Training 9

Oxford, UK

Inspiring Tennis Camp - Radley College, Oxford

About the provider: "Inspiring" - Running sports camps since 2009, affiliated with Nike, Premier League, ATP, WTA, Davis Cup, German Hockey, PGA Tour, Dance Directors

age icon 10-17 years old

time icon 2 weeks

book icon Weekly hours: 30

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Step into the world of tennis excellence with our Total Tennis program, meticulously tailored for players dedicated to refining their skills both on and off the court. Alternatively, our Tennis + English option offers a unique blend of tennis proficiency and English language development.

  • Players are thoroughly assessed and grouped according to their ability, ensuring a personalized training experience designed to maximize individual skill growth.
  • With a focused 1:6 coach-to-player ratio, our expert coaches employ a combination of demonstration, practice, and in-depth feedback to enhance each player's technique and understanding of the game.
  • Advanced players are rigorously challenged in technical, tactical, and physical aspects, while beginners gain mastery over essential skills like grip, spin, movement, and consistency.
  • The program also integrates fitness and conditioning drills, emphasizing footwork, balance, and speed, alongside engaging short-set matches and challenges.
  • This program is ideal for students seeking a holistic, skill-enhancing tennis experience.

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Radley College Campus:

  • Established in 1847.

  • Over 800 acres near Oxford, in the English countryside.

  • Mix of historic buildings and modern sporting facilities.

  • Ideal for learning and developing sporting talent.

Sporting Facilities:

  • Tennis: Access to brand-new poraflex® acrylic courts.

  • Hockey: Two hybrid astro pitches.

  • Basketball: Full-sized indoor court.

What's Included

  • Up to 24 hrs a week of coaching, games & workshops

  • Up to 8 hrs a week of sports workshops (If Total Tennis program is selected)

  • Up to 13 hrs a week of English language lessons (If Tennis+English program is selected)

  • On-site accommodation

  • Maximum 1 to 6 coach to player ratio

  • 3 meals a day and an evening snack

  • Excursions to famous cities and landmarks

  • Evening activities program & players’ lounge

  • Exclusive gift pack

  • Individual coaching review and certificate

  • English report to take home (If Tennis+English program is selected)

  • 24/7 welfare support staff

An airport shuttle service can be purchased for London Heathrow and Gatwick airports on arrival and departure dates.


All camps include evening activities and players’ lounge, giving players a taste of the college life.


  • Mix of single and shared bedrooms

  • 1 full-sized in indoor basketball court

  • 25m 6-lane swimming pool

  • Indoor sports centre

  • Players’ lounge with TV, table football and games consoles

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Laundry facilities

  • On-site camp shop

  • 3 nutritionally balanced meals a day and an evening snacks, including vegetarian options.


Oxford Tour:

  • Dates: Starts 1 July, 15 July, 29 July, 12 August.
  • Experience: Explore Oxford's historic university city with rich academic history and stunning architecture.

Theme Park:

  • Dates: Starts 8 July, 22 July, 5 August.
  • Activities: Over 30 rides for all preferences, from high-speed rollercoasters to gentle fairground attractions.

London Excursion (13-night campers):

  • Exclusive for 13-night camp participants.
  • Highlights: Visit iconic landmarks like Buckingham Palace and The Houses of Parliament, plus afternoon shopping in the capital.


  • Airport Transfer Service: Available for children arriving/departing at Heathrow or Gatwick during specified times. Must be booked in advance.

  • Parent Airport Drop-off/Collection: Specific times for drop-off and collection at Heathrow or Gatwick. Book this service if an adult is handling child's airport transfer.

  • Arrival: For flights arriving 08:00 - 16:00 on Monday. Staff meet children in arrivals hall. Supervised transfer to camp venue, with potential short wait for other arrivals.

  • Departure: For flights departing 11:00 - 18:00 on Sunday. Staff assist with airport check-in and coordinate with airline’s unaccompanied minor service if needed.

Lesson Plan

Players can choose from either Total Tennis or Tennis + English sessions.

