Despite the heat, about 30 keen and energetic junior tennis players including several enthusiastic three-year-olds, hit the Nikao courts yesterday to take part in the holiday programme.
New Zealand’s Titahi Bay tennis club is visiting Rarotonga for the first time and managed to squeeze in some matches before the New Year with Tennis Cook Islands last Saturday afternoon.
Fourteen members of the Cook Islands junior tennis squad attended the Tennis Auckland Junior Championships 2018, which was held from December 17 to 21 at Scarbro Tennis Centre in New Zealand.
A thirteen member Cook Islands tennis team will leave the country today for the Auckland X-mas Tournament which will be held from December 17 to 22.
Cook Islands Sports and National Olympic Committee (CISNOC) and other regional NOCs have given their seal of approval for the Tokyo 2020 venues.
The Cook Islands romped its way to a Gold medal in the Polynesian Cup with a perfect 4-0 record, punctuated by a dominating 91-58 win over Tahiti in the final.