The Bainbridge Tennis Association (BTA) functions as a support and promotional arm for the programs offered by the City of Bainbridge’s Tennis Director. As a full service Community Tennis Association (CTA), the BTA‘s mission is to promote and develop the growth of tennis in Bainbridge and the surrounding area.
The BTA’s vision is to offer a full range of tennis activities that would enhance the lives of those living in the Bainbridge area.
The goals of the BTA are as follows:
1 Enhance the organization through helping to provide customer service.
2 Assist in increasing participation in all tennis programs.
3 Support recreational and competitive tennis programs and events.
4 Promote awareness of tennis programs, events and activities at the center.
5 Stay educated with current tennis developments of new leagues, new tennis opportunities and new methods of communication.
6 Support the Bainbridge Tennis Director and the City of Bainbridge Tennis programs.
7 Volunteer time and talents to the City Tennis Programs as captains, coordinators, BTA board members, clinic organizers, social organizers, junior team captains, umpires, referees and promoters of the game of tennis.
The BTA is proud to its past history with the City of Bainbridge. We feel confident as we move forward that tennis will remain an avid sport for residents and that Bainbridge will continue to be an epicenter for juniors and adults to meet and play. It is through tennis that life long friends are developed.
Goals for 2012
- As of January 31st, 2012, BTA will pay all captains league fees-Adult, Seniors, MXD, Combo and any future developed league
- Absorbing the recent increase of league fees that was through out the leagues statewide.
- Running the Polar Bear tournament free to members
- Running the Valentines tournament free to members
- Writing administrative grants for supplies.
- Paying for BTA website so players stay informed
- Holding one day tournaments for players
- Paying for the recently purchased new umbrellas
- Giving coordinators a stipend for their hard work and continued organization of their league
- Keeping the city pleased with our diligence as a support team to the city tennis program
Thank You BTA!
Thanks to the BTA we now have two new tables with umbrellas for our players to sit under to cool off. Thanks!