Youth Training Squad


Youth Training Squad (YTS)

It aims to develop the top youth athletes for progression into the Intermediate Squad.


  • Athletes must be a Singapore Citizen
  • Age below 18 years old 
  • He or she has not been suspended and or has any disciplinary issues recorded by STTA
  • Athletes from Singapore Sports School – School Within School (SWS) programme will not be eligible for YTS
  • Athletes who do not have outstanding dues to STTA

Selection Criteria

  • Consist of 5 boys and 5 girls under 15 years old, and 5 boys and 5 girls under 18 years old. 
  • Annual selection trial shall be held in January to select the 10 boys and 10 girls 
  • These 20 selected athletes will be the YTS athletes for that calendar year till 15 December 
  • Athletes are awarded the certificate at the end of the year  
  • Top 8 players in the under-15 singles category and under-18 singles category in STTA co-organised tournaments that are held within one year of the selection trial will be invited to the selection trial

For more details on the selection policy, please refer to:


Course withdrawal procedures:

Each child is deemed to be in the training program and the parent/guardian must continue to pay all fees until formal written withdrawal is submitted to the coach thirty (30) days before commencement of the next month’s training, as stated in the Fees, Terms and Conditions Form.
To download the course withdrawal form, please click HERE or you can obtain it from coaches / STTA office @ Toa Payoh.