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  • Tennis


    The school offers tennis at all levels through:

    Senior A – The opportunity each year to play some of the best players in the country through various teams events.

    Inter-schools vs Napier and New Plymouth Boys’ High Schools

    Senior Quadrangular vs Hamilton Boys’ High, Auckland Grammar School and Wellington College

    Super 8, an event PNBHS has won in 2015 and 2016

    National Secondary Schools teams event. In 2016, PNBHS finished 3rd in NZ, our best ever finish.

     

    Junior A – The opportunity each year to play some of the best Junior players in the country through various teams events.

    Inter-schools vs Napier and New Plymouth Boys’ High Schools in term 1

    Junior Quadrangular vs Hamilton Boys’ High, Auckland Grammar School and Wellington College in term 4, hosted by Hamilton Boys’ High School

    Junior Quadrangular vs Tauranga Boys’ College, Napier and New Plymouth Boys’ High Schools in term 4

     

    Squad Coaching Groups

    Coaching is at PNBHS Tennis Courts

    For those who are playing local Interclub and aspire to play in the Senior and Junior A Squads.  Currently, a ranking of S8 or better is required to be part of the A Squad, S10 or better for the B Squad.  Please contact Hamish Forbes (Master in Charge) for details

     

    Thursday Intermediate Coaching

    Aimed at those who have played tennis but are not playing interclub or those who are playing Junior/Senior interclub (max Ranking of S10) and want more tennis.

     

    Tuesday Junior Beginners

    For those who want to try tennis or have only just picked up a racquet.  Match play with one or two squad coaching sessions provided over the term.



    Uniform:

    White PNBHS Tennis shirt, blue PNBHS tennis shorts and white socks available at the PNBHS Uniform Shop. Inter-school teams have playing uniform provided


    Beginners (Juniors only)         $20 (Term)

     

    This is regular match play, where students play against each other in singles/doubles depending on numbers.  Included is one professional squad training session.  If we have the numbers, then there may be a second coaching session.  Boys will need their own racquet

     

    Starts Tuesday 13th Feb and runs for 7 weeks, with the last session on March 27th.

    Time: 3.30pm PNBHS Tennis Courts

    Sign in through this link https://goo.gl/mu73Tc

     

    Intermediate                           $70 (Term)

     

    Aimed at those who have played tennis but are not playing interclub or those who are playing Junior/Senior interclub (max Ranking of S10) and want more tennis.

     

    One hour of coaching with 24 Straight Tennis per week

     

    Starts Thursday 15th February and runs for 7 weeks, with the last session on Thursday 29th March.

    Time: 3.30pm PNBHS

     

    Sign up through this link https://goo.gl/qHDp76

     

    Representing PNBHS

     

    If your son wishes to be considered for the interschool teams at Junior and Senior level, then he will need to be playing Interclub, have a Configure ranking of S10 or better and willing to be part of our squad coaching.  If you are interested please contact Hamish Forbes via email forbesh@pnbhs.school.nz



                       

                  


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