world famous Van Der Meer TennisUniversity courses created
by legendary coach Dennis Van der Meer are now combined
and revamped to encompass time tested basics and current
trends. Total TennisUniversity has been the launching
pad for many of the world's top teaching professionals.
However this amazing course is open to parents and players
who just want to get a better understanding of the basics
and improve their own games in the process. Certification
by either/both of the two major organizations is optional
at the end only if you want to pursue testing.
Equipment and fitness changes have led to new techniques,
some of which are truly healthy advances in the game,
and some which lead to injury and even surgery. Learn
the commonalities of sound biomechanically-tested technique
which can form a base for a lifetime of competitive
We often choose TennisUniversity participants for teaching
and pro shop positions that periodically come available.
If you are interested, please email email@example.com
Der Meer Tennis Academy
expert pros give lectures during TennisUniversity using
Academy students to demonstrate
Basics of group and
private lessons, including effective, logical
progressions based on the Official Standard
Techniques, including factors involved in
deciding when to add or change a stroke
Tennis and the graduated length method,
particularly as it applies to young children
Training for top-level juniors and pros
and Strategy for all levels, including patterns
and styles of play
Sports Sciences - Fitness and Conditioning,
Nutrition, Mental Toughness
for building skills, including effective
use of ball machines
your own demonstration and ball feeding
Lectures including Adaptive Tennis, Senior
Tennis, Pro Shops, Stringing, Running Tournaments
and Events, and MUCH MORE!
clinic must be paid in full at sign up. Offer available
for new clinic registrations only and is not available
for previously booked registrations. Please call our reservations
office at 1-800-845-6138 should you need any additional
help with registration, accommodations or other questions.
Must be 18 years old to
participate in these clinics. In order to take
the test for Professional Tennis Registry (PTR)
you MUST be a member of the PTR.
A 50% deposit
is required at the time of registration to guarantee
Call 1-800-845-6138 to confirm dates and availability.
are available for our clinic participants.
Accommodation options will be offered once your
clinic has been reserved online.
Our commitment to you extends beyond tennis instruction.
We will assist you in obtaining fabulous accommodations.
We have affiliations with numerous hotels including
the four star hotel, The Sonesta Resort, located within
the Shipyard Plantation. If you're looking for more
room, we can put you in contact with Seashore Vacations
and Hilton Head Island Realty and Rentals. They have
spacious rentals situated in prime locations throughout
Come join us for an unforgettable tennis experience
on sunny Hilton Head Island, SC. Please sign
or contact us at 1-800-845-6138 and our reservations
department will be happy to assist you with all your
"I went to Hilton Head hoping to pick up
a couple of pointers but came away amazed at the many
new formulas and techniques I had experienced." -Tim Wilