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TuksTennis Achieves its 5th Big Tournament Victory
Samantha Viney
Posted on 23 Jan 2014

TuksTennis recently achieved its 5th big tournament victory in a row and is proving to be a giant force to be reckoned with in the local tennis arena.




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All TuksTennis in the TuksOpen Men’s Final
Samantha Viney
Posted on 30 Oct 2013

The past two weekends of October, TuksTennis hosted their annual TuksOpen Tournament. Once again the 2013 TuksOpen Men’s final was contested by Tuks players.

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Tuks Snatches The Title
TuksTennis Team
Posted on 15 Oct 2013

The Department of Education hosted a tournament at the Tuks courts on 12 October to choose an under 17 team to represent Gauteng in the Summer Games in Bloemfontein during the month of December.

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Tuks Nationals Tour
TuksTennis Team
Posted on 04 Oct 2013

Seventeen TuksTennis players went to a windy Bloemfontein for the junior Nationals an Key Health open Tour from the 20th till the 30th of September

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Tuks Open
TuksTennis Team
Posted on 04 Oct 2013

The Tuks Open entry date closes on the 4th of October DO NOT FORGET TO ENTER.

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TuksTennis Rules Second Consecutive Tournament
TuksTennis Team
Posted on 17 Sep 2013

TuksTennis produced the Ladies and Men's winners for the invitational Gauteng North tournament played at Groenkloof Tennis Club.

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TuksTennis Rules Gautneg East Open
tuksTennis Team
Posted on 06 Sep 2013

Eight TuksTennis players entered the gauteng East tournament, producing spectacular results over the last two weekends in August

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New up and coming Tennis star
Vuyo Nxakala
Posted on 20 Mar 2013

Adam van Harte is a 12 year old boy with loads of talent. He plays various sports including hockey, golf, swimming, cricket, soccer, athletics and tennis.

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The Tuks Open Tennis Tournament
Theulice Maree
Posted on 19 Mar 2013

The TuksOpen Tournament 2013 was a huge success. The tournament was held at the TuksTennis Club on the TuksTennis courts at the University of Pretoria Sports Grounds. Played over two weekends starting on the 2nd and 3rd of March and concluding the 9th and 10th March, many players entered this fantastic event.

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TuksTennis Championships
Theulice Maree
Posted on 19 Mar 2013

The Tuks Club Championships was recently held on the 16th and 17th of March. 55 student players from the University of Pretoria played in this tournament and challenged each other to see who the top players are! The aim of the Club champs was to identify the top six boys and girls at the TuksTennis Club, who will represent the University of Pretoria at Sun City this year.

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TuksTennis junior performed great in Durban Tournaments
Anesta Endres
Posted on 06 Jul 2012

Each year in the June/ July holiday the TuksTennis juniors tour down to Durban to participate in the KZN Coca Cola – and KZN Key Health Tournaments.

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TuksTennis: TuksTennis junior elected to represent Mozambique at the CPLP games
Anesta Endres
Posted on 05 Jun 2012

TuksTennis junior, Fabio Mendes, was elected to represent his home country, Mozambique, at the CPLP games from 7 to 15 July.

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TuksTennis: Get in shape for summer now
Anesta Endres
Posted on 05 Jun 2012

TuksTennis invites all interested ladies and gents to join our “Get fit for summer” sessions.

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TuksTennis: Launching of a new Open Tennis Club
Anesta Endres
Posted on 23 Apr 2012

TuksTennis will launch a new Open Club on the 5th of May. This club will be open to all personnel, alumni members, mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters and even grand -mom and -dad.

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TuksTennis: Open day for all junior tennis players.
Anesta Endres
Posted on 23 Apr 2012

TuksTennis invites all junior tennis players to our opening in which we will introduce our new and exciting junior program.

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Tuks juniors represent Gauteng North at Inter-Provincials
Anesta Endres
Posted on 14 Mar 2012

TuksTennis is proud to announce that two of its juniors were chosen to represent Gauteng North in the Inter-Provincial Tournament taking place at the UP Sports ground from 31 March to 3 April.

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TuksTennis: SA Wheelchair star wins Australian Adelaide Open
A. Endres
Posted on 31 Jan 2012

South Africa’s No.1 quad player, Lucas Sithole, has proved his worth at the Be Active Adelaide Wheelchair Open held in Australia recently when he clinched the quad singles and doubles tournament titles. Following that success, Sithole was runner-up in the ensuing Melbourne Open.

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TuksTennis: Tennis star Bianca for Rag Queen
A. Endres
Posted on 31 Jan 2012

TuksTennis star Bianca Swanepoel made the finals of the Rag Queen competition this year.

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Wheelchair Tennis Players Set to Make South Africa Proud in US and Canada
WTSA
Posted on 31 Aug 2011

Two of the country's Wheelchair Tennis South Africa (WTSA) players, Kgothatso Montjane and Lucas Sithole, both of whom were recently named SASCOC Sportspersons of the Year in the disabled category, are set to travel to the US and Canada to participate in three significant international events in September.

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TuksTennis Star - Dylan Bernatzky
Posted on 24 Aug 2011

Dylan Bernatzky from TuksTennis shined at International Tournaments the past holiday.

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TuksTennis : Two wheelchair players bring home South African Sports Awards
Posted on 24 Aug 2011

Wheelchair Tennis South Africa's (WTSA) superstars, Kgothatso Montjane and Lucas Sithole were named Sportspersons of the Year, in the disabled category, at a ceremony held at Sun City. Montjane was judged against a tough line up, with athletes like Natalie du Toit and fellow swimmer Emily Gray also in the running. Sithole was up against equally stiff competition with track and field athlete, Hilton Langenhoven and sprinter Samkelo Radebe vying for the title

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Young tennis star shines
Anesta Endres
Posted on 26 Jul 2011

At the young age of 9, Andile won the CSIR/Proactive u/12 Tennis tournament this past holiday.

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Team South Africa Represents the Nation with Pride at the International Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup
Posted on 01 May 2011

With the conclusion of the ITF Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup - the most prestigious tennis event ever staged in this country - great admiration was served up for South Africa's finest wheelchair tennis players. The team of 12 players, four coaches and one team manager were hand selected to compete in a pool of 300 players from 34 nations. South Africa was entered into four divisions: Men's', Group II, Women's, Quad's, and Junior's.

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SA Wheelchair Tennis Player Kgothatso Montjane Unbeaten at the World Team Cup
Posted on 30 Apr 2011

Kgothatso Montjane, part of the South African wheelchair tennis women's team, was unbeaten at the ITF World Team Cup held at the University of Pretoria, Sports Grounds, in Tshwane.

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South African Men Celebrate Great Results at Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup
Posted on 29 Apr 2011

South Africa played out for third/forth position in the World Group II against Chile today, (29 April) with an excellent result, winning 2-1, securing third place. The match is part of the ITF Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup held at the University of Pretoria, Sports Grounds in Tshwane.

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Brilliant Results as South Africa Reaches Semifinals at World Team Cup
Posted on 28 Apr 2011

The South African men's team reached the wheelchair tennis ITF World Team Cup semi finals in the World Men's II group. This is a first for South Africa in addition to hosting an event of this stature. The annual event is the most prestigious tournament on the wheelchair tennis calendar and has attracted over 300 players from 34 nations.

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South Africa Fairs Well At the Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup
Posted on 26 Apr 2011

Today, (26 April) the ITF Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup - the most prestigious tennis event ever staged in this country - served up some great tennis from the South African Men's team. The team is entered into the Mens' Group II where the men seem adamant to perform well on day two.

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South Africa has revealed its squad for the upcoming Wheelchair Tennis ITF World Team Cup
Posted on 21 Apr 2011

Wheelchair Tennis South Africa (WTSA) and its presenting sponsor Airports Company South Africa, alongside the Department of Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA), and City of Tshwane today (Wednesday, 16 March 2011) announced the team that will represent South Africa in the ITF World Team Cup.

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Top new coach joins TuksTennis
Posted on 23 Mar 2010

Coach Louis Steenkamp recently arrived from the USA where he lived for the last 12 years.

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Tuks juniors excell
Posted on 09 Nov 2009

Four TuksTennis junior players were selected for the SA Schools team after the National Championshps.

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