Junior Tennis

Junior Tennis in Shropshire

Calling all budding Andy Murrays and Johanna Kontas

Whether you are NEW to tennis and want to TRY it for the first time or if you are an established young player and want something more competitive Tennis Shropshire have Tennis Clubs to suit all standards.

With nearly 40 clubs across Shropshire covering all age groups most have Junior Programmes led by Accredited Coaches who will not only introduce you to tennis but will also develop your game making the experience an enjoyable one in a safe environment.

Tennis is a wonderful game for life that will open up many opportunities:

  • Meeting new people and making new friends.
  • Getting active.
  • Involvement in a team.

Whatever Your Ability Tennis is a Sport for Life

Did you know children as young as 3 years old can enjoy tennis? The LTA Youth Tennis programme has been designed with children of all ages in mind, using appropriate equipment to help give your child the perfect introduction to the sport. Find out more about the LTA Youth Programme.

Find out more about supporting your child's journey into tennis as a parent.

Junior County Tennis

Junior County Tennis

Shropshire has a Junior County Training Programme for those who want to take their tennis further with regular training sessions. Our junior county teams compete in the British Tennis Junior County Cup Competition, one of the premier and most popular tournament series for young players. To support this, friendly matches with other counties are also organised throughout the year giving opportunities to those Juniors who are on the fringe of the County Teams the chance to represent Shropshire.

To find out more about Junior County Tennis speak to your Club Coach or e mail the Director of County Tennis Simon Haddleton [email protected].


Tennis is a competitive sport, find out about local tennis opportunities.

Shropshire Schools Tennis

Tennis Shropshire are looking to deliver tennis to as many children as possible and for those pupils of shropshire to experience the sport we love! We would love to help you organize a roadshow week, aiming to see all the children in your local area, to invite them back to the tennis club for the open day and ultimately getting more children on the tennis programme. This Aims to get as many children as possible playing tennis around Shropshire.

If you'd like more information or would like to be part of the Shropshire Schools Tennis project drop us an email.

Tennis Futures Programme

Tennis Shropshire also runs a Tennis Futures programme that encourages Juniors between the ages of 14-to-19 years old to get involved with assisting promoting and running events. To find out more or apply for an application form email Josh Price or Merill Holt.

Tennis Shropshire is committed to prioritising the well-being of all children and adults at risk, promoting safeguarding in our county at all times, including all programmes and events we run. All activities, events and trips arranged by the county association run in accordance with the LTA’s Safeguarding at Events and Competitions guidance. Read our full safeguarding policy.