GTC Junior Section


At the club we have a comprehensive junior coaching programme.

Please see below our Junior pathway guide

Player Pathway

Junior Tennis Events 2018 


Polar Capital Starter Events – These are for players with little or no experience playing tournaments. They are played in a friendly environment. Each match has a young leader helping with basic scoring and rules.

Summer events had over 60 children take part. All matches had a young leader to help the juniors.

Autumn events had again over 60 children taking part.

In 2017 0ver 100 juniors took part in the Polar Capital Starter events. All of the matches had a young leader to help umpire and score. All those who took part received a prize. These events proved a great success for both juniors & parents.


Match play Events Saturday 1pm to 3pm/strong> – For the more advanced junior player. Players from Academy & Satellite squads are invited to take part. Results are sent to the LTA.

GTC Junior Club Nights – Now back on. Friday nights 4pm to 5.30pm.  Held during school term time. Players have an organized session and able to get refreshments from the snack bar.

Please note: Friday Junior club 4pm to 5.30pm. Open to members only. If you would like to try a session then please email- Rychlund62@gmail.com



Notable Results from Grainville Academy Players


Oliver Heaven runner up GTC Closed & Winner U10 Jersey Closed

Isabella Aldridge winner GTC Closed, 3rd Jersey Open U9 & winner Jersey Closed U9

Eddie Rothwell winner  GTC Road to Wimbledon Event

William Read winner GTC Road to runner up Wimbledon Event & winner GTC Closed U12

Harry Shrimpton winner GTC Closed

Sammy Moore runner up GTC Closed



Oliver Rothwell wins Road to Wimbledon Channel Islands Event for the Second year running

William Read wins The Novice singles U10 & U12 Event

Isabella Aldridge wins the U8 Jersey Closed singles

Oliver Rothwell & Asa Tribe win U14 Boys Doubles

Eddie Rothwell wins U10 Boys Doubles

Well done to Sullivan Perchard entering his first Jersey Closed


Oliver Rothwell wins Road to  Channel Islands Road To Wimbledon Even and plays at Wimbledon in same event

Novice 2016

GTC Winners

U8 – Isabella Aldridge

U9 – Beau Gurner

U10 – Theo Pullman

Boys U12 – Kai Pullman

Girls U12 – Pia Gurner

Boys U16 – Harry Shrimpton


Timmy Boulter & Milly Oldridge won the GTC Road to Wimbledon Grainville Event

Timmy then went on to win the Road To Wimbledon Event held at Wimbledon


Oliver Rothwell won the 8& Under in the Jersey Junior Open & Closed. He got to the semi final of both tournaments in the 9& Under Events. He won the 3/4 play off in the Closed. Oliver and Asa Tribe won the 8& Under doubles in the Jersey Junior Open.

Eddie Rothwell got to the quarter finals of the Jersey Closed. He was in the consolation group for the Jersey Open.

Well Done Boys

Milly Oldridge Academy Player Notable Results

Junior Novice Open Tournament U10 girls Singles: Winner
Junior Novice Open Tournament U10 girls Doubles: Winner (with Isabelle Smith)
Junior Closed Tournament U10 girls Singles: Runner up
Junior Closed Tournament U10 Doubles: Runner up (with Ana Jordi)

Well Done Girls

Oliver Flavell Notable result

Jersey Junior Open Tennis Event 2012

Oliver won the Position 9 – 16 event (9& Under) beating Tom Harben 5-7 10-8 7-5

Well done Oliver