Females

Find specific information regarding attracting more females to play at your club.

  • We went to Carrum Downs TC to see what coach Larry Muston is up to in the female participation space. With help from a Tennis Victoria Female Participation Grant, the club is facilitating a girls' session full of fun, friends and tennis.
  • Mum guilt is a real thing but it is also important to keep active and healthy. So how do you do both? Listen to Danielle, Emily, Cassandra and Kellie who found that tennis provided them with the answer to this dilemma.
  • Is your club trying to attract more females? Do you need help promoting your programs to women and girls? Tennis Victoria is now able to support you in this quest with a series of editable flyers, posters and social media tiles. More details can be found in the attached flyer.
  • Jo Maples from Wangaratta Hardcourt provides us with some insights into how they engaged teenage girls in their Girls Get Into Tennis program, a program made possible by Tennis Victoria’s female participation grant.
  • Leanne Melgaard from West Brunswick talks to Tennis Victoria about what she has achieved with her Female Participation Grant.
  • This guide from VicHealth's This Girl Can - Victoria campaign offers four simple strategies to assist in attracting females to your club.

    Get your club involved in the This Girl Can - Victoria campaign here.
  • The Girls Make Your Move campaign is about inspiring, energising and empowering young women to be more active regardless of ethnicity, size or ability. Why girls? Studies show that young women are twice as likely as boys to be inactive and that they experience more barriers preventing them from being as physically active. Check out the campaign and how you can better engage young women here.
  • This publication delves into the participation of Australian women and girls in sport and physical activity, and the difference between male and female patterns of behaviour.
  • Read about Liston's female participation program, Girls In Tennis UP!
  • This document summarises the ideas and suggestions that were workshopped at Community Tennis Forum #3 "Increasing Female Participation." It provides practical ideas on programs/improvements you can implement at your club.
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Recent Videos
  • Carrum Downs Tennis Club | Female Participation We went to Carrum Downs TC to see what coach Larry Muston is up to in the female participation space. With help from a Tennis Victoria Female Participation Grant, the club is facilitating a girls' session full of fun, friends and tennis.
  • Plenty Tennis Club | Mum's Tennis Mum guilt is a real thing but it is also important to keep active and healthy. So how do you do both? Listen to Danielle, Emily, Cassandra and Kellie who found that tennis provided them with the answer to this dilemma.
  • Swing into Tennis | Tennis Victoria Inclusion Tennis Victoria, Green Gully Tennis Club and SCOPE joined forces to run a modified tennis program called, Swing into Tennis. This program gives people with disabilities the chance to get on court and get active.
  • Doncaster TC | ANZ Tennis Hot Shots Match Play Vicky Lee at Doncaster TC explains the benefits of running an all-girls ANZ Tennis Hot Shots Match Play gala night.
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