Little Smashers

Little Smashers gives children the chance to learn the basics of tennis and the skills needed to enjoy playing the game. They'll learn through fun activities whilst focusing on fundamental areas of balance, co-ordination, agility, movement and racket and ball skills. 

For more information about the national Mini Tennis scheme visit the Lawn Tennis Association's (LTA) website.

What ball is used?

A red ball is used which is 75% slower than a normal ball.

What racquet is best to use?

A shorter racquet of 19” – 23” is recommended depending on the size and strength of the player. Visit our shop at the centre for help choosing the ideal racquet.

Essential information:

  • All necessary equipment is provided

  • Players should arrive changed, wearing comfortable sports clothing and non marking trainers or tennis shoes

  • We recommend that children arrive at least 15 minutes before so that they are ready for the start of the session

For information on how to book or be added to our waiting list, please contact us.