Coaching and Club Programme

           
Coaching Pics
           
The Green offers professional tuition for players of all ages and standards, from complete beginners to performance players. Here are the details of our coaches:-
 
 

JOE ADAMS

Joe holds an LTA Development Coach Award. A junior and senior Sussex county player and previously the junior boys and girls county squad coach, with 15 years experience at all levels and ages.

You can contact Joe on 07595 302449

Break Point Tennis Coaching

Joe  

ALISTAIR PELLS

Alistair holds a PTR Pro Grade Award and has over 20 years coaching experience at beginner, club and competition Level. His playing standard is Sussex No.1 at 60’s age group and GB ranked No.11.

You can contact Alistair on 07708 186083

Alistair  
         
 

LEE MORRIS

Lee holds a LTA Development Coach Award and is a registered LTA coach. Lee has 15 years coaching experience, coaching at all levels and ages from beginners to top level county and national players. Lee has been playing competitive tennis since the age of 10, during that time he has played at top county and national level. He has won various singles and county doubles championships and at 14 was sponsored by The Cliff Richard Tennis Foundation. Lee is DBS certified and holds a first aid qualification.

You can contact Lee on 07753 541957
or email lee_morris84@yahoo.co.uk

Lee  

CLAIRE LARKIN

Claire is a PTR and LTA Level 2 qualified coach and has been coaching at the Green, Alexandra Park, and many local primary schools for over twenty years. Claire is very keen on getting juniors of all standards to play and enjoy the game. Claire is also available for adult individual coaching.

You can contact Claire on 07387 749316

Claire  
         
Individual sessions can be booked with the coaches, but there are several squad and drop-in group sessions each week, covering a wide range of abilities and ages. Here is the current schedule:- 
NB : COACHING PROGRAMMES MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE SO PLEASE ALWAYS CHECK WITH THE COACH IDENTIFIED IN THE PROGRAMME
     
 

JUNIOR COACHING 2018

The programmes for play opportunities at THE GREEN LTC 2018

Juniors will receive free membership in their first year to 31.3.2019

Thereafter those on any of the coaching programmes listed below pay a facility fee of £10 pa

Play outside of the coaching programmes requires the appropriate membership fee to be paid

Junior coaching in term time
Contact Joe Adams 07595 302449


Wednesday

Age 8-9 Orange Ball 4.30pm-5.30pm
Age 10+ Green Ball 5.30pm-6.30pm

Saturday
Age 3-5 Tots skills 10.00am-10.30am
Age 5-8 Red Ball 9.30am-10.30am
Age 8-9 Orange Ball 10.30am-11.30am
Age 10+ Green Ball 11.30am-12.30pm

* For a free first session contact Joe *
 
Junior coaching all year round
Contact Claire Larkin 07387 749316

Tuesday

Age 5-9   4.00pm-5.00pm

Friday

Age 9+ Intermediate Coaching and playing the game 4.15pm-5.45pm

Sunday

Age 6-13 Coaching, fun games and an introduction to playing the game 9.00am-10.30am

To arrange for coaching on other days please contact either Claire or Joe

HOLIDAY TENNIS CAMPS RUN BY BOTH COACHES WITH WEEKLY OR DAILY PARTICIPATION. CONTACT THE COACH OF YOUR CHOICE FOR DETAILS

 
 
 
 

Your programme for play opportunities at THE GREEN LTC 2018

Adult coaching free session
All new member adults may take a free coaching and induction session with either Joe Adams or Alistair Pells.
Choose your preferred coach from the coaching notice board and please givethem a call.

Individual coaching anytime
Contact the coach of your choice. See coaching notice board.

Adult Tennis Express
Regular coached sessions. Wednesdays and Saturdays
(rebranded from Rusty Racquets)
Wednesday 6.00pm– 7.00pm
Saturday 12.30pm - 1.30pm
Contact Joe on 07595 302449

Regular coached sessions
Saturdays
Saturday 12.30pm-1.30pm
Contact Lee Morris 07753 541957

Adult social play
All year round
Men & ladies' social play doubles drop in Tuesdays 2.00pm-4.00pm
Rusty racquets social play doubles Tuesdays 8pm-9.30pm
Men's social play doubles drop in Wednesdays 6.30pm-10.00pm
Ladies social play doubles (by arrangement) Thursdays 6.30pm-10.00pm
Men & ladies social play doubles drop in Fridays 10.30am-12.30pm

Men & Ladies social doubles drop in
(on allocated courts)

Sundays 2.00pm-5.00pm

*** COACHING SPECIALS ***
ADULTS
(click on an item below to download pdf)
JUNIORS
(click on an item below to download pdf)
 
   
   

Newcomers are advised to discuss their best way forward with a coach or committee member before entering the social play activities

 
  All downloads are in pdf format. If you don't have the Adobe Reader software on your computer to open and print these files please click the link below to obtain a copy - it's free!  
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*** Please check the coaching notice board in the clubhouse for more info on rates, deals etc ***

 
 


 

Coaching takes place in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, on the best courts in the area including Plexipave (acrylic) which is the truest surface available and used for two of the sport’s four Grand Slam tournaments

 
 
COACHING PICS (click to enlarge)
 
 
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Summer Camps
 
 
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Summer camp.. skill begins at ground level
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Spot the mini red ball!
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It's all go at Sean's Summer Camp

 

   
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Rob Ainsley, ex-head coach
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Lee Morris, development coach (left)
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