Coaching at Knowle Lawn Tennis Club

Our Coach

We employ a qualified coach, Matthew Thompson, to run a range of training courses that are designed to meet the needs of all ages and abilities. If you would like to learn how to play tennis, or if you are looking to improve your game, Knowle Lawn Tennis Club can help you out.

Everyone is welcome to attend coaching sessions even if you do not join as a member. However, if you do decide to join as a member, then you will be entitled to a reduction in group coaching fees.

For more information please contact Matt on 07753 746126 or matt-thompson1984@hotmail.co.uk

JUNIOR COACHING

Range of course for all ages throughout the week. Activities will include skills and games and will cover basic agility, balance and co-ordination with the main priority to have FUN!

ADULT IMPROVERS

For anyone who wants to learn how to play tennis or for people who may not have played for a while and want to improve their confidence and playing technique.

PRIVATE COACHING

Our coach, Matt, also offers the option of booking private one to one lessons outside of normal coaching times.

Junior Coaching

Matt offers a range of course for all ages throughout the week which can be pre booked. Activities will include skills and games and will cover basic agility, balance and co-ordination with the main priority to have FUN!

If you are unsure about which group you should attend, then please contact Matt and he will be happy to discuss this with you.

Saturday mornings pay and play

All juniors are welcome to attend Saturday morning coaching on a pay as you go basis and the costs are outlined below:

SessionTimeMember PriceNon-member Price
Mini Red (age 4-8)Saturday 9am – 10am£3.50£3.50
Mini Orange (age 8-10)Saturday 10am – 11am£3.50£5.00
Mini Green & Yellow (age 10+)Saturday 11am – 12.30pm£3.50£5.00

In addition to Saturday morning coaching, we also run weekly tennis courses. These sessions are run on a block basis and will need to be booked and paid for in advance directly with Matt or via https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/MatthewThompsonCoaching

There are also tennis courses that are run during the Easter and Summer Holidays.

Adult Improvers

Our adult improver section is for anyone who wants to learn how to play tennis or for people who may not have played for a while and want to improve their confidence and playing technique before joining as a full member of the club.

Our adult improver group coaching sessions run on Thursday evenings at 7:15pm and Saturday afternoons at 5:30pm. For complete beginners, we also run a beginners session on Thursday evenings at 6:15pm.

If you are unsure about which group you should attend, then please contact Matt and he will be happy to discuss this with you.

SessionTimeMember PriceNon-member Price
Adult BeginnersThursday 6.15pm – 7.15pm£3.50£5.00
Adult ImproversThursday 7.15pm – 8.15pm£3.50£5.00
Adult BeginnersSaturday 12pm – 1pm£3.50£5.00
Adult ImproversSaturday 1pm – 2pm£3.50£5.00

Private Coaching

Matt also offers the option of booking private one to one lessons outside of normal coaching times.

30 Mins individual session – £8
1 Hour individual session- £18

OFFER: Book 5 lessons and get the 5th session half price

Video Analysis £28 for hour and a half, or £20 an hour if booked with regular private lessons.