Junior Coaching Programs

Are you looking for junior tennis lessons in Perth?

Based at UWA Tennis Club, McGillivray Rd- just behind the HBF Stadium, our Junior program supports younger children to develop gross motor skills and athleticism through the sport of tennis in a fun, yet structured environment. Your child will learn teamwork and how to cooperate and succeed in a small group dynamic. Therefore, all our Red classes run with a coach/player ratio of 1-4 and Orange and Green classes a ratio of 1:5

Our COMPETITIVE junior tennis classes are for those children who have had previous experience of match play. If you are unsure which class would be suitable for your child, please call and we will be happy to chat with you regarding your child’s placement.

At the end of each term, we offer a JUNIOR CHALLENGE competition which is for players just starting out with competitive play and are a great opportunity to put into practice all your player is learning in their regular squad sessions in a fun and relaxed match play environment. All are welcome to enter.

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Red Ball (5+) 8-week term 45mins class

Red Ball is a STARTER level for players aged 5+ and is played on small courts with short rackets and softballs. It’s just like the real game and gives players opportunities to have long rallies and play different types of shots.

Fee: $150.00 +GST

Monday 4-4:45pm Thursday 4-4:45pm Friday 4-4:45pm Saturday 8:15-9am

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Orange Ball (7+) 8-week term 60mins class

Orange Ball is a STARTER level for players aged 7+ and is played with shorter rackets and softer balls. Courts are bigger and wider than the red stage but still smaller than full-size tennis courts allowing players to develop a rounded game whilst learning a range of techniques and tactics.

Fee: $165 +GST

Monday 4:45-5:45pm Wednesday 4.30-5.30pm Friday 4-5pm Saturday 10-11am

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Green Ball (8+) 8-week term 60mins class

Green Ball is the last of the three Hot Shots stages and is played on a full-size court using a ball that is slightly lighter and softer than a yellow ball with the aim of promoting longer rallies. Accordingly, these sessions focus on offering additional attention to the technical and tactical aspects of the game as players are showing the ability to move towards competing.

Fee: $165 +GST

Monday 4:45-5:45pm Tuesday *Competitive* 4-5pm Friday *Competitive* 4:30-5:30pm Saturday 9-10am

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Yellow Ball (10+) 8-week term 60mins class

Once you have progressed through our Hot Shots program, you are ready for the FULL GAME with Yellow Ball tennis. We offer Beginner, Competitive and Tournament levels for players aged 11+.

Fee: $165 +GST

Wednesday *Competitive* 4-5pm Friday *Competitive* 5-6pm Saturday *Competitive* 8.30-9.30am

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School Programs

Sharper Tennis currently provides junior tennis lessons for children at the following schools:

  • Wembley Downs PS, Wembley Downs- Monday 7:55-8:40am (Yrs 4-6) Wednesday 7:55-8:40am (Yrs PP-6) & Friday 7:55-8:40am (Yrs 1-6)
  • Holy Spirit PS, City Beach- Wednesday 3:15-4pm (Yrs 1-6) Friday 7:55-8:40am (Yrs 1-6)

Our schools' programme helps to develop fundamental motor skills such as coordination, balance & agility whilst increasing confidence, social skills, resilience and promoting good sportsmanship. Strict coach to player ratio 1-5.
For more information and to enroll please enquire.

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High Performance Invitational Squads

Our top-level Development coaches bring a wealth of coaching experience, with good tactical and technical knowledge along with high-level playing experience. This calibre of coaching has enabled us to support, coach, and manage many high-level performance players including National, State, and International full-time players.

Sharper Tennis offers an extensive player support structure enabling players to have the help they need to perform at the highest level. Our support structure includes:

  • Video analysis.
  • Strength and Conditioning / Fitness
  • Coach led trips to tournaments.
  • Individual sessions.
  • Specific squad training.
  • Player Mentoring and goal setting.
  • Squads, ‘hits’ and individual sessions 6 days a week.
  • Tournament programming and match analysis support.
  • Termly fitness testing.

Monday 4-6pm Thursday 4-6pm

Performance Match Play

Friday 2-4pm

In addition to the above, we also cater for athletes considering a US College Pathway. For more information or to apply please enquire.

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