Tennis in Cambridge (Waikato Tennis Club of the Year 2018, 2020 & 2021 )

Club members and visitors can book a court online using Pay2Play, an online booking, payment and access system where you can book a court for a game at your convenience. 

Simple instructions are given on the site. Club members – no fee. Visitors – a booking fee applies.
Member Booking Instructions Click this link Pay2Play Booking Instructions 1.1

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 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.


Term 4 coaching has begun and all groups are full

The term will run for 8 weeks. With one running 7 weeks to allow for Labour day.

You’re able to sign up through the link below. There is currently space in all
of the sessions, but places are limited and will be done on a first
come, first served basis.

Please note that there is a $50 fee per term to non-members of CRC, to cover court hire. This is invoiced separately by the Cambridge Racquets Club.
Please click on the link below for registration details:

To find out more about membership options and specials you can do so through

Would you like to represent our club & play tennis against other clubs in the region? Not got a team? We can match you up with one.

TERM 4 already leagues have already started, could only now be added as fill ins.

JUNIOR INTERCLUB (up to 17 years)
Played on Saturday Mornings
Home and away fixtures
Team format will be decided once clubs have registered players
Starts October 29th
Ends 1st April
Break for Christmas/holidays 3rd December to 11th February


Played on Monday Mornings
Home and away fixtures
Teams of 4 - each player plays 3 doubles matches (first to 9 games format) per fixture
Starts Monday 17 Oct to Monday 5 Dec 
Ends Monday 20 March                             
Break for Christmas/holidays on 5th December, play resumes 13th Feb

Played on Friday evenings
Home and away fixtures
Teams of 4 - each player plays 1 singles and 1 doubles match per fixture
Starts Friday 28th December
Ends Friday March 31st
Break for Christmas/holidays on 9th December, play resumes 27th January


Tuesday evenings at the Tennis Centre, Wairere Drive, Hamilton
Teams of 2 women and 2 men
Each player plays 2 doubles matches (2 set format), one mixed, one women’s/men/s
Starts Tuesday 18 Oct to Tuesday 6 Dec 
Ends Tuesday 28 March                             
Break for Christmas/holidays from 6th December to 31st January

If you would like to enter please email


Well, what a fantastic day!!

Thank you to everyone who came along! It was so good to see so many people enjoying a game of tennis, or squash, sausages from the BBQ, the coaching session from the fantastic kiwi tennis coaches.
Couple of winners to announce,
Guess the number of balls:
Congratulations to first place guessers Zoe and Claire Bertrand
And runners up Clair, Carmen, and Steph.
Fastest serve:
Nathan Twaddle took out the title for fastest men's serve 152 km/hr, in a very tightly contested competition. Honorable mentions go to Coach Andrew, Bradley, Curtis, Bevan, and Alan.
Carli van zyl won the fastest women's competition serving at 125 km/hr.
Thank you to the Tennis Committee and the amazing Kim for organising the day and too all those members who made it happen. Bob, Gail, Carl, David and Donald on the speed gun, the fantastic BBQ boys, those who did baking, Carli, Richie, Tracy, Graeme etc…. The list goes on! Thank you Everyone! These events don’t happen without you.
Our Clubs professional photographer Jamie took some pictures on the day, have look through, they are amazing!

Tennis Club Champs Finals 2022

Congratulation's to all participants who make this years Club Champs a success.

Congrats to the winners and a huge thanks to Wayne and the Committee for the tireless work is getting this all up & Running ..

