Coaching

On behalf of our Head Coach, Russell Dykes, we would like to offer a warm welcome to all members of RPLTC.

Whether you are new to the club or a seasoned team player, we have a comprehensive coaching programme in place that will suit players of all ages and abilities.

Below is a list of the adult coaching classes running every week across the year, please come and take part, just contact Russell and he will ensure you are provided with a warm welcome and guided into the right session – russell@rpltc.co.uk:

All sessions are £10 and turn up and play.

Mondays – 10:00-11:30 – Beginners/ Back to Tennis

Description: For players new to tennis or looking to relearn the sport from the very beginning.
Coach: Jake Peake

Mondays – 13:00-14:00 – Cardio Tennis

Description: Tennis at a high tempo! Forget the gym, come along to cardio, it doesn’t matter about tennis ability this is just about raising your heart rate in a fun, controlled manner and hitting lots of balls!
Coach: Jake Peake

Wednesdays – 10:00-11:30 – Intermediate Improvers

Description: Looking for more technical and tactical enhancement with lots and lots of point play and doubles experience.
Coach: Russell Dykes

Thursdays – 10:00-11:30 – Intermediate Improvers

Description: Another opportunity for intensive coaching with an emphasis on improving your doubles game
Coach: Russell Dykes

Friday – 10:00-11:30 – Advanced

Description: Doubles tactics and drills at a high level. Drills to encourage better court positioning, enhanced stroke play and tactics to get you out of your comfort zone.
Coach: Jake Peake

Monday Evenings – 19:30-21:00 – Provisionals/ Beginners/ Intermediate Improvers

Description: An evening looking at technique and doubles tactics. Lots of hitting, going through the basics and Matchplay practice
Coach: George Ellis and Tim Davies