Mini Tennis : ORANGE 8-10yr
Mini Tennis Orange is for players aged eight and nine. Players develop a rounded game learning a range of techniques and tactics. Courts are bigger and wider than the red stage but still smaller than full-size tennis courts. There are team and individual competitions with matches -tie-break scoring.
Currently running courses below:
ORANGE 3 (Beginner)
ORANGE 2 (Intermediate)
ORANGE 1 (Advanced)
ORANGE > GREEN SQUAD (Playing twice a week or more)
What ball is used?
An orange ball is used which is 50% slower than a normal ball, giving players better control at this important stage of development.
What racquet is best to use?
A racquet of 23” – 26” should be used depending on the size and strength of the player.
- Players should arrive changed, wearing comfortable sports clothing and non marking trainers or tennis shoes
- We recommend that children arrive at least 15 minutes before so that they are ready for the start of the session