The NSJTA is looking for volunteers to assist to coordinate representative teams as part of the Tennis Events Committee.

The NSJTA enters teams in seven main representative events/competitions each year:

  • Daphne Fancutt Shield — January (2-day event)
  • Pat Cash Cup — January (3-day event)
  • Wayne Arthurs Cup — April (2-day event)
  • Junior Pennant — July to November (Sunday mornings – 10-week season)
  • Pat Pearce Carnival — September (3-day event)
  • Frank Sedgman Cup — August (2-day event)
  • Alicia Molik Cup — December (2-day event)

Volunteers would be allocated a representative event to organise. The role of event organiser would include:

  • Reviewing the list of applicants received from online nomination forms
  • Selecting the team for the event in consultation with other members of the Tennis Events Committee in accordance with the NSJTA’s Representative Events Selection Policy
  • Advising applicants of the outcome of their application
  • Registering the team with the event organisers
  • Providing players with relevant event information, including location, match times etc.
  • Ensuring players have NSJTA t-shirts and balls are supplied were applicable
  • Where possible, being onsite for the event or selecting and briefing a team manger to —
    • liaise with event hosts
    • co-ordinate with parents and players during the event
    • determine award winners for NSJTA when applicable
    • provide players with NSJTA event recognition wrist bands.

If you are interested in joining the Tennis Events Committee and assisting with teams for representative events, please email matchsecretary@nsjta.org.au or contact the Match Secretary, Kym Baker on 0413 527 902.