Tennis Coaching2018-10-31T10:43:53+00:00

Tennis Lessons At The Pocklington Tennis Academy

The Pocklington Tennis Academy runs a variety of tennis lessons and coaching sessions headed up by our resident LTA Approved Tennis Coach, Sean Evans.

Whatever your age and whatever your level of ability (even if you have never picked up a racquet before), we will have a coaching session for you.

Our full, comprehensive coaching timetable has begun or, alternatively, you can book a private coaching session – full details below.

Outside of the coaching programme, 5-16 year olds can take part in our Tennis Camps during school holidays.

For more information please contact Sean using the form at the bottom of this page or call 07772 151 545.

Sean Evans, Tennis Coach at Pocklington Tennis Club

Coaching Timetable

Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Dates Nov: 5, 12, 19, 26
Dec: 3, 10
Nov: 6, 13, 20, 27
Dec: 4, 11
Nov: 8, 15, 22, 29
Dec: 6, 13
Nov: 9, 16, 23, 30
Dec: 7, 14
Nov: 10, 17, 24
Dec: 1, 8, 15
9am Adult Cardio Adult Doubles
10am Adult Doubles
2pm Adult Cardio
3pm Red / Orange
(5-9 yrs)
4pm Red / Orange
(5-9 yrs)
Orange / Green Performance Red / Orange
(5-9 yrs)
Adult Beginners / Rusty Raquets
5pm Green
(9-10 yrs)
Yellow Performance
6pm Yellow
(11+ yrs)



Adult sessions can be paid for on a weekly pay and play basis. All adult classes are £6 for members, and £8 for non-members. More information about what each session entails can be found further down this page.


  • All sessions will run for 6 weeks and are to be block booked and paid for in advance. All juniors are required to be members of the club to continue after 1 block of sessions.
    • Junior sessions – £36 (max 6 players per coach)
    • Junior  performance sessions – £54 (Invitation Only)
    • Junior yellow ball performance sessions (Friday) – £54 (Invitation Only)

To book onto any of the junior programmes, please contact Sean Evans using the contact form at the bottom of this page or call him on 07772 151 545.

Please supply the following details: full name of player, age, coaching session interested in attending, any medical conditions, and an emergency contact number.

Payment should be made in advance using cash, cheque, or bank transfer. Cheques should be made payable to ‘Sean Evans’. If you would prefer to use a bank transfer please contact Sean for details.

Adult Sessions

Ladies Morning

Various themes are practiced through a variety of drills (eg, forehands, backhands, volleys), and are then put into practice through different doubles situations and doubles formations. There will then be point-play and match-play where players can practice their new skills. Ladies Morning has a very relaxed feel to it, so come along for some social tennis.


Through a variety of drills, players will get the chance to practice every shot and improve their game. Players will receive technical and tactical advice, which can then be implemented in various game situations.

Beginners/ Rusty Raquets

This session is for players who are new to the game, or have been out of the game for a while and wanting to get back into it. Technical advice will be given to players, to enable them to improve their confidence when hitting the ball. It is hoped that players attending the ‘Beginners’ session will aim towards the ‘Drills’ or Adult Club Night sessions where they can progress their tennis skills further.

Cardio Tennis

Combines the game of tennis with a workout. Using high-energy drills and situations, players will enjoy this extremely fun and inclusive sport. Music helps to keep players motivated and energised. Song requests are accepted! Age or ability does not matter, it’s about enjoying tennis whilst burning some calories!

Doubles Tactics

This gives players the chance to brush up their doubles game before and during the season. By setting up specific doubles situations, players will learn different ways to beat their opponents using the tactics they have acquired. They will then have the chance to put these tactics into practice through match-play.

Private Lessons

Private lessons are very important in player development. They help to speed up the rate of improvement and build strong foundations to develop from, even as a one off to get things going in the right direction.

For more information, please contact Sean on 07772 151 545 or email [email protected].

Find Out More

To register your interest in any of our coaching sessions or to request further details please contact Head Coach Sean Evans using the form below:

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Online Booking

Online booking will be available for some coaching sessions and club activities.

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