Tennis

Tennis activities for everyone

Our four astroturf (artificial grass) tennis courts were recently resurfaced and are well-used by our growing tennis community. We have tennis activities and events for all ages, abilities and interests.

Come and hit tennis balls with us!

What we do

Free tennis coaching for members

Seniors

2.30-3.15pm Sundays spring and summer — for beginners: learn the basics in a fun, relaxed session. Balls and racquets supplied.

Juniors

Tuesday after school. Lessons for beginners and intermediates with our pro coach.

Sunday Club Day

A fun social club session — 2-4pm Sundays, during the summer — for young and old, beginners and advanced.

All games organised for you — very soclal doubles and mixed doubles.

Members of the public are very welcome to attend two sessions for free to see if they might like to join the club.

Midweek Senior Tennis

9am each Friday. Social tennis is followed by morning tea (upstairs in the clubrooms). New players welcome.

Interclub

Please note: Our courts are booked out every weekend from 29 January – 20 March 2022 (excluding Waitangi Day weekend) for interclub and club day activities.

Senior

We have three mixed teams that play in the Wellington mixed competition on a Saturday afternoon and a senior men’s team that plays Saturday morning. Most matches are played at Ōtaki.

New players welcome. For more information, contact Gary Quigan.

Junior

In 2022, we had six junior interclub teams:

  • three in the 2022 junior Kapi-Mana competition (Saturday morning)
  • three in the 2022 Hot Shots novice competition (Sunday mornings).

For more information, contact Matt O’Sullivan.

Ball machine

Use our ball machine whenever you want to improve your game.

Tennis fees

Fees for tennis are on this page.

Priority court usage

Ōtaki Sports Club has priority use of the tennis courts during between October and March at the following times:

  • Saturday 8am-1pm (4 courts)
  • Saturday 1pm-6pm (2 courts)
  • Wednesday 4pm-8pm (4 courts)
  • Friday 8am-1pm (3 courts)
  • Sunday 8am-1pm (2 courts)
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