The event is searching for Australia’s fastest serve, with the opportunity to record your speed at Rod Laver Arena during the Australian Open next year.
The AO Blitz is a nationwide participation drive aimed at both experienced tennis players and those who have never picked up a racquet.
Sorrento Tennis Club will host the free community event where attendees can take part in activities such as the speed serve, Cardio Tennis and MLC Tennis Hot Shots for children.
There will also be photo opportunities with Australian Open trophies and giveaways.
As well as community tennis days around the country, the AO Blitz is encouraging people to get involved its online challenges, with the chance to have an Australian Open 2014 player represent their local town. It’s open to all Australians including individuals, schools and clubs.
The AO Blitz community tennis day will be held on October 18 at Sorrento Tennis Club, Duncraig, from 4pm to 7pm.
For more information, visit www. aoblitz.com.au.