Bali International Women's Association (BIWA) is organizing its annual fund raising tennis tournament. Run in cooperation with the Bali Tennis Academy (BTA) proceeds will fund scholarships for underprivileged children, as well as women and children's health & education project in Bali.
Last year’s tournament attracted 150 participants from across Bali and abroad with 200 players expected to participate this year.
The 2009 BIWA Charity Tennis Tournament will be held from Friday, April 24th to Thursday, April 30th, 2009 at the Bali Tennis Academy - Nikko Bali Resort & Spa with 3 indoor courts.
To mark the opening of the tournament, a cocktail party will be held on Friday, April 24, 2009 at 5 p.m. at the Bali Tennis Academy at the Nikko Bali Resort & Spa. Closing the event there will be an Award Ceremony Dinner held at the hotel on Thursday, April 30, 2009 starting at 7.30 p.m..
Prizes and trophies will be presented to winners and runners up. Exciting door prizes will also be on offer.
Divisions of Play
Play will be conducted during the tournament in the following categories:
• Open: Men/Ladies -Singles/Doubles/Mixed
• Super Amateur Men’s Singles
• Senior: Men/Ladies, Singles/Doubles/Mixed/ 50 years +
• Junior:: Boys/Girls, Singles/Doubles below 14 years
The deadline for entries is April 20,, 2009, and the draw will be held on April 22nd. Registration forms are available at
BIWA, Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai No. 46, Sanur – Bali, or Bali Tennis Academy at Nikko Bali Resort & Spa.
Online registration is also available.
“This tournament is one of BIWA’s Annual Charity to continue supporting the needy people in Bali”, said Joyce Nelwan, BIWA’s Past President 2007 – 2008 in her capacity as the Tournament Coordinator. “It is a great sport where people can enjoy, compete and help the unfortunate women and children in Bali at the same time. It is going to be an exciting tournament for everyone”, she added.
Bali International Woman’s Association (BIWA) is a local non-profit organization with more than 300 members from 27 countries. The objectives of our organization are to foster international friendship and understanding and to carry out welfare programs for the local community.
For more information contact: Joyce Nelwan – Tournament Coordinator BIWA Center, Jalan By Pass Ngurah Rai No 44, Sanur – Bali – Indonesia, Telephone +62-(0)361-288686 or +62-(0)361-7469607. Facsimile +62-(0)361-287678
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