Junior Squads

Windsor runs a full programme of Junior Squads through the year with expert coaching for children of all ages. You can apply for the junior squads by filling in the following application form and leaving it into reception at the club.

Windsor Junior Squads Application Form

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What Squads are there?

Mini Recreational Squad 4-7 years old (Red Ball)

Slower balls, smaller courts and shorter rackets enable players to play the game from the first lesson.  Players have fun team based matches and develop good basic technique and great early coordination skills for any sport.  Emphasis on fun with a tennis theme in a group environment.

Midi Recreational Squad 7-10 years old (Orange Ball)

The next step up from Mini Squads, players use a slightly ball on a larger court an continue their development of tennis strokes with introduction to scoring and team games, as well as keeping a fun and friendly group environment.

Under-14 Recreational Squad 10-13 years old

Technical and tactical coaching for Under-14’s on a full court with proper tennis balls.  Players continue their development whilst being encouraged to play internal and external matches for their club and for themselves in Ulster recognised tennis tournaments and Windsor Junior League matches.nt.

Under-18 Recreational Squad 14-17 years old

Technical and tactical coaching for Under-18’s who are interested in the game and would like to enhance their skills but are not yet ready to play tournaments.  Groups are of similar ability and are ideal for beginners or teenagers returning to tennis that want to improve their overall game.

Elite Performance Programme - u14s

This programme is designed for those players that want to compete at tournament level.
The Under 12 Programme caters for up to 12 children who are coached for between 6 and 10 hours a week depending on availability due to schoolwork, etc.

Elite Performance Programme - u18s

This programme is designed for those players that want to compete at tournament level.
The Under 16 Programme caters for up to 12 children who are coached 4 hours a week.

High Performance Squad

Windsor has been running a High Performance Squad for 6 players who are doing 8 hours a week on the tennis court as well as physical hours in the gym. Their aim is to make it to European Tournaments and gain ITF ranking points so they are able to improve their World Ranking and ultimately lead to a possible scholarship in the USA or straight into the professional Circuit.