Horsham Lawn Tennis Club

Tennis Coaching

Coaching at Horsham Lawn Tennis club is available for players of all ages and abilities. Glyn Jukes is the clubs head coach and is contact for all coaching enquiries, you can contact him on 07789725333 or enquiries@hawk-i.coach. The coaching team are available for a range of individual coaching and group coaching sessions listed below.

Adult Coaching at HLTC, Cricketfield Road

Drills Night – Thursday 8.00 -9.30pm
Drills and tips to improve your game, this session is aim at improvers and more experienced players.
The session is open to adults and invited junior members.
The cost is £7.00 for members and £10 for non-members per hour and half session.
Booking is required at www.clubspark.lta.org.uk/Hawkicoaching/Coaching/Summary/306306b7-b2b5-45ed-9d00-99d4b1c0ffcd

Rusty Rackets and Newbie’s – Tuesday night 7.30 – 8.30pm
Adult session for those who are starting out in the game of tennis or are a little rusty.

Looking at basic techniques and grips and progressing to game based situations.

The cost is £5.00 per session for members and £6.00 for non-members – pre booking is required, please register and book at: www.clubspark.lta.org.uk/Hawkicoaching/Coaching/Summary/db2f19a8-021b-4d09-9e9c-68660607f0d6

Junior Coaching at HLTC, Cricketfield Road

Within Horsham Lawn Tennis Club, there is a strong and ever expanding Junior Section that has organised coaching and squad sessions with our Hawk-i coaching team.

We would like to encourage members with young children to start them in our Mini Tennis Red programme that takes on Saturdays and Mondays after school and is held at Broadbridge Heath Leisure Centre “The Bridge”. Once they reach a predetermined playing level the juniors join existing players at Horsham Lawn Tennis Club. (please note, sessions are currently being run at Horsham Lawn Tennis Club until September)

For further details of Mini Tennis Red class times and class fees please contact Tessa Walder at tessawalder@aol.com or 01403256806. Mini Tennis levels orange and green are at the club run by Glyn.

Saturday Mornings

Horsham LTC runs a pay and play session every Saturday morning where Glyn’s assistants run group coaching and games for juniors of all abilities. Pre booking is required for these sessions and can be booked at Coaching@Hawk-i / Junior coaching (lta.org.uk)

9.00 – 10.00 Mini tennis orange 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. For juniors working on strokes, spins and shot selections and putting them all together in game situations.

11.00 – 12.00 Advanced group Yellow ball 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

Tuesday 17.00pm – 18.00pm

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

Tuesdays 16.00 – 17.00 pm

Thursday 17.00 – 18.00 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 Squad

Fridays 17.30 – 18.30pm

Advanced squad

Tuesday 18.00 – 19.30pm

Thursday 18.00 – 19.30pm

Friday 17.30 – 19.00pm (invitation only)

 

Coaching at Horsham Park

We also run a range of sessions on the refurbished and newly floodlit courts in Horsham Park with all club members receiving discount on coaching.

We are currently running our Tennis for free programme at Horsham park at 10 am on Saturday mornings.
To book the session please visit: Horsham Park / Coaching (horshamparktennis.com)
The sessions are free to attend for all players (currently 12+ due to Covid restrictions).
For more information please visit: Tennis For Free | Home