junior group coaching

For 3-17 year olds

Our new autumn term coaching programme starts September 2020

We are following all government and LTA guidelines on Covid-19 in order keep all of our players, parents and staff safe. 

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We have a range of group tennis lessons available for children aged 3-17 and for all abilities here at STSC
See below for details…

TOTS TENNIS (3-4 YEARS)

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Learn the basics and love the game!

This phase, for the really little ones, is a fun and easy way to start tennis. We use balloons, bean bags, hoops, soft balls – all kinds of fun stuff, but your child will also hit their first tennis balls. In fact, we guarantee that your child will be hitting balls over the net in their very first session!

17 – 19 inch tennis rackets are recommended for this age –  but don’t worry if your child hasn’t got one, we can provide all the equipment!

Days / Times

Term time:

  • Monday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Wednesday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Friday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturday 1pm – 2pm

MINI RED TENNIS (5-8 YEARS)

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Serve, rally and score!

This phase, for children aged approximately 5-8 years old, consists of learning how to serve, rally and score as well as including lots of movement, co-ordination, speed, balance and agility games – but of course having fun a the same time!

Mini red tennis takes place on a much smaller tennis court, using mini tennis nets, shortened tennis rackets (21 – 23 inches) and a bigger and slower ball.

Players are encouraged to play fun competitions in teams or individually, with short matches using tie-break scoring.

Our red ball sessions are split into red starter, improver, advanced and team.

Days / Times

Term time:

RED STARTER, IMPROVER AND ADVANCED
  • Monday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Wednesday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Friday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturday 1pm – 2pm
RED TEAM

Invitation only – Contact Liam for more details

MINI ORANGE TENNIS (8-9 YEARS)

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Develop your game!

This phase, for children aged approximately 8-9 years old, is the perfect progression from mini red tennis.  Players continue to learn the game as well as learning a range of techniques and tactics. Sessions also include lots of movement, co-ordination, speed, balance and agility based games – and of course having fun a the same time!

Mini orange tennis takes place on a three-quarter length court with an orange ball (a bit softer than normal tennis balls) and shortened tennis rackets (25 inches).

Team and individual competitions are encouraged at this stage, using tie-break scoring.

Our sessions are split into orange starter, improver, advanced and team.

Days / Times

Term time:

ORANGE STARTER, IMPROVER AND ADVANCED
  • Monday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Wednesday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Friday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturday 1pm – 2pm
ORANGE TEAM

Invitation only – Contact Liam for more details.

MINI GREEN TENNIS (10-11 YEARS)

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Put your skills to the test!

This phase, for children aged approximately 10-11 years old, is the perfect way for children to progress to full court tennis, and makes it far easier for them to develop their skills, build confidence and advance with their tennis.

Sessions take place on a full size court, using mini green tennis balls which are slightly softer than normal tennis balls, and shortened tennis rackets (26 inch) 

Children will continue to learn all the shots, techniques and tactics, and will also be introduced to strength and conditioning (S&C) exercises that will help their physical development.

Our sessions are split into green starter, improver, advanced and team. 

Days / Times

Term time:

GREEN STARTER, IMPROVER AND ADVANCED
  • Tuesday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Thursday 4:45pm – 5:45pm
  • Saturday 2pm – 3pm
GREEN TEAM

Invitation only – Contact Liam for more details.

JUNIOR TENNIS (12-17 YEARS)

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Fun, social, competitive!

Our junior tennis sessions are for children aged between 12-17 years old.  These sessions are played on full size courts with normal tennis balls.  Within the sessions, players learn and play all aspects of tennis including singles, doubles, a range of techniques and tactics, singles and doubles matchplay as well as a range of games.

Strength and conditioning exercises are continued and progressed to help aid physical development.

Players are encouraged to play both fun and more serious competitions, using normal, fast 4 and tie-break scoring.

Our sessions are split into junior starter, improver, advanced and team. 

Days / Times

Term time:

JUNIOR STARTER, IMPROVER AND ADVANCED
  • Tuesday 5:45pm – 6:45pm
  • Thursday 5:45pm – 6:45pm
  • Saturday 2pm – 3pm
JUNIOR 14U & 18U TEAM

Invitation only – Contact Liam for more details.

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