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 – 09:30-11:00 – Back to Tennis/ Intermediate Improvers 

Description: A great way to start the week with doubles drills and technique.
Coach: Kate Young

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: Russell Dykes

Friday – 09:15-10:15 – Cardio Tennis

Description: The best way to get fit! An hours intensive session on the tennis court using fitness equipment and of course a racket and ball. Suitable for any ability and age range. A great way to work out!

Coach: Kate Young

Saturday – 09:00-10:00 – Try Tennis

Description: For players coming back or new to tennis. Part of our Try Tennis membership offer, with high tempo sessions and lots of technical advice to get you up and running.

Coach: Russell Dykes

Monday Evenings – 19:30-21:00 – Intermediate Improvers

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