Anyone for tennis?

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PEOPLE are being urged to take up tennis.

Eldon Grove Tennis Club in Hartlepool, which is the town’s only Sport England Clubmark tennis club, is running a comprehensive coaching and social tennis programme for the whole community.

Sessions are aimed at both adults and juniors, aged five years and above, and are designed for players of all abilities.

All of the one-hour coaching sessions are delivered by the club’s fully qualified Lawn Tennis Association coaches.

Junior coaching seassions for youngsters aged five to eight who are beginnersare on Mondays from 4pm and Saturdays, from 1pm. Sessiopn for more experienced players are Monday at 5pm.

Sessions for nine-year-olds of any standard are on Tuesdays at 4pm, 10-year-olds of any standard are on Thursdays at 5pm.

Experienced players aged 15 to 18 can take part in sessions on Monday from 7pm, while beginners sessions are on Tuesday from 5pm.

Sessions for experienced players aged 11 to 14 are Thursday from 6pm, while junior supervised social sessions for any standard, are held on a Saturday from 10am-noon.

Adult coaching sessions for beginners are on Tuesdays at 7pm, advanced session for men are Tuesday at 6pm and advanced sessions for women are Thursdays at 7pm.

For more information, including session prices, contact Tony or Kath Evans on (01429) 263666 or Jackie Crawford on 07504999050.

Alternatively, just come along to the club, on the opposite side of the road to Eldon Grove Primary School, when your preferred coaching session is scheduled. Equipment is provided.