Congratulations to the winners of this years club competitions: Dan Toas (U19), Jack Stephenson, (U15 & racketball), Jess Weatherspoon (U13 & girls), Matteo Rutherford (U11), Roan Lee (U19 plate), Giacomo Rutherford ((U15 plate), Dan Weatherspoon (U11 plate), Jenny Walker (girls plate)
Junior coaching takes a summer break until September, but we looking forward to seeing everyone again (and hopefully more new faces) in the new season
Sedgefield boasts one of the strongest junior sections in the region. Whilst we have developed County & Regional champions and seen juniors go on to represent the club teams, we have also introduced many youngsters to the sport and shown them that they can enjoy the game at whatever level they choose.
The junior section of the club has its own committee who organise coaching and competitions, and link into the County junior set up.
Our racket and ball introductory sessions are aimed at youngsters from the ages of 3 to 7 and help develop hand-eye coordination. From the ages of 7 onwards we run a number of Saturday morning coaching groups, and organise leagues and competitions as well as offering opportunities to access the courts to play friendly games, and holiday “bootcamps”.
We run teams who play against other clubs in the Durham & Cleveland region, and encourage juniors to participate in County competitions.
Group coaching is undertaken on a Saturday morning by England Squash qualified coaches. Coaching groups are organised as follows: