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Coaching Information

Hutton Rudby has 2 LTA qualified tennis coaches, Claire Smith and Derek Edwards. Below you will find information about what they can offer, for information on each coaches qualifications please click on their name.

 

Claire Smith

Claire runs mini tennis for children aged 9 and under.

She also offers adult beginner coaching on Wednesday mornings and Thursday evenings plus cardio tennis suitable for all levels.
 
Claire returned to coaching after working for the Lawn Tennis Association as a Tennis Development Officer for 4 and a half years.

Below are timetables of the coaching Claire offers:

Mini tennis

Day

Time

School Years

Cost
(5 weeks)

Session

Wednesday

3.30 – 4.00pm

Reception, Yr 1 and 2

 

£18

Mini Tennis

Red

Wednesday

4.15-5.15pm

Reception - Year 3

£23

Mini Tennis

Red

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday

3.45-4.30pm

Reception

 

£23

Mini Tennis Red/Orange

Thursday

4.30-5.30pm

Reception - Year 3

£18

Mini Tennis

Red

Thursday

5.30-6.30pm

Reception - Year 3*

£23

Mini Tennis Red/Orange

 

*Priority for children with later school finish

Adults

Day

Time

Standard

Cost

Session

Wednesday

9.30 – 10.30am

Open to complete beginners or people who haven’t played in a long time

£4.60 per session – pay weekly

Beginners Coaching – learn the basics in a friendly environment

Wednesday

5.30-6.30pm

All standards welcome – everyone can join in together

£4 per session – pay weekly

Cardio Tennis – a fitness class, where Tennis standard is irrelevant. It is all about having fun and burning calories

Thursday

6.30-7.30pm

Beginner / Improvers

£4.60 per session – pay weekly

Beginner / Improvers Coaching for players looking to brush up on their skills

 

For further details please contact Claire on mob: 07914383912 or email: clairesmith174@hotmail.com

Derek Edwards

Derek has been coaching since 1981. As well as running group sessions for all ages and abilities, he is available for individual private lessons.

 

Junior group sessions run on a Monday, Tuesday and Friday and adult group sessions Tuesday and Friday during school term all year round. In addition junior tennis camps run during Easter and Summer school holidays.

  12:00-13:00 13:00-14:00 14:00-15:00 15:30-16:30 16:30-17:30 17:30-18:30 18:30-19:30
Monday - - - Juniors Juniors - -
Tuesday - - - Juniors Juniors Juniors Adult
Friday Adults Adults Adults Juniors Juniors - -

 

For further details please contact Derek: 07939 255330 or Sue Bedford