ACADEMY

The PLANiTPRO Tennis Academy vision is to pave a competitive pathway for our aspiring juniors to succeed nationally and internationally at ITF, collegiate and ATP/WTA levels.

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS:
  • Purpose-driven, values-based culture

  • Focus on progression and development

  • Emphasis on planning and periodisation

  • Focus on each individual with attention to every detail

  • Implements a holistic approach to tennis

Our Academy is committed to inspiring our student-athletes to reach their goals by embracing daily challenges on the court, in the classroom and in competition. We wish to empower our students with the skills and habits to be successful in both tennis and life.

ACADEMY PROGRAMMES

Based on our pathway, we’ve created three distinct programmes to nurture players and encourage their growth at each stage of their development. All PLANiTPRO Academy programmes are run at the Renouf Tennis Centre.

JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT

For Junior Interclub and local tournament players age 10 and under

CRITERIA
  • Committed to 3+ squads per week
  • Committed to PLANiTPRO tours
  • Committed to the LTPD recommendations
FOCUS
  • Attitude, effort and professionalism
  • Consistency
  • Consolidation of technique
  • Motor skills and movement development
TOURS
  • Tennis Hot Shots tournaments
  • Local tournaments
  • Junior Masters Tier 2 & 3 tournaments

JUNIOR MASTERS

For TNZ Junior Masters Circuit or Junior Interclub players age 11-14

CRITERIA
  • Committed to 4+ squads per week
  • Committed to PLANiTPRO tours
  • Committed to the LTPD recommendations
FOCUS
  • Attitude, effort and professionalism
  • Consistency
  • Development of style of play
  • Shot selection according to court position
  • Tactical progressions
  • Matchplay and competition
TOURS
  • NZ Nationals
  • NZ Junior Masters Tier 2 events
  • Australian Junior Circuit

JUNIOR
ITF

For ITF Junior Circuit players age 14+

CRITERIA
  • Committed to 4+ squads per week
  • Committed to PLANiTPRO tours
  • Committed to the LTPD recommendations
FOCUS
  • Periodisation
  • Cementation of game style
  • Competitive ritual
  • Strength and conditioning
  • Advanced tactical progressions
  • Game plans and patterns of play
  • Matchplay and competition
TOURS
  • NZ Nationals
  • Junior ITFs
  • Kiwi/NZ money tournaments
To book into the PLANiTPRO Academy, please click the location below.

PLANiTPRO ACADEMY POLICY

 

Make-up/wet weather plan

All squads are guaranteed indoors if the weather is bad. For sessions missed due to sickness or emergency, please notify the coach and organise another day to make up the session.

Sign up

Once you have secured your spot in our Academy programme, you have signed up for the full 10-week term.

Payment

All payments are to be made online as you book before the start of the term.

2021 TERM DATES:

TERM 1
1 Feb – 16 April

TERM 2
3 May – 9 July

TERM 3
26 July – 1 Oct

TERM 4
18 Oct – 20 Dec