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8th July - 4th August 2018

Tennis

Note this is only a guide, not a guarantee.

Tennis

Tutors: Mr Martin Wright
Weeks: 1, 2, 3 and 4

Course Details


This course caters for players of all abilities and is taught by a team of professional coaches. Whatever your needs, the coaches will assess your game, coach you in small groups of similar ability, work on your faults and improve them both technically and tactically. At all levels, the emphasis will be on enjoyment while improving. There will be a light hearted tournament at the end of the week.


Course Notes


During an intensive week of tennis coaching experienced Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) coaches will work on technical and tactical aspects of your game. Through a progressive programme we aim to advance your existing strengths and work on your weaker areas to develop your all round game.

Below is a basic structure of the programme for the week but is subject to change dependent upon the abilities and requirements of the group.

Monday
 

  • Welcome day
  • Assessment of players abilities
  • Basic ground strokes
  • Footwork
  • Anticipation

Tuesday
 

  • Ground strokes
  • Use of spins, tactical awareness and patterns of play
  • Use of depth, consistency

Wednesday
 

  • Volleys
  • Use of spins and angles
  • Approaching the net

Thursday
 

  • Serving
  • Singles and doubles tactics
  • Shorts balls and attacking opponent's weaknesses

Friday
 

  • Match play
  • A chance to practice what has been learnt throughout the week

All sessions will begin with a warm up and end with warm down drills.

Coaches will be available at the end of each session to answer any general questions you may have. Video analysis will be used as a teaching aid as well as demonstrations and practice.

We hope to improve your all round game and tennis knowledge in a fun and enjoyable environment.

You will require sports clothes and suitable footwear and a tennis racket.