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About our Tennis Coach
Andrew Ridgers is a licensed LTA Level 4 performance coach, fully DBS checked (Disclosure and Barring Service, Formally CRB) and holds a First Aid at Work certificate.

He has over 10 years experience coaching players at all levels. This ranges from beginners up to National Standard players. To see more about Andrew visit his website

OTC Coaching Courses & Drill Sessions

Saturdays – 9:30am – 2:30pm – General Group Coaching –
Open to Adults & Juniors, Cost to Members(£6.50/session) and Non-members(£8.50/session)

Our general group coaching programme runs on Saturday mornings for both juniors and adults. These sessions are aimed at all levels of player from beginners to the more experienced players and covers both the technical and strategic elements of the game.

Listed are the times and player detail:
10.30 – 11.30am Adults
11.30 – 12:30am Mini Red Ball (under 8yrs)
11.30 – 12.30am Mini Orange Ball (8&9yrs)
12.30 – 1.30pm Yellow Ball Juniors(10-13yrs)
1:30 – 2:30pm Yellow ball Teens(13+yrs)

These courses, which are usually 5-8 weeks in length run most of the year, weather permitting.

Tuesdays Evenings – 6:30pm – 7:30pm – Adult Drills Sessions
Open to Adults (16+), Cost to Members(£6.00/session) and Non-members (£8.00/session)

Our Adult Drill sessions are energetic combining the best features of tennis with cardiovascular exercise, delivering a full body, calorie burning aerobic workout with the opportunity to hit lots of balls.

These sessions are pay and play. Please contact Lesley or Andrew to confirm if a session will run.

Tuesdays Evenings – 7:30pm – 8:30pm – Adult Beginners & Rusty Rackets

Open to all Adult beginners and those who need a refresher. Sessions normally run in 6 week blocks. A great introduction to tennis. To book your place please contact Lesley ( coaching form for September to October 2018.

Pay and Play Sessions

Wednesdays (10:00am – 11:30am) & Fridays (10am – 11:30pm) –
OTC holds two Pay and Play sessions currently but we are adding more all the time, please check back for additions –

Wednesday mornings – 10:00am – 11:30am
The cost is £9 per person per session and is a general doubles match play session aimed at all levels of player. Members and non-members

Friday Afternoons – 10:00am – 11:30am
This is a team match practise session. Open to OTCs local league team members and working on doubles match play and strategy. The cost is £9 per person per session.

Special note – Please would all players – both adults and juniors – bring a clean pair of trainers/tennis shoes (with club shoe tags) to wear, to avoid mud being brought onto the courts.

If you are unsure if a session will run due to the weather, or you require further information please contact Lesley on 07814919693 or mail

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