The Tennis Gear Hot Shots Green Awards have been designed for players between the ages of 9 and 10 years old and allows the opportunity take part in exciting exercises with regular rewards which encourages players to develop their tennis skills at a pace that suits them.

Hot Shots green ball lessons for kids

Hot Shots Green players progress through different levels by acquiring new skills and taking part in exercises. There are four levels in Hot Shots Green: Green 5, Green 10, Green 15 and Green 20 (squad).

At Hot Shots Tennis Green players learn and are tested on four important skills:

  • Rally – Learning and developing rallying skills
  • Serve – Learning and developing serving skills
  • Come to the net – Learning and developing movement forwards and volleying
  • Score and Compete – Learning the rules, how to score, how to compete and fair play

The Green Awards should be completed with a green ball on a standard tennis court. This is the final stage before moving on to full tennis. At this stage players will learn to develop tactically and technically on a full size court.

Within the Tennis Gear Hot Shots Green Awards there are:

  • Key teaching points – these are technical points to be aware of, which can be built into lessons as areas of development, but they should not all be used at the same time.
  • Movement – movement skills are vital for development and are written into each Awards skill exercise.
  • Mental skills – are vital for all round game development and are written into each Awards skill exercise.

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Join us for a day of FREE TENNIS at the newest tennis centre in Australia. The Playford Tennis Centre and the Playford City Council are looking forward to welcoming all tennis players to the facility for a day of FREE TENNIS, PRIZES, BBQ, LESSONS & COURT HIRE on Saturday 15 July at 10am.