Ladies Div. A Doubles: Rosie Smith/Anna McGahan 
Junior Boys Singles WINNER - Cameron Hill
Junior Boys Doubles WINNERS - Cameron Hill / Kurt Fuller
Men’s A Singles Championship WINNER - Oskar Williams
Men’s A Singles Plate WINNER - Daniel Smith
Men’s B Singles Championship WINNER - Dee Isaacs
Men’s A Doubles Plate WINNERS - Nitin Sukhija / Peter MacLauchlan
Men’s B Doubles Championship WINNERS - Paul Carpenter / David Collie
Women’s A Singles Championship WINNER - Anna McGahan
Women’s B Singles Championship WINNER  - Sally Bridgens
Women’s A Doubles Plate WINNERS - Tracy Bowell / Katie McQuade
Mixed A Doubles WINNERS - Rosie Smith / Wayne Peterson
Mixed A Doubles Plate WINNERS - Tracy Bowell / Mark Rodrgues
Mixed B Doubles WINNERS - Leah Harris / Carwyn Mellow


Congratulations to the following players who have won & placed in their Divisions in this year’s Tennis Club Champs!

Men’s Division 1 Singles – WINNER - Oskar Williams
Men’s Division 1 Singles – RUNNER UP – Josiah Simmonds
Men’s Division 1 Singles – PLATE WINNER – Grant Cameron
Men’s Division 1 Singles – PLATE RUNNER UP – Richie Hill

Men’s Division 1 Doubles– WINNERS - Mike Elliott/Chris Jacobson
Men’s Division 1 Doubles– RUNNERS UP – Stephen Risi/ Tony Dikmans
Men’s Division 1 Doubles – PLATE WINNERS – Woza Hoy/Goga Khatoev
Men’s Division 1 Doubles – PLATE RUNNERS UP – Wayne Peterson/Greg Thornton

Men’s Division 2 Singles – WINNER - Eddie Wilkinson
Men’s Division 2 Singles – RUNNER UP – Clive Wilkinson

Men’s Division 2 Doubles– WINNERS – Andrew Findlay/James Wilson
Men’s Division 2 Doubles– RUNNERS UP – Eddie Wilkinson/Clive Wilkinson

Women’s Division 1 Singles – WINNER – Mandi Portegys
Women’s Division 1 Singles – RUNNER UP – Rosie Smith
Women’s Division 1 Singles – PLATE WINNER – Anna McGahan
Women’s Division 1 Singles – PLATE RUNNER UP – Tracy Bowell

Women’s Division 2 Singles – WINNER – Leah Harris
Women’s Division 2 Singles – RUNNER UP – Linda Webster
Women’s Division 2 Singles – PLATE WINNER – Amelia Gardner

Women’s Doubles Division 1 – WINNERS – Mandi Portegys/ Keeley Portegys
Women’s Doubles Division 1 – RUNNERS UP – Anna McGahan/ Rosie Smith
Women’s Division 2 Doubles – WINNERS – Kay Rickman/ Sue Allison
Women’s Division 2 Doubles – RUNNERS UP – Leah Harris/Linda Webster
Women’s Division 2 Doubles – PLATE WINNERS – To be Played
Women’s Division 2 Doubles – PLATE RUNNERS UP – To be Played

Mixed Doubles Division 1 - WINNERS – Anna McGahan/Woza Hoy
Mixed Doubles Division 1 – RUNNERS UP – Gary Redgate/Keeley Portegys
Mixed Doubles Division 1 – PLATE WINNERS – Leah Harris/Carwyn Mellow
Mixed Doubles Division 1 – RUNNERS UP – James Gardner/Amelia Gardner

Mixed Doubles Division 2 - WINNERS – Clive Wilkinson/Jude Bower
Mixed Doubles Division 2 – RUNNERS UP –  To be Played

Junior Girls Singles – WINNER - Annabel Chapman
Junior Boys Singles – WINNER - Eddie Wilkinson
Junior Boys Under 10yrs Singles – Winner - To be Played

Junior Boys Doubles – WINNERS – Eddie Wilkinson/Ryan Gullery

Tennis Activities

Monday - Casual club night - 6:00pm - 7:30 pm

Tuesday - Men's doubles casual tennis from 6:00pm

Wednesday - Club morning from 9:00am (friendly matchplay)                     

Thursday - Winter casual doubles and mixed doubles  from 6pm

Sunday - Casual club day - 3pm to 5pm

Coaching - Monday, Wednesday & Friday.
For more information 027 360 1660 /

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