Tennis Europe U12 Solid Tennis Academy Tournament

  • Dates: from 21st to 27th February 2022 (Qualifyers 19 & 20February)
  • Venue: Sportpark Blijdorp Stadhoudersweg 181 3039 MC Rotterdam +31(0)104654977
  • Referee: TBA
  • Tournament Director: Dolf Harteveld +31(0)644006219
  • Surface: Indoor Hardcourt
  • Balls: HEAD
  • Competition Courts: 4
  • Practise courts: 4 Practise courts are available 1,5 hours before the first match off the day.

Police number: 09008844

Child protective service number: 0031(0)104431100

Child protective website:


  • Boys qualifying (32)
  • Girls qualifying (32)
  • Boys single (32)
  • Girls singel (32)
  • Boys double (16)
  • Girls double (16)

Singles Main Draw: Matches are played in best of three tiebreak sets. No Let rule. No rest shall be allowed after the second set

Doubles: Matches are played with two tiebreaksets with no Advantage-scoring, No Let rule, if required a 10 point match tiebreak

Deadlines:

Boys Single:

  • Main draw:20/02/2022
  • Qualifying Draw: 18/02/2022

Girls Single:

  • Main draw:20/02/2022
  • Qualifying Draw: 18/02/2022

Doubles: 21/02/2022 12:00

Van der Valk Hotel Rotterdam-Blijdorp
Energieweg 2 3041JC Rotterdam

The hotel is in 10 minutes walking distance from Sportpark Blijdorp

Reservations can be made by telephone or by e-mail via

  • + 31 (0) 10 29 88 777

When making your reservation, please use the reservation code in the information e-mail for tournament discount.
With this discount rooms ar avalible for the following rooms and prices:

  • Single room € 120 euro including breakfast and excluding 6.5% tourist tax
  • Twin room € 130 euro including breakfast and excluding 6.5% tourist tax
  • Triple room € 140 euro including breakfast and excluding 6.5% tourist tax

Airport: Rotterdam The Hague airport or Schiphol 

Trainstation: Rotterdam Centraal Station

Metro: Blijdorp Rotterdam Subway line E. The metro station is in 10 minutes walking distance from Sportpark Blijdorp.

Bus: Bus number 33, bus stop Vroesenpark Rotterdam. This bus stop is in 5 minutes walking distance from Sportpark Blijdorp

Car: Freeway A13/ A20 exit 13 and use Vroesenpad for navigation

Parking: The parking lot next to our park is paid parking (zone 724 with €1.80 p/h), when full please park at the other site of the railway or on the Gordelweg.  DO NOT PARK on the sides of the Vroesenpad, The Police is very strict!!!

Stringer is available on site and on demand. Price is € 10,- per Racket when you have your own strings, other HEAD strings available on site, prices are to vary. Cash only in advance

During the main tournament, a Physiotherapist can be used on location. There is a possibility for:

  • a 30 minute sports massage for €30,-
  • a 60 minute sports massage for €55,-

For reservations you can contact them by phone on +31 6 15042032.
Attention! Payments will be billed via email.

Reservations for the Main Tournament are already possible from now on! 

During the Qualifier and the main tournament a doctor is available by telephone in case of an emergency and, if necessary, at the park within a few minutes.

Pharmacy: ‘Apotheek Blijdorp’ is the nearest pharmacy from Sportpark Blijdorp and is in a walking distance of 14 minutes

Apotheek Blijdorp
Stadhoudersplein 37,
3039 ER Rotterdam

Covid Coördinator: Dolf Harteveld 0031(0)644006219

Covid testcenter: Coronatest Rotterdam | Medische kliniek · Ungerplein 2 · 020 244 3292

Coronavirus measures in brief

Read on this page what measures are in place in the Netherlands to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Basic rules for everyone:

  • Wash your hands often and well.
  • Stay 1.5 metres apart.
  • If you have symptoms, stay at home and get tested as soon as possible.
  • Ensure a good flow of fresh air indoors.
  • If you test positive for coronavirus, you must self-isolate. The people you live with must self-quarantine, even if they have been vaccinated or have had coronavirus before.
  • If you had contact with someone who has or may have coronavirus and are unsure whether you need to self-quarantine, do the Quarantine Check.


  • At indoor sports locations, a corona ticket is mandatory for everyone aged 18 and older.

  • Competitions are allowed. It concerns both matches against each other and matches against other clubs.

  • Sports canteens are open until 10 p.m. Changing rooms, toilets and showers are open.

  • If it is necessary for sports practice, 1.5 meters away is not mandatory for people from 18 years old.

  • Keeping a distance of 1.5 meters is mandatory after exercise.

  • Follow the basic rules to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • There is no limitation in group size for indoor or outdoor sports or sports in public space.

In the Canteen:

  • Everyone above 12 years old need to wear facial masks


  • Within the Netherlands: stay at home as much as possible. If you do go out, limit contact with others and stay 1.5 metres apart.
  • Abroad: the Dutch government issues travel advice per country. If you have holiday plans, travel smart. Travelling is still a risk, and will remain a risk. Check the travel advice on (in Dutch).

Winners of last year (2022)

Girls Single Champion:

Darina Matjeva v Sofia Cadar

6-1 6-2

Boys Single Champion:

Kaius Ketola v Stan Put

5-7 6-4 10-5

Girls Double Champions

Sofia Cadar & Farah Janssen 

Melitina Kotlyarova & Darnia Matvejeva

6-2 6-4

Boys Double Champions:

Mats Jutte & Rogier Verbeet

Erikas Maskolaitis & Stan Put

6-3 7-6(2)

Tennis Europe U12 Solid Tennis Academy Tournament

Congratulations to our winners!

The first Solid Tennis Academy Tournament has come to end. What beautifull matches we have seen. Thanks to all the players, Referee and staff, and all the parents to make this Tournament a succes. We hope to see you next year.

Solid Tennis Academy