Tennis courts are open to members year-round.
GRANITE AUGUST 2018 TENNIS SCHEDULE
8/6, 8/8 and 8/10
8:30-9:15 Orange Ball (8-10 years old)
9:15-10:00 Green Ball (11-14 years old)
10:00-10:45 Yellow Ball (14-up)
*Minimum of 4 participants for clinics
Red ball (Beginner) Will involve lots of fun and games (less hitting) that will cover calisthenics, hand eye coordination, agility, balance and ball skills. This program introduces the foundational skills of tennis with an oversized low-compression ball on a smaller court. Players learn basic rally, serve and net play skills along with activities that build tennis specific coordination. Rules of play and “I am a Good Sport” behaviors are also introduced.
Orange Ball (Tennis 101) This course will involve more ball fed activities and games. Included will be a dynamic warm up, improving ground strokes (Forehand and backhand) , serves and cooperation drills.
Green Ball Players learn to serve, rally, score, and play at net in singles and doubles on a regulation sized court with a low-compression transition ball. Lessons take players through a progression of skill building activities that speed learning.
Yellow Ball This course is for kids interested in pursuing tennis at the High School level. From warmups to drills this will emulate what to expect should you want to play for your high school team or play USTA.
ALL 3 SESSIONS - $25
PER SESSION - $10
CONTACT: Coach Chris Brown 804-516-5152; firstname.lastname@example.org
All clinics will focus on stroke technique, tactics, and an introduction to competition through games.
Please make checks payable to Chris Brown or pay cash. You can sign up in advance for clinics which would be preferred but you can also join on the day of.
Coach Chris is available for private lessons. Rates: $40/hr, 3 for $100
The clinics are geared toward our younger members but if you have interest in joining Adult/Cardio classes, please contact Coach Chris or email@example.com
Chris Brown - Head Tennis Pro
Chris played College Tennis for Ferrum. He has also coached at Hermitage CC, Willow Oaks CC, Trinity Episcopal High School, Steward School, and Camp Skylemar in Naples, Maine.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; (804) 516-5152
Upcoming Tennis Events
August Clinics are Here!