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Red Ball ages 4-6yrs

The red ball program is children typically 6 and under. We use modified rackets, nets, and balls to introduce the basic fundamentals of the game and to improve hand eye coordination.

 

What ball is used?
A foam or felt ball is used which is 75% slower than a yellow ball.

What size court is red ball played on?
A court with dimensions of 11m x 5.5m or 12m x 6m. It's fine to use badminton court lines.

What height is the net?
The net is at a height of 80cm (in the middle).

What racket is best to use?
A shorter racket of 43cm – 58 cm (17” – 23”) is recommended depending on the size and strength of the player.


CodeNameAgeDescriptionNoteDayTimeStart DateEnd DateWeeksAvail SpotsMember PriceNon-Member Price
20593Monday Red Ball Ages 4-6yrs 3 to 7Mon3:30-4:30pm Sep. 5Oct. 356$115.00$115.00
20594Monday Red Ball Ages 4-6yrs 3 to 7Mon4:30-5:30pm Sep. 5Oct. 355$115.00$115.00
20596Tuesday Red Ball 4-6yrs 3 to 7Tue3:30-4:30pm Sep. 6Oct. 1166$138.00$138.00
20604Thursday Red Ball 4-6yrs 3 to 7Thur3:30-4:30pm Sep. 8Oct. 1366$138.00$138.00
20605Thursday Red Ball 4-6yrs 3 to 7Thur4:30-5:30pm Sep. 8Oct. 1366$138.00$138.00

Orange Ball - Ages 7-9 yrs

The orange ball program is a great way for players to continue their progress from Mini Tennis Red and is typicall for players aged 8 and 9. It 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.

 

What age is Mini Tennis Orange aimed at?
Mini Tennis Orange is for players aged 8 and 9.

What ball is used?
An orange ball is used which is 50% slower than a yellow ball, giving players better control at this important stage of development.

What size court is Mini Tennis Orange played on?
Mini Tennis Orange is played on a 18m x 6.5m court.

What height is the net?
80cm at the middle of the net.

What racket is best to use?
A racket of 58cm – 63 cm (23” – 25”) should be used depending on the size and strength of the player.


CodeNameAgeDescriptionNoteDayTimeStart DateEnd DateWeeksAvail SpotsMember PriceNon-Member Price
20595Monday Orange Ball 7-9yrs 6 to 10Mon5:30-6:30pm Sep. 5Oct. 356$115.00$115.00
20597Tuesday Orange Ball 7-9yrs 6 to 10Tue4:30-5:30pm Sep. 6Oct. 1166$138.00$138.00
20602Wednesday Orange Ball 7-9yrs 6 to 10Wed4:30-5:30pm Sep. 7Oct. 1266$138.00$138.00
20603Thursday Orange Ball 7-9yrs 6 to 10Thur4:30-5:30pm Sep. 8Oct. 1366$138.00$138.00

Green Ball 9-12yrs

The green ball program is typically for children between the ages of 9-12yrs. This program is often broken into two categories, 1) Children who have been playing since the red or orange ball stage 2) Children who are just beginning to play

The modified balls on the full court allow kids to participate in longer rallies enjoying the game much more! 

 

 

What age is Mini Tennis Green aimed at?
Mini Tennis Green is for players aged 9-12yrs

What ball is used?
A green ball is used, which is 25% slower than a yellow ball.

What size court is Mini Tennis Green played on?
Mini Tennis Green is played on a normal size court. Doubles matches should also be played on a normal size court with singles sticks in place (if available).

What height is the net?
The net is at full height.

What racket is best to use?
A bigger racket of 63cm – 66cm (25” – 26”) should be used but not compulsory.


CodeNameAgeDescriptionNoteDayTimeStart DateEnd DateWeeksAvail SpotsMember PriceNon-Member Price
20598Tuesday Green Ball 9-12yrs 6 to 10Tue4:30-5:30pm Sep. 5Oct. 1166$138.00$138.00
20599Tuesday Green Ball 9-12yrs 6 to 10Tue5:30-6:30pm Sep. 5Oct. 1166$138.00$138.00
20600Wednesday Green Ball 5:30-6:30pm 6 to 10Wed5:30-6:30pm Sep. 6Oct. 1266$138.00$138.00
20601Thursday Green Ball 9-12yrs 6 to 10Thur5:30-6:30pm Sep. 8Oct. 1366$138.00$138.00