The Academy has been running tennis camps at the Avenue Lawn Tennis Club and other venues in the South for the past twelve years.
The Academy team of coaches are all determind to make every child's time during the camp a truly memorable fun experience.
Parents Guide - FAQ's
Who are the staff?
All of our staff are heavily involved in the tennis coaching industry and qualified to teach at county level and above. They are our strongest asset and along with the venue offer a superb enviroment for your child to have a great experience.
As with all LTA coaches, they are checked by the Criminal Records Bureau to ensure they are safe to work with children. There will be a number of assiatant coaches who have worked with us on numerous occasions and fully understand the programme. The coaches have first aid qualifications.
Who can come to the camp ?
Any child aged 5-16 years (unless agreed by coaches).
What should my child bring and wear ?
Please bring enough food & drink for the day. Toilet facilities are on site. Please ensure suitable sports clothing is worn and is appropriate to the weather. If hot, please ensure your child has sun protection on or with them.
What happens if the weather is bad ?
The club has a safe indoor are so no event will be cancelled.
How are the groups split ?
From day one, the children are continually assessed on ability and age to guarantee they are in the right group. Therefore they will receive the correct level of tuition to improve their skills.
All children will receive a prize and a certificate on their camp.
What is a typical Day ?
9.15-9.30am Arrival & Sign-Up.
9.30-10am Warm Up & Co-ordination.
10-11am Technical work in small groups followed by fun games.
10.45 Arrival & Sign-Up.
11-11.30am Physical Warm-Up and co-ordination work.
11.30-1pm Technical Session
1.30-2.30 Competitive Drills
2.30-4pm Tournament Play & Fun Games
When are the dates of the camps and how much do they cost?
Please see the dates listed in our Easter & Summer dropdown menu under 'Camps'.
Cost for Avenue Members:
Mini's: Daily: £ 9 Weekly: £30
Juniors: Daily: £20 Weekly: £90
Cost for non-members:
Mini's: Daily: £10 Weekly: £ 35
Junior's: Daily: £22 Weekly: £ 100
How do I sign Up ?:
Complete the booking form under our 'Camps' header. Your place will then be confirmed and you will be asked to send payment before the camp commences.