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Junior Coaching

Inspiring the next generation

Build your kids’ sporting skills, co-ordination & confidence at Hot Shots Tennis Academy, exclusively at Wigginton Tennis Club. 
5-16 year olds get active, make friends and of course, have fun!

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Ben Walker, Head Coach, is the man to talk to for Junior Coaching.  He manages and delivers our fully endorsed LTA YOUTH PROGRAMME providing all year round weekly coaching lessons for all abilities.  See below the timetable for blue, red, orange, green and yellow full ball progression and give Ben a call.  He will ensure no-one get’s left behind!

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We also offer the new LTA YOUTH START introduction ‘tennis for kids’ course, aged 5-8 & 9-11 who are completely new to tennis.  For £29.99 + £5 P&P,  you get six tennis sessions delivered by Rob Hodge, our specially trained coach, a tennis racket, set of balls, branded t-shirt and more.  This is an excellent introduction into tennis and a natural progression to then move onto Ben’s Tennis Academy. 

Click the book now button for current course availability:

Youth Start Course Age 5-8yrs

Youth Start Course Age 9-11yrs

Popular Easter & Summer day camps are also held at the club, 11am-4pm every day during the school holidays. Make sure you book your place early with Ben!

Ben Walker
Ben Walker

Mobile: 07933 026956 or email:

Ben has been playing tennis since he was old enough to hold a racquet!  He is an LTA Level 3 Coach who has been coaching juniors for over 15 years.  Ben has coached multiple York Junior Champions plus winners of local junior AEGON team tennis competitions across various age groups.  Wigginton Juniors have won the u16 league and 2 of his juniors were selected to train with Yorkshire County Tennis.

Many juniors have progressed to the next level representing the club in men’s, ladies and mixed teams.

Ben provides a competitive coaching environment to get the best out of his juniors whilst also delivering enjoyable fun lessons, in a safe & inclusive environment.

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Hotshots Timetable

 Monday 4-5pm Beginners Mini Blue/Red Ball
 Monday 5-6pm Full Ball
 Monday 6-7pm Advanced Full Ball
 Tuesday 4-5pm Full Ball
 Wednesday 4:30 – 5:30pm Beginners Mini Orange Ball
 Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30pm Full Ball
 Saturday 9-10am Beginners Orange/Green Ball
 Saturday 10-11am Full Ball

*Session times can be subject to change.

Ben’s Junior Coaching Fees are as follows per session –
£9.00 for members
£8.00 sibling discount
£11.00 for non-members