April 21, 2020
Dear Parent / Guardian,
Firstly, I would like to say that I sincerely hope that you and your family members are all safe and well during this difficult time.
As you know from our previous correspondence the Government’s announcement on 23rd March and the subsequent lockd...
March 17, 2020
Following the government announcement yesterday, and the subsequent LTA statement last night, all Northumberland Tennis Academy Squad Training and S&C sessions will be cancelled following the scheduled sessions this evening, Tuesday 17th March.
After tonight’s trai...
August 1, 2019
Academy Coach and Sport Psychologist (in-training), James Newman, gives tips for a key aspect of good psychological performance.
'I'm going to miss'
'You are SO bad'
'This point is so important'
'I'm so rubbish'
'I can't afford to lose this point'
These thoughts and many mor...
June 1, 2019
This week we are lucky to hear from the Academy's Strength and Conditioning Coach, Joe Wear, who outlines the importance of physical development in the success of competitive tennis players...
Tennis is a very physically demanding sport and to make it to the top of the...