Mackintosh LTC – Coaching Programme – Spring Term 2023

Details of the Spring Term coaching courses can be seen below. All sessions are run by LTA Accredited(+) Coaches, with LTA Assistant Coaches and Tennis Leaders assisting with the delivery of sessions – coach to player ratios are kept low for group coaching sessions to ensure the delivery of the sessions is to the highest standard and to maximise playing opportunities.

The dates for the Spring Term courses are as follows:
Monday 9th January – Saturday 1st April (11 weeks)
NO COACHING DURING HALF TERM (W/C MON 20TH FEBRUARY)

Please see below the details of the Spring Term courses:


HOW TO BOOK
For existing players – please fill out the form by clicking here.
For new players, please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) to check availability for your preferred session before booking.

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please familiarise yourself with our T&Cs for Group Coaching Courses:


If you have any questions, please contact Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) at: tenniscoach@mackintoshsportsclub.org or 07929 264165.

Mackintosh LTC – Adults Summer Camps 2022

We are pleased to be running 6 dates of Adults Summer Camps during the school holidays this year. All sessions will run from 7-8:55pm and will be based around specific doubles themes. There will be different groups for beginners, improvers and advanced players – so the sessions are open to everyone.

The dates and themes of the sessions will be as follows:

  1. Monday 25th July – Consistency from the back of the court
  2. Friday 29th July – Putting your opponents under pressure
  3. Monday 1st August – Dominating at the net
  4. Monday 15th August – Holding your serve
  5. Friday 19th August – Changing your formations
  6. Monday 22nd August – Putting it all together

The cost of the sessions will be:
£15 members / £20 non-members (per day)
£75 members / £100 non-members (all 6 days)

To book a place please submit a form by clicking here.

Please note – we are limited on numbers. Please book early to avoid disappointment!

Mackintosh LTC – Summer Camps 2022

We are very pleased to be running 4 weeks of tennis camps at Mackintosh LTC during the Summer Holidays. Aimed at children aged 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a brilliant way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends. With our enthusiastic team of LTA Accredited qualified coaches (all DBS checked, and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience in a safe and well organised environment outdoors.

The Summer Holiday Tennis Camps will be running on the following dates:

Week 1 – Monday 25th July – Friday 29th July
Week 2 – Monday 1st August – Friday 5th August
Week 3 – Monday 15th August – Friday 19th August
Week 4 – Monday 22nd August – Friday 26th August

For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Blue Stage & Red Stage sessions every morning 10-10:55am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-3:55pm.

For further information or to book your child a place, please click here.

PLACES ARE LIMITED, PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT


We are also planning to run Adults Tennis Camps during the evenings in the Summer Holidays – dates TBC in due course.

Mackintosh LTC – Easter Holiday Camps 2022

We are very pleased to be running 2 weeks of tennis camps at Mackintosh LTC during the Easter Holidays. Aimed at children aged 4-16 of all experience levels, the tennis camps are a brilliant way for your children to keep fit, have fun, improve their tennis and make new friends.

With our enthusiastic team of LTA Accredited qualified coaches (all DBS checked, Safeguarding trained and First Aid trained) your children are guaranteed an amazing experience in a safe and well organised environment outdoors.

The Easter Holiday Tennis Camps will be running on the following dates:
Week 1 – Monday 11th – Thursday 14th April (4 days)
Week 2 – Tuesday 19th – Friday 22nd April (4 days)

For children aged 4-8 years we will be running Blue Stage & Red Stage sessions every morning 10-10:55am. For the children aged 8+ there is All Day tennis camp running from 11am-3:55pm.

For further information or to book your child a place, please click here.

PLACES ARE LIMITED, PLEASE BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT

Mackintosh LTC – Grand Slam Series

We are excited to introduce our NEW Mackintosh Grand Slam series, which will be a number of internal competitions that we will run throughout the year for youth players who are new to playing matches or for those looking to gain some additional match play experience.

The events will run on the 2nd Saturday of each half term/school holiday and will provide players from ages 6-18 with an opportunity to engage with regular competition & will give players a purpose and something to prepare/aim for during their coaching sessions leading up to each event.

The first event will be the Australian Open series and will take place on Saturday 26th February.

Mackintosh LTC – February Half Term Camps 2022

We will be running 3 days of Tennis Camps during February Half Term on the following dates:
Tuesday 22nd February
Wednesday 23rd February
Thursday 24th February


With the number of COVID cases extremely high at the moment, we have decided to split the groups into shorter sessions spread out across the day, to reduce the number of people at the club at the same time, and to avoid using the indoor facilities.

Blue Stage (ages 4-6) – 10-10:55am
Red Stage (ages 6-8) – 11-11:55am
£7.50 members / £10 non-members (per day)
£20 members / £25 non-members (ALL 3 days)
Red Stage Invitation (ages 6-8) – 10-11:55am 
Orange Stage (ages 8-9) – 10-11:55am
Green Stage (ages 9-10) – 10-11:55am
Orange Stage Invitation (ages 8-9) – 12:30-2:25pm
Green Stage Invitation (ages 9-10) – 12:30-2:25pm
Yellow Stage (ages 11+) – 12:30am-2:25pm
Yellow Invitation Squads (ages 11+) – 3-4:55pm
£15 members / £20 non-members (per day)
£40 members / £50 non-members (ALL 3 days)

Please note – there are only a limited number of places on the courses. Please book early to avoid disappointment. 

