tournament

2016 Australasian Gay & Lesbian Open

Registration opens:
Tournament Start Date:
Fri, 2016-01-15
Tournament End Date:
Sun, 2016-01-17
City:
Sydney
Participants:
M/F
Court Surface:
Synthetic grass
Hosted Housing:
Tournament Info:

The Australasian Gay & Lesbian Open (AGLO) 2016 will be held 15-17 January at Cintra Park Concord, Sydney. The tournament will be held during the Australian 'summer of tennis'. The tournament is being played the weekend before the Grand Slam Australian Open in Melbourne. 

YOUR 2016 GLTA WORLD TOUR STARTS DURING THE AUSTRALIAN SUMMER OF TENNIS

Hopman Cup, Perth, 3-9 January
Brisbane International, 3-10 January
Hobart International, 10-16 January
APIA International Sydney, 10-16 January
AGLO, 15-17 January
Grand Slam Australian Open Melbourne, 18-31 January

GLTA Board Representative:

Dan - dmerrit144@aol.com

Match Format:

All matches including 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. 

If round-robin events are conducted they will be played as one (1) pro-set, first to eight (8) with a two (2) game advantage with a tie break played at 7-7.

Consolation draws - all players losing in the first round of knockout events have the option to nominate for the consolation draws. Grades may be combined for consolation draws dependent on entry.

Club Intro:

Tennis Sydney and Amazon Womens Tennis is Australia's largest LGBT tennis club. Our program of tennis consists of:

Sunday Social – every Sunday weather permitting excluding tournament weekends.
Midweek Competition (Thursday Nights)
Members Club Doubles Tournaments - all surfaces - hard, grass, clay
Major Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA) Tournaments
Social events for members

If you are visiting Sydney at anytime, please get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you and playing some tennis. www.tennissydney.org.au or contact at info@tennissydney.org.au

Sponsors:

Australasian Gay and Lesbian Open 2016


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