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Rastrick Tennis Club

Coaching programmes to cater for children aged two and upwards. Classes include Teenie Tennis (pre-school parent and toddler class for children aged 2-4), Red 2 (aged 4-7), Red 1 (aged 6-9) and more.

Classes run to the school term, generally in blocks of 5-7 weeks.

A free taster session is offered before signing up.

Courses include:

  • Teenie Tennis– A pre-school parent and toddler class for children aged 2-4
  • Red 2– Our first level of Mini Red aimed at newcomers to tennis aimed at children aged 4-7
  • Red 1– When children have mastered the basics and understanding of each stroke they move to Mini Red 1 where they should be able to rally and score a simple match (aged 6-9)
  • Mini Orange– When children can consistently rally and score they move to Mini Orange which is played over a bigger net with a bigger court and a low compression felt ball (aged 8-10)
  • Mini Green – After moving through Mini Orange children move to a full sized court using a new, higher bouncing (green) ball. They develop their strokes and tactics preparing themselves for the Junior classes and full ball (aged 10-12).
  • Junior 2– Our first full ball junior squad . For older juniors who are new to tennis or for those who have progressed through the mini tennis programme. Full court singles and doubles game based drills are played in a sociable fun environemnt (aged 11+).
  • Junior 1- Our junior squad for the more advanced juniors. This is aimed at juniors who play outside of squads and who will represent the club in their local leagues (aged 12+).

Rastrick Tennis Club, Carr Green Lane, Rastrick. Contact Andy on 07876 718968 or Natalie on 07751 817326. To book onto a free taster session, email: tennisrastrick@hotmail.com www.clubspark.lta.org.uk


Elland Tennis Club

Coaching runs from Easter to October half term. Sessions include Red, where your child will learn all the basic strokes, Orange/Green where they adapt to using a higher bouncing, smaller ball over a bigger court, and Juniors, where they play on a full-size court with full tennis balls.

A free taster session is offered before you sign up.

Elland Tennis Club, Hullen Edge Road, Elland. Contact Andy on 07876 718968 or Natalie on 07751 817326.


Queens Sports Club

Tennis coaching for children aged four and upwards. Sessions include Mini Red/Orange (aged 4-10) and Junior Beginners (aged 9-11).

Queens Sports Club, Moorlands View, Halifax. Contact Simon Taylor on 07887 952321.