December 8 2013 Latest news:
Sunday, August 18, 2013
FUTURE tennis stars are getting the best start in Saffron Walden with one club holding its first ever junior summer camp of coaching.
The sessions, which ran at Castle Hill Tennis Club from August 5-7, was led by Jo Parkin and supported by club members Philippa Francis and Angela Guise. The youngsters who took part ranged in age from five to 15 years old.
Club captain Madeleine Heal said: “We have been absolutely delighted with the fantastic response to our first summer camp and all the juniors have had a fun-filled three days whilst learning the skills of tennis from a very experienced coach.
“This has been an amazing year for British tennis and it’s lovely to see this enthusiasm coming through at the grass roots level. These young players are our club’s future.”
For more information about Castle Hill Tennis Club contact Pete Smith on 01799 520454 or visit the club’s website at castlehilltennisclub.co.uk