Easter Tournament

Myrtleford Lawn Tennis Club Easter Tournament is the highlight of our Tennis Season. The competition attracts hundreds of tennis players from around Australia.

2019 marks the 30th year of the Myrtleford tournament. From humble days without computers in 1990 to now being one of the most popular tournaments in country Victoria. We will have a memorabilia display for our 30th. There will also be peaked hats, stubby holders, t shirts and calico bags for sale as a memento of our 30 years. Order forms will be available soon. watch this space.

30th Anniversary Merchandise

To celebrate our 30th anniversary we have merchandise for sale.

Items for purchase are

White T Shirt with logo

Stubby holder with logo

White peaked hat with logo

Calico carry bag with logo

View these items in our gallery ( more pics to still be uploaded )

Merchandise must be pre-ordered on the order form below and e mailed to info@myrtlefordtennis.com.au . Orders close on Friday 15 March. It is unlikely that merchandise will be available at Easter.

30th Easter Tournament merchandise order form    click here

Entries for Senior events for the 2019 tournament have reached our limit and are now CLOSED 

Junior entries are now CLOSED

2019 Complete Easter Entry form    click here     Word doc version

2019 Easter Entry page only          click here 

Please print and read the Front page and Conditions of Competition. The entry form can be downloaded

Continuation of New Grade events from 2018

 Men’s Open A B C D 

Women’s Open A B C D

A new grade, D grade, has been introduced to cater for the lower level and social players who are unable to be competitive at the C grade level. Players who were successful in D grade in 2018 will not be permitted to play in D Grade in 2019. Please read the Conditions of Competition page carefully for a full explanation 

All entries received by E mail will be acknowledged by return E mail within 24 hours of the E mail being received. If this does not happen please contact Peter by E mail. Check your spam / junk folder first

Postal entries are discouraged.

DAILY TIMETABLES:    Schedule of play

In 2018 year players can access the timetables from our website and our Facebook page Like us first though

Friday Grass Court Timetable ( Seniors ) of matches   2018       Click here

Friday Hard Court timetable of matches ( Juniors )  2018   click here

Saturday Hard Court timetable of matches ( Juniors ) 2018    click here

Saturday Grass Court Timetable ( Seniors ) 2018         click here

Sunday Grass Court Timetable ( Seniors ) 2018          click here

Monday Junior Mixed at Hard Courts Timetable      click here

Monday Senior Timetable of Matches           click here

If you find a clash of times please ring Peter on 0438 522 141

Our advice: Print and highlight. It is the player’s responsibility to check the draw carefully.

 Proposed 2018 Finals schedule ( weather and player clash dependant )

Women’s Open Singles: Saturday 1.20,   Men’s Open Singles: Saturday 3.20

Women’s A Grade Saturday 10.00,  Men’s A Grade Singles: Saturday 4.40

Women’s B Singles: Saturday 3.20,  Men’s B Grade Singles: Saturday 3.20

Women’s C Singles, Saturday 4.40,  Men’s C Grade Singles: Saturday 4.40

Men’s D Singles: Saturday 2.00

Women’s Open Doubles: Saturday 3.45,  Men’s Open Doubles: Sunday 2.55

Women’s A Doubles: Monday 12.00,    Men’s A Grade Doubles: Monday 12.00

Women’s B Grade Doubles: Monday 11.00,  Men’s B Doubles, Monday 11.00

Women’s C Grade Doubles, Monday 12.00,  Men’s C Doubles, Monday 12.00

Women’s D Doubles: Monday 11.00,  Men’s D Grade Doubles: Monday 11.00

Women’s Veterans Doubles: Monday 9.45,  Men’s Veterans Doubles, Monday 9.45

Men’s Legends Doubles, Monday 1.15

Open, A,  B, C, D 13, & 16 Mixed:  Monday late afternoon

Junior Singles finals, Friday 6.00pm Girl’s 14, Combined 10

Saturday 11.00: Boy’s 16, Girl’s 16, Boy’s 14, Girl’s 12, Boy’s 12

All Junior Doubles finals, Saturday 2.15 unless round robin

Player Information   2018

  • A timetable is used for all 4 days of the tournament.
  • Players are required to report to the Tournament room 15 minutes prior to their advertised playing time ( with their playing equipment ) and remain in the vicinity of the clubhouse. Players run the risk of being forfeited from that match if not on time.
  • Once players have been given an allocated court and playing slip they are required to wait behind that court and be ready to move onto the court as the preceding match players shake hands.
  • Players are asked to warm up, stretch etc before going onto the court.
  • Hit up time is only 5 minutes and the referees will instruct players to start if slow to do so. This applies to all grades.
  • Match lengths:

Singles

1st ,2rd and 3rd round singles: First to 7, tie break at 6 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE ,

Quarter  finals, semi-finals and finals are first to 8 games, tie break at 7 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE.

Doubles and Mixed

Women’s and Men’s Doubles: Pool of 3 pairs:  First to 7 games, tie break at 6 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE

Pool of 4 pairs: First to 6 games, tie break at 5 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE

Mixed Pool matches: First to 6 games, tie break at 5 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE.

Mixed Knockout matches: First to 7 games, tie break at 6 all and SUDDEN DEATH DEUCE

  • The winning player is required to return the balls and completed playing slip immediately after the match to the Tournament room.
  • Singles knockout draws, Doubles round robin draws and playing conditions can be found in the clubhouse on the notice board.
  • There will always be 2 tournament referees on duty at the grass courts and 1 referee on duty at the hardcourts. If a dispute arises, players must call for a referee.
  • The timetable of matches for the current day can be found on the Clubhouse front window.
  • The timetable for the next day’s play will be on the club’s website( www.myrtlefordtennis.com.au ) by 8.00pm

2014 Easter Results

2013 Easter Results

2016 Easter Results    click here

2017 Easter Results      click here