Goring Tennis Club has a thriving base of juniors and is proud to offer a range of opportunities to young tennis players. Along with our Head Coach Jon, and our Junior Chair Claire we welcome budding young tennis players for individual or group coaching sessions. A future Wimbledon Champion may be among us!
GTC runs excellent Tennis Squads for its Junior members on Friday afternoons and Saturdays. For more information including schedules, prices and how to apply please click HERE
BOOKING SATURDAY TENNIS (Autumn Term) -
For details on Saturday Tennis Squads check the Oxfordshire Tennis website. Thank you.
If you currently have a child attending Camp - remember as the weather gets warmer please make sure your tennis star has water in a named bottle, a cap to keep the sun out and has been slathered in sun tan cream!
SUMMER TENNIS CAMP 2022 - BOOKING OPEN
Dates: 25th JULY- 26th AUGUST
Tennis Camp is a great opportunity for junior and mini members to improve their tennis skills under the guidance of our Head Coach Jon Howey from Oxfordshire Tennis and his experienced coaching team. It is hugely popular and a load of fun - so get booking!
This summer Tennis Camp will be run Monday to Friday at the times below from 25th July - 26th August. One session each day. Each session runs for 3 hours. This year we will be running a tuck shop during a mini break mid session. Parents/carers - it would be really helpful to us if your child had coins to pay rather than notes. As the sessions are quite long children might want to bring along a healthy snack (no nuts please) as well as the important named bottle of water. Please note there are aways water refill stations on court. Our youngest players may be given more frequent breaks on court as necessary as well as the main mini break mid session. Please read full camp safety notes below.
MONDAY - 9.00a.m-12 noon
TUESDAY - 2.00pm-5.00pm
WEDNESDAY - 9.00am-12noon
THURSDAY - 2.00p.m-5.00pm
FRIDAY - 9.00a.m - 12.noon
Any combination of days or weeks can be booked.
HOW TO BOOK
Click on the link below which will direct you to the SUMMER TENNIS CAMP booking page of the Oxfordshire Tennis website. Once on the page, Click on BOOK to access the shedule. Once on the SCHEDULE go to the bottom and click SEE MORE and scroll down to show the Tennis Camp sessions. Click on a session to select - look to the right of the page for further details.
Places are limited, early booking is recommended as sessions get snapped up quickly. Remember to take note of your any discount codes before clicking on the link below.
CAMP SAFETY (Please read)
Parents/carers – We are outdoors in all weathers! If the weather is hot, please ensure children have sunscreen applied before attending the session and have a water bottle with them. Take a cap if you can - it keeps the sun or the rain out of players eyes! If weather is cold/wet remember to dress for the conditions and take a coat (preferably waterproof). For Health and Safety reasons - no jewellery please. If you are giving your child a snack to take along, please ensure snacks are nut free, thank you.
As of 1st April 2022, England entered the governments 'Living with respiratory infections including Covid-19' phase of their response to the coronavirus pandemic. This means there are now no coronavirus related legal restrictions in place.
Please be aware that undertaking any activity, including tennis, has the potential for increased risk of transmmission of COVID-19. All participants and parents are advised to read the government's guidance. Please find the link to the government guidance HERE.
Symptoms of Covid are: a high temperature, a new continuous cough, loss of or change to sense of taste or smell. Should any participant show these symptoms or have tested positive for Covid-19 they should not attend camp.
Claire H is a committee member and serves as our junior chair. If you wish to contact Claire with any questions or feedback about Junior tennis - for further information on how to contact Claire, contact our Comms Committee Member Gilly W - click HERE to email.
Our main Junior Website is Under Construction. Some items on this page may be amended at a later date.
Enquiries/Contacting the Head Coach
Jon is recieving a high level of enquiries at the moment, so should you wish to secure a place on a camp please book on the events tab on the Oxfordshire Tennis website. Any other issues, difficulties or enquiries please contact him using his email address below. Jon is on court most of the time so you may not get an immediate response to your enquiry, but he will get back to you as quickly as he can. Thank you.