Tennis for Kids LTA Legacy Programme 2019
Free tennis for kids
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Free tennis and rackets
for 5-8 year olds
If you’re looking for a fun activity for your kids then look no further. Tennis For Kids is a 6-week coaching course packed full of action packed games and activities designed as the perfect introduction to tennis for kids aged 5-8.
What you can expect?
- A free 6 week course with a qualified LTA coach
- A free racket to keep forever if you attend regularly
- An opportunity for parents to get involved
- An opportunity to keep playing at the venue after the course
Who is it for?
This course is designed specifically for 5-8 year olds who are new to tennis. We hope the lucky 10,000 kids will have had such a great time they'll be hooked on tennis for life!
What your kids will learn
Kids will learn all the essentials to allow them to have a great time playing tennis.
Throughout the 6 week course kids will learn and practice:
- Throwing and catching
- How to hold a racket and control the ball
- All the different shots
- How to develop a rally, hitting the ball over a net with new friends
- Being part of a team and respecting one another
- The rules of tennis and how points are won and lost
But most importantly, they will have lots of fun and meet some new friends!
Question & answers
Q What happens if I want to play tennis with my child and I don’t have a racket of my own?
A Check out whether you can borrow one from the coach first but if not Sports Direct or tennis.net stock a very affordable range of rackets.
Q Will I be involved as a parent?
A Yes, we are very much encouraging involvement from parents and there will be an opportunity to get on court with your child during a session. Please ask the coach for more details.
Q What happens after the course if I want my child to carry on playing?
A The venue you attend will have an offer available to help all kids involved to continue to play.
Q What should my child wear?
A Kids can wear whatever they're comfortable in but we do ask that you wear a pair of trainers to make sure you can run around safely.
Ready to play?
Book your course today at BURNLEY TENNIS CLUB by signing up at https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/tennisforkids and entering postcode BB10 4BW
Courses starting in April
If you have any questions please dont hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 07825 771762