Kids on Court does not just integrate the ITF's Play and Stay concept, it also presents innovative and modern training concepts from top coaches.
The structure of this Kids on Court enables individual training for the different age groups as well as training in large groups
Improve coordination and fundamental athletic skills
In the Motor Development Section you will find exercises to help children improve their general coordination and fundamental athletic skills such jumping, running, and all types of throwing and catching skills.
Foundation of any athletic activity
The motor development skills form the foundation of any athletic activity and are essential in promoting a quicker and more efficient future athletic skill development.
Less frustrating and more fun learning
The exercises you will find in this section guarantee a faster, less frustrating and more fun learning process of all tennis specific skills.
Success in the game requires many fitness components
Tennis is a very complete sport where all of the different fitness components play a role. Success in the game requires coordination, speed, agility, endurance, strength and power and each of these areas has to be targeted to help athletes succeed.
Develop healthier and complete young athletes
In this section you will find all the ideas you need to help young children develop into healthier and more complete athletes and hence better players.
Develop tennis specific footwork
The Athletic Development section also includes many exercises to help your players develop tennis specific footwork.
Learning the correct way to hit the ball
In tennis solid technique is essential and learning the correct way to hit the ball from the beginning is the best way to assure solid and dependable strokes later on.
Providing ideas to help young players understand
This secticon is all about providing ideas to help young players understand and practice forehands and backhands.
Many different methodological ideas
You will find many different methodological ideas as well as drills in which the players can experiment with groundstrokes in different tactical situations.
Serve and Return Development
All points start here
One can not play tennis if one is not able to get the point started, so one of the first important skills to develop in young children is the ability to serve and return.
Many drills, ideas and progressions
Here you will find many drills, ideas and progressions to develop solid fundamentals as well as many ways to practice these two important strokes.
Proven with hundreds of children
The methodology used to teach the serve has been proven with hundreds of children and if you follow it you will find that learning to serve correctly may not be as difficult as one may think.
Net Game Development
Feel comfortable anywhere on the court
At TennisGate we believe in a holistic approach to the game in which all the strokes are taught simultaneously. We strive to develop complete players that feel comfortable anywhere on the court, and in order to achieve this children have to experience net play from the beginning.
Develop skills for all net game situations
Approaches, volleys, half volley and overheads are an important part of the game and children should develop these skills early on.
Net play in a fun and exciting way
This section is full of technical and tactical ideas to help young players experience all aspect of net play in a fun and exciting way.