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Great Ayton Tennis Club is a LTA Registered Venue.

What’s On

Currently Club nights are Club afternoons, until nights get lighter, then they will return to evenings. They are held on Tuesdays and Fridays between 1pm and 3pm. N.B. There is a WhatsApp group available for this, please send a General Enquiry through the website if members wish to be added.

Tuesday Evenings

On Tuesday evenings the Club is offering (under floodlights and run by coach Jen Barron) free sessions to all Members:

Cardio Tennis

Cardio tennis is to encourage people to get fit, improve their health and bring a friend along, with view to
their friends becoming new Members.

5pm – Cardio for all abilities

6pm – New Members introductory class (Beginners)

7pm – Intermediate level

All members welcome. Please contact Jen Barron for further information.

Thursday Morning Coffee Drop-In Sessions

Due to its success last year, our Thursday Coffee Morning Drop-In sessions are back from 9am until 12pm for all Members of any ability and especially welcoming new Members. General play, fun games, ball machine availability and coffee and tea whenever. A really enjoyable morning where you can make new friends and socialise.

Coaching for Juniors

Juniors have priority on all week nights (not weekends) from 4 to 6pm. This is an opportunity for Juniors over 10 years of age to book a court and have a game with other over 10 year old Junior Members, unsupervised. Or for under 10’s to have a knock-about with their Guardians.

LTA Youth Start Scheme

LTA Youth Start courses are now up-and-running, organised by our level 4 coach Jen Barron. For further details please check out our Juniors page or contact Jen.

Mark Barras coaches Juniors on Wednesday nights (hourly, by age or ability sessions) and on Sundays by appointment only.

Both Jen Barron and Nic Weschenfelder coach whenever it is required on any week night, please contact them to make arrangements.

Young people must be Members to have coaching or must pay a non-member fee of £2 per session as well as the Coaches fee.

Coaching for Adults

If you would like to improve your tennis skills or are new to the game, Adult coaching sessions are also available. Some members prefer group sessions focused on particular techniques, general skills like positioning yourself on court, one-to-one performance or consistency improvement.

Keep Fit

Our Cardio Tennis sessions are a great way for getting active on the courts. Jen’s all abilities Cardio is now at 5pm on Tuesday evenings (free until further notice). Nic provides two Cardio sessions on Saturday mornings. Families and all abilities at 9am more advanced at 10am. £5 per session.

Contact Jen or Nic or the Club for further information or to register and book a place.

Social Time

The Club offers regular competitions and tennis Events on Saturday afternoons: Mixed, Ladies, Mens, Juniors suitable for all abilities and to ensure everyone gets a good game. We also have Teams entered into area leagues.

Throughout the summer season we hold many fun social events from Open Days, Tournaments (for Seniors, Families and Juniors) to BBQ’s, Strawberry Teas and Prosecco Days.

So come on… why not give us a try? Pop down for a club play session and join in. See how you get on. You never know, you might just be hooked on tennis for ever!

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