2019 OPEN TOURNAMENT
The 2019 Ballina Open Tennis Australia ATM tournament was held from 3-6th January. The tournament was sponsored by Cherry Street Sports and attracted 226 participants locally and from interstate to 17 events ranging from 10 years and under to Open age.
The winner of the men’s Open was Will Maher from Brisbane, who defeated Haru Santon from the Gold Coast, in a hard fought final 6-4 5-7 6-2. The women’s champion was 16 year old Cyan Sun, also from the Gold Coast, who prevailed over last year’s winner, Shannon Beckett, in an equally close encounter 2-6 6-3 6-3.
Full results can be found in the Tennis Australia Tournaments website.
SENIORS SOCIAL TOURNAMENTS
The club conducts a number of Sunday Social Round Robin Seniors (50 years and over) doubles tournaments, targeted at members and players from other clubs.
Theses events are sponsored by Palm Lake and Ballina Ramada, which offers a 10% accommodation discount for visitors to these tournaments and at any other time except time during peak holiday periods.