Tennis in Cambridge (TWTV Club of the Year)

Tennis is one of the most popular summer sports, with players all around the world. At Cambridge Racquets Club, we are proud of our top class facilities and floodlight tennis courts.

Tennis Waikato Thames Valley Inc is the supporting body for tennis in the region. They organise tournaments, interclub, and events, and are based out of the Waikato Tennis Centre in Hamilton. Tennis New Zealand are the National body who look after the Heineken Open, ASB Classic, and National Inititatives.


Date:                  Monday, 2 December 2019
Venue:               Thornton Road, Cambridge
Time:                 Registrations open at 8.30am Round 1....     Briefing at 8.50am
         Play starts at 9.00am, 2nd round arrive no later than 9.30am
Entry:                $20 per player, payable on the day.
                         Closing date: Thursday 28 November 2019
Partner:             Bring a partner or we can match you up with one
Games:              Round Robin format played to time
Format:              Morning Tea and lunch provided, followed by prizegiving.  Feel free to accessorise in Xmas theme.
Xmas Hamper Raffle $2.00 ticket or 3 for $5.00
Contact:            Wayne Peterson, e.


Registrations are now open for our Term 1 Tennis School Holiday Programme.
WHERE: Cambridge Racquets Club (Thornton Rd)
WHEN: 13 to 17 January, and 20 to 24 January
WHO: Kiwi Tennis Waikato & Cambridge Racquets Club
½ days offered
9am - 12pm each day
$30 half day
$110 half day week, (Mon to Fri)
Early Drop Off from 8.30am available
Sign up Online via - Holiday Programmes


Registrations are now open for our Term 1 Junior Tennis Coaching.

Registrations are now open for our Term 1 Junior Tennis Coaching.
This very popular summer programme commences on Monday 10 February & runs for an 8 week training term.
Our coaches have confirmed that they will be offering training sessions on Monday, Wednesday & Saturday.
Squads will full fast & we will close off registrations on Tuesday 4 February.
Please refer the attached flyer for training squad times.
To book, please email Wayne on


Congratulations to all players who participated in this year’s Tennis Club Champs competition.
There was some fantastic tennis played, in all divisions over the two day playing period!
A big thank you to the Tennis Committee for all the work behind the scenes, especially Anne Spelchan keeping for keeping all games flowing throughout the day. 

Your 2019 Club Champ Winners are as follows:
Ladies Div 1 Singles Champs Winner:  (Mandi Portegys)
Men's Div 1 Singles Champs Winner:  (Jack Portegys)
Men’s Div 1 Doubles Champs Winners: (Mike Elliott/Chris Jacobson)
Men’s Div 2 Doubles Champs Winners:  (Vinnie Simmonds/Carl Jones)
Ladies Div 2 Doubles Champs Winners:  (Belinda Myers/Polly Robson)
Mixed Dbles Div 1 Doubles Champs Winners:  (Jack Portegys & Mandi Portegys)
Mixed Dbles Div 1 Doubles Plate Winners:  (Andrew McFetridge/Hannah Torrance)
Mixed Dbles Div 2 Doubles Plate Winners:  ( Sheryl Carpenter & Paul Carpenter)
Ladies Div 2 Singles Champs Winner:  (Julie Dillon)
Men's Division 2 Tennis Club Champs Doubles:  (Carl Jones & Vinnie Simmonds)
Ladies Div 2 Doubles Plate Winners:  (Lynda McMillan & Lyn Brough)
Men's Div 2 Singles Plate Winner:  (Norman Franke)
Ladies Div 1 Singles Plate Winner:  (Katie McQuade)
Ladies Div 1 Doubles Champs Winners:  (Rosie Smith & Anna McGahan)
Men's Div 1 Singles Plate Winner:  (Steve Risi)
Men's Div 2 Singles Champs Winner:  (Vinnie Simmonds)
Mixed Doubles Div 2 Doubles Champs Winners:  (Roger Hocking & Anne Spelchan)
Men’s Div 1 Doubles Plate Winners:  (Mike Wood & Alan Mackie (Max)
Junior Boys Singles Champs Winner:  (Liam Frederiks)
Junior Girls Singles Champs Winner:  (Annabel Chapman)

Tennis Activities

Monday - Casual Club Night - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Tuesday - Men's Doubles League Tennis from 6:00pm

Wednesday - Club Morning from 9:30am (friendly matchplay)
                     - Mitre10 Mixed Doubles League from 6.30pm

Thursday - Ladies League from 6pm

Coaching - Monday - Friday.
Contact Wayne Peterson for more information 027 360 1660 /

Thank you to our tennis sponsors