Southend Leisure and Tennis Centre

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Children can collect stamps in their Passport to Learning by participating in any of the following activities:

Tennis/mini tennis develop a understanding of the game, how to play the game using specific tennis techniques and tactics including forehand, backhand, serve, volley, how to score during a match and understand the rules of tennis.

Swimming understand the importance of water safety, learn the correct techniques for front crawl, back stroke, butterfly and breast stroke. These will be measured against the ASA certification awards (5, 10, 15, 20 meter badges)

Gymnastics/trampoline learning correct technique as set out by the British Armature Gymnastics Association with the following apparatus floor, asymmetric bars, vault, beam, tumble track, using the BAGA awards certification for each apparatus.

Basketball, badminton, netball, sway dance are all coached by NGB qualified coaches  and follow a weekly programme to develop pupils skills and knowledge within the sport including techniques, tactics when the pupils achieve/meet the criteria they progress to the next class.

Venue:  Garon Park,  Eastern Avenue, Southend on Sea SS2 4FA


Website: www.legacyleisure.org.uk