ISSFT students on the tennis court

Tennis Master your spin!


Our tennis class develops fitness and strategy while teaching the finer elements of the sport.

We have access to six indoor and two outdoor clay courts, which make up the Scottish National Tennis Centre. These are the same courts where the world champion, Andy Murray first learned to play.

Coaches are LTA qualified and focus on speed, coordination, strategy and overall technique. This class is open to students of all levels and, like everything we do at ISSFT, has an emphasis on learning through teamwork and fun.

  • 36 hours of tennis tuition
  • Play in outside clay courts, and inside courts
  • Great for fitness and fleibility
  • Improve your game through Padel and other racket sports
  • Working in small groups to develop technical ability, mental focus and coordination
  • Specific lessons include: ground stroke, net play, footwork, serving (flat, slice, top spin), returning serves (forehand, single handed backhand, double handed backhand), strategy, tennis specific fitness, balance, speed strength, backhand, approach shot and overhead shot
  • Great way to make new friends
I play each point like my life depends on it
Rafael Nadal


Step up your game with access to the very best in tennis equipment.

Indoor and outdoor courts

We have access to six indoor and two outdoor clay courts which collectively make up the Scottish National Tennis Centre, along with a multi-facilitated gym.


Learning Outcomes

Our learning outcomes for this elective are:

  • Improve technical ability and overall understanding of the game
  • Receive hands on coaching which includes individual evaluation and an improvement plan to take home
  • Develop strategies to improve focus, concentration and coordination
  • Play on prestigious courts which have hosted Wimbledon and Grand Slam Champions
  • A great opportunity to make new friends through small group lessons
  • Play tennis during your free time at no extra cost
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2022 Summer School

session 1
2 July - 22 July 2022
session 2
24 July - 13 August 2022

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