As seen on TV this is Tennis Australia's starter program for kids 4 and up. It develops children's fundamental motor skills, hand eye co-ordination, competitive attitude and tactical awareness. This is done through a fun game based approach and using modified equipment and courts. This leads them to develop sound balance, footwork and racquet control. Small class sizes - generally 4 to 6 kids per session 4 - 10yr old 40 minutes
Cost per 10 wk term - $120.00
(Private Hot shots modified tennis lessons also available)
Junior Group Sessions
For kids 11 - 14, these classes run 1 hour in duration and very much focused on fun, competitive game-play whilst guiding the kids towards good stroke production. Full courts(2) and normal balls. 6 to 8 kids per group. Cost 10 wk term - $160.00
Elite Junior Squad Training
Junior squad training is an intense 90 minute session for 4 - 6 players. Jamie is very experienced in this area after running sessions such as these with the top juniors in the region for the past 10 years. Keeping these groups small allows for greater supervision and activity whilst being able to match kids better of similar ages/standards. Cost for 10 wk term - $250.00
Available for all ages and standards of players, this is the fastest and most effective way to improve your game.
Casual Lessons - $35 per 1/2 hr or $70 per hr
Booked 10 week Term - $33 per 1/2 hr or $65 per hr
'Jamie' William Swindells is a vastly experienced Tennis Australia Certified Club Professional Coach. His Certification ensures his commitment to keeping up to date and in line with best practice coaching methods. He has also been recognized by Tennis Australia as a Talent Development Coach from 2009 - 2012 due to his track record in developing juniors to high achievement levels including coaching the number 1 ranked 12/u Boy in Australia. In 2009 & 2010 he was appointedhead coach of the Illawarra Academy of Sport - Tennis Program, before resigning to focus on the development of Fernhill Tennis Club and Coaching. Jamie can be contacted on mobile phone - 0422 826 089 or email on firstname.lastname@example.org
Cardio Tennis is for adults. It brings Fitness, Music and Tennis together in a fun game based format. Classes are currently running Sunday mornings from 8:30-9:30 Cost is $15 session or Card of 5 for $65
Any Lessons cancelled by Fernhill Tennis due to weather will be made up at a mutually acceptable time.
Any Private lessons that can't be attended due to illness(provided Fernhill Tennis informed no less than 3 hours prior) will be made up at a mutually accepted time on a maximum of 3 occasions per term.
Any Shared Private Lessons are subject to the above rule only if agreed to by both parties.
Group lessons missed due to illness or any other reason can only be made up(provided Fernhill Tennis is informed no less than 3 hours prior) if a suitable standard of group lesson is available and only for a maximum of 3 times a term.
All makeup lessons must be completed before the start of the following school term. They can be arranged during school holidays.