Stephen Storer, Tennis Australia Club Professional
Assistant Coaches: Brianna Smith (TA Junior Development ), Jordan Hicks
Monday Evenings 6.40pm – 8.40pm
The regions Advanced tennis players train in the Bendigo Tennis Association Elite Squad of a Monday evening from 6.40 – 8.40pm. Involving 16 players, this groups program centers around preparation and training for National Ranking tournaments and Regional team representation.
Wednesday evenings 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Our Wednesday squad caters for Advanced players between 12 and 16 years who are beginning to compete in more tournaments and competition opportunities. Players training is again focused around preparation for tournaments of a bronze or white classificiation, along with regional team events.
Thursday evenings 6.00pm – 8.00pm
The Development Squad caters for developing players from 10 – 15 years who are keen to continue to develop their tennis skills and are beginning to enter tournaments and other events. This series has a strong focus on athletes weekly competition play, with players encouraged to participate in Junior Development Series events and tournaments.
Friday Evenings 6.30pm – 8.30pm
The regions elite tennis players train in the Bendigo Tennis Association Elite Squad of a Monday evening from 6.40 – 8.40pm. Involving a maximum of 10 players, this groups program centers around preparation and training for National Ranking tournaments and Regional team representation.
We also have a close link to the Vida Tennis Academy and we also attend the Shepparton Junior Classic tennis tournament in December.
|Monday Squad||Wednesday Squad||Thursday Squad||Friday Squad|
|1st Semester||February 1st – May 16th||February 3rd – May 11th||February 4th – May 12th||February 5th – May 20th|
|2nd Semester||May 23th – August 29th||May 18th – August 17th||May 19th – August 18th||May 27th – August 26th|
|3rd Semester||September 5th – November 28th||August 24th – November 23th||August 25th – November 17th||September 2nd – November 25th|
The Junior Training Squads are held of a Saturday with the 1.00pm – 3.00pm group for junior girls, whilst the 3.00pm – 5.00pm group caters for junior boys. Over the two hour training session the players work through technique / tactics / fitness and match play.