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Tennis Lessons

Classes for players of any level – from beginners learning basic strokes, scoring and rules to intermediate and advanced incorporating spin, stroke variety volleys and more.

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.

Price: Member – $130 / Non-member – $165

Instructor: Carol Downes or Steve Gomez

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Not Currently Offered

Location: Hearst Tennis Courts

Intermediate

Build on skills taught in Tennis Beginner and learn how to comfortably play a game of tennis. This class will teach you to rally with more consistent depth and placement and will help you develop a first and second serve. A great workout that will help you fine tune your strokes and improve your match play.

Price: Member – $130 / Non-member – $165

Instructor: Carol Downes or Steve Gomez

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Not Currently Offered

Location: Hearst Tennis Courts

Advanced

Our Advanced level is for players who are ready for a challenge. For this advanced class, players should already have good stroke fundamentals and be able to play offensive and defensive tennis. We will teach you techniques to dictate play, first and second serve placement, and help you refine your timing. This class will include point play against others through a combination of drills and matches.

Price: Member – $130 / Non-member – $165

Instructor: Steve Gomez

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Not Currently Offered

Location: Hearst Tennis Courts

Private Lessons

Dedicated lessons for individuals or groups of two.

Individual

DatesMember PriceNon-Member Price
1-hour Lesson$45$50
(4) 1-Hour Lessons$175$195
(8) 1-Hour Lessons$340$380

Duet

DatesMember PriceNon-Member Price
1-hour Lesson$85$90
(4) 1-Hour Lessons$335$355
(8) 1-Hour Lessons$655$695

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