Coaching

Coaching at Tawa Tennis Club

Tawa Tennis Club caters for all levels of coaching and can provide both group and Individual coaching.

Adult and junior players do not have to be members of Tawa Tennis Club to join coaching groups.

In Term 1 Junior club members receive a 50% coaching subsidy and Adult club members a $40 coaching subsidy. See below for details.

 

Junior coaching

Tawa Tennis Club has a range of junior coaching options under Tennis NZ Hot Shots  progromme. Preston Joe and Adam Mawby will take the junior coaching groups.  John Blackshaw will take the interclub coaching practice. In Term 1 junior club members receive a 50% subsidy when registering for a coaching group.

  • Red  (5 - 7 year olds) - Friday
  • Orange (7 - 9 year olds) - Wednesday and Friday
  • Green (9 + year olds) - Wednesday and Friday
  • Yellow (11+ year olds) - Wednesday
  • Interclub practice - Wednesday 5 - 6.30pm for all players 

NOTE: We have had to shift Tuesday groups to Wednesday due to coaches school commitments. (28 January 2024)

Register for coaching groups below. Isaac Walton will invoice once coaching begins in Term 1.

Lead coach contact: Isaac Walton,  coasttennis.tawa@gmail.com, 027 767 3061

Club contact:  Brendon Wynford,    022 697 6258,  brendonralphwynford@gmail.com 

 

Senior coaching 

Adult coaching groups in Term 1 will be Rusty Racquets (for beginners and improvers) and Drills & Skills  (Intermediate and advanced players). In Term 1 senior club members receive a $40 subsidy when registering for a coaching group.

Martin Lowis takes all adult coaching groups at Tawa Tennis Club.  Martin coaches at Paraparaumu and Paekakariki Clubs with the support of Leonie Ware, Head Coach at Paraparaumu Tennis Club.

Register for coaching groups below. Leonie Ware will invoice once coaching begins in Term 1.

Adult coaching contact: Leonie Ware, leonietennisinc@gmail.com, 021 169 0603

Club contact: Julie Roberts, juliemroberts33@gmail.com, 021 813 496

 

Private coaching

Eli Blackshaw is available to provide private and 1-1 coaching from Term 1 2024. The cost is $45 per hour.

Eli has recently returned from training at a tennis academy in Spain and plays within our top Premier Men's team.

Eli's phone contact number is 022 585 1293