Mini Tennis (3-10yrs)

Children between 3-10 years can get stuck into the world of tennis with our exciting Mini Tennis programme. With smaller courts, nets and rackets and lower bouncing balls, Mini Tennis offers the perfect introduction to the sport, with all the fun and energy of the real thing. There are four stages of Mini Tennis; Tots, Red, Orange and Green, each with their own court size and type of ball. This tailored approach enables players to develop vital skills and techniques at an early age.

Term Dates
January - April 2019
Starts: Saturday 5th January 2019
Excludes: half-term 7 day period (Monday 18th - Sunday 24th February 2019)
Ends: Friday 5th April 2019

Levels
C – Beginner / Improver
B –Intermediate
A – Advanced / Academy

To book a place simply give us a call on 0118 947 7885 or visit our booking website www.gdtonline.co.uk.

Tots & Parent (approx. 3-5yrs)

These sessions are designed for parents to get on court with their child and run through a super fun session which revolves around tennis related agility, balance and co-ordination skills, which are developed through a selection of exercises and games.

Group            Day            Time  

Mini Tots & Parent - level C

Mini Tots & Parent - level C

        Thursday          

         Saturday

           16:00-17:00

           09:00-10:00

 

Mini Tots & Parent - level C          Sunday                        09:00-10:00

Mini Tennis Red (approx. 5-8yrs)

Using a smaller size court like badminton, mini nets, smaller rackets, and larger and slower balls. This is a great place for children to start learning tennis!

Group Day    Time  

Mini Tennis Red - level C

 

 

Mini Tennis Red - level C

   Monday

 

 

Tuesday

    16:00-17:00

 

16:00-17:00

 
Mini Tennis Red - level A (invite only)    Tuesday

     17:00-18:00

 

Mini Tennis Red - level A (invite only)  Thursday   17:00-18:00

Mini Tennis Red - level C

  Saturday       09:00-10:00  
Mini Tennis Red - level B       Saturday       10:00-11:00  
Mini Tennis Red - level C Sunday       09:00-10:00  
Mini Tennis Red - level B Sunday       10:00-11:00  

 

Mini Tennis Orange (approx. 8-9yrs)

Using a three-quarter size court, slightly lowered net, smaller rackets, and a 50% slower ball, this is the perfect place for place for children aged 8-9yrs.

Group Day       Time  
Mini Tennis Orange - level B Monday      17:00-18:00  
Mini Tennis Orange - level A (invite only)    Tuesday            17:00-18:00  
Mini Tennis Orange - level A (invite only) Thursday      17:00-18:00  
       
Tennis Orange - level B Saturday      11:00-12:00  
Mini Tennis Orange - level B Sunday       10:00-11:00  

 

Mini Tennis Green (approx. 10-11yrs)

Played on a full size court using balls of 75% compression, which is just enough to bring the bounce down to the height of 10-11yr old players.

Group Day Time  
Mini Tennis Green - level A                      Monday  

18:00-19:00

 
Mini Tennis Green - level  Saturday     12:00-13:00