North Brisbane Pure Tennis Academy

Olympic Challenge


Players will participate in a mini Olympics

Choose one of 6 countries to represent
1. Australia
2. New Zealand
3. England
4. China
5. Italy
6. Canada

7 Sports played over the two weeks with multiple events

1. Tennis (fun games, shootouts and optional fixtures play)
2. Basketball (Round Robin Shootout)
3. Athletics (Running and Throwing)
4. 10 Pin Bowling
5. Soccer
6. Swimming (Races, handstand competition and timed heats on the Inflatable)
7. Novelty Games (timed obstacle course, unders and overs, tunnel ball, paper
airplane competition, capture the flag and more)

1st , 2nd and 3rd will be awarded for events
Medal tally will be kept over the two weeks with daily updates on FB page and an overall winning country at the end

  • When?

    Week 1: Wed 10th, Thurs 11th, Fri 12th. Week 2: Tues 16th, Wed 17th, Thurs 18th

  • Who is it for?

    Competitors / Players / Participants aged 5 – 12 yrs

  • How much is it?

    $39 for a half day, $59 for a full day. $7 extra for early drop/late pick up

  • What do I bring?

    Hat, water bottle, swimmers, towel, sunscreen & lunch

  • What is provided?

    Morning & afternoon tea & racquet if needed.

  • How do I book?

    Click on the link below, or call us on 07 3851 0444


BOOK FOR THE OLYMPIC CHALLENGE HOLIDAY CAMP

Holiday Camp Full Day

9am – 3pm Book Online

Holiday Camp Half Day Morning

9am – 12pm Book Online

Holiday Camp Early Drop Off

8am – 9am Book Online

Holiday Camp Late Pick Up

3pm – 4pm Book Online


The Events


Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Ferny Hills Pool Pick Up
Daily Routine

8:00am: Early Drop off @ Pure Tennis Ferny Hills
9:00am: Camp starts with rules and a fun warm up game
9:30am : Olympic Challenges
12:00pm: Lunch, change into swimmers, pack bags & travel to Ferny Hills Pool
1:00pm: Swimming time
2:00pm: Afternoon picnic
2:15pm: Olympic Challenges
3:00pm: Camp concludes – Pick up from Ferny Hills Pool
4:00pm: Late pick up from Ferny Hills Pool if required

Tuesday & Thursday
Ferny Hills Centre Pick Up
Daily Routine

8:00am: Early Drop off @ Pure Tennis Ferny Hills
9:00am: Camp starts with rules and a fun warm up game
9:30am: Olympic Challenges
12:00pm: Lunch
1:00pm : Olympic Challenges
2:30pm: Afternoon tea
2:45pm: Olympic Challenges
3:00pm: Camp concludes – Pick up from Ferny Hills Tennis Centre
4:00pm: Late pick up Ferny Hills Tennis Centre

FOR MORE DETAILS ON THE
CAMPS ITINERARY & TO BOOK:-
W: fernyhills.puretennis.com.au
E: [email protected]
A: 144 Samford Rd, Ferny Hills
P: 3851 0444
TENNIS
  • Shoot-out – which player can hit the furthest?
  • Target shooting
    /10 hits – Every player gets 10 free hits (round 1) and 10 back hands (round 2) – Player with the
    most /10 hits in wins!
  • King Hit
  • Fixtures up and down the court – Individual and teams
  • The funnest Games – Win a point every time player wins a game.
BASKETBALL

Shootout using the basketball hoop in café.

Round Robin of teams. Each player on the team gets a number and plays the same number on the other team.

Each match lasts 2 minutes and score 1 point per goal. Team with most points overall is the winner.

SOCCER

Round Robin of teams.

Each match lasts 5-10 mins.

Team with most goals scored overall is the winner.

ATHLETICS
  • Running races
  • Relays (Teams event)
  • Targeted throwing – knocking down cones and aiming into buckets
  • Distance throwing- individual and teams combined scores
TEN PIN BOWLING
  • Bowling area in the café!
  • Round Robin of teams.

Every player on the team bowls 2 “frames”
POINTS: 1 per pin. Extra 5 points for a spare. Double points for a strike. Team with the most overall points wins.

