Students in this stage use 25% compression red balls that bounce lower and slower, making them much easier to hit. Combined with smaller sized courts (3 or 6 metre wide courts), all this helps them develop hand/eye coordination while getting a feel for moving around a tennis court. The recommended racquet size for this stage is 21-23 inches.
There are 3 levels in the Red Stage:
Students begin in the Red Foundation class and progress into the higher classes based on their skills and age. See our FAQ page for more information on advancing through the stages.