Option 1: Total Tennis

  • Up to 24 hours a week of tennis coaching and match play
  • Up to 8 hours a week of sports-related workshops. Workshop topics:
    • Nutrition: Importance of diet and hydration in sports performance.
    • Diversity & Inclusion: Promoting equality and embracing diversity in sports.
    • Elite Performance: Insights into achieving top-level athletic success.
    • Yoga: Focused on injury prevention and enhancing flexibility.
    • Wellness: Education on physical and mental health habits.
  • Recovery Activities: Yoga and other exercises to manage daily training intensity.
  • Suitable for all English language abilities except beginners

Option 2: Tennis + English

  • Up to 24 hours a week of tennis coaching and match play
  • Up to 13 hours a week of English Language lessons using an accelerated model of English learning
  • Suitable for all English language abilities
  • 1:12 teacher to student ratio (average).
  • Individual take-home report.
  • Sport-themed classes using CLIL (Content and Language Integrated Learning) for engaging and interactive English learning.
  • Activities include sports-based projects, discussions, and exercises like player interviews and match commentaries.
  • Emphasis on improving verbal communication in English.
  • English teachers live on-site, ensuring English is spoken throughout the camp.
  • Based on age and ability, with an online assessment pre-camp and teacher evaluation on arrival for accurate placement.
  • Players receive a written report and advice for continued learning at home.

Program Highlights

  • Target: Developing players improving through demonstration, practice, and feedback.
  • Learning: Mastery of grip, spin, shot selection, and movement.
  • Experienced coaches, including former tournament professionals.
  • Challenges, short-set matches, fitness, and conditioning drills for a fun, competitive atmosphere.
  • Build confidence and tennis abilities.
  • Post-Camp Development: Skills and insights for ongoing improvement.
  • Takeaways: Coaching review, certificate, and lasting friendships.
  • Personal Growth: Enhanced maturity, confidence, and cultural understanding.

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Sample Tutors

Gill Lemore - Tennis Director:

  • Over a decade of directing camps.

  • Team: Works with select coaches and high-performance players.

  • Qualifications: USPTA Qualified Professional, PTR France Qualified Instructor, LTA Level 4 Performance Coach.

  • Traits: Notable for energy and charisma.


  • Pocket Money Advice: Regarding pocket money, while everything is covered in the camp, players can bring around £50 - £200 in cash or a UK-activated credit/debit card for optional snacks on-camp and souvenirs during trips. The cash will be kept in the camp bank, except for small amounts for on-site snacks. Bringing spending money is optional.

  • Extra nights: £250 not available at any venue before the first camp start date or after the final camp end date.

  • London Heathrow Airport - £120.00 each way

  • London Gatwick Airport - £120.00 each way


  • 24/7 Pastoral Care Team: On-site team dedicated to ensuring children's safety, well-being, and adherence to camp schedules, including sufficient sleep.

  • Carefully chosen, well-trained staff with enhanced DBS checks and child safeguarding training. Senior staff have significant experience in child care settings.

  • Mandatory Insurance: Participants must have travel and medical insurance covering medical treatment costs, additional accommodation, travel, transport, and repatriation expenses.

  • Post-Brexit Healthcare Consideration: European citizens should note changes in healthcare access in the UK post-Brexit, requiring comprehensive insurance coverage.

  • Children must bring and present medical insurance policy documents at camp registration.


Total Tennis Session is suitable for all English language abilities except beginners.


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Session Dates

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July - Tennis+English

Start 7/8/2024
End 7/21/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis

Start 7/8/2024
End 7/21/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis

Start 7/15/2024
End 7/28/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis+English

Start 7/15/2024
End 7/28/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis+English

Start 7/22/2024
End 8/4/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis

Start 7/22/2024
End 8/4/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis+English

Start 7/29/2024
End 8/11/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

July - Tennis

Start 7/29/2024
End 8/11/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

August - Tennis+English

Start 8/5/2024
End 8/18/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

August - Tennis

Start 8/5/2024
End 8/18/2024
Duration 2 Weeks
Price £3,900

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