ANZ Tennis Hot Shots

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What is ANZ Hot Shots Tennis?

ANZ Tennis Hot Shots is fun, fast and social! Is the best way for young players (3-12yrs) to learn tennis, serve, rally and score! Hot Shots is available at all Toptenn Tennis Locations.  

ANZ Hot Shots incorporates 4 different categories (Blue Stage, Red Ball, Orange Ball and Green Ball) to give players a clear sense of progression, and help them master the skills and strategies of the game by using the equipment that best suit their age and size. 

Toptenn's ANZ Hot Shots categories all include at least 2 sub-levels (eg. Orange Ball Fundamentals and Orange Ball Rally) to create perfectly matched groups and ensure strong and consistent development. 

Which ANZ Hot Shots Stage Is Best For Me?

Scroll through all Toptenn's ANZ Hot Shots Programs and stages below to find the best one to start or continue your tennis career! 

 
 
 

1. BLUE STAGE (3-5yrs)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Every lesson is an adventure! In Hot Shots Blue stage players develop fundamental motor skills, hand-eye coordination, basic technical foundations and a BIG love of the game through special themed based lessons, games and activities. Players will play tennis on the moon, play tennis with the animals at the zoo, be tennis pirates, tennis farmers and much much more. Blue Stage is the perfect place for 3-5yr olds to start tennis with a racquet in their hand straight away. They  will learn groundstrokes, volleys, smashes and even serves.  

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3-5yrs

Hot Shots: Blue Stage

Blue (25% Compression). Easy to track/strike

1 Coach : 6 Students

19"

$230 for a 10 week term

2. RED STAGE (5-8yrs)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Red Ball is split into 2 stages of progression. Players move from 1) Red Ball Fundamentals to 2) Red Ball Rally. 

Players build strong foundations on groundstrokes, volleys, smashes and serves by using modified courts and balls specifically designed for their age/heigto to encourage maximum levels of success. When a player moves into Red Ball Rally, they will learn to serve, rally, and score, as well as basic tactics. They will also be introduced to modified competitions.

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5-7yrs

Hot Shots: Red Stage

Red (25% Compression). Easy to track/strike

1 Coach : 6 Students

19"/21"

$230 for a 10 week term

3. ORANGE STAGE (8-10yrs)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Orange Ball is split into 2 stages of progression. Players move from 1) Orange Ball Fundamentals to 2) Orange Ball Rally. 

Players uses 50% compression balls to slow down the ball speed and give students more time to learn skills,  apply these skills and achieve cooperative and competitive rallies. Orange Ball uses a full net wound down to 80cm and approximately 3/4 of a full sized court. Orange Ball Rally level players have opportunities to get involved in club competition teams.

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8-10yrs

Hot Shots: Orange Stage

Orange (50% Compression).

1 Coach : 6 Students

21/23"

$230 for a 10 week term

4. GREEN STAGE (10-12yrs)

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

The final phase of the Hot Shots Program. Green Ball is broken into two categories - 1) Green Ball Fundamentals and 2) Green Ball Match Ready.

Players use 75% compression balls to facilitate the understanding and application of spin, depth, height, speed, angles and more. Green Ball uses the full court with small rule adaptation to create fun and successful competition experiences. Players are developing more advanced tactical concepts and are  making life tough for their opponents!

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10-12yrs

Hot Shots: Green Stage

Green (75% Compression).

1 Coach : 6 Students

23"/25"

$230 for a 10 week term

 

COMPETENCY REPORTS

Toptenn Tennis Head Coach Tim Shackleton has developed a comprehensive report for each Hot Shots Stage (and sub-stage). These reports are used to construct Toptenn's lesson plans, and to assist coaches with the graduation of players between Hot Shots Phases. Click on the links below to view the reports available for each Hot Shots Level 

BLUE STAGE

Click below to view the report

ORANGE BALL

Orange Ball Rally. Click below to view the report

RED BALL

Red Ball Fundamentals. Click below to view the report.

GREEN BALL

Green Ball Fundamentals. Click below for the report

RED BALL

Red Ball Rally. Click below to view the report.

GREEN BALL

Green Ball Match Ready. Click below for the report

ORANGE BALL

Orange Ball Fundamentals. Click below for the report

Teen Xtreme

Finishing Green? Click below for Teen Xtreme

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