customized tennis and coordination program for kids aged
from 4 to 12 that brings the game to a size that enables
children to progress more easily and quickly. By using
size-appropriate equipment and courts, the game of tennis
becomes more fun for them, and allows kids to get right
into the action from the start. Legendary coach, Dennis
Van der Meer, taught the graduated length method throughout
his long career, and was instrumental in bringing a sponge
ball to the mainstream of teaching in the United States.
These balls, as well as a series of low compression balls,
give a bounce that produces longer and better rallies.
The shorter and narrower courts give children confidence
and ability to learn the movement techniques that will
eventually allow them to cover the whole court. The shortened
rackets have grips for smaller hands, giving kids more
control and allowing them to develop better, more versatile
Introducing your children to World Class Quickstart Tennis
at an early age will give them confidence by seeing immediate
progress. This makes them excited to continue playing
tennis. All children are evaluated and placed in age and
skill-appropriate groups. A checklist of competencies
ensures appropriate and timely progression throughout
the 10-12 week sessions.
Fall, Winter and Spring Sessions Tuesdays, Wednesdays,
Thursdays between 4-6 PM (One hour sessions for short
court students, two hours for ¾ and full court
September 1 - November 19, 2015
Monday - Friday
you have any questions about the program or are ready
to register your junior(s), please call 800-845-6138
and choose the sales extension.
"Excellent instruction; pros try to
connect to the kids and genuinely seem to enjoy teaching"