Interactive adult and child playtime that introduces fundamental athletic, movement skills for tennis and all sports. Parents/Adults - bring your tennis shoes- we want you to join in the fun on the court! Use of red felt and red foam balls on 36 ft courts. Racquet size for children- 17-19 inches
Players will develop skills to lay the foundation for serve, rally, and score. Tennis FUNdamentals are the focus. Through engaging activities, players will develop sending, receiving and racquet handling skills as well as their ABCs (agility, balance, coordination). Use Red Ball on 36 ft courts. Racquet size- 17-21 inches
Players will develop basic serve, rally and score skills. Engaging partner activities and games are designed to build a player's foundation in all the tennis strokes and continue to develop athletic skills for tennis. Players will be grouped by age/ability within each program. Use of red balls on 36 ft. court. Racquet size- 19-23 in.
For players progressing from Red Ball Club and have demonstrated basic serve, rally and score competencies. Players will develop skills to play from all areas of the 36 ft red ball court. The focus is on developing a strong technical foundation for a complete game and further improving use of spin, direction, and tactics. Players are encouraged to participate in Team Challenges and other red ball play opportunities. Coach approval required for registration. Use of red balls on 36 ft court. Racquet size- 19-23 inches.
This is designed for beginning players or those with limited tennis experience. Players will develop basic serve, rally and score skills. Engaging partner activities and games are designed to build a player's foundation in all the tennis strokes and continue to develop athletic skills for tennis. Use of red ball. Racquet size- 23-25 inches
For players transitioning from Big Shots program. Players will further develop serve, rally and score skills to make the transition to 60 ft court and Orange Ball Club. The focus is on improving technique in all strokes as well as building athletic skills for tennis. Use of red and orange balls on 60 ft court. Racquet size 23-25 inches.
The team challenge series gives players an opportunity to build on their weekly instruction. Players will be introduced to match play in a positive, team environment with the support of the national campus coaches.
For players transitioning from Red Ball Plus or Big Shots Plus program. Players will further develop skills needed for groundstrokes, serves and net play on the 60 ft court. Use of spin, consistency, and transition skills are a focus. Participation in Orange Ball play opportunities is encouraged. Use of orange ball on the 60 ft court. Racquet size- 23-25 inches.
For players with more advanced serve, rally, and score competencies. Players are participating in Junior Team Tennis, match play and/or entry level orange ball tournaments. Players will develop more advanced technique and tactics on the orange court. Coach approval required for registration. Use of orange ball on 60 ft court. Racquet size- 23-25 inches.