Short Sports

***   Sadly, due to Tier 4 restrictions , which prohibit indoor sports, all Short Sports courses, apart from Sunday Pairs are postponed until further notice ***  

To help keep you up to date  with any camps and courses released, please "like" www.facebook.com/Shortsportswimbledon and www.facebook.com/TennisIQ as we promote our camps /courses here and on instagram together with some tips/content of things to help your child develop skills at home. If there is any content/practice tips that would be helpful or you would like to share something you believe other families would enjoy please contact us: shortsports@twcsport.co.uk

** Short Sports Multi Sports Courses / Tots Tennis / Mini Tennis and Mini Match play potsponed until further notice**** 

Please note that we have a large sports hall and we split groups by age and standard so that parents can have an option of bringing siblings along to the same session time but each child will be coached in a group of similar age/standard . We look forward to seeing you all soon and please do share this information with friends. 

General Course Information

Short Sports provides young children, aged 2 to 8 years, with fun sessions incorporating social, educational and sports related skills: independence, co-operation, team work, competition, discipline, empathy, agility, balance, coordination and speed plus foundation sports skills in our club’s key sports of Cricket, Hockey, Squash and Tennis.

Tiny Tennis

An introduction to tennis for the pre-school child aged 3 to 4. The emphasis is on fun but the child will develop coordination and footwork skills and basic racket skills. 

 

Mini Tennis / Miss-Hits Courses

These courses are for children aged 4 to 8 and follow LTA guidelines and include the ABCS of tennis: agility, balance, coordination, speed and basic racket skills and tennis shots.

 

Mini Red Match Plays 

These courses are for children aged 5 to 8 able to serve and rally. The sessions are intended to supplement the children’s technical lessons, teaching them how to play games, basic tactics etc. Results from the match plays will be submitted to the LTA. 

Spring Term 2020: 

Spring term dates were scheduled to be Monday 4 January to Wednesday 31 March (excluding Half Term: Monday 15 February to Saturday 21 February).

** Please note that we are currenly unable to run our courses due to tier 4 restrictions, which prevent indoor coaching. Sessions missed will be rolled over to the Summer Term ***

Class Schedule: 

NOTE: Existuing players have priority booking until 18 January. After that date lessons will be open to all. To add your child’s name to a waiting list please click on the links below:

 

Day

Time

Description

Link to book / add name to waiting list

Monday

2 – 2.45pm

Multi Sports (age 2 to 4)

Book

 

4 - 4.45pm

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 4 to 8) 

Book

 

5 to 5.55pm

Mini Tennis (age 5 to 8)

Book

Friday

2 – 2.45pm

Multi Sports (age 2 to 4)

Book

 

4 – 4.45pm

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 4 to 8) 

Book

Saturday

8.45 – 9.25am

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 3 to 8) 

Book

 

9.30 – 10.10am

Parent / Guardian and Toddler  Class

Book

 

10.10- 10.55am

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 3 to 8) 

Book

 

1.30 – 2.10pm

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 4 to 8) 

Book

 

2.15 – 3.10pm

Multi Sports  / Mini Tennis (age 3 to 8) 

Book

 

3.15 – 4.10pm

Mini Red Match Play (age 6 to 8) 

Book

 

4.15 to 5.15pm

Pre Mini Red Match Play (age 5 to 8)

Book

Sunday

9.30 to 1.30pm

Mini Pairs - 1 hour sessions (age 5 to 8) 

Book

 

If there is not a class at a suitable time more classes will be arranged subject to coach/facility availability and a minimum of 6 children participating.

 

Course Fees

The courses are delivered in line with the school term. Courses are paid termly in advance. 

 

Membership

Membership is required to enrol on any term time course. 

 

Course Fees

The courses are delivered in line with the school term. Courses are paid termly in advance. 

Membership

Membership is required to enrol on any term time course. 

Camps

Camps are held during school holidays and are open to members and non-members from 9am to 11am for children aged 3 - 8 years olds. You may book as many or as few days as you wish (we need a minimum of 4 players to run a camp). 


Enquiries/booking on courses

To book on a course or make an enquiry please send an email to shortsports@twcsport.co.uk and include the child’s name and date of birth.