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Overview

The National Training Squad – Futures (NTS-Futures) program caters for the best 8, 9, and 10 year old juniors in Hong Kong.  The Futures program underpins the NTS 12U program. Players are prepared for both green ball tennis (Novice tournaments) and Junior Series events.

The program has a lower coach player ratio and includes extra fitness training and individual attention for each player. Players are monitored and assessed throughout the year.

 

Selection

To enrol in the NTS-Futures, players MUST pass an assessment conducted by the HKTA coaches; assessing technical, tactical and physical components of the player’s game. Formal NTS-Futures Assessment Days will be conducted for players aged 9 to 10.  Results and rankings from the Junior Novice Competition will also be taken into consideration.

2022/2023 Assessment for players aged 10 or under will be conducted within the following Sundays,
3rd July, 10th July and 17th July 2022.

 

2022/2023 Selection Criteria

All players must and comply with all the following criteria.

  • Players are born in 2013 or after
  • Players who have a place in the Hong Kong National Junior 12 & Under Rankings as of June 2022 and with at least 0.1 ranking point
  • Comply with HKTA codes of conduct
  • Commit to the minimum number of training days, and tournaments
  • Players who do not attend the Assessment Day will not be considered for selection
  • Players who are selected, must accept a place in the NTS programme. (Do not attend if you do not intend to accept a place)
  • Players will be assessed by HKTA coaches across technical, tactical and physical components of the game

Players may receive a wildcard invitation if special circumstances exist, subject to the approval of the Player Development Committee.

An official invitation will send to eligible players by email after the latest Junior Ranking is released in early June.

 

Updated on 30 May 2022

If you have questions regarding the player list, you are required to send in your written appeal (Email: info@tennishk.org) within 2 weeks from the date the list is released.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Timetable & Activities

District
Level
Month
Day
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Coaches

Hong Kong Tennis Centre (NTS Futures-GAP)
Chris MOODY
Head Coach
CHEUNG Tsz Kit Jacky
Coach
CHEUNG Chun Yin Felix
Coach
MAK Cheuk Lun Dale
Coach
Shek Kip Mei (NTS Futures-SKM)
Andy Lau
Head Coach
Bruce LEE
Gavin SUEN
Ian LAU
New Territories East (NTS Futures-NTE)
Keith Lo
Head Coach
Alvin Yip
Michael Tam
Nut Liu
New Territories West (NTS Futures-NTW)
Leo LIU
Head Coach
George Zhou
Ray Lam
 
 

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Contact

Ms. Jess Lo
Tel:2794 1790
Fax:2338 7749
Email:jess.lo@tennishk.org

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