Junior Programmes

Please note: Term courses will be on Astro courts at the Grainville Tennis Club.

For details email Rychlund62@gmail.com

Please click on the link below to download the Application Form:

GTC Jnr Squads Autumn Term 2019

Mini Tennis Programme 2019

These course are for ages 5 to 11. They will cover the basics in tennis.
There are 4 different types of ball that the children will use. As follows:

  • Mini Red Ball – Ages 5 to 7
  • Mini Orange Ball – Ages 7 to 9
  • Mini Green Ball – Ages 9 to 10
  • Yellow Ball – Ages 10 & up
Please click on the links to download the Application Forms:


Development Squad 2019

Please email Rychlund62@gmail.com

Please click on the link below to download the Application Form:

GTC Dev Squads Autumn term 2019

The Development programme is for players who have advanced in the mini tennis programme. We operate talent i.d. at the club. During the term the coaching team look at the progress of all the players. If we feel that a child should move up then we offer them a place in this programme. It will look at the game in more detail and prepare them for playing events and tournaments.

 New – GTC Satellite Squad (Invitation Only)

This Programme is for players who have completed the Development Level.

It offers the following

  • Drills Session
  • Fitness
  • Coaching
  • Match Play

The Grainville TC Junior Performance Academy


The Grainville Junior Performance Academy is a coaching programme that offers high intensity training on a weekly basis. The programme offers up to 7 hours per week of training. This would include:

  • Academy Squad Sessions
  • Fitness Sessions
  • Drills Sessions
  • Match Play Sessions
  • Doubles Events

Can anyone join The Grainville Academy?

No, they are by invitation only and decided by a strict selection criteria set by Rychlund Aldridge. Any player wishing to be considered will be required to meet the necessary standards for each training squad.

What are the aims of the programme?

Our aim is to take the players competing at club and county level and give them the opportunity to maximise their technical, tactical, mental and physical potential as young developing tennis players.

Players are expected to take responsibly for their own development, so that they mature and develop a professional attitude that becomes a permanent part of their tennis lives.

How do I find out more?

For more information please contact Rychlund Aldridge Head Pro on: Rychlund62@gmail.com

Grainville Holiday Camps 2019

May Half Term And Summer Tennis Camp – For Children age 4 to 16

Please see attached form – GTC Summer Tennis 2019 Holiday Camps – Copy