Tennis

Inland Technology Tennis Program

2017 Tennis Squad

Nick Barnier - Gunnedah

Ben Butler - Inverell

Aaron Osmond - Gunnedah

Vitoria Sardinha - Gunnedah

Darcy Walker - Tamworth

Ben Northey-Baldwin - Gunnedah

Andrew Osmond - Gunnedah

Zac Adams - Tamworth

Cooper Wilkinson

Anna Bishop - Gunnedah

Danielle Bishop - Moore Creek

Shaylee Martin - Gunnedah

Camille Maunder- Moree

 

2017 Program Staff

The 2017 program will be coached by Jarrod Campbell (Tamworth), Dale Martin (Gunnedah) and Justin Sherriff (Armidale).

Application Details

Who is Eligible

Male and female athletes should be aged up to the age of 16, reside in Northern Inland region and be a member of an affiliated club or association or be prepared to join.  By invitation only. 

Program year

Scholarship offered is for the period January 2018 to November 2018.

PROGRAM & ATHLETE REPONSIBILITY

EVENT

DATE & DESCRIPTION

 

All North West AMT/JT events

 

COMPULSORY

Country Championships

 

COMPULSORY

Set down holiday tournaments

Bus travel. Tournaments T.B.A

COMPULSORY

Homebush trip

Bus travel. Dates T.B.A

COMPULSORY

Training days

Saturday 18 February, Gunnedah
Friday 25 August, Inverell

COMPULSORY

N.I.A.S commitments

Induction day, growth day, awards night etc

COMPULSORY

Program Outcomes

The skill program is designed to provide athletes with increased skills and education to better prepare them for selection into Regional and NSW squads

Program content

Athletes are invited into the NIAS Tennis program based on last years performance, attitude and commitment to tennis.

  1. All athletes to commit to an end of year tour style trip to Homebush. 
  2. Must commit to Northwest teams event if selected.
  3. Must commit to attending all regional training days.
  4. Must commit to all compulsory tournaments.
  5. Must commit to NIAS GROWTH Day, Induction day and Awards night unless away playing tennis.

Athlete Benefits

  • Intensive training support by quality regional, guest and state level coaches.
  • NIAS GROWTH Day
  • NIAS merchandise - NIAS white polo shirt. Additional items available for purchase.
  • Individual home training program and structured satellite training sessions where applicable.
  • 1 Ticket to annual awards night.
  • Financial assistance if selected into state team.
  • Fully Paid Athlete Levy scholarships due to financial hardship available.

Athlete Commitments

  • Attend all program activities.
  • Tennis is no 1 priority sport while on scholarship.
  • Be committed to a holistic approach to their development, both on and off the field.
  • 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 a professional and dignified manner when representing the NIAS and its sponsors.
  • Wear Academy apparel when representing the Academy at events.
  • Make yourself available (within reason) to sponsors and the media for promotional purposes.
  • Adhere to NIAS anti-Doping policy.
  • Maintain communication with NIAS and coaching staff as required.

Cost

NIAS levy:  $90 GST inclusive.  This levy covers polo shirt and NIAS Awards Night ticket.

Tournaments:  $60 per day per athlete for each day of the compulsory tournaments, this covers transport, accommodation, meals, training days and coaching.

 

Sydney Tour:  Will be charged separately once trip confirmed.

 

Applications

Open Date: 28 August 2017
Close Date: 6 October 2017

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 am applying for a position into the Northern Inland Academy of Sport Talent Development Program. If selected, I agree to fulfill all obligations to the Academy Program.
Parent Declaration*
I have read and understand the information provided for this program and give my child/ward permission to apply for a position in the NIAS Program.