Welcome to the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy! If you are looking for an exciting tennis coaching experience in SW London for your children in the UK or for an amazing tennis experience overseas for the whole family, the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy can offer you a range of fantastic opportunities to play the game, meet new friends and develop a love for playing tennis.
Annabel Croft is the former British No.1 and current Sky Sports tennis presenter and you can sample the methods that she used in her tennis career and recommends for every budding tennis player! Featuring a range of high energy drills and exercises that are delivered in small coaching groups, the coaching programme offers players of all abilities a chance to reach their potential.
"Sessions need to be exciting and energetic with the emphasis on good technique but most important of all - kids need to hit a lot of balls to improve."
~ Annabel Croft ~
Annabel Croft Tennis has its main academy coaching programme based at the National Tennis Centre (NTC) in Roehampton, SW London. The NTC programme is a junior only tennis coaching service that offers a weekly series of tennis classes for players aged 3-17yrs old. With classes for all levels of junior players, as well as a performance squad programme for our advanced players, the business offers a comprehensive range of options for parents looking for high quality tennis coaching for their children.
In addition to the NTC programme, the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy operates two academies overseas where both adult and junior players can join our tennis coaching programme during as a complete holiday package. These 5* resorts are the perfect places to offer an inspirational tennis coaching and playing experience with courses available throughout the year.
Are you looking for something inspiring for your children during the holidays?
Annabel Croft Tennis Academy offers UK based junior players the chance to work on their tennis skills during the school holidays with our fantastic tennis holiday camps and tennis courses. Each camp is great fun, socially engaging and features loads of our best drills and games.
During each players time on court, they will cover a wide range of tennis based topics that will challenge, inspire and excite their interest in their game. Other key features are:
Please click here for full details on Tennis Camps and Tennis courses both in the UK and overseas in 2018
Please click here for full details on our ACE Performance Tennis programme and a full list of tournaments for 2018
Performance Tennis (ACE Squad)
The performance section of the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy is known as the A.C.E. Squad (standing for Attitude Conquers Everything). It is aimed predominantly at 6-13 year olds that show a high level of ability and attitude on court and are keen to dedicate time to tennis for competitions and multiple training sessions each week.
Our ACE squad also offer players a pathway beyond their teenage years, with squad training classes and match play opportunities for players aged 13-17yrs who are not full time players but are of a high standard of play.
Match play classes and Weekly Competitions
To compliment the ACE Squad programme, the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy offers a series of match play classes each week on a Saturday. There are also opportunities in the 2018 season for younger players to sign up to regular tournaments on a Sunday afternoon with one of our coaching team.
Check out what the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy regularly gets up to both in the UK and overseas by clicking on our Latest News page. You can find access in this area to coaching tips, news from the tour from Annabel and many other great bits from of advice from our coaches and tennis friends.
8/11/2018. Now taking bookings for 30 minute 1-2-1 sessions with our coaches Tuesday 18th-Friday 21st December at the NTC between 1.30-4pm. Email or call the team to book in.
7/11/18. Looking forward to seeing as many players and parents at our Christmas bash on the 12th December at the NTC
5/11/18. Our Christmas Tennis Camp dates are now confirmed. Limited spaces. Book early!
4/10/18. We are delighted to announce that 5 of our players have been invited to County training. All the hard work is paying off. Well done to everyone!!
20/09/18. October Tennis Camps are booking up fast at the NTC!!
1/09/18. Our Coaching team are Looking forward to getting back on court for the start of Term from Monday (3rd September).
07/08/18 Well done to our U10 Team Win of Surrey Team Tennis this year. Special thanks to all players and supporting parents..
30/07/18. Summer Camps are in full swing at NTC, Kensington Prep, & Wimbledon Park. Autumn Term after School programme 3rd September- 16th December (14 weeks) Places Available.
29/06/18. Summer Tennis Camp bookings are strong. Be sure to make your booking soon to avoid disappointment.
22/06/18 Our Family Fun day video has now been published, click on the link https://youtu.be/CvnsriyiIjw
7/06/18. Annabel & Clint look forward to welcoming Parents to a presentation at the NTC on the 11th June.
17/05/18. Parents & Kids Fun Day 26th May at the NTC on court with Annabel and lunch for all our parents and players. Please reply to your email invitations. Also we are giving away a Free Long weekend Tennis Holiday at Pine Cliffs in Portugal on the day.
24/03/18. We are delighted to announce that Martin Kriskov has been appointed as new full time coach for the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy.
Martin has been an ex Davis Cup player and ATP touring professional, he has coached for over nine years at all levels and is an ATP certified coach and a LTA level three accredited plus coach. More importantly Martin has a fantastic demeanour which we believe will be well suited for our programme.
15/02/18. Confirmation that Annabel Croft Tennis will be running Tennis Camps at both Wimbledon Park and NTC, Roehampton this Easter break. email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office number for more details.
9/02/18. Great Afternoon at Kensington Prep School with Annabel, Clint and the team. Fantastic pupils with lots of talent. Looking forward to our next visit.
12/01/18 We are delighted to announce, the very successful Henry Lamb Tennis programme will now be operated under the Annabel Croft Tennis Academy Brand with immediate effect. We would like to thank Henry and his team for the amazing work building up the programme over the past 7 years and wish Henry well in his future endeavours.
Annabel Croft, Clint Harris (Hd Pro) and the coaching team open up the Spring Term from Friday 5th January with a New Curriculum. Call 020 3170 8393 to book a trial
NEW COACH- Nick Hatchett is currently an accredited level 3 coach, who has had 7 years experience in coaching, 5 years of which in performance. Nick gained a Masters from Stirling University in sports management. Stirling university is a highly respected tennis university in which Nick was responsible for the complete tennis programme. We are delighted to welcome Nick into the Coaching team.
20/11/17 We are delighted to announce the arrival of Clint Harris, new Head Tennis Proffesional at Annabel Croft Tennis Academy. Click for more Details Annabel announcement Clint1.pdf
The Annabel Croft Tennis Academy is looking for potential commercial partners that share our passion for the game of tennis and are interested in exciting ways to promote their business. We have a range of ways that commercial partnerships can be built so why not give us a call to start the conversation.
If you are looking for something cool to wear on court then why not get in touch and order some of our fantastic tennis merchandise. We have t-shirts, hoodies, drinks bottles and other tennis specific items all in stock and available for you to order. Just click here for further details.