Club Development Coach
Glyn Jukes is Horsham LTC's club coach and is available for both adult and junior individual or group coaching.
Glyn offers tennis coaching for all the family and runs specialist group for beginners and improvers aptly named rusty rackets!
- LTA Licensed DCA Coach
- CRB Checked and holds appointed persons first aid certificate
- Organised mini tennis to the Red, Orange and Green system
- All coaching needs catered for
Mobile: 07789 725333
E-mail: Click Here
Within Horsham Lawn Tennis Club, there is a strong and ever expanding Junior Section that has organised coaching and squad sessions with Glyn Jukes.
Horsham Lawn Tennis Club also offers many opportunities for juniors to play tennis at all levels from mini tennis to competitions and tournaments.
All tennis coaches at Horsham Lawn Tennis Club are fully qualified and L.T.A Licensed
Adult Group Coaching
Drills Night - Thursday 8pm - 9.30pm
Drills and tips to develop your game, this session looks at drill and strokes that can be implemented in a match situation.
Rusty Rackets - Tuesday 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Adult session for those who are starting out in the game of tennis or haven't played in a while and are a little rusty.
Looking at basic techniques and grips and progressing to game based situations.
Cost is £5 per session - no pre booking is required please feel free to turn up on the night.
Saturday mornings -
Horsham LTC runs a pay and play session every Saturday morning where Glyn and assistants run group coaching and games sessions for juniors of all abilities. Cost is £3.50 for HLTC members and £4 for non members.
9.00 - 10.00 Mini tennis Orange (Ages 7-9) for juniors playing outside with lighter tennis balls on a smaller court area. Sessions look at techniques, control & movement around the tennis court and cover the LTA's mini tennis programme.
10.00 - 11.00 Mini tennis Green/ Development group. (Ages 9-11) For juniors working on strokes, spins and shot selections and putting them all together in game situations.
11.00 - 12.00 Advanced Group Yellow (Ages 11-16) aimed at juniors who have a high level of technique who are working on match tactics and constructing points in competitive situations.
Horsham Tennis Squads.
The weekday squads are aimed to work with groups of players of the same ability and keep them progressing through the junior levels at the club, the squads are by invite only but players can come and try out for squads to see what level they are at!
Mini Tennis Orange (Ages 7-9)
Tuesday 5.00pm - 6.00pm
Thursday 5.00pm - 6.00pm
This is a squad for players moving on to 3 quarter - full size courts using lighter balls, working on stroke development, movement/footwork over a larger court surface and putting shots together to rally and play points.
Mini Tennis Green / Development squad (Ages 9-11)
Wednesday 5.30pm - 6.30pm (moving to Horsham Park after May half term)
Thursday 4 - 5 pm
This squad is for players developing strokes and game based tactics using a full court and progressing on to a standard tennis ball. Fitness and movement are also a major factor at this level and are incorporated in to drills and exercises.
Yellow Ball Development (ages 11-14)
Thursdays 6 -7.30pm
Fridays 4.30pm - 5.30pm
Yellow Ball Advanced
Tuesday 6 - 7.30pm (invitation only)
Friday 5.30 - 7pm (invitation only)
Junior tennis camps
The HLTC camps are open to juniors of all ages and abilities and are run by LTA Licensed Coach Glyn Jukes and assistants.
Each camp runs for 3 hours daily, 9am - 12pm (morning session) then from 1pm to 4pm (afternoon session). Places are available for all day camps (morning and afternoon sessions).
The camps will be split in to ability levels from mini tennis to advanced juniors. The main focus will be on developing tennis skills and will cover everything from basic strokes for beginners to match based tactics and techniques for the more advanced.
Other fun activities and sports will be integrated to help build footwork and hand-eye co-ordination around the tennis court. The last day will be 'tournament day' where various prizes can and WILL be won!
If you have your own racket please bring it along although we have enough rackets, balls and FUN for everyone.
Next camps - Summer 2017
For more information click HERE
Please note No refunds will be given for classes unless cancelled by the tennis club. If you are unable to play due to doctor's orders, credit will be given if canceled before the camp has begun.