Mini and junior tennis
Mini and junior LTA tennis courses for younger players are designed to be fun with the opportunity to learn new skills and offer encouragement to all children. This course is run at Lakitira Beach Resort, next to Helona and can be pre-booked in the UK. Private lessons may be recommended by the Tennis Manager for children who are particulaly strong players.
Mini LTA courses
Ages 3 to 5 years
3 x 30 minute lesson
Junior LTA courses - mini red, orange, green & yellow awards
Ages 6 to 13 years
3 x 45 minute lessons
Mini red awards
This course is taught using short racquets and soft balls. It's just like the real game and your coaching includes learning different shot types and focusing on longer rallies.
Mini orange awards
This course teaches you how to develop a more rounded game whilst learning relevant techniques and tactics. Short racquets and soft balls are used in these lessons.
Mini green awards
This course concentrates on all aspects of the game whilst using bigger racquets and having the net at full height. This aids the smooth transition to using full compression yellow balls and playing on a full court.
Mini yellow awards
Technique and skills developed through the earlier 'mini' stages are now put into practice involving court awareness, competitive drills and various other topics enabling you to compete in tournaments.