Good Practice for Team Captains

Southbourne Tennis Club – Good practice for Team Captains


The club recognises the very valuable service the club captains offer on a voluntary basis and hopes that team members offer them their full support.



Get players availability at the beginning of each season- monitor and update monthly.


Use this information to help plan team selection.


All members of the squad should be given the opportunity to play.


Ensure all members know why/why not they have been picked.


Encourage squad members to attend training sessions organised by team captains or coaches.


Be responsible for collecting match fees and placing in treasurer’s box.


Encourage squad members to take an active part in the running of the club.


Encourage all squad members to be good ambassadors for the club.