We have junior tennis on offer for all ages and abilities and follow the Mini Tennis guidelines progressing children through the different balls and sizes of court.
The emphasis is all on fun embedded with learning. All the sessions are progressive, engaging and a combination of teamwork, partner work and solo learning. We have Saturday clubs as well as after school clubs Monday-Wednesday. If you have a small group already or looking for 2:1 or 1:1 lessons we can also accommodate these.
Below are the descriptions for all the different age groups.
These sessions are a fantastic way to introduce young children to tennis. Session are packed full of fun ways for children to improve basic agility, balance and coordination, core fundamentals for all sports. They will also learn the basic techniques for forehands, backhands and volleys.3-4 years
Mini Red Tennis
An introduction to tennis using light-weight rackets, red balls and a smaller court. An excellent way to develop co-ordination, racket and ball skills and basic stroke technique. Lots of fun games including a selection of activity stations designed to provide a variety of tennis related learning experiences – the emphasis is very much on FUN.4-7 years
For players progressing from mini tennis and have developed their skills sufficiently to move to a full size court with low compression balls. Equipment and court size are adapted to cater for the ability of players. Sessions cover co-ordination and movement, progressive development of the strokes, basic rules and tactics.8-9 years
This is aimed for children who are ready to test their skills on a full-size court developing good technique & tactical decision making. Their confidence will grow as they progress through the stages. They'll learn the fair play values of tennis as well – these encourage good behaviour and sportsmanship.10-12 years
Tennis coaching designed specifically for Teens, which provides social, fitness, and learning opportunities. Lessons follow a Games-Based Approach and are intended to attract and retain teenagers in the game.12-16 years