Coaching and Courses

Coaching and Courses

Due to the heightened concerns surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the LTA has suspended the activity it delivers.  Information for providers from the LTA that can be found here.  All coaching has been suspended until restrictions are lifted.

Application forms for Coaching Courses. 
For queries, please get back to haddenhamtennisclub@hotmail.com or phone 01844 290805.
Club Coach: Blaise Baheten-Metock 07490 960402

Blaise is an experienced Tennis Coach and has worked for many years in the industry. He has set up and run coaching programs in different communities including France, The Republic of Ireland and England.
A successful ex player Blaise was a junior representative of Cameroon, in different ITF junior competitions in Africa and has won multiple tournaments both in France and Cameroon as a junior and senior player.

- Level 3 Coaching Certificate 
- First Aid Certificate
- DBS Certificate
- Safeguarding and Protection Trained

Haddenham Tennis Club has Clubmark status which is a National Award given to Clubs & Organisations that meet the strict standards for management, coaching facilities and procedures. Documents & procedures are shown in the 'Club Documents' tab at the bottom of the Home page. We recently been assessed by the LTA.
Mini & Tots Coaching Programme
This is the foundation of our coaching programme. This programme provides an introduction for juniors from 3 years old and upwards and provides basic ball and coordination skills.
Mini-Tennis is played at Three Levels; Red (8 years and under), Orange (8 to 9 years old) and Green (10 years old). Talented juniors can be selected to join the Mini Aces development programme to help them reach their full potential. Every fourth week matches are played and the results go towards the players RCJ (Regular Competing Junior) records on the LTA web site ao that a player can track their progress.
For a full Mini Tennis explanation, see: http://www.lta.org.uk/LTA-Mini-Tennis/ 
Junior Coaching
Our Junior Coaching programme follows on from Mini Tennis. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, enjoyable environment for tennis. Courses provide a structured programme. 
Adult Coaching
Group and individual coaching sessions are provided for all standards. Group sessions are run to make the tennis experience enjoyable while looking at tactics and technique to develop your game. Individual sessions are tailored to meet your specific requirements and could for example include fitness, techniques, tactical and technical advice and help with matchplay. We also provide 'Pay & Play' roll up sessions on Mondays.
Fun and Social Events
We also arrange Fun & Social events. For example the Adult & Child, American and Mix in Tournaments.
Please see the Calendar and News on the web site or email any query on haddenhamtennisclub@hotmail.com
Courses
These are updated regularly and a full list of course forms are shown below and are also on the Calendar tab at http://haddenhamtennis.co.uk/calendar