*TERM 2 2019 BOOKINGS NOW OPEN*
CARDIO TENNIS- Thursdays 9.30-10.30am
Cardio Tennis is a series of tennis-based drills and activities played to up-tempo music on a tennis court. It does not require tennis skills, but is all about keeping your heart rate up, burning calories and having fun. Whether the ball goes in or out is irrelevant as the main purpose is to get fit. Come and shake your booty at this fun, action-packed new class for 2019!
Fee: $20 Drop In
Starts: Thursday 2nd May 8-week term Enquire Now
ADULT BEGINNER- Mondays 7pm-8pm
So you fancy having a go at tennis but don’t really know where to start? Don’t want to look silly but still want to have fun and get fit in the process? Well, this is the class for you!
Each week our coaches will focus on a different skill to help you feel confident when hitting the courts.
Week One: Groundstrokes, Forehands and Backhands
Week Two: Volleys and Smashes
Week Three: Serves
Week Four: Doubles Matchplay
New monthly four-week course beginning from Monday 6th May.
Simon will help you understand your continental from your semi-western and your buggy whip from your sledgehammer! He’ll explain when it’s best to be in Dagenham or when you need to hotfoot it to the Bahamas and before you know it your social tennis skills will be on point!
Fee: $80 +GST
Starts: 6th May-27th May 4-week course Enquire Now
ADULT INTERMEDIATE- Tuesdays 9am-10.30am
These drop-in sessions are for players who can rally with topspin consistently, control the volley with depth and direction and serve consistently.Enquire Now
At this level, we continue to work on your technical skills and apply them in matchplay situations. Improve your accuracy, ball control and decision-making skills - our sessions will enable you to excel in the game! You’ll develop your tactical awareness and improve your physical fitness, using drills specific to game situations.
$20 Drop In
What better way to fast-track your improvement than with a one-on-one coaching session allowing you to develop those areas of your game most important to you. These can be booked any day or time of the week and are a great way to improve your technique. Call or enquire to book your private lesson today!
Head Coach: 30 mins- $40 45 mins- $60 60 mins- $80Enquire Now
Lead Coach: 30 mins- $35 45 mins- $52.50 60 mins- $70
SHARPER TENNIS JUNIOR Coaching Programme
Hotshots is a perfect way for 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. All Red and Orange Hotshots classes run with a ratio of 1:5 If you are unsure which class would be suitable for your child, please call Head Coach Simon (0449 090 238) and he will be more than happy to chat to you regarding your child’s placement. **Term 2 2019 starts from Thursday 2nd May 2019 and runs for 8 weeks except for Public Holidays**
Red Ball (5+) 8-week term 45mins class
Red Ball is for players aged 5+. It 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 3:45-4:30pm. Thursday 4.30-5.15pm. Friday 3:45-4:30pm.Friday 4.30-5.15pm. Friday *Competitive* 5-5.45pm Saturday 8:45-9:30 am.Enquire Now
Orange Ball (8+) 8-week term 60mins class
Orange Ball is played with shorter rackets, softer balls and 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 4-5pm. Thursday 4:15-5:15pm Friday *Competitive* 4-5pm Saturday 9:30-10:30am.
Green Ball (9+) 8-week term 60mins class
Green Ball tennis 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. These sessions focus on offering additional attention on the technical and tactical aspects of the game as players are showing the ability to move towards competing.
Fee: $165 +GST
Tuesday *Competitive* 4:00-5:00pm Saturday 8:45-9:45am
Yellow Ball (11+) 8-week term 60mins class
Yellow Ball is the next step for players who have progressed through our Hot Shots program but aren’t looking to move into one of our Tournament squad programs straight away.
Fee: $165 +GST
Monday 4:30-5:30pm Wednesday 4-5pmEnquire Now
On The Bounce! (10+ Family Fun)
All are welcome to come along to Wembley Downs TC's Family Fun FRIDAY SOCIAL “On The Bounce”
An hour of fun games and drills for everyone aged 10+. Bring your neighbours, bring your Nan!
Simon and our coaches will have you moving and grooving with music on court and the bar will be open for drinks and light refreshments. Why not come down and get that FRIDAY FEELIN’ every Friday with Sharper Tennis at Wembley Downs Tennis Club!
Fridays 6-7pm $10 Juniors $15 Adults WDTC Members FREE!
Starts: Watch this space!Enquire Now
Sharper Tennis currently provides a before school tennis programme for children in Years 1-6 at the following schools:
- Wembley Downs PS- Wembley Downs
- Holy Spirit PS- City Beach
Our schools' programme helps to develop confidence and social skills, improve hand/eye coordination, increase resilience and promote sportsmanship. Strict coach to player ratio 1-5. Classes at both locations run 7:55-8:40am Term 1 starts WEEK 1 WDPS WEEK 2 HSPS. 8-week term $140 +GST For more information and to enrol please enquire.
Tournament Level 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 in order 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.
In addition to all of the above, we also cater for athletes considering a US College Pathway. For more information or to apply please enquire.