2013 Australasian Gay & Lesbian Open
The Open is being held in February 2013 in Sydney during the famous Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival.
The Open is a GLTA MASTER SERIES event for 2013. All players will receive double rankings points.
A player may enter a maximum of two events only limited to the combination of 1 x Singles or 1 x Doubles or 1 x Mixed doubles.
Player limits per grade:
Open Singles (max 24 players)
A, B & C Singles (max 32 players)
D Singles (max 16 players)
All Doubles – Open, A, B, C & D events will have a max of 16 teams
All Women’s’ event have a max of 16 players (singles) or 16 teams (doubles)
All over 40’s events have a max of 16 players
So enter early to avoid disappointment of missing out.
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All matches up to the finals will be the best of 3 sets, with the 3rd set being a super tie break (first to 10 with a 2 point advantage). The first two sets are normal first to 6 sets with a tiebreak at 6-6. All final matches (time permitting) will be the best of 3 tie break sets.
If round-robin events are conducted they will be played as one (1) super-set, first to eight (8) with a two (2) game advantage with a tie break played at 8-8.
The tournament is a knockout event with all players losing in the first round automatically being placed into a Consolation Draw.
Tennis Sydney is Australia's largest GLBT tennis club.
Our program of tennis consists of:
- Sunday Social – every Sunday weather permitting
- Midweek Competition (Thursday Nights)
- Members Club Doubles Tournaments
- Major Gay and Lesbian TennisAlliance(GLTA) Tournaments
- Social events for members
If you are visiting Sydney at anytime, please get in touch with us. We look forward to welcoming you and playing some tennis.