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KIDS TENNIS PROGRAM

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2-4 Yrs

A fundamental motor

skills program at your

Childcare centre!

BLUE BALL

3 - 5 Yrs

RED BALL

5 - 8 Yrs

RED PLUS

5 - 8 Yrs

ORANGE BALL

8-10 Yrs

ORANGE PLUS

8-10 Yrs

GREEN BALL

11 - 12 Yrs

GREEN PLUS

11 - 12 Yrs

YELLOW BALL

12 - 17 Yrs

ADVANTAGE SQUAD

12 - 17 Yrs

Discounts apply when booking multiple children or sessions per week. 

Weekly fee includes 2 sessions per week (1 group lesson plus access to Friday Match Play | Rally Day for all levels red and above)

Hot Shots League

Hot Shots Match play

$13

Per week/session

$24

Per week/session

$24

Per week/session

$24

Per week/session

OUR KIDS TENNIS PROGRAM with HOT SHOTS

What is Hot Shots Tennis?

KDV Sport “Hot Shots” is an introductory tennis program for kids aged 3 – 10! “Hot Shots” tennis is not only great fun, it’s also a great way to encourage your kids to maintain an active & healthy lifestyle. Apart from skills like agility, flexibility and speed, the program will help your kids learn important social skills, making lots of friends along the way.

Hot Shots Tennis help every child, no matter their age or ability, jump straight in, start playing tennis and have great fun with other kids of similar ages.

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KDV Sport is the home of Tennis on the Gold Coast! With 20 tennis courts available – 12 clay & 8 hard courts. For kids

looking to learn to play tennis, the KDV Sport “Hot Shots” program is the best way to discover, learn and enjoy tennis!

BENEFITS OF OUR KIDS TENNIS PROGRAM

Modified Equipment And Courts

This introductory tennis program uses smaller courts, smaller/lighter requests, lower nets and low compression balls that don’t bounce too high. This makes learning the game of tennis easier & more fun.

"Learn - Through - Play" Philosophy

Kids are encouraged to adapt this philosophy so they ill be playing the game of tennis quickly while making new friends and having loads of fun!

Group Participatioin

“Hot Shots” tennis is designed to promote a “team” ethos by ensuring all participants are involved and actively engaged at all times during the sessions.

OUR INSTRUCTORS

Tennis Australia Club Professional

LTA (UK) Level 4 Senior
Performance Coach

10 Years Coaching In The UK

5 Years at Tennis Australia

Super 10's Coach & State Teams
Coach for NSW & QLD

Queensland Tennis Centre- Senior Coach 2015- 2019
Somerville Private all Girls School - Head Coach 2018-Present
Tennis Australia- Super Tens 2018-2020

Competed on the Women's Tour for 10 years
Australia Junior Ranking 3
Australian Adult Ranking 5
Pro Tour Ranking In Doubles 10
Pro Tour Ranking in Singles 48

TO BE UPDATED

TO BE UPDATED

Holiday Programs
When the school holidays come around, there is no better place to book your kids into than KDV Sport. Enjoy full supervision, morning tea & lunch, mini golf, tennis, padel tennis, jumping castles, swimming, mystery activities and so more! We also have programs available for outside school/centres for half & full day excursions at KDV Sport as well. Book your centre into this facility for a day of fun and activities the kids will love!
Hot Shots School Based
Once again, the KDV Kids team will visit your primary school – either before or after school – providing hot shots tennis lessons on your school courts. As an alternative, through the “Sporting Schools” government initiative, schools can apply for special funding to host these KDV Sport programs through their PE curriculum.
Hot Shots School Based
Once again, the KDV Kids team will visit your primary school – either before or after school – providing hot shots tennis lessons on your school courts. As an alternative, through the “Sporting Schools” government initiative, schools can apply for special funding to host these KDV Sport programs through their PE curriculum.
How is Hot Shots played?
"Hot Shots” is played on smaller courts with modified equipment, including lighter racquets, lower nets and low compression balls that don’t bounce too high. With four fun stages (Blue, Red, Orange and Green), our qualified KDV Sport coaches (who have been endorsed by Tennis Australia) will help guide your kids every step of the way.
Tennis for Kids at KDV
Sport KDV Sport is the home of Tennis on the Gold Coast! With 20 tennis courts available – 12 clay & 8 hard courts – social hire, programs and coaching is available for kids to adult, from juniors to professionals! For kids aged under 10 years of age looking to learn to play tennis, the KDV Sport “Hot Shots” program is the best way to discover, learn and enjoy tennis!
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PRIVATE COACHING PRICE LIST

PRIVATE COACHING

ADULT
  • Director of Instruction - $229
  • Senior Instructor - $150
  • Instructor - $120

FULL DAY COACHING

8 HOURS
  • Director of Instruction - By request
  • Senior Instructor - $1100
  • Instructor - $910

PLAYING LESSON

9 Holes
  • Director of Instruction - By request
  • Senior Instructor - $299
  • Instructor - $275

AIM POINT

  • Director of Instruction - $400

JUNIOR COACHING

HIGH SCHOOL YR 12 AND UNDER
  • Director of Instruction - By request
  • Senior instructor - $115
  • Instructor - $99

HALF DAY COACHING

4 HOURS
  • Director of Instruction - By request
  • Senior Instructor - $550
  • Instructor - $480

TPI SCREENING

  • Director of Instruction - By request
  • Senior Instructor - $199
  • Instructor - $175

MENTAL PERFORMANCE

  • Jamie Glazier - $220

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Hot Shots Red Plus Program (6-8 Years)

Overview: This is a coach selected program for the more competitive red ball player. There is a minimum playing level required for these squads which is assessed by out professional coaching team. Players training in these squads are expected to be playing multiple times per week including match play and competing in in-house leagues, future stars events and local red ball tournament series events.

Session Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Cost: $24 for 1 squad or $43.20 for 2

Court Size: 5.5m x 8.2m

Tennis Ball: Red Ball (25% compression)

Recommended Racquet Size: 21-23”

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Advantage Squads (12-17 years)

Overview: Choose 2 squads from the below times. These are full court yellow ball squads for players in the yellow program that want to develop their game to the best of their ability and possibly move into more competitive squads, fixtures and tournaments in the future. There is a minimum playing ability required (assessed by our professional coaching team) with some coaching and playing experience necessary. It is recommended that players in these squads are taking some private lessons in conjunction with the squads as well as playing in regular inter-club fixtures team matches.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $55/ week (2 squads/ week – one squad $33)

Full court size: 10.0m x 23.7m
Tennis ball: Yellow ball (Full compression)

Recommended racquet size:  26-27 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Yellow Ball Groups (12-17 years)

Overview: No minimum playing experience required and players can join this program at any stage. As with all the other junior coaching programs it also includes free access to our weekly in-house match play sessions. At this stage players are taught all areas of the game both technical and tactical on a full sized court and guided into hopefully playing in regular inter-club fixtures or in-house match play sessions. Our yellow ball groups are aimed at the more sociable teenage player who wants to learn and improve but not necessarily interested in competing at a high level.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $24/ week

Full court size: 10.0m x 23.7m
Tennis ball: Yellow ball (Full compression)

Recommended racquet size: 26-27 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Green PLUS (9-11 years)

Overview: This program is designed for the more competitive green ball player. There is a minimum playing level required for this and it is expected that players are having regular private lessons and competing in regular individual and team tournaments & events. This program has a selection criteria based on an assessment from our professional coaching staff. The green plus program is a launch pad into the KDV Performance Tennis program. For more information on this program click here.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $70/ week

Green court size: 10.0m x 23.7m

Tennis ball: Red ball (25 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 25-26 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Green Stage (11-12 years)

Overview: The green ball program runs on the full court size using slightly softer balls so the bounce is not quite as high and the rally speed is slightly slower to again make learning easier and more fun for the kids. The general green ball program does not have any minimum playing standard and kids can join the program at any time during the year. At this stage players are taught all areas of the game both technical and tactical and guided into hopefully playing in regular inter-club fixtures or in-house match play sessions.

The KDV green ball program also includes in-house match play sessions as a free addition to all classes and gets the kids practicing what they learn in their lessons against other kids from the club in a fun, coach supervised, team environment.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $24/ week

Green court size: 10.0m x 23.7m
Tennis ball: Green ball (75 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 25-26 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Plus Program (7-10 years)

Overview: The KDV ‘Orange Plus’ Program is for the more competitive orange ball player. These sessions run twice per week and it is expected that kids in this program are taking regular private lessons and competing in regular inter-club events. There is a minimum playing level requirement for these sessions which is assessed by our professional coaching team.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $50/ week (two sessions per week)

Orange court size: 6.4m x 18.3m
Tennis ball: Orange ball (50 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 23-25 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Orange Stage (8-10 years)

Overview: No minimum playing standard required and kids can join the program at any stage through the year. Played over the full court net with the baselines brought in a little closer towards the service line, the orange ball lessons make learning easier and more fun.

There is no rush to move kids out of orange ball to the next level. Sometimes they may stay in the orange level for up to 3 years. It is important that kids learn all aspects of the game in an environment that is suited to their size and ability. Our orange stage is also includes regular in-house match play. This is a free addition to all classes and gets the kids practicing what they learn in their lessons against other kids from the club in a fun, coach supervised, team environment.

From there we also have inter-club team events and for the more advanced red ball kids the Gold Coast Orange Ball Tournament Series. Please ask your coach for more details on this. Download the yearly event planner here.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $24/ week

Orange court size: 6.4m x 18.3m
Tennis ball: Orange ball (50 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 23-25 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Red Stage (5-8 years)

Overview:This is an entry level class where kids will learn the basics of tennis including rallying,basic scoring, serving and understanding how to compete. Perfect for all kids aged between 5-8 years old of any level. Kids can join at any stage through the year. We grade the classes with lesson plans to help progress the kids and find their level.There is no rush to move kids out of red ball to the next level. Sometimes they may stay in the red level for up to 3 years. It is important that kids learn all aspects of the game in an environment that is suited to their size and ability.Our red stage is also where we introduce the kids to in-house match play.This is a free addition to all classes and gets the kids practicing what they learn in their lessons against other kids from the club in a fun, coach supervised, team environment.

From there we also have inter-club team events and for the more advanced red ball kids the Gold Coast Red Ball Tournament Series. Ask your coach about more info on these. Download your yearly event planner here.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $24/ week

Red court size: 3m × 8.2m or 5.5m x 8.2m

Tennis ball: Red ball (25 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 21-23 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet

Hot Shots Blue Stage (3-5 years)

Overview: Blue Hot Shots is ideal for children between the ages of 3 and 5. It is a Fundamental Motor Skills program based around the basics of movement, balance, and coordination, throwing, catching and striking.

Our Blue Stage program is a launch pad and helps to familiarise children with the size and bounce of a Red Hot Shots court and ball while focusing heavily on improving their fundamental and perceptual motor skills. These skills are essential as children begin to move into Red Hot Shots and beyond.

Sessions Times: To see available times click the book now button 

Package Cost: $13/ week

Blue court size: 3m × 8.23
Tennis ball: Red ball (25 per cent compression)

Recommended racquet size: 19-21 inches

Further information about our coaching program can be found here FAQ Sheet