Tennis

"Inland Technology" Tennis Program 

In 2022, Tennis was re-introduced to the NIAS Program through the support of Tennis Australia (NSW Talent Development) and sponsor, Inland Technology, to provide enhanced player pathway opportunities in the Northern Inland region for both girls and boys Under 15 years. This program was designd to compliment and extend identified athletes in the Regional Zone Squad and enhance their personal development holistically. NIAS is currenly working with Tennis NSW to finalise opportunities and the program for 2023.

Online Applications

Selected athletes will be identified for the program. However, ALL athletes wishing to be considered for any NIAS program should participate in the Talent Identification Day on Saturday 29 October (10am-1pm) 2022, at Scully Park in Tamworth, and should complete an application through the yellow Apply button on the right (or at the bottom of the page for mobile users). 

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2022 "Inland Technology" Tennis Squad

Lauren Appleby Moree
Sophie Bailey Armidale
Charo Brown Armidale
Max Judd Nemingha
Mason Louis Gunnedah
Amarni Louis Gunnedah
Archie McCormack Gunnedah
Isabella Purvis Guyra
 
Program Staff

Jarrod Campbell (Coach/Program Manager)

Greg Royle (Tennis Australia - Talent Operations Manager – NSW/ACT)

Application Details

Who is Eligible

Talent identified U15 male and female athletes by invitation only. To be considered, athletes must attend the NIAS Talent Identification Day to be held on Saturday 29 October (10am - 1pm) at Scully Park in Tamworth.

Program year

This opportunity will be offered for the period November 2022 - September 2023. Program dates are TBC.

PrOgram Outcomes

This program is designed to provide specialised performance support education, along with technical and tactical skills to compliment Regional Tennis pathway program.

Program content

Athletes are invited to join the NIAS Tennis program based on past performance, talent identification day results, attitude and commitment to Tennis, and be able to:

  • Attend all regional training days
  • Attend the NSW Country Championships
  • Attend Performance Support and NIAS events such as the annual Academy Awards 
  • Be willing to embrace other opportunities in the Tennis pathway.

Athlete Benefits

  • Specialised training support by accredited coaches
  • NIAS Clothing Pack - NIAS white polo shirt and NIAS cap (additional items available for purchase)
  • Invitations to events such as the Academy Awards.

Athlete Commitments

  • Attend all program activities
  • Be committed to a holistic approach to their development, both on and off the court
  • Comply with the training requirements and respond in a positive manner to any suggestion or criticism
  • Maintain an appropriate performance standard to continue to receive a scholarship
  • Behave and dress in an appropriate manner when representing the NIAS and its sponsors
  • Wear NIAS apparel when representing the Academy at events
  • Make yourself available to sponsors and the media for promotional purposes
  • Adhere to NIAS Athlete Policies
  • Maintain communication with NIAS and coaching staff as required.

CosT

NIAS Levy: $TBC. This levy covers Performance Support services, coaching, Awards Night ticket and NIAS specific clothing item.

Applications

Open Date: 09 September 2022
Close Date: 21 October 2022

For further information please contact the NIAS office on 67 662526 or email nias@nias.org.au

Athlete Information

 
Sport*
Birthdate*
Gender*
ATSI
NESB
Height (cm)*
Weight (kg)*
City*
State*
Postcode*
School*
   

Parent/Guardian Contact Details

 
Fathers Name*
Fathers Phone Number*
Mothers Name*
Mothers Phone Number*
Parent Email*
Council LGA*
   

Medical Details

 
Medicare No*
Family Doctor
Family Doctor Ph Number
Do you have any injuries*
Permission to Call Ambulance*
Emergency Contact*
Emergency Mobile No*
Do you suffer from any known allergies?*
Member of Private health Fund
Fund Name
Fund Member Number
Medications*
Medical Operations/Conditions*
Ambulance Cover with Private Health
   

Sport Information

 
Lonestar Sport (if applicable)
Golf H'cap (if applicable)
Current Club/Association*
Coach Name
Coach Mobile
Level of Competition/Representation
Result
Level of Competition/Representation
Result
Level of Competition/Representation
Result
Additional Information
How long have you played/competed*
Preferred Position*
What are your goals with your sport*
Who is your favourite Athlete?*
Greatest Influence on your Sports career*
   

Declaration

 
Athlete declaration*
I have read the NIAS Terms and Conditions, NIAS Drug Policy and the NIAS Athlete Code of Ethics documents and if selected, I agree to fulfil all obligations to the Academy outlined in these documents.
Parent Declaration*
I have read the NIAS Terms and Conditions, NIAS Drug Policy and the NIAS Athlete Code of Ethics documents and if selected, I agree to fulfil all obligations to the Academy outlined in these documents.