• Grand Slam tournaments increase funding to GSDF

    Grand Slam tournaments increase funding to GSDFThe Grand Slam® tournaments have agreed to increase their contribution to the Grand Slam® Development Fund (GSDF) by 25 per cent to over $2 million annually

  • Tennis Development

    Tennis DevelopmentThe International Tennis Federation’s development programme was first conceived in the late 1970s with the aim to help raise the level of tennis worldwide

  • Development Officers

    Development OfficersIn 1990 the first ITF Development Officer was appointed to Africa – now there are nine Development Officers advising and assisting National Associations with their activities

  • National Association Development

    National Association DevelopmentThe National Association Five-Year Development Plan template covers the most important elements related to developing tennis in any country

  • Player Development

    Player DevelopmentThe player development programme includes a number of development initiatives that can help a talented player to break through into the top levels of junior and professional tennis


14 - 28 March:
Asian 14 & Under Development Championships – Division 1, Thailand
14 - 28 March:
Division 2 Team to Division 1 Asian Championships, Thailand
14 - 28 March:
Central Asian Team to Division 1 Asian Championships, Thailand
16 - 21 March:
37th African Junior Championships, Tunisia
9 - 14 April:
JITIC Championships 18 & Under, Dominican Republic
14 - 28 April:
Pacific Oceania ITF/GSDF Team to Australia (12&U)
21 April - 16 May:
African 16 & Under ITF/GSDF Team in Africa
4 - 9 May:
West Pacific Regional Championships (12&U, 14&U, 16&U), Fiji
4 - 9 May:
South/Central African 18 & Under Circuit, Namibia
25 May - 7 June:
Tennis Europe 12 & Under Competition Project, Lithuania & Estonia