Welcome to Breakpoint Tennis Academy

We are exciting to launch a new programme from this autumn

We have kept all those favorite classes but added over 15 new sessions to the programme planner for juniors and adults. including a junior coaching package that offers so much more than just coaching  We have more mini tennis sessions than ever, increased the number of sessions for players aged 11 and over.  The adult programme has had a major overhaul with new rebranded classes and a number of new classes for adults including get into and get back into tennis.  We have also reduced the coach to player ratio to a maximum of 6 players to ensure we are providing the best environment to learn and improve your skill set.  please do not hesitate to contact us today for more info.


Providing tennis coaching to the community

Breakpoint Tennis Academy is run by Chris Hampton, Master Club Coach Level 5. Based in Oxfordshire, Chris has provided over 20 years of coaching to many schools, clubs and organisations including the AELTC and North Oxford LTC. Chris combines his role as Head Coach at Wychwoods with coaching at Woodstock Tennis Club and AELTC where he is involved with their Wimbledon Junior Tennis Initative.

Chris was awarded the Aegon National Club Coach Award In 2015 for his efforts in increasing grass route participation and work, with gifted and talented players under his ace scheme. He  was also awarded Oxon LTA Club Coach of the year 2019 for work involving setting up and delivering schools tennis in Oxford City.

Using the services of other coaches, and support from a full time coaching administrator, Chris and  team offer a comprehensive and inclusive term time, holiday coaching programme for all ages and levels of players.  We also provide bespoke packages for groups of up to 4 players and indiviudal lessons. Where possible, we can also provide coaching at private houses.

Coaching takes place at Wychwoods Tennis Club using their 3 artificial courts and indoor mini-tennis red court at the New Beaconsfield Hall, ajacent to the club courts.  

To ensure we offer an outstanding coaching programme, we offer a coaching package that includes a coach ratio of 1 - 4 players for 9yrs and under, and up to 1 - 6 for adults and juniors aged 10yrs and over.  The  package includes  events and compeitions for all players including our very own termly coaching curriculum.

Our team of coaches are all experienced and LTA qualified, hold up to date DBS checks and first aid certificates. We take the welfare and safeguarding of all our juniors and adults very seriously and have in place at the club a safeguarding officer.

Our coaching programme is second to none, providing an excellent environment to learn, score, rally and compete.  Why not arrange an appointment to meet  Head Coach Chris to discuss your tennis needs for yourself or family?

We look forward to seeing you on court soon.

Chris & Coaching Team








Where we teach

Here are the Breakpoint Tennis venues where you can play.

  • 1

    Bampton Recreation Ground

    Buckland Road, Bampton, Oxfordshire, OX18 2AA

  • 2

    Wychwoods Tennis Club

    Station Road, SHIPTON UNDER WYCHWOOD, Oxfordshire, OX7 6BQ

Our Partner

Wychwoods Tennis Club