The following is a list of all the events and activities for junior tennis players in NorCal. They are listed in order of progression ... from local tournament play, to international compeitition and even Junior Grand Slams.
JUNIOR TENNIS IN NORCAL
- NorCal All Stars
. All players ranked in the top 100 Nationally, or top 200 in ITF World Junior Rankings.
- Player Development Camps
. Section run camps for our competitive tournament players. These are great group trianing opportunities, as well as a possible feeder into our RTC camps.
- RTC Camps
. By invitation only. 3 day intensive camps with section coaches and a USTA National Coach.
- The Generation Gap Invitational (new for 2012)
- The Herb Cup
. Invitation only - the top 8 ranked doubles players in NorCal in each age group.
- The Pacific Cup
. NorCal's top ranked 12's, 14's, 16's and 18's boy and girl are selected to compete against 3 other sections in Oregon each December.
USTA INTERSECTIONAL and NATIONAL COMPETITION
- The International Tennis Federation
(ITF) is the governing body of tennis internationally. They oversee Fed Cup, Davis Cup, Grand Slams, Olympic Tennis, and Mens and Womens Circuits, and International Junior Circuits.
- the iPIN
is needed to enter all ITF junior events. Click to reigster for one ...
- ITF rankings
are also combined rankings - like NorCal and USTA National rankings. The ITF uses the best 6 singles results, as well as 25% of the best 6 doubles results.