We are pleased to announce we have entered a Men’s Chelsea Cup team, and are grateful for the sponsorship of Jacqui Ironside and KGA Warkworth Ltd.

Chelsea Cup is Tennis Northern Region’s elite premier tennis interclub Competition (limited to 8 teams) in which national and international level players from all over New Zealand participate. Competition runs from 10 February to early April (consecutive weekly matches on a Friday night at 6.30pm) – complimenting Tennis Auckland’s Caro Bowl competition which is played before Christmas. Many players compete in both.

Home Games (6.30pm start)

17th February, 2017 vs Northcote
3 March, 2017  vs Milford
24 March, 2017 vs Campbells Bay

Player Bios

Jaden Grinter

Jaden is a New Zealand Junior champion and member of the Junior Davis Cup Squad.

Alex Hamilton

Alex recently returned from a division 1 USA college tennis scholarship playing for the University of the Pacific in California.

Chester Espie

Chester has recently returned from a division 1 USA college tennis scholarship at Stetson University located in Florida. He has been a member at Whangaparaoa since before he could walk.

Freddie Cashmore-Chatwin

Freddie is a top ranked Auckland junior player. Currently coached by Adam Staub in the Auckland high performance academy. Was a member of the St Kentigern’s national champion school boys team.

Teo Susnjak

Teo is a former New Zealand Men’s Champion and Davis Cup player.

Fraser Croad

Fraser has recently returned from a division 1 USA college tennis scholarship at New Jersey Institute of Technology. Played junior ITF’s and achieved a world junior ranking. Similar to Chester, he has been a member of Whangaparaoa tennis club since before he could walk.

We will also have Brendon Forbes, Karl Bennetts and Michal Pozaroszczyk as reserves.