YK Season Opener Results

2019 Results:

Rain hampered our efforts to start the tourney on Thursday, but the rest of the weekend proved playable (and even warm at some points!):

Ladies’ Singles – 8 Competitors with Maureen Van Overliw beat out Anita Ogaa 6-1, 6-2 (pictured above is Anita and Maureen)

Ladies’ Doubles – 2 Teams competed for the win. Shirley Zhang and Anita Ogaa beat Elizabeth du Plessis and Tina Hendrickson 6-1, 6-1

Men’s Singles – 15 Competitors – Brooke Harker beat Ian McNiven 6-1, 6-2

Men’s Doubles – 6 Teams – Alex Godfrey and Brooke Harker beat Fabien Rioux and Jean Tuyishmime for 1st place 6-3, 6-4

Mixed Doubles – 2 Teams competed with Obed Jr. Duru and Ofira Duru beating Monika Kunderlik and Milan Kunderlik 6-3, 6-2

2018 Results:

We had more than our fair share of rain on Friday and Sunday, but got in a good day of play on Saturday.
Matches were finished this weekend and here are the results:

Men’s Singles – 15 Competitors – Fabien Roux  beat Jim Umpherson 6-2, 6-2

Men’s Doubles – 8 Teams – Alex Godfrey and Brooke Harker beat Jim Umpherson and Ian MacNiven for 1st place 7-5, 5-7, 6-4

Ladies’ Singles – 10 Competitors with Tamara Jovic beating Hiro Kobayashi 6-0, 6-1

Ladies’ Doubles – 2 Teams competed for the win. Elizabeth du Plessis and Tina Hendrickson beat Anna Zimmer and Tiffany Bates (pictured above) 4-6, 7-5, 7-5

Mixed Doubles – 3 Teams competed with Nikola Jovic and Tamara Jovic beating Obed Jr. Duru and Olga Duru 6-2, 6-4

YK Season Opener Tournament


June 8-10!
Friday night matches are now rained out. New schedules will be emailed to participants tonight!

Click here for new schedules.

Clinics begin June 4th

Clinics are drop-in and free to all members
Shoelace Tags are in and are available for pick-up at the Clubhouse during Clinics and Tournaments.
Shoelace Tags show that you are a member.

All Yellowknife tennis courts are open daily 7am-11pm.

Weekly Activities:
Monday Seniors/Adult Tennis 1-3pm
Ladies’ Clinics – 7pm beginner and 8pm intermediate
Tuesday Men’s Clinics – 7pm beginner and 8pm intermediate
Wednesday Seniors/Adult Tennis 1-3pm
Junior Clinics 6pm 6-10 years, 7pm 11-16 years
Thursday Mixed League 7pm-9pm
Friday Junior Clinics 6pm 6-10 years, 7pm 11-16 years
Saturday Le Petit Tennis (3-6 years old) 9-10am
Social Tennis 10am – 12noon

Check out details at http://yellowknifetennis.com/events/

Yellowknife Tennis Club BBQ

Free BBQ at McNiven Beach Tennis Courts to promote the Yellowknife Tennis Club. Come out with the family to have a bite to eat, play some games and learn about what the Tennis Club has planned for this season!

Thank you for coming out to see us at the Yellowknife Trade Show

We have a winner of the ‘Guess the Number of Tennis Balls’ Contest.

Jessie Teed guessed correctly – 173! Way to go Jessie. She has won herself a Family Membership to the Club.

Random draw prizes are being pulled and we will be in contact with winners.