Kids Tennis Lessons
At Active Tennis Coaching Canberra, we offer Tennis Australia's official ANZ Kids Hot Shots program for toddlers and kids aged 3 - 12 years old. ANZ Kids Tennis Hot Shots is Tennis Australia’s official development program for children. Each lesson takes place in a nurturing environment which promotes participation and inclusion. Lessons are for beginner to intermediate players and are run in small groups where kids are introduced to a sport they can play for life. Lessons are in three stages:
Kids 3-5 year olds (Red Ball Stage)
Kids 6-8 year olds (Orange Ball Stage)
Kids 9-12 year olds (Green Ball Stage)
As the junior tennis players get older, they can progress to our Tennis for Teenagers sessions or pro squad and prepare for their first tennis matches. In Canberra, there are opportunities to develop through local tennis tournaments. Our tennis lessons evolve around quality tennis coaching to ensure your child builds skills ANZ Kids Tennis Hot Shots is Tennis Australia’s official development program for children. Our kids tennis lessons are for beginner to intermediate players and are run in small groups where kids are introduced to a sport they can play for life.
Our Pro Squads are for advanced players.
3 - 5 YEARS
A gentle introduction for toddlers to the game of tennis. Players focus on hand-eye coordination and basic movements with the racket. Kids begin to learn how to rally and the rules of tennis.
6 - 8 YEARS
Young Kids learn how to develop their swing on their ground strokes and serves.They will rally and play from the baseline and begin to learn fundamental footwork stances and movements.
9 - 12 YEARS
Junior tennis players will learn to build their strokes and begin to learn basic shot combinations as they prepare to transition to the full court. We help them focus on building strength and conditioning to prepare for their first tennis matches.