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Tennis Lessons and Clinics

Tennis Lessons and Clinics

Our goal is to offer our tennis-playing members and guests the highest level of personal attention attainable while providing a comprehensive year-round program. Our Tennis Professionals will strive to ensure that your time spent during private lessons, group clinics, and Interclub matches is rewarding and instructional as possible. Our forward-thinking staff has the desire and ability to challenge and motivate every level of junior to adult tennis player.

The philosophy of the Healthplex Sports Club Tennis Department is to provide every tennis player with a positive learning experience in a highly motivating atmosphere through quality instruction and programming.

Tennis Clinic Dates 2019-2020

Session 1: September 9 - October 26, 2019 (7 weeks)
Session 2: October 28 - December 21, 2019 (8 weeks)
Session 3: January 6 - February 29, 2020 (8 weeks)
Session 4: March 2 - April 25, 2020 (8 weeks)
Session 5: April 27 - June 13, 2020 (7 weeks)
Session 6: June 15 - July 25, 2020 (6 weeks)
Session 7: July 27 - September 5, 2020 (6 weeks)

Junior Clinic Pricing

Clinic prices are listed as member/non-member

1 hr. Clinic

1.5 hr. Clinic

2 hr. Clinic

$126/ $175

$210 / $280

$245 / $315

$144 / $200

$240 / $320

$280 / $360

$144 / $200

$240 / $320

$280 / $360

$144 / $200

$240 / $320

$280 / $360

$126 / $175

$210 / $280

$245 / $315

$108 / $150

$180 / $240

$210 / $270

$108 / $150

$180 / $240

$210 / $270


Junior Development Programs

These clinics are for junior players that are beginners looking to improve their skills and be introduced to the game.

Red Ball Level 1 (ages 4-6 years old)

For beginners. Players are introduced to basic skill and athletic development on a 36-foot court. Classes include a warm-up, coordination drills, groundstroke development, and games-based drills.

  • Mondays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Saturdays 10:30-11:30 AM

*New times for kids in afternoon Kindergarten

  • Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 AM
  • Thursdays 9:00-10:00 AM
Red Ball Level 2 (ages 6-8 years old)

A continuation of Red Ball Level 1 plus early stages of footwork development and rally skills.

  • Mondays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM
  • Saturdays 10:30-11:30 AM
Orange Ball Level 1 (ages 7-10 years old)

This clinic is for junior players that are either beginners or have some tennis experience already. Juniors in this group learn groundstroke development and the early stages of learning how to serve on a 60-foot court.

  • Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Saturdays 11:30-12:30 PM
Orange Ball Level 2 (ages 7-10 years old)

A continuation of Orange Ball Level 1 plus skill development involving volleys and match play. Serving is emphasized in preparation for match play. Junior players in this clinic will need to have experience rallying with others but do not need prior match play experience.

  • Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Saturdays 11:30-12:30 PM
Green Ball Level 1 (ages 8-11 years old)

Junior players are introduced to a full 78-foot court and are familiar with groundstrokes, serving, and volleys. Each clinic will include fitness for athletic development as well as a game-based approach to introduce match play skills.

  • Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Saturdays 11:30-12:30 PM
Green Ball Level 2 (ages 10-12 years old)

A continuation of Level 1 with an emphasis on match play experience in preparation for the Junior Competitive Program, USTA Junior Team Tennis (JTT), and tournament play.

  • Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Saturdays 11:30-12:30 PM

Junior Competitive Programs

These clinics are for intermediate junior players and up that are ready to compete in matches and play tournaments.

12U Competitive (Ages 12 and Under)

This clinic is for junior players who are ready to play matches in a competitive environment. Clinics will begin with a dynamic warm-up/fitness, stroke production with serve and return of serve development. Clinics will include an emphasis on tactical and technical development. This program includes one weekly clinic and registration for Healthplex USTA Junior Team Tennis where matches are scheduled on Saturday afternoons against other clubs in the area. Green dot balls are used on a full 78-foot court.

*Please note there is an additional fee of $40 for USTA Junior Team Tennis.

  • Tuesdays 5:00-6:30 PM
  • Thursdays 5:00-6:30 PM
14U Competitive (Ages 14 and Under)

This clinic is for junior players who are ready to play matches in a competitive environment. Clinics will begin with a dynamic warm-up/fitness, stroke production with serve and return of serve development. Clinics will include an emphasis on tactical and technical development. This program includes one weekly clinic and registration for Healthplex USTA Junior Team Tennis where matches are scheduled on Saturday afternoons against other clubs in the area.

*Please note there is an additional fee of $40 for USTA Junior Team Tennis.

  • Tuesdays 5:00-6:30 PM
  • Thursdays 5:00-6:30 PM
18U Competitive (Ages 18 and Under)

This clinic is for junior players who are ready to play matches in a competitive environment. Clinics will begin with a dynamic warm-up/fitness, stroke production with serve and return of serve development. Clinics will include an emphasis on tactical and technical development. This program includes one weekly clinic and registration for Healthplex USTA Junior Team Tennis where matches are scheduled on Saturday afternoons against other clubs in the area.

*Please note there is an additional fee of $40 for USTA Junior Team Tennis.

  • Sundays 12:00-2:00 PM
  • Thursdays 5:00-7:00 PM

Registration

Due to the popularity of our junior clinics, early registration is important. There will be no prorated pricing for any session clinics. If a clinic is missed, it can be made up on another day within the same session.

Download the Junior Tennis Programs Brochure for 2019-20 [PDF].

For more information or to register, email Lead Tennis Pro, Anthony Santonastaso at healthplextennis@gmail.com

Adult Tennis Programs for 2019-20

Adult Intermediate Clinic

For players who compete on USTA Leagues and has an understanding of singles and doubles tactics. Clinics will be more tactical based and involve more live ball drilling and point play as well as developing serves and return of serves.

  • Level: 3.0+
  • Tuesdays 10:00-11:30 a.m. or Thursdays 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Tennis 101 and 102 Clinic

For players new to the game or players looking to get back into it, this clinic will have an emphasis on fundamentals and early match play development. Clinics will consist of drilling, baseline rally skills, and serving. 101 is for true beginners and 102 is for people who have some tennis experience.

  • Level: 1.0-2.5
  • Tuesdays 6:30-8:00 p.m. or Thursdays 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Advanced Beginner Clinic

For players in between the beginner level but not quite ready for the intermediate level. An advanced beginner has a general understanding of fundamentals but still needs a balance of drilling and match play. There is still an emphasis on technical as well as tactical skills.

  • Level: 2.5-3.0
  • Wednesdays 10:00-11:30 a.m. or 6:30-8:00 p.m.

League Play

Adult Flex Leagues

Competitive play for Healthplex members. Our adult singles leagues are flighted by NTRP rating guidelines. Matches are scheduled by the players. 12-week Fall and Winter leagues are available. Fee: $10. The registration fee must be paid before play schedule will be provided. Fall League deadline: Sept. 23, 2019. Play begins on September 30, 2019. Winter/Spring League deadline: Jan. 13, 2020. Play begins Jan. 30, 2020.

Women's Friday Interclub

The Healthplex Sports Club sponsors 3 teams for members in the Women's DelTri Friday Interclub League. Interclub teams are traveling teams, therefore all players must be able to play away matches as well as home matches. Fee: Determined by the league. Match play is on Friday’s beginning in October.

Download the Adult Tennis Programs Brochure 2019-20 [PDF]. 

For more information or to register, email Lead Tennis Pro, Anthony Santonastaso at healthplextennis@gmail.com

Private Tennis Lessons

The Healthplex Tennis Department offers a wide range of personalized instruction packages. Private, semi-private and three or four plus pro instruction are available with any of our professionals. Appointments and fee information is available by downloading our Private Lessons Brochure.

Click here for a full listing of our private tennis lesson rates

For more information or to register, contact the Service Desk at 610.328.8888.