attend Burnham-On-Sea tennis club schools tennis festival
Avenue Tennis Club has held a successful tennis festival, attended
by hundreds of local school pupils.
festival was aimed at local Year 2 and 3 primary school children
from the Burnham-On-Sea catchment schools.
of children and their teachers attended from Churchfield School,
Berrow School, St Joseph's, Burnham Infants and Brent Knoll.
teachers participating picked up some tennis delivery tips in order
to continue offering new ideas to their pupils.
Julie Williams, who is an LTA-licensed level 4 senior performance
coach and the Head Coach Avenue Tennis Club, said the event had
been a great success.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The pupils all had an opportunity
to try the game and develop their tennis and ball co-ordination
skills, with each participant taking home a month's free family
membership for Avenue Tennis Club."
idea is to encourage the local community to come down and play on
the courts for free for a month."
is important the local community are both aware, and provided with,
accessible playing opportunities."
also runs a tennis programme for all ages, from 2 years - adults,
and will also be running summer multi-sport camps over the school
holidays. More details here.