Club Futures Squad Chronicle
Maidenhead Lawn Tennis Club, is one of the Lawn Tennis Association’s network of Satellite Clubs across the UK, focused primarily on talent development for up and coming performance players under the age of 12 years old. There are approximately 50 children, aged 4 to 18, involved in two or more Club Futures Squads programme on a weekly basis.
The programme encompasses:
- Schools visiting programme which sees 1000 children aged 4 to 8 years old participating in sessions delivered by MLTC coaches during curricular sessions
- Talent ID sessions for those players considered as talented giving them the opportunity to develop their skills further
- Mini Tennis Performance squads
- Club Futures Squads for those players 11&Over
- Tournament Planning and Visiting
- Preparing squad players for LTA County, Regional and National Talent ID sessions.
The programme is delivered by Maidenhead LTC Qualified & Licensed Coaches, who pride themselves in providing high quality coaching. The coaches regularly compete themselves whilst representing the club in AEGON Team Tennis and Berkshire Leagues and in LTA sanctioned tournament.
Players involved in the Club Futures Squads programme are also committed to competing regularly, most players can be found competing at LTA Sanctioned Tournaments most weekends and during school holidays in Berkshire and its surrounding counties.