Reminder that an Information Meeting will be held in Elm Park Golf & Sports Club, Thursday 8th March at 7.00 pm for all Junior Tennis and Junior All-sports Members and their Parents.
We recommend that all Junior Members come along, and we would particularly encourage all new Junior Members to attend.
The meeting will provide an overview of all tennis activities and a “Code of Behaviour / Tennis Etiquette” for Junior Members for the calendar year 2018,
Rob Cherry The Director of Tennis will give a presentation on the following:
Objectives of the Junior Coaching Programme
Video of some drills, fun games we do at Coaching
Sample Lesson Structures (breakdown of lesson e.g. 1hr Mini Tennis Lesson)
Report Card Templates sent out at end of Term 1 and Term 3
How to make the most out of the coaching e.g. practice wall, play matches (ladders, boxes), ball machine etc.
Lesson Plan Spreadsheet for 32 weeks (Show that coaching is planned and has structure)
Explanation of Ladders and Boxes
Greg Duffy our new Junior Liaison Officer along with the parent’s committee will give you an update on their plans for 2018 which includes some upcoming events; St Patricks Day Tournament, Junior Handicap Hardcourt Championships & Team Tennis 2018. A copy of our calendar of events will be available at the information evening
You will also get an opportunity to meet the New Junior Captains; Peter Quinlan & Isabelle Mc Carthy and their committee
We look forward to meeting as many of you as possible on Thursday 8th March at 7.00pm
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with parents name and child/children who will be attending.
Junior Parent Committee