ATA DEVELOPMENT SQUAD – 3 – 9 YEARS 

RED BALL – 1
RED BALL – 2
RED BALL – 3

ORANGE – 1

 

This is the grass roots of the ATA Junior Program.

There are 3 levels of the ATA Development Squad Program running at all of our ATA venues.

Ideal for early tennis development, Older beginners and intermediate skill levels

Ages 3-9 years. Squads players are placed in selected lessons by ages. The ATA Junior Tennis Development Program teaches players the fundamental tennis hand eye visual acuity, co-ordination skills, confident movement and a strong tennis technique foundation. With the use of modified equipment / balls and mini nets depending on squad level.ATA coaches install a love of the game. Participation is super fun for all players.

Competitions & Camps : ATA Mini Events , ATA Family Tennis Days , All yearly ATA Camps ball affiliated. 

BALLS USED
RED BALL Transitioning to ORANGE BALL

ATA RISING STAR SQUAD – 9 – 14 years

ORANGE BALL – 2

ORANGE BALL – 3

GREEN – 1

GREEN – 2

YELLOW – 1

ATA Rising Star Squad members will be on a full court this level will be exposed to all red and green ball skill sets / tennis skills and experience This program environment is suitable for young experienced players and slightly older experienced players with technical competency, confident rallying skills in preparation for advancement into the Academy Squad Pathway and moving into full compression balls. Fostering a strong tactical skills and sportsmanship taught to all players. All juniors will benefit from participating in this program as Rising Star squads fosters a strong sense of comradery,  confidence between players and love of the game. Participation is super fun for all players.
Competitions : ATA Mini Events, Junior Leagues, ATA World Tour, Inter Venue Challenges….Preparation for HKTA Junior league teams

BALLS USED
ORANGE BALL transitioning to
GREEN BALL and YELLOW BALL

ACADEMY SQUAD – 10 – 17 YEARS 
ATA Academy Squad – Players are strong hitters of the ball, technically skilled and committed to tennis excellence.
 
ATA keeps this process enjoyable while moulding a strong love of the game. Our training regime incorporates technical and tactical development, strength and conditioning to help all squad players to reach their goals.Our squad program emphasises the importance of believing in your self and your ability.
 
Competitions : Junior Leagues, Inter Program competitions, HKTA Tennis events.
 
Balls used
YELLOW BALL
PERFORMANCE SQUAD – 10 – 17 YEARS 
ATA Performance Squad – Players are strong hitters of the ball, technically skilled and committed to tennis excellence. Players in this squad have picked tennis as their main sport and their focus is to improve all areas of their game  ATA keeps this process enjoyable while moulding a strong love of the game. Our training focuses on developing the appropriate stroke mechanics and establishes the habits necessary for maximum tennis growth. We work with players on establishing a great base in their tennis technically, tactically, mentally and physically in order to fully develop their games to compete with confidence. ATA Regime incorporates technical and tactical development, strength and conditioning to help all squad players to reach their goals. Our squad program emphasises the importance and strength of self belief and belief in your ability as a tennis player as well as mental toughness. ATA Coaches will teach these players how to prepare, perform and grow into their tennis game which will enable performance players to explore all levels of competitive tennis avenues nationally and internationally.
 
Requirements – 2-3 Performance Squad Training sessions a week plus, Junior League Matches & Tournaments, Private Classes,
Competitions : A & B Junior Leagues, Inter Program competitions, HKTA Tennis events, Overseas Trips.
 
Balls used
YELLOW BALL