A player is considered a Veteran when he/she reaches the age of 35 not later than the 31st December in a given year (i.e. in 2015 players must be born in 1980 or earlier)
Each age group includes players within a 5 year period
Senior Veterans'- 3 people on each team in the following age categories;
Ladies - 35+ , 40+, 45+, 50+
Mens - 35+ , 40+, 45+, 50+
Super Senior Veterans' - 4 people on each team in the following age categories;
Ladies - 55+ , 60+, 65+ & 2 players in teams for 70+
Mens - 55+ , 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+ & 2 players in teams for 80+
Players must attain the specified age no later than the 31st December of the year the competition takes place.
UBTI select Veteran teams for Interprovincial matches. The Super Senior Veteran Interprovincials take place on the third weekend in May whilst the Senior Veteran Interprovincials take place on the second weekend in September. These Interprovincial Championships are played in rotation around the Provinces. In 2015, the Super Senior Veteran event will be in Galway LTC and the Senior Veteran event will be played in Waterford TC.
Veteran players from Ulster are considered for International selection by the Tennis Ireland Veteran Selection Committtee. The criteria for selection can be found at http://www.tennisireland.ie/players/selection_criteria