Short Sports

February Half Term Camps:

Multisports for 3 - 8 year olds

Monday 18 to Friday 22 February from 9 to 11am. Late pickup option available 9 to 12pm 

For full details click here . To register please use this form: Registration Form

General Course Information

Short Sports provides young children, aged 2 to 8 years, with fun sessions incorporating social, educational and sports related skills: independence, co-operation, team work, competition, discipline, empathy, agility, balance, coordination and speed plus foundation sports skills in our club’s key sports of Cricket, Hockey, Squash and Tennis.

Tiny Tennis

An introduction to tennis for the pre-school child aged 3 to 4. The emphasis is on fun but the child will develop coordination and footwork skills and basic racket skills. 


Mini Tennis / Miss-Hits Courses

These courses are for children aged 4 to 8 and follow LTA guidelines and include the ABCS of tennis: agility, balance, coordination, speed and basic racket skills and tennis shots.


Mini Red Match Plays 

These courses are for children aged 4 to 8 able to serve and rally. The sessions are intended to supplement the children’s technical lessons, teaching them how to play games, basic tactics etc. Results from the match plays will be submitted to the LTA. 

Autumn Spring Term 2019:

Monday 7 January to Saturday 6 April (excluding half term Monday 18 February to Friday 22 February)


Class Schedule: 

Monday:       2 - 2.45pm (age 2 to 4) multi sports

                   3.45 - 4.30pm (age 4 to 8) – Tiny Tennis / Mini Tennis / Miss Hits (if demand) 

Friday:         10 - 10.45pm (age 2 to 4) – multi sports

                    2 – 2.45pm (aged 3 to 4) – Tiny Tennis

                    4 - 4.45pm (ages 3-7) – Multi Sports / Tiny Tennis / Mini tennis

Saturday:      8.45 to 9.30am (ages 3 to 5) – Multi Sports / Mini Tennis 

                     9.30 - 10.15am (age 2 - 3) – Multi Sports

                     10.15 - 11.00am (age 3 - 4) – Multi Sports

                     11.00 - 11.45am (age 4 - 5) – Multi Sports / Mini Tennis


Saturday:       3 – 4pm (ages 4 to 8) – Mini Red Match play 

                      4 – 5pm (ages 4 to 8) Tiny Tennis / Mini Tennis            

If there is not a class at a suitable time more classes will be arranged subject to coach/facility availability and a minimum of 6 children participating.

Course Fees

The courses are delivered in line with the school term. Courses are paid in advance based on the per class cost of £11 per child.


There is an enrolment fee of £26 and an annual Membership fee of £26 payable every January. Membership will give players a short sports club card that gives access to the club house and a discount on Short Sports camps.


Camps are held during school holidays and are open to members and non-members from 9am to 11am for children aged 3 - 6 years olds. You may book as many or as few days as you wish (we need a minimum of 4 players to run a camp). In addition we run a late pick up option til 12.00pm for an additional £5 per palyer per day. 

9 to 11am: £22 per day for registered players, £25 for non-members

9 to 12pm: £27 per day for registered players, £30 for non-members

Enquiries/booking on courses

To book on a course or make an enquiry please send an email to and include the child’s name and date of birth.