Tennis Alberta offers Full Member Club and Associate Member Clubs added benefits for their annual membership.  We aim to partner with Member Clubs to offer programming and services that match the needs of the organization. Club Memberships run annually from January 1 – December 31.

For more information about becoming a Tennis Alberta Member Club, contact info@tennisalberta.com or 780-415-1661.

Full Club Members are any organization which provides access to tennis facilities and charges members an annual fee.  Full Club Membership runs annually from January 1 – December 31.

FULL CLUB MEMBERSHIP FEES

  • $260 per outdoor court
  • $500 per indoor court

FULL CLUB MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Public Liability Insurance Members receive a comprehensive insurance package that provides value that exceeds the annual membership fee.
  • Financial Club Reward Program Benefit from Tennis Alberta’s financial incentive program.
  • Sanctioned Competitions Tennis Alberta sanctions competitions for all ages and levels across the province. Members can host competitions to bring the excitement of tournament play as well as increase their club’s visibility.
  • Tennis Alberta Voting Ballots and Board Nominations Member clubs can vote at Annual General Meetings thus contributing to the support of Tennis Alberta. Members of Full Member Clubs can be nominated to the Tennis Alberta Board of Directors.
  • Volley Newsletter Subscription Complimentary access to Tennis Alberta’s Volley E-Newsletter.

FUNDING SUPPORT

  • Facility Grants  Opportunity to apply for facility development funding through Tennis Canada’s capital investment program.
  • Tennis Development Centre Program  Receive support and be rewarded for your achievements in developing provincial, national, collegiate and international players.
  • Grant Finder  Access to an online search engine to provide up-to-date information on grants available throughout Alberta.

GROWING YOUR VENUE

  • Tennis Day in Canada Join 180 other tennis venues in delivering a Tennis Day in Canada open day event with 80% of participating clubs reporting new players at their events.
  • Tennis for Kids A highly successful initiative that helps registered venues and accredited coaches support more children learning to play and enjoy tennis.
  • Kids Tennis Take advantage of support and resources in delivering high quality coaching programs for children.

RUNNING COMPETITIONS

  • Team Tennis Provides players of all ages with regular league matches in a competitive team environment.
  • Road to Nationals Stage a tournament at your venue that feeds into the biggest junior tournament in Canadian tennis.
  • Rogers Rookie Tour Run an event for competition beginners with loads of give-aways and marketing support by Rogers and Tennis Canada.
  • Future Star Events Host a Future Star Circuit event for competitive players aged between 7 to 10 years of age.

TECHNOLOGY

  • ClubSpark A FREE online venue management tool designed to make it easier to operate all aspects of your venue, including membership, court bookings and coaching programmes.
  • Competition & Event Management Support  The Tennis Tournament Planner is a FREE online tool that makes it easier to set-up and run competitions and publish results.

VENUE SUPPORT

  • Marketing Advice Access to marketing advice and tips to grow the presence of your programs.
  • Club Development Workshops  Club workshops support the training and development of clubs on a range of topics.
  • Club and Coach Forums Local forums to support registered venues and accredited coaches.

FINANCIAL INCENTIVE AND REWARD SYSTEM

Full Member Clubs will receive compensation based on the number of individual club members that also have a Tennis Alberta Paid Individual Membership. Membership targets and compensation models set for Full Club Members are as follows:

  • Over 250 Tennis Alberta Members  =  20% refund
  • Over 350 = 40% refund
  • Over 500 = 70% refund
  • Over 700 = 90% refund

Refunds will be issued to Full Member Clubs in early November of 2022.

Any organization which promotes and supports tennis in Alberta but does not charge annual fees for access to tennis facilities or services is considered an Associate Member. This includes seasonal tennis courts, community leagues and recreational groups.  Associate Membership runs annually from January 1 – December 31.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP FEES

  • $275 per year

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

  • Sanctioned Competitions Host competitions to bring the excitement of tournament play as well as increase member base and visibility of the sport.
  • Volley Newsletter Subscription Complimentary access to Tennis Alberta’s Volley E-Newsletter.
  • Tennis Alberta’s Job Board Post club job openings on tennisalberta.com.

FUNDING SUPPORT

  • Financial Club Reward Program Benefit from Tennis Alberta’s financial incentive program. More info below. 
  • Facility Grants Opportunity to apply for facility development funding through Tennis Canada’s capital investment program.
  • 20% discount on ONE (1) Tennis Alberta certification and officiating course per year. Maximum 2 club representatives per calendar year.
  • Grant Finder Access to an online search engine to provide up-to-date information on many grant schemes operating throughout Alberta.
  • Tennis Alberta Funding Opportunities Tennis Alberta offers seasonal grant funding programs to support member organizations, contact us to find out more.

TECHNOLOGY

  • ClubSpark A FREE online venue management tool designed to make it easier to operate all aspects of your venue, including membership, court bookings and coaching programs.
  • Competition & Event Management The Tennis Tournament Planner is a FREE online tool that makes it easier to set-up and run competitions and publish results.

GROWING YOUR VENUE

  • Tennis Day in Canada Join 180 other tennis venues in delivering a Tennis Day in Canada open day event with 80% of participating clubs reporting new players at their events.
  • Tennis for Kids A highly successful initiative that helps registered venues and accredited coaches support more children in learning to play and enjoy tennis.
  • Kids Tennis Take advantage of support and resources in delivering high quality coaching programs for children.

RUNNING COMPETITIONS

  • Team Tennis Provides players of all ages with regular league matches in a competitive team environment.
  • Road to Nationals Stage a tournament at your venue that feeds into the biggest junior tournament in Canadian tennis.
  • Rogers Rookie Tour Run an event for competition beginners with loads of give-aways and marketing support by Rogers and Tennis Canada.

VENUE SUPPORT

  • Marketing Advice Access to marketing advice and tips to grow the presence of your programs.
  • Club Development Workshops Club workshops to support the training and development of clubs on a range of topics.
  • Club and Coach Forums Local forums to support registered venues and accredited coaches.

FINANCIAL INCENTIVE AND REWARD SYSTEM

Associate Clubs will receive compensation based on the number of individual club members that also have a Tennis Alberta Paid Individual Membership. Membership targets and compensation models set for Associate Club are as follows:

  • Over 100 Tennis Alberta Members = 100%  refund
  • Over 150 = credit of $250 per associate club
  • Over 200 = credit of $500 per associate club
  • Over 300 = credit of $1,200 per associate club

Refunds and credits will be issued to Associate Member Clubs in early November of 2022.