Twilight Tennis 2022-23 Season

Twilight Tennis is a fun doubles competition played on Wednesday evenings from 5.30 pm to approve 7 pm from early Ocober to end of March each year with a break over the Christmas - New Year period.

Teams consits of three players [maximum two men] ie. the team may have three women players.

Each match consists of three sets.  Each player plays two sets of 11 games each set.  The winner of the match is the team with at least 17 games won.

A handicapped scoring system is used to keep socres even.  If you win the first game, then you begin the next game at 0-15.  If you then win the next game, you begin the third game at 0-30 and so on.

The competition winner will be the team with the most matches won.  In the event of a draw, it will then be the team with the most games won.

This competition is a great opportunity for adults who wish to get into tennis or get back into tennis after a break.  It is also a great chance for groups of friends or workmates to get out and have some fun.

The competition is split into two sections so there is ample space for players of all abilities.

If you are not able to make up a team on your own, please advise the Tennis Centre and we will find a team for you.

2022-23 Competition information

Registrataions are now open.  Team fee is $270 for the season.  This includes gate entry, balls & lights.

Enter a team or as an individual & we will put you in a team.

Entries close Sunday 25th September 2022 & should be emailed to

Any enquiries to Katherine, Mid Canterbury Tennis Administrator P:  308 3020 [opt 1]

Twilight registration form 

Dates for 2022-23 Season

Twilight starts for the 2022-23 season on Wednesday 5th October & will finish prior to Christmas Wednesday 14th December 2022.

The competition restarts after Christmas on Wednesday 18th January and final games are played Wednesday 22nd March & concludes with Prize Giving.


Draw 2022-23 Season 

Please have at least two members of your team there each week at 5.30 pm with the third usually needed by 6 pm.  You must have a minimun of one lady play each week.

Team Lists 2022-23 Season [Includes reserves list]

Please click the link above for the team lists for this season & also reserves which can be clled if you are short a team member.

Please DO NOT default.


Please click the link above for the Points Table


All postponments/cancellations will be on the Ashburton Trust Tennis Centre answer machine ph 308 3020 [option 3] from 4.30 pm


Twilight Convenor

Peter Yates
M:  021 251 4294