Grace Owens and Breeda Claffey are the club coaches at Carraig T.C. Jenny Claffey is also a coach at Carraig.
Grace is a Level 1 professional Tennis Ireland coach and is fully accredited. She has been coaching in Carraig tennis club since 2006 and has extensive experience of working with both adults and children.
Breeda is a Level 3 professional coach with over 40 years’ experience. She has coached many players to international standard including her daughter, Jenny. Breeda was a member of the Ireland Federation Cup squad 1978-1980 and has represented both Leinster and Ireland over the years.
Jenny Claffey is a Level 1 professional coach for the last five years. Jenny has played on the WTA Tennis Tour, acheiving a world ranking of 660 and winning singles and doubles events on the tour. She has represented Ireland in the Federation Cup for a number of years.
Men’s group coaching sessions for members take place over 6 week periods during the year. Please contact the Men’s captain, Oran Day, for more details.
Price dependant on the numbers in the group.
Ladies beginners and improvers coaching takes place on Tuesday mornings (open to non-members for one term) – contact Breeda Claffey (087 9345802) for more information .
Evening coaching for members takes place over 6 week periods throughout the year, contact the ladies’ captain, Pam Robinson, for more information.
Junior Club coaching takes place on sat am 10-11am. This is open to all junior members of the club (non members allowed to try for one term) and runs throughout the year from Sept to June.
10 week terms cost 70 euro members 75 euro non members
TEEN tennis takes place on Fridays 4-5pm. Open to all levels of players. Beginners-advanced.
8 week term 65 euro per person
Available throughout the year.
Individual sessions range from 30-50 euro per person. Please contact the coaches for more information.
Breeda Claffey: 087 9345802
Jenny Claffey: 087 9750859
JUNIOR TENNIS CAMPS
The coaches run tennis camps at Carraig TC throughout the year. The most popular being those run during the 2 weeks over Easter and during July and August.
They are fun based camps and cater for ages 4 – 12+. The groups are divided up by age and standard.
Discount offered for families with 3 or more children attending.
To find out more details about dates and cost please contact:
Grace 087 6836200
Places fill up quickly for the camps so book early to avoid disappointment!
SCHOOLS TENNIS IN CARRAIG TENNIS CLUB
Guardian Angels National School Tues & Thurs
Carysfort National School Tues, Thurs, & Fri
For any information with regard to coaching or tennis development in Carraig T. C. please contact Grace Owens on 087 6836200