Burnham-On-Sea tennis players achieve leaders awards
teenagers from Burnham-On-Sea's Avenue Tennis Club have achieved
the English Lawn Tennis Associations Junior Tennis Leaders
players, pictured here, completed a course developed by the LTA
to encourage more young people into tennis volunteering and give
them the opportunity to take their first steps into tennis careers.
coach Vinny Duddy, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "All the juniors
put in a lot of effort, concentration and personal time to take
was particularly pleased that five of the six came from the Avenues
own Tennis Academy. As well as doing the four modules, the juniors
are also expected to complete a minimum 18 hours volunteering."
that they have completed their courses they will be allowed to
assist with the coaching at the tennis club, under the guidance
of the coaches, and will charge for their time, details can be
obtained from the office."
next school holiday junior tennis camp will be run from June 1st-4th
and will start at 9am and finish at 3pm daily. Details can be
obtained by calling the club on 01278 782758.
are young Burnham tennis players Jess, Rhiannon, Heather, Sam,
Robert and Alex who have achieved the award