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Tennis Ireland and its Ulster Branch Welcome Confirmation of a Restricted Reopening of Tennis in Northern Ireland On Tuesday 12th May last, First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill outlined, in the Northern Assembly, their five-stage plan for ending the coronavirus restrictions. The...

Following the release of a statement by Mr. Simon Harris TD, Minister for Health, last night, confirming that over 70’s can play Golf and Tennis if they live within a 5km radius of their home club, Tennis Ireland would like to update its guidance to...

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a major disruption to the whole community, including Tennis Clubs across Ireland. Tennis Ireland has compiled Club Support Information Packs relevant to both jurisdictions within which the sport operates that outline a range of government and community schemes that can help...

The Tennis Ireland policy and guidance in relation to the Covid 19 pandemic has been reviewed daily and our guidance has always been consistent with HSE and HSC NI advice.   The advice from these agencies, up until today, has been that it was appropriate to...

The Tennis Ireland National Rankings - Junior and Senior are now frozen. This has been done to protect the Rankings and provide fairness to players while the Tennis Ireland Tour has been suspended. A ranking freeze is in line with ITF Guidelines and is being...

The Team Ireland Tennis Programme has been established by Tennis Ireland with the support of Sport Ireland in order to provide funding and other supports to assist Irish Tennis Players, both male and female, in the early stages of their professional careers or indeed looking...

Tennis Ireland supports tennis activities and opportunities for children and young people to participate through events organised by all our stakeholders. The NGB is committed to safeguarding children and young people and we expect all our affiliated stakeholders to work under the guidance of our Safeguarding...

DCU are following Government instructions to close and as the Tennis Ireland office is based in DCU, our office will be also closed from 12th March at 5.30pm until further notice. The National Tennis Centre will also be closed to the public during this time. Tennis...

The latest National Junior Spring Championships took place from Saturday 15th to Sunday 23rd February at West Wood Tennis Academy, Clontarf. The week was action packed with exciting matches each day, running the gamut of match types, from breathless sprints to endurance bouts decided by the...

This month Grainne O’Neill joined Tennis Ireland to take up a role as National Coordinator for Women in Tennis. Grainne has been involved in tennis for years in both a playing and coaching capacity and is thrilled to take the opportunity to now work in...

What a week!! The 2020 Shared Access National Indoors took place in David Lloyd Riverview from 28th – 30th December and 2nd – 5th January 2020. And with both Juniors and Seniors in the same venue, the tournament proved to be a great success. The week in...

Tennis Ireland is delighted to confirm the Nationally Ranked Year End No. 1s.  U12 Reese McCann Amy Maccarthy   U14 Roy Keegan Elena Karantali   U16 Dylan Leeman Breda Brennan   U18 Ammar Elamin Juliana Carton   Men’s Simon Carr   Women’s Georgia Drummy   We congratulate all of the players who made the year such a success, with a special mention to the Number Ones in each...

As part of our objective of adding value to our clubs and its members, Tennis Ireland has entered a partnership with AON to promote an insurance package specifically designed for Tennis Ireland Affiliated Clubs called Tennis Care.   AON has a long history of providing insurance solutions...