#TuksTennis: Tuks player motivated after being on court with tennis legends
Posted on August 04, 2020
There are not many Tuks athletes who at 15 can boast of having rubbed shoulders with two of the legends of international sport. Kagiso Ledwaba can.
#TuksTennis: 19-year old Sikhosana is confident of representing SA at Tokyo Paralympic Games
Posted on July 08, 2020
The 19-year old Alwande Sikhosana is a firm believer that wasting energy on a tennis court is a sin.
#TuksTennis: Maripa confident of being even better on the court at the 2021 Paralympics
Posted on March 31, 2020
The South African wheelchair tennis player, Evans Maripa, believes life is what you make off it that is why he is now more motivated to be at his best during next year's Tokyo Olympic Games.
#TuksTennis: Venter’s international wheelchair tennis ranking improved dramatically
Posted on December 03, 2019
The Tuks based wheelchair tennis player, Mariska Venter, is not lying when she claims to be now twice as good a player as she was in January.
#TuksTennis: Tuks hopes to at long last win USSA Tennis Tournament
Posted on November 20, 2019
The TuksTennis team is hoping it will be third time lucky when they compete next month in the USSA Tournament in Stellenbosch.
#TuksTennis: SA wheelchair tennis players win 6 tournaments in 12 days
Posted on November 12, 2019
Donald Ramphadi, Evans Maripa and Mariska Venter bagged six titles in the last 12 days. They are part of the recently announced Tennis South Africa (TSA) and TuksSport high-performance programme.
TuksSport and Tennis SA team up to give wheelchair tennis talent a boost
Posted on October 29, 2019
Donald Ramphadi is considered to be a rising star in international wheelchair quad tennis, but champions need to train, and of late he has been battling to do so.
#TuksTennis: TSA announces new partnership with Tuks
Posted on October 28, 2019
Tennis South Africa (TSA) and the University of Pretoria (TUKS) have announced an exciting new partnership that sees TuksSport and TuksTennis become the official home for the TSA wheelchair Tennis high performance programme, from November 2019 onwards.
#TuksTennis: Simmonds could be the one to beat during the ITF World Tour Tournament at Tuks
Posted on September 23, 2019
South Africa's Chanel Simmonds will be one of the highest-ranked female players participating from next Monday in the ITF World Tour Tennis event at Tuks.
#TuksTennis: Venter might get to “act out” her dream at the Tokyo Paralympics
Posted on August 19, 2019
The Tuks based wheelchair tennis player, Mariska Venter, seems on track of maybe qualifying to represent South Africa at next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
#TuksTennis: Tuks beach tennis duo impress during World Team Championship
Posted on July 22, 2019
South Africa's national beach tennis team established itself as the best in Africa for the first time by beating Morocco during the recent World Team Championship in Moscow.
#TuksTennis: NEW INTERNATIONAL TENNIS EVENT FOR TSHWANE
Posted on July 12, 2019
The number of international tennis events in South Africa continues to grow with the launch, today, of the new Tennis SA TUKS International – set to take place at the University of Pretoria TuksTennis facility, with the main draw getting underway from the 1st October 2019.
#TuksTennis: Tuks duo win SA women’s beach tennis doubles title
Posted on May 15, 2019
Tuks's women's beach tennis players, Helga Jeske and Kyla Yelverton seem to have finetuned winning tournaments to a fine art.
#TuksTennis: Tuks ends losing streak by winning Sun City Universities Tournament
Posted on April 17, 2019
The TuksTennis team achieved a significant breakthrough over the past weekend when they won the Sun City South African Universities Tennis Tournament.
#TuksTennis: It is third time lucky for Pelser in Tuks tennis final
Posted on March 11, 2019
It turned out to be third time lucky for Reinhard Pelser on Saturday when he won eventually got to win the men’s singles final during the TuksTennis Student Tournament.
#TuksTennis: Tuks tennis players are trying to qualify for the World Beach Games
Posted on March 05, 2019
When beach tennis is mentioned, many would immediately think of people having fun hitting a ball around in sea, sand and sunny conditions.
#TuksTennis: Madema wants TuksTennis players to live their dreams
Posted on January 24, 2019
For Prince Madema coaching tennis at Tuks is all about ensuring his protégés have a fair chance to fulfil their dreams whether it is becoming professional players or just getting the opportunity to study at a university and living a healthy lifestyle playing tennis.
#TuksTennis is becoming a force to be reckoned with
Posted on January 21, 2019
The players of TuksTennis are starting to seriously make their presence felt on the local, national student tennis scene.
#TuksTennis: 2018 TuksOpen News
Posted on December 15, 2018
TuksTennis players excelled at Anual TuksOpen Tennis Tournament that took place on 27 & 28 October and on 3 & 4 November 2018.
#TuksTennis: Second doubles crown for SA’s Venter
Posted on August 14, 2018
South African wheelchair tennis rising star Mariska Venter successfully defended her doubles title at the Memorial Jens Open by clinching her second doubles crown at the Royal Ter Rivieren Tennis Club in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday.