Junior Tennis Clinics

Fall Junior Clinics Begin the Week of August 21st!

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The Tucson Racquet Club offers a full range of Junior Clinics to satisfy the needs of every player. Whether you are a beginner needing to learn the basics or a nationally ranked tournament player, we have the right program and convenient schedule for you. Our Junior Clinics cover the entire spectrum of development including detailed instruction, drill, movement, play situations, strategy  and supervised play.

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For Whom

All ages! Junior Clinics are designed for players ages 4-17. Participants are grouped with players of similar ability and age.

All Abilities! Our program is geared to all levels of play from the novice looking for basic instruction to experienced tournament players wishing to polish existing skills.

Dedicated tournament players are welcome to inquire into our “Jr. Development” and “Jr. Excellence” Programs.

What

  • clinics meet once a week for 5 weeks of intensive instruction and drilling
  • outstanding 5 to 1 instructor ratio assures plenty of individual attention
  • weekday or weekend sessions make for convenient scheduling
  • players are placed in compatible groups based on ability and age
  • a total of 7 1/2 hours on the court instruction in your clinic, plus another 7 1/2 hours are possible with the practice session.
  • Nonmembers welcome.

Practice Sessions

Along with your clinic we provide an optional Pro supervised practice session. Students are encouraged to come out and practice their newly acquired skills on serve, drill, and play matches.

The free practice session is scheduled Saturdays from 1:30-3:00pm.

Days / Times / Prices

5 Week Sessions Begin the Week of:
August 21 / September 25 / October 30

*Oct 30th session skips Thanksgiving Week

• RED BALL ages 4-6 ($40 members/$45 non members)IMG_7953
Red Ball tennis is taught by our wonderful staff led by Lydia Carlson.  The program is “sized right” utilizing our 36 ft. tennis courts, peewee tennis sized nets, racquets and balls which allows them to learn the sport quickly, have fun and succeed immediately. Provides a super fun introduction to tennis including star charts and prizes every session.
Played on 36′ courts. (Does not include free practice on Saturdays)
*If you can’t commit to 5 weeks, just drop in for $12 daily rate
Monday or Thursday 4:30pm-5:15pm

• ADVANCED RED BALL ages 7-8 ($80 members/$90 non members)
Incorporates basic building blocks of tennis with fun games and the introduction to rallys. Emphasizes hand eye coordination drills.
Played on 36′ courts.
Wednesday or Thursday 4:30pm-6:00pm
Or Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm

• ORANGE BALL ages 9-10 ($80 members/$90 non members)
Emphasizes stroke development, proper footwork, and play situations.
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Wednesday or Thursday 4:30pm-6:00pm
Or Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm

• GREEN BALL ages 11-12 ($80 members/$90 non members)
Introduces full court tennis with continued stroke production and proper footwork. Learn to rally and play points with more consistency.
Played on full 78′ court.
Wednesday or Thursday 4:30pm-6:00pm
Or Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm

• YELLOW BALL ages 13-17 ($80 members-$90 non members)
Perfect for kids starting tennis at an older age.  Uses full court with the yellow ball teaching proper technique in all aspects of the game.
Played on full 78′ court.
Wednesday or Thursday 4:30-6:00pm
Or Saturday 11:00am-12:30pm

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