Elizabeth Peers joins Lois Plowman and Cheryl Hewitt as our third female Hall of Fame inductee. Elizabeth accepted the award in front of her peers, colleagues, and family at the TCAV annual awards night at Royal South Yarra LTC on Sunday December 3. Liz was moved by the surprise appearance and beautiful words of daughter Sally. Husband Bill and brother Trevor Little were also there to support Liz. Liz joins a very celebrated list of Hall of Fame inductees as featured on our Honour Roll and Honour Board (pictured)
TCAV is delighted to announce that JD coach James Cooper from the Elsternwick Park Tennis Centre was the lucky winner of the $3000 contribution prize from the TCAV to attend the USTA / USPTA conference in New York City in September 2018. James name was drawn out at the TCAV Awards night at RSY last Sunday.
The TCAV Board made the decision several years ago that it would use some of the interest from its reserves to help fund a member to further their tennis education anywhere in the world. As we have a working relationship (great member benefit) with the […]
The TCAV Honour Board is proudly displayed in the Tennis Victoria offices. Check out the names on this Board. The reason tennis thrives and coaches can teach tennis as a profession can be attributed to many of the people on this board particularly the trailblazing pioneers.
TCAV continues the tradition of recognising the great achievents of our members. On Sunday December 3 four of our loyal members stepped up to the podium at the magnificent Royal South Yarra Tennis Club to receive their prestigious awards. Each spoke eloquently and passionately about their life as a tennis coach and their love for the sport and their profession.
Legend Norm Cahill at 86 years of age caught the train down from Nagambeee to be a part of the celebrations together with many of our Hall of Fame inductees. These included Lois Plowman, Terry Stone, Colin Price, and Larry Dempster.
Letter from the President
For those members who did not have a chance to read Julie’s most recent communication here is a copy.
Congratulations and thank you to all the players, officials, tournaments directors, and winners of the TCAV Platinum tournament conducted at the brilliant Hume Tennis Centre and one of Australia’s longest running tournaments the TCAV JT Gold based at MCC Glen Iris TC
Tim Connelly from Complete Tennis and Lynn gilled again did a wonderful job running smooth and vibrant tournamentS
Thank you to our very loyal sponsors Technifibre.
All the results can be see seen on the Tennis Australia tournaments results page.
The TCAV Awards night is rapidly approaching. This year it will be held at the magnificent Royal South Yarra Tennis Club on Sunday 3rd December commencing at 5pm and concluding at 8pm.
Come and support your fellow coaches and listen to the amazing journeys and achievements of the award winners.
We welcome nominations in each of the categories from Rookie, Rising Star, and George Gilmour Memorial Trophy for most outstanding Club Coach. For further information go to the following links:
The TCAV Committee of Management will also be considering new inductees into the coveted categories of TCAV Hall of Fame and Legend, and […]
TA / TV offer a comprehensive calendar of PD workshops that can be located on Bounce. The most recent was a brilliant three part Business Development workshop conducted at the Mantra Hotel in St Kilda. The presentations including internal gurus Steve Marquis, David Phillips, and Kane Dewhurst and other external on multiple topics including business planning, human resources, job applications etc, etc were extremely valuable and gave great insight and direction in taking your business and business practices to the next level
We encourage all TACM members to attend the incredibly diverse array of PD opportunities available.
Did you know TCAV and USPTA two of the world’s longest standing professional coaching organisations enjoy a wonderful relationship enabling our members to become USPTA members with no additional training or examinations for a very small fee?
We encourage our Club Pros and higher certification to take advantage of this and be able to access the many benefits USPTA offer. This includes discount attendance at USPTA conferences, access to USPTA educational materials and resources, and the right to display USPTA logo on your letterheads, social media, etc.
Each year one of our members is randomly drawn from our membership list to receive […]
TCAV conducted the first of our series of workshops on Friday 19th May to compliment the fantastic opportunities currently offered by Tennis Australia Coach Membership. Organised by Board member AJ Muscillo and hosted at St Andrews Gardiner Tennis Club by Richard Bruce Smith, TCAV members attended free of charge and were presented with two excellent professional workshops.
Master Racquet Technician and head stringer at CET Stringer in Melbourne Peter Haberberger conducted a very practical, interactive, and informative workshop on racquet stringing enjoyed by all.
This workshop was then followed by a very important presentation on Superannuation which is a topic we […]