Year group session outlines

Nursery, Reception and Years 1 & 2:

  • Mini Red Tennis. Focus on ABC’s (Agility, Balance, Co-ordination and Speed). We look to improve general skill levels while introducing tennis rackets and balls.

Years 3 & 4:

  • Further development of Mini Red Tennis Skills and ABC’s. As well as a more technical introduction of tennis strokes and basic tactical information.

Years 5 & 6:

  • Technical development of the forehand, backhand, volley and serve using Mini Orange Tennis balls. Pupils participate in basic matchplay situations to establish a greater tactical knowledge of the game.

Years 7-9:

  • Full tennis. Progressing established tennis strokes in an increasingly game based environment. Singles and doubles matchplay coaching.

Years 10-13:

  • Tactical match situation coaching in preparation for school fixtures. Developing players technically in small coaching groups to maximise their potential.