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We’re delighted to announce a new Tots Tennis session for pre-school aged children. Competitively priced at just £14 for a 7 week course, children will gain confidence in agility, balance and co-ordination. The first course will start Tuesday June 5th:
- Tuesday 10-10:45am
- Tuesday 11-11:45am
Each course is limited to 8 spaces – click here to book yours!
Swindon Community Tennis goes on tour! Meet us at our pop-up tennis court for some family fun. We’ll be the Orbital Shopping Centre, Thamesdown Drive, SN25 4BG between 11am and 3pm. Look out for us near the Library and Play area. A great opportunity to play some tennis for free.
Our Holiday Camps offer a combination of professional coaching, fun games/activities and tennis competition for players of all ages and standards during school holidays.
We create the optimal environment to challenge players at any level of play, whether they want to be the next Roger Federer, looking to try out tennis for the first time, or looking for a fun-filled time on court. Our focus is to provide a holiday camp experience that is safe with highly stimulating activities delivered by positive inspiring coaches.
Each camp you can guarantee a high energy day of tennis and coordination development, our coaching team will teach the children the FUNdamentals of tennis improving technique while challenging their co-ordination with lots of drills, games and activities.
Book your place here. Our normal camp format is a two-day camp run from 10am to 12:30pm or 12.30pm to 3pm. (some camps are 9.00 – 2.00pm)
Enjoy a hit with our weekday Social Tennis sessions
Join in with our new ‘mix-in and play’ weekday social tennis sessions – all held in a friendly, non-competitive environment. Each session costs £2.50 per person, to play for 2 hours PLUS enjoy a hot drink of your choice at The Park Coffee House. We have three sessions available including Mixed Social Tennis, Ladies Social Tennis and Seniors Social Tennis. Find out more here.
Thursday 14th September, 7-8pm
Cardio Tennis is a fun, sociable group fitness class set on a tennis court and open to people of all ages and abilities.
Your Cardio Tennis instructor will lead you through a 60-minute class consisting of a short warm up and cool down either side of a 40-minute full body workout. Warm up – Some dynamic stretching, skills and drills to get your body warm and mind sharp before the workout begins Aerobic section. Here’s your chance to hit loads of shots, including forehands, backhands, serves and volleys, all mixed with a variety of fitness activities Tennis section – Put your shots into practice with fun tennis games. You’ll never play one-on-one; your team mates will be with you all the way
Cool down – Well done, you made it! Now it’s time to recover and stretch!
Cost: £26 4 x 1 hour sessions
CLICK HERE to book onto the course
Starting Tuesday 12th September, 10-11am.
Our Tots Tennis sessions are a great way to get pre-school children interested in playing tennis from an early age. Aimed at 3 and 4 year olds, this fun and energetic course of 4 x 1 hour sessions will help the children build on their Agility, Balance and Coordination skills whilst playing a series of games and exercises throughout the sessions.
CLICK HERE to book your space for your little one to enjoy the fun of tennis! £24 for 4 x 1 hour sessions.
Come and speak to our qualified coaching team, Community Tennis Association, to find out what’s on offer at Swindon Community Tennis – for children and adults alike.
And don’t forget – you can get full access to all 10 courts with an annual Fob Membership for just £30!
We look forward to seeing you on Sunday!
TRY TENNIS FOR FREE!
Swindon Community Tennis will be hosting the next Great British Tennis weekend on Saturday 22nd July at St. Marks Rec. Swindon. Starting at 1pm and continuing throughout the afternoon, you can give tennis a go for FREE! Our LTA qualified coaching staff will be on hand to give you plenty of advice on how to improve your game or how to get started.
Come along and join us for a great afternoon! Book your space on any of our sessions here or simply turn up on the day. You can try from the following activities:
Mini Tennis taster sessions for children aged 4-10 yrs
Junior Tennis taster sessions for players aged 11+ yrs
Adult Tennis Masterclasses for beginners to advanced players
Try out tennis to music with a Cardio Tennis taster!
Refreshments will also be available in the newly refurbished pavilion, The Park Coffee House.
We look forward to seeing you at Swindon’s only community tennis courts – created so everybody can play tennis!
Swindon Community Tennis Opens its Doors to Everyone!
Swindon Community Tennis officially launched its new tennis facility in Swindon by taking part in the LTA Great British Tennis Weekend on Sunday 17th May. The day was a celebration of all the work that went into the new facility including a £500k investment from Swindon Borough Council into the community building and £80k from the Lawn Tennis Association.
Swindon Community Tennis on BBC Wiltshire
Swindon Community Tennis spoke to BBC Wiltshire to tell everybody about the fantastic new facilities on offer at St Marks Recreation Ground.