YOUTH DEVELOPMENT POLICY

AIMS

 

In line with current trends within the LTA and the Oxfordshire LTA, Hanney Tennis Club is working actively towards the development of the sport of Tennis through Junior members of the Club and of the local Community.

 

The Club has created a structured annual programme of events, catering for all Junior age groups and abilities through the provision of:

 

i Soft Tennis Ages 5 - 9

 

 

ii Improvers Ages 7 - 11

 

 

iii School Tennis Ages 9 - 11

 

iv Open Court Policy Ages 9 - 15

 

* In addition to supporting County and National Fun Days *

 

 

v Joint Adult/Junior Sessions Ages 9 - 15

 

vi Adult/Junior Tournament Ages 9 - 15

 

vii Junior Inter Club Matches Ages 11 - 15

 

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

 

Future plans include:

 

The running of a Ladder competition for Club Juniors

 

Entry of Juniors into local tournaments

 

Hanney Tennis Club is working towards a programme of Junior Development in the game of Tennis through a combination of coaching and encouragement for all age groups with a high degree of senior member involvement.

 

It allows court access not only to Junior members of the club but also to members of the local community through an active open court policy.