NOVELTY GAMES
  • 3-legged race (heats and final)
  • Unders and Overs – teams
  • Tunnel Ball – teams
  • Timed Obstacle Course (on-court circuit warm up) – individual
  • Paper Airplane competition, Individual or team
  • Combined total points from 3
    categories
    1. Creativity and Design
    2. Execution
    3. Distance
  • Capture the Flag – Teams
  • Water balloon toss – Teams (Heats and Final)
    HEATS: (3) Score 1 point per catch – 2 bonus points if last team standing –
    highest scoring teams go through to final
    FINALS: Longest lasting team wins – 2nd and 3rd go to closest lasting
  • Water Gun tag – Round Robin event with teams.
    Once sprayed by water gun, player must sit out. Eliminate the whole other team to win the round!
SWIMMING
  • Races – individual (competitive and timed)
  • Relays – teams
  • Handstand competition – individual
  • Toy dive – individual and teams

FAQ’S & Terms and Conditions

How old does my child have to be to participate?
Children must be of primary school age to attend the camps with a minimum age of five years.

Does my child have to have previous tennis experience? No. The camps are designed so that children with the same tennis ability are grouped together to ensure they don’t feel out of place and so that each child gets the most out of the day.   If your child is wanting to attend the Squad Camp they have to be at a fixtures level to participate in this program.

Are the camps all about tennis?
No. Although our holiday camps are primarily focused around tennis and the development of tennis skills and ability, we also incorporate other sports and activities into each daily program. These include, but are not limited to: modified soccer, basketball, cricket, general games, arts and crafts.

What clothing/equipment should my child have with them?
We recommend children wear comfortable clothing which allows ease of movement and participation in all activities. Each child must also bring a hat, sunscreen and a water bottle. A tennis racquet is also essential. Racquets can be borrowed from the Pro Shop on a daily basis if need be.

Do I need to provide lunch for my child?
We recommend parents provide a healthy packed lunch, however morning & afternoon tea will be provided.

How do I register my child/children?
Book online or contact the Pro Shop on 07 3851 0444 to book. Payments via credit card are accepted over the phone.

Terms and Conditions

Payment is required at the time of booking.
Please ensure your child brings their own lunch, water bottle, swimmers, sun shirt, towel, sunscreen & hat.
Every child must wear a hat whilst participating in the camp and turn up with sunscreen already applied and have it packed in their bag for the day. The children will be asked to re-apply throughout the day as required.

Drop off is at Pure Tennis Ferny Hills Tennis Centre, 144 Samford Rd, Ferny Hills at 9am
Pick up on Monday, Wednesday and Friday is at Ferny Hills Pool.
Pick up on Tuesday and Thursday and at the Water Park.

If you are booking in for early drop off or late pick up you may drop your child off from 8am and collect them by 4pm.

Should your child have a medical condition we should know about please advise the Pro Shop Staff and provide an written summary of the condition and treatment options or actions required to the Pro Shop on check in.

Wet weather policy:
If we experience wet weather during the holiday camp days, the coaches will implement an alternate wet weather program for the pupils to participate in.

Refunds:
Camp Cancellations: If in the extreme circumstance that Pure Tennis Ferny Hills is unable to conduct the camp on a particular day, all pupils will be notified no later than 1hour prior to
the camp start time and a full refund offered.

Student Cancellations:
Should your child become ill and not be able to attend the camp on a particular day than you will be given a credit to use towards another holiday camp day or
another service offered by Pure Tennis Ferny Hills or product sold in the Pro Shop.
I, (or if you are under the age of 18, your parents/ guardian), hereby indemnify Ferny Hills Tennis Centre and staff from any responsibility and/or claim for any possible injury, damage or loss during my attendance at tennis training and agree to the above Terms and Conditions.

Permission to Photograph/Video:
I give permission for my child to be photographed and/or video recorded during any lesson or
event run by Ferny Hills Tennis Centre. Those images may be used by Ferny Hills Tennis
Centre on their website/social media/printed materials unless otherwise advised in writing by
email to [email protected]