The Hot Shots program is designed as an introduction to tennis in a fun atmosphere, to encourage participation and skill development that includes: hand-eye co ordination, basic swing patterns, ball trcking and understanding concepts.  Children move up to the next level once they are alble to complete the core abilities as listed in the TNR Hot Shots pathway.  All classes are a 8:1 ratio.

Term 1 - 29th Jan - 13th April 2019

The Blue Stage (age 3 - 5)

The Blue Stage introduces children to tennis through games and fun activities.  Children learn the basics of tennis including how to rally using lots of adapted equipment Such as balloons, big balls and beanbags.  Often, blue seesions are held indoors in spaces more suited to small people.  Parent/Guardian is required to particapte with the child.

Court size: variable
Tennis ball: red ball (25% compression)
Recommended racquet size: 19-21 inches

 

Pricing $155.00 (10 weeks) -Pro-rata rates apply for public holidays

 

The Red Stage (age 5 - 8)

The red ball is larger than a yellow ball and doesn't bounce as high (just 25% compression), making it a breeze for even the youngest players to hit comfortably.  The courts and nets used in the Red stage are much smaller making it easier for kids to move around and enjoy success.  Red level players may 

Court size: 3 m × 8.23 or 6 m × 10.97 m
Tennis ball: red ball (25% compression)
Recommended racquet size: 21 -23 inches

 

Pricing $185.00 (10 weeks) -Pro-rata rates apply for public holidays

 

 

The Orange Stage (age 8 - 10)

After mastering the Red stage, children move on to the Orange stage where the ball bounces a little higher (50% compression) and the court is a bit bigger.  Orange players play over the regular net on a three quarter length court.

Court size: 6.4 m × 18.29 m

Tennis ball: orange ball (25% compression)
Recommended racquet size: 23 - 25 inches

 

Pricing $185.00 (10 weeks) -Pro-rata rates apply for public holidays

 

The Green Stage (age 9 +)
The ball used in the Green stage has a higher compression than the Red and Orange stages (75% of a yellow tennis ball) and children play on a full-size court. Green players may be older children who are new to tennis or players of a good standard who have progressed through the Blue, Red and Orange stages.

Court size: 10.97 m × 23.78 m (full court)

Tennis ball: green ball (75% compression)

Recommended racquet size: 25-27 inches

 

Pricing $185.00 (10 weeks) -Pro-rata rates apply for public holidays

 

The Giant Stage (age 11 +)

A full size court with a fully pressurised ball is used, with our Giant stage.  Players who have processed thru the hot shot stages or beginner teenagers will play within the giant stage.   A full size court with a fully pressurised ball is used.

 
Pricing $215.00 (10 weeks) -Pro-rata rates apply for public holidays