31st March, 2016, Bengaluru: After its highly successful launch earlier this month, the Rohan Bopanna Tennis Academy announces the commencement of registrations for ‘the RBTA Summer Slam’, an innovative and fun coaching summer camp for children between the ages of 4 to 14 beginning from 10th April to 20th May, 2016. In line with their vision of making tennis learning a wholesome experience, the RBTA Summer Slam coaching camps will include a strong fitness development component structured to build strength, agility and balance for young children. Participants will also interact with Rohan and train under RBTA mentor coach Pietie Norval from South Africa along with a team of qualified coaches and fitness trainers during the 40 day camp.
The RBTA Summer Slam offers sessions for the following age groups: Summer Starter, for ages 4-7; Summer Player, for ages 8-10; and Summer Slammer, for ages 10-14. While the essence of the coaching sessions remains constant, the duration and structure of the coaching program differ within each age group.
The children signing up for Summer Starter will take part in a 1 hour 15 minutes session. They will be introduced to the sport of tennis through mini-tennis coaching routines and exciting drills that develop their movement and agility skills. The Summer Player program includes a 1 hour 30 minute session, which is an intermediate tennis coaching camp. It comprises full court tennis drills and fitness workouts to build speed and strength. The final category is calledSummer Slammer and is for those children who are hoping to and/or already competing on the tournament circuit. Their needs being different, their coaching sessions is for a 3 hour duration and is wholly focussed on improving their match play through intensive tennis and fitness workouts. Each category has a 3 days a week package or 5 days a week package.
Prospective participants can schedule their sessions according to the allotted timings given below. The 40-day Summer Slam coaching program fees range from Rs 7,500 to Rs.17,000. For details on timeslots, fee structure and registration, please log on tohttp://www.rohanbopannatennis.com/summer-camp.html