Performance > Parents' Group

Our Parents Group is headed Up by Laura Marks.

The group aims:

  1. To provide Feedback and Insight into the Middlesex Tennis Performance Programme
  2. Suggest and organise social gatherings
  3. Attract and build a bank of parents to be involved in volunteering capacities as they arise

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Understand Parents’ experiences and perceptions of their relationship with their child’s coach in tennis.

Conducted by Chris Harwood and PHD Student Ella Williams at Loughborough University, that seeks to understand parent's experiences and perceptions of their relationship with their child's coach in tennis.

It is a one-off 30 minute Questionnaire. The only inclusion criteria is that your child has been coached by the current coach for at least 6 months.

Following the survey you can "opt in" to the draw for 10 £25.00 Amazon Vouchers

Participate in the Study by clicking here.

A Tennis Parent's Survival Guide with Claire and Andrew,
Click here to read a summary.

Workshops for Parents

Optimal Competition Parenting Workshop

LTA workshop developed with Loughborough University.
The Role of Parents in competition, Communicating with your child before, during and after competition and managing emotional demands of competition.

Upcoming sessions:

Nurturing your Child’s Psychosocial Skills through Tennis

LTA Parent webinar. A follow up to Optimal Competition Parenting, this aims to further develop parents knowledge and Roles through the 5C's framework.