Coaching

Details of  sessions happening appear at the bottom of the page and can be booked from here subject to availability.  We are keen to help you get playing so please come back to this page to find about any new coaching sessions in the future.

*News - We hope to recommence Tennis For Free  which is the ideal first step into starting playing.  Further information will be posted when it is available. If not it will return in 2022

Players wanting coaching

1. Bexhill Tennis Club are located in the park and have 2 allocated courts, courts 3 & 5. The club offer memberships and coaching opportunities.

2. There are coaches who use the courts and they play an important role in helping introduce people to tennis and to improve their game. Through the Council's work with the LTA we only recommend using LTA qualified coaches who are listed on the "find a tennis coach"

Currently only Adam Field, Stephanie Trill & David Gabb have provided accredited details to coach in 2021

Coaches

The Council is keen to work with coaches to encourage year round use of the courts but ask them to be responsible over the number of bookings they reserve per week to ensure everyone can access the courts.

It is vital that any coaching is carried out by insured and qualified instructors who following conditions for use of the courts. We require coaches to follow safeguarding procedures and having a risk assessment to prevent and deal with any incidents that occur.  It is a requirement for all coaches wishing to use the courts to register and provide details evidencing that they are qualified and insured. This must be done annually and in advance of any coaching taking place to [email protected]

Tennis For Free Scheme

Working with the charity Tennis For Free, Active Rother will be looking to restart Tennis For Free on the courts when possible - see additional tab at top of page. This provides an introduction to the game and promotes a tennis community. It is free with equipment provided. You can book from this page as it will show up as a course. We are grateful for the support of the charity Tennis For Free for helping these to happen.

Please contact [email protected] if you wish to help volunteer as a coach for these sessions or want to gain tennis qualifications to help volunteer for these sessions. This will help us to get more people involved and help with advice provided supporting the core team.