Junior Coaching

To take part in the Junior Coaching Programme you need to become a member of Pensford Tennis Club.

The SUMMER Term 2022 starts on Tuesday, April 19th and finishes on SATURDAY, July 23rd. There will be no tennis during the half-term week commencing, May 30th (13 week term).

*Child’s school year as of Sept 2021*

Sign up for each term with coach taking class or via email. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact our Head Coach Michael Jones on 07976 228 075 or via email at [email protected]

For bookings and payments click here

Please note:

1. There will be NO tennis during the half-term week commencing May 30-June 4th.
2. Each class must have a minimum of 3 people to run. However, if there isn’t the required number you will be offered the option of a private lesson.
3. In order to participate in the Coaching Programme all juniors, including those aged 5 and under, MUST be members of the club. 
4. Please contact the coach if you’re unsure class will be taking place. Bad weather conditions do happen and a refund or an additional class will be offered if this happens more than once per term. 

2022 JUNIOR COST 

2022 PRIVATE COACHING

1hr Class £12 
1.5hr Class £18
1.5hr Match Play £12

1 student £45
2 students £25 each
3 students £20 each
4 students £15 each

 

Junior Programme

PENSFORD BLUE YOUTH
4 & 5yrs old
(Reception & Year 1)

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 16:00-17:00,

Combines fun lessons and activities that build core tennis skills. The class will have a strong emphasis on ball skills, balance and overall co-ordination.

Coach Allocated:
Alastair & Vedran

PENSFORD RED

YOUTH
6 & 7yrs old
(Year 2 & 3)

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 16:00-17:00

 

Combines fun lessons and activities that build core tennis skills. Children are introduced to tennis in a progressions format geared to their athletic development as they grow and learn.

Coach Allocated: Dragan, Vedran & Michael

PENSFORD ORANGE YOUTH
8 & 9yrs old
(Year 4)

Monday & Friday 17:00-18:00

These sessions will be played in three quarter court using the orange ball. The aim will be to get students rallying more comfortably and starting to develop their topspin. We will also be looking to improve accuracy and placement during point play.

Coach Allocated:
Alastair & Vedran

 

PENSFORD GREEN YOUTH
9-11yrs old (Year 5, 6 & 7)

Tuesday 17:30-18:30 & Thursday 16:30-17:30

Children’s first introduction to full court tennis, these sessions will be played with a green ball. We will be looking to continue developing technique, consistency and ball placement.

Coach Allocated:
Jay & Alastair

PENSFORD JUNIOR TENNIS
11-14yrs old

Monday 18:30-20:00 & Saturday 13:30-15:00

These sessions will aim at further developing consistency, placement, increased ball speed and a higher level of control utilizing all types of spin. Match play tactics and point situations will also be focus upon.

Coach Allocated:
Alastair & Dragan

PENSFORD TEEN TENNIS
14+yrs

Monday 20:00-21:30

These sessions will aim at further developing consistency, placement, increased ball speed and a higher level of control utilizing all types of spin. Match play tactics and point situations will also be focus upon.

Coach Allocated:
Alastair & Dragan

 

Squad Sessions (Invitation Only)

All students who have shown potential and improvement within the junior programme may be asked to join the squad sessions. These sessions will be geared towards juniors looking to further develop their tennis skills and possibly compete in tournaments outside the club. Many within these groups will be asked to represent Pensford in the Junior Surrey Leagues.

PENSFORD RED YOUTH SQUAD

Friday 16:00-17:30

Coach Allocated:
Michael

PENSFORD ORANGE YOUTH SQUAD
7 & 8yrs old

Thursday 4-5:30pm

Coach Allocated:
Michael

PENSFORD GREEN YOUTH SQUAD
9 & 10 yrs old

Monday 5-6:30 & Thursday 5:30-7pm

Coach Allocated:
Dragan, Michael & Alastair

PENSFORD YELLOW YOUTH SQUAD
10-12yrs old

Tuesday 16:00-17:30,Thursday 17:30-19:00,Friday 17.30-19.00

Coach Allocated: 
Jay & Alastair

PENSFORD JUNIOR TENNIS SQUAD
12-14yrs old

Thursday 17:30-19:00

Coach Allocated: 
Michael

PENSFORD TEEN SQUAD
14+yrs old

Wednesday 18:00-19:30 & Saturday 3-4:30pm

Coach Allocated: 
Alastair

 

Saturday Match Play Sessions

Maximum 15 per session.

Each weekly session will be all about point play and tactics. The coaches’ role will be to organize and provide various point play situations to work upon. All levels welcome.

Pensford Youth & Junior sessions
7-12yrs old

Saturday 11:30-13:00

Coach Allocated:
Alastair