Tennis Beginner

Instructional classes for the beginner

This class is for those who have not played before or are just getting started. You will learn all the basics of the game including: strokes, rules, scoring, footwork and tennis etiquette. Classes will include ball feeding drills, live-ball hitting with other classmates, and personal stroke instruction.

By the end of the class, you will have learned the grips and basic stroke of the forehand, backhand, serve, volley, and overhead shots. You will also be introduced to effective ways to practice as well as fundamental singles and doubles positioning and play.

Dates Days Time Fee Register
5/30-8/8 Sat 9AM-10AM $115/$145 Register
7/7-8/6 TuTh 6PM-7PM $115/$145 Register
9/8-10/8 TuTh 6PM-7PM $115/$145 Register
9/12-11/14 Sat 9AM-10AM $115/$145 Register
10/20-11/19 TuTh 6PM-7PM $115/$145 Register
Class Notes
In-Person Sign Up Available

Should you prefer to fill out a paper application you can download a Registration Form, complete it and return it to the Rec Sports Customer Service Center at the Recreational Sports Facility, 2301 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94720-4420 or fax it to (510) 642.8343.