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Prime Video Tennis LTA Youth Girls Intro Course 
at Slinfold Tennis Club Wednesday 29th of May until Friday 31st of May 2024  at 2pm - 4pm                             For further information use the link  Prime Video Tennis LTA Youth Girls Intro Course 

Junior Coaching SumTerm 2024

Junior Coaching for Summer has now resumed at following times:
Mondays 
16.30-17.30: Yellow balls/ 12U
Wednesdays 
15.45-16.30: Red balls/ 8U
16.30-17.30: Orange balls/ 9U
17.30-18.30: Yellow balls/ 12U
18.30-19.30: Yellow balls/ 13+

The sessions will be run by Ruby Lane. Ruby is part of the Nigel Matthews Coaching Team.                                                                                                                                  

Book through the booking app Matthews Tennis Coaching in Google Play Store (Android) and in the App Store (iPhone).  

The age reference are only a guide, as the coach will place the children into the right group according to their ability.

The Summer Term finishes 26th July.

If your child or you know of someone else who would like to try a taster session this is best arranged by contacting Nigel Matthews directly. 

Any enquiries contact Nigel Matthews: mobile:07989764648
email: matthewstenniscoaching@gmail.com
website: http://www.matthewstenniscoaching.com/

Please note after the initial taster session, club membership is required for all children who attend junior coaching.


OUR COACHES

 

Peter Gawn

Peter Gawn has been our club coach for many years. He runs a variety of sessions.

His dusty sessions are aimed at players who have not used a tennis racket for a while and for beginners.

Peter also wishes to introduce a New session 'L'Plate Tennis.  This session is for members, family, friends wishing to explore the fabulous healthy fun and skill that playing tennis can give but may feel nervous in starting.

The Mixed Improvers sessions require a reasonable standard of play to practise drills, stroke techniques and match play.

Peter is always happy to see new blood to the sessions so why not bring friend for a free taster. Please ask Peter for more details for any of these sessions.

Price Increases  These are still behind most club coaching rates locally and nationally for adults

For individual coaching rate per hour now £29 (was £20)                                                                                                                                                                    Tuesday and Friday group 1 1\2 hr sessions now £8 per head (was £5)

Peter thanks you all for your continued support

Contact : gawntennis.com@gmail.com or  07710677270

 

 Ruby Lane

 Ruby (photo) is a qualified LTA Level 3 coach. Coaches Juniors and Adults.  She has been playing singles and doubles for the first ladies team at Storrington Lawn Tennis Club since 2016, who play in West Sussex Division 1.

Ruby has had coaching with the Matthews Tennis Coaching Team since the age of 8. In August 2020 Nigel gave her the opportunity to coach a couple of sessions a week. She loved the experience and to see players developing their tennis skills so she decided to get her LTA coaching qualification in 2020. Since then she has had a lot of coaching experience of coaching minis, juniors and adults predominantly at Steyning and Storrington. 

Ruby contact details: 07801 992677

 

 

Matthews Tennis Coaching

Since April 2018 we also have a partnership with Matthews Tennis Coaching (MTC) in place. 

Matthews Tennis Coaching (MTC) provides quality tennis in West Sussex, delivering tennis programmes at various clubs including Storrington and Billingshurst as well as a number of schools in the area. MTC specialises in three areas: coaching, competitions, and holiday camps. For further information http://www.matthewstenniscoaching.com/

Coaching sessions are loaded on the booking App so please go to the link and enrol on the appropriate courses.

Quick Link: MTC App - book your courses and camps here

 

ADULT COACHING SESSIONS

with Peter Gawn

Mixed Improvers

Tuesdays: 

Non-Beginners Session from 10.30 – 12.00 (Peter)

Bring a friend for a free taster session ask Peter for details

 

Drills & Skills Session 2023

The session is designed to build consistency in your game, reduce the number of unforced errors and improve the development of your game plans.

Please contact Peter Gawn for further details.

Email: gawntennis.com@gmail.com  Mobile: 07710677270

 

'L'Plate Tennis

This session is for family, friends and members 18 years upwards and all entry level players. To explore the fabulous healthy fun and skill that playing Tennis can give but may feel nervous starting. Please contact Peter for further details.

Email: gawntennis.com@gmail.com  Mobile: 07710677270

 

JUNIOR COACHING SESSIONS   

Term Time only

with Ruby

Mondays and Wednesdays under 6 years to 18 years

Our club Junior Coaching co-ordinator: Kristine Amman juniorcoachingstc@gmail.com