Greenfield Tennis Club  
Greenfield Community College
Newton Aycliffe, DL5 7LF
all ages, all abilities, all welcome !

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Roo Tennis at Greenfield 

Places now available in  coaching squads. Please contact Coach Wilkinson  on rootennis1@hotmail.co.uk for further details 

  • The Greenfield Junior Tennis Club  offers a  range of activities for Under 16's.
  • Junior Club offers fun games and activities introducing basic skills, movement and tips to develop an interest in playing tennis.
  • The activities are taken by LTA qualified coaches and assistant coaches in a safe and friendly environment, usually indoors.
  • Players of all ages and abilities are welcome.
  • Parents are encouraged to participate.

  • No Membership is required to participate in Saturday Junior Club.
  • A contribution from Coaching Fees contributes towards the LTA Affiliation subscription.

Benefits of becoming a Junior Playing Member include :
  • Unlimited visits to Club Nights
  • Team Tennis in Local Leagues

Membership Form for Junior Playing Member.

Parents and junior members are required to comply with the Greenfield TC code of practice.

Roo Tennis Programme Guide

Mini Tennis - Ages 4 to 9 Years
An introduction using lighter balls and shorter rackets.  Played on Mini Courts over a lower net.  Aims to develop ball handling skills, coordination and basic strokes.  Players work towards Fun Tournaments with simple scoring and rules.

Development Squads - Ages 9 to13 Years
Coaching in small groups using a mid-paced ball.  A wider range of strokes and movement techniques are introduced.  Tactics for singles and doubles are planned.  Players move towards one set matches and tennis competitions at the players level.

Squad Coaching - Ages 13 to 16 Years
A full size racket and regulation ball is used.  Advanced strokes aiming to utilise spin are developed.  Players will compete in three set matches where possible, will represent the school in competitions and enter local tournaments.  Players will be awarded an LTA Rating.