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Season 2 - 2019

Welcome to Season 2 of GBJT tennis fixtures starting Saturday 10 August at QTC and UQ. 

Season 2 - Entries now Closed

Season 2 entries are now closed. Team draws and information will be emailed out early next week. 

Enrolments - Season 2, 2019

The enrolment form for Season 2 is now available on the GBJT website.  Season 2 will start on the 10th August and run until the 9th November.

Grading Day for new players, which will be held on Sunday, 28th July at the Queensland Tennis Centre at Tennyson from 3:00-5:00 pm.

The enrolments for returning players are due in by the 26th July.  Returning players are not required to attend the grading day. 

Season 1, 2019 - Finals Day

The GBJT Finals Day was played last Saturday with many close matches and great sportsmanship on display. The results of the day are listed in the table below together with our award and raffle winners. All these were presented at the family BBQ and presentation.

 WinnerRunner-UpBest of the Rest
Pennant RedGalaxiesMeteorsStars
Pennant BlueEaglesHawksCondors
Pennant GreenSapphiresDiamondsOpals
Level 1 BoysVipersPythons Cobras
Level 1 MixedCheetahsLionsTigers
Level 2/3 BoysDjokovic ZverevNadal
Level 2/3 MixedKangaroos Possums Bilbies
Level 4 MixedWolfhoundsLabradorsKelpies

Raffle Winners:

First Prize: Aaron Leeson

Second Prize:  Lachlan Hooker

Third Prize:  Julian Tran

 

GBJT Finals Day Family BBQ

GBJT will be providing a free BBQ and Drinks for GBJT players and their families, which will start about 2:30 pm on Finals Day. 

GBJT Finals Day - 8 June

On Finals’ Day, 8th June, all matches will be played at The Queensland Tennis Centre, Tennyson and most teams will start at the earlier time of 1:00 pm.  This allows all the matches to be completed in time for the Presentation of Awards and Trophies at 4:30 pm.  

GBJT Semi- Finals

The GBJT Semi-finals will be played this Saturday, 1st June.  

The matches to be played are as emailed out and the matches were determined from the points at the end of Week 10.  Semi-finals are played at the same time and at the same venue as usual. 

Please arrive about 10 minutes earlier than the scheduled time so that play can start on time.

GBJT Annual Singles Tournament

On Sunday 19 May, the Annual GBJT Singles Tournament was held at the Queensland Tennis Centre at Tennyson.  The weather was perfect for the occasion, there was lots of great tennis and good sportsmanship on display and many of the events had very close scores. 


The winners and runners-up of each event of the 2019 Singles Tournament are listed in the table below.

LevelWinnerRunner-Up
Pennant RedAndrew BoxCameron Messenger
Pennant BlueLachlan HookerOliver Humphrey 
Level 1 BoysLucas HanLeon Wright 
Level 1 GirlsHolly McGuirePortia McGuire
Level 2/3 BoysBayden Farren-PriceWilliam Basten
Level 2/3 GirlsTiya Krishna KumarSophie O’Brien
Level 4 BoysZachary DimmickKayson Lack
Level 4 GirlsCass ChanGrace McGuire


 

May Long Weekend

Dear Players and Parents, a reminder no play this weekend due to the public holiday Monday. See you all the following weekend. 

GBJT fixtures recommence 27 April

Dear Players and Parents, GBJT fixtures recommence this Saturday 27 April. We look forward to a continuation of the good sportsmanship and enjoyment our players are displaying each week. This weekend Eira will be looking after our QTC fixtures and Anique will be looking after our UQ fixtures. All the best, Peter and Peta

GBJT Annual Singles Tournament

The Annual GBJT (members only) Singles Tournament will be held on Sunday 19 May at the Queensland Tennis Centre from 8am to 12 noon. A great chance to play a tournament and for the perpetual trophy for each level. 

GBJT Mid Season Break

it was unfortunate that rain washed out last weeks fixtures game. We now have a break for school holidays and Easter - returning on Saturday 27 April. 

Enjoy the holidays and we hope you get a chance see Ash Barry in action for Australia at the Fed Cup!

Saturday 30/03/2019

Fixtures for 30/03/2019 are cancelled due to rain. 

GBJT Annual General Meeting

The GBJT AGM is to be held at 3pm on Saturday 23 March 2019 at QTC. We welcome any parents attendance and contribution. 

Futures cancelled - 16 March

Due to wet weather and the safety of our players GBJT tennis fixtures at UQ and QTC are cancelled today. See you all next week. 

Wet weather Policy

In the event of wet weather fixtures are not safe to be held, a text message will be sent to parents. Otherwise tennis fixtures will be held. 

GBJT Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of GBJT will be held 3pm on 23 March 2019 at the QTC. We encourage any parents who want to help contribute towards the ongoing success of GBJT to attend. 

GBJT week 2 Fixtures

Welcome to week 2 of GBJT fixtures and we wish everyone an enjoyable days Tennis. 

Season 1, 2019 - Fixtures Commence

GBJT Season 1 Tennis Fixtures have commenced at UQ and QTC and we trust all our players enjoyed the first week. We look forward to welcoming our remaining players this weekend and trust everyone has a great season with GBJT. 

Season 1, 2019

We are currently preparing our teams and draws for the season and these will be emailed out to our players and parents early next week. 

Calendar

16 May
GBJT Annual Club Singles Tournament
05 Jun
Season 1, 2021 GBJT Semi-Finals Day
12 Jun
Season 1, 2021 GBJT Finals Day, Family BBQ, Presentation of Trophies and Awards
15 Jun
Nominations for Season 2, 2021 Now Open
23 Jul
Nominations for Returning Players Now Due
25 Jul
Grading Day for New Players - Queensland Tennis Centre 3pm to 5pm
07 Aug
Season 2, 2021 GBJT Tennis Fixtures Commence - UQ and QTC
06 Nov
Season 2, 2021 GBJT Semi-Finals Day
13 Nov
Season 2, 2021 GBJT Finals Day, Family BBQ, Presentation of Trophies and Awards