Coaching

Tennis Coaching

The club may from time to time offer free tennis coaching to junior members, held during Terms 1 and 4. Free coaching does not form part of the benefits of any membership. Papakura Tennis and Squash Club strives to make the coaching experience fun for the junior members to stimulate their interest in tennis.

Junior Coaching

Read more about our junior tennis coaching

Coaching and Training Links

Adult Coaching with Nic - Thursdays 6:30pm

Cardio Tennis

Starting Tennis Video

Squash Coaching

The club may from time to time offer free squash coaching to junior members, held during Terms 2 and 3. Free coaching does not form part of the benefits of any membership. Papakura Tennis and Squash Club keeps the juniors involved as an active part of the club with inclusion of junior club night, fun club tournaments and junior interclub team.

Tennis Coach Nic Burnie 

My coaching philosophy is about creating a well-rounded player with the skills to beat any type of opponent in a fun coaching environment.
Tennis is a sport I have fallen in love with since playing at the age of ten, It gives me great enjoyment to help improve anyone's game.  With our Coaching team we will deliver a coaching programs for all Tennis players from  complete beginners to the competitive player, young and old 


Tennis Background
I’ve played 18years at 1st Grade, Caro Reserve and Carobowl level in the Auckland Competition and 3years interclub in Germany on clay courts. As I'm still competing and turning 35 this year I look forward to being able to play age group Tennis again in the 35+ category.

Qualifications
ITF JDC Tennis Australia 
Bachelor of Sports Science (Coaching major)
Tennis NZ Registered Coach to deliver National Programs Cardio Tennis, Tennis Xpress Tennis Hotshots

Many Thanks
Nic Burnie

 

Women in Squash

Women in Squash Papakura

Fun, Fitness and Friendships are just a few of the things you can experience by participating in the Squash Auckland Women in Squash program.

Become energised and excited and enjoy all the benefits of being fit again.

The Women's Squash program is designed to cater for woman of all ages and fitness levels, so feel free to invite your friends or family members along to a program.

Papakura Tennis and Squash Club will be running a Women in Squash programmes throughout the year. The programme will cost $40 per participant. Contact Papakura Tennis and Squash Club to register your interest.

Discovery Squash

Discovery squash coaching Papakura

The aim of this programme is to:

  • Teach basic squash skills, strategy and knowledge to prospective players
  • Provide a pathway to further coaching and competition squash including: Interclub, Club Ladder, Business House, Club Night, Box Draw League
  • Provide an affordable squash option to enable prospective players to become involved in the game
  • Provide an opportunity for anybody to participate in squash within a fun, friendly and welcoming environment

Papakura Tennis and Squash Club will run a Discovery Squash programme if there is sufficient interest. The programme is expected to be at a cost $40 per participant. Contact Papakura Tennis and Squash Club to register your interest.