HOW TO BOOK
To book a place, please fill out the form by clicking here.

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please familiarise yourself with our T&Cs for Holiday Camps:

Mackintosh Sports Club & Community Centre – Coronavirus Update – 22/03/2020

Mackintosh Sports Club & Community Centre are officially closed until further notice.

However, the tennis courts will remain open for the use of members (subject to strict social distancing and hygiene practices). Individual lessons/hitting are also available from the coaching team (adapted to ensure safe social distancing – with the coach staying on the opposite side of the net). Please get in contact if you would like to book a session.

Mackintosh LTC – Nature Valley Big Tennis Weekend Open Day Follow-Up

A huge thank you to everyone who attended our Nature Valley Big Tennis Weekend Open Day at Mackintosh LTC on Sunday 14th July – we hope you had a great day.

We would like to follow-up with details of how you and your family can play more tennis. Please see further information below:

Ages 2.5-4 – Tots Tennis
Tots Tennis runs every Friday during the term-time 10-10:45am & 2-2:45pm. The cost is £4 per session (pay & play) – no booking required, just turn up and get involved. Please contact Emma on 07970 820307 for more information

Ages 4-11 – Tennis For Kids courses
Tennis for Kids is a great way to get started in tennis. Receive 6 fun and interactive coaching sessions, a racket and ball set, plus a personalised t-shirt for only £25 (+£4.99 P&P)

We have got 4 upcoming courses running at Mackintosh LTC:
Ages 8-11 – Monday 22nd July – Saturday 27th July 2019 – 9-10am
Ages 4-7 – Monday 29th July – Saturday 3rd August 2019 – 9-10am
Ages 4-7 – Monday 12th August – Saturday 17th August 2019 – 9-10am
Ages 8-11 – Monday 12th August – Saturday 17th August 2019 – 9-10am

Please see the link for more information or to book your child’s place:
https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/TennisForKids/SearchResults?location=CF24%203JW&distance=20

Ages 4-16 – Summer Holiday Tennis Camps
Our popular holiday tennis camps are running during the Summer Holidays. Book your child’s place on our Summer Holiday Tennis Camps – we are currently fully booked for Week 1 (w/c 22nd July), but there are places available for Week 2, 3 and 4 – please see the link below with more information:
http://kbi.33f.mywebsitetransfer.com/mackintosh-ltc-summer-holiday-tennis-camps-2019/

Adults (ages 16+)

Tennis Xpress (Beginners)
If you have never played tennis before, or haven’t played in a long time, then Tennis Xpress is for you. It is an easy and fun way for adult beginners to get into the game. During the six sessions you will be taught new skills and be shown how to serve, rally and score, so that by the end, you will be able to enjoy fun matches with your friends, family and other people you meet.

We still have a few places available for our Summer Holiday course, starting next Monday 22nd July.
Monday 22nd July – Wednesday 7th August 7-8:30pm (every Monday & Wednesday)

Please see the link below with more information or to book your place:
https://clubspark.lta.org.uk/TennisXpress/Course/30dc0c5f-3ea3-488e-8926-13b7206e0565

Adults Summer Tennis Camps (Improvers/Advanced)
We are also running a number of sessions during the school holidays for Adults who have played more tennis and are looking to make some improvements to their game. These sessions will run on the following dates from 7-8:30pm: Monday 22nd July, Friday 26th July, Monday 29th July, Friday 2nd August, Monday 5th August, Monday 12th August, Wednesday 14th August, Friday 16th August.

The cost of the sessions is as follows:
£10 members / £12 non-members (per day) or, £65 members / £80 non-members (all 8 days)

Please get in contact for further information or to book a place.

Cardio Tennis (All Levels)
Cardio Tennis runs every Friday (during term-time) 7:15-8:15pm. The cost is £4 members / £5 non-members.

Cardio Tennis is a fun, sociable group fitness class set on a tennis court and open to people of all ages and abilities. Supported by music and qualified instructors, you’ll get to hit lots of tennis balls during your class and have a great cardio workout at the same time. For more information, please see the link below: https://www.lta.org.uk/play-compete/getting-started/adult-tennis/cardio-tennis/.

We have also got opportunities to get involved with term-time coaching sessions, social tennis, team tennis, competitions plus much more.

If you require any further information please do not hesitate to get in contact with Rhys Morgan (Head Coach) at: tenniscoach@mackintoshsportsclub.org or on 07929 264165.

Mackintosh LTC – Road to Wimbledon 2019 – Results

ROAD TO WIMBLEDON 2019 – RESULTS

A big well done to all 14 players who took part in our 14&U Road to Wimbledon competition on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th May. Some fantastic matches played by all.

Congratulations to Oskar Gregory for winning the boys event beating Ben Aseeley in a really close match which finished 11-9 in a 3rd set tie-break.

Congratulations to Tilly Menin-Steere for winning the girls event with Celia Sklirou finishing as runner-up.

Best of luck to our players who will be representing the club in the South Wales County Finals.

For a full list of results please click here.

Please click here to see pictures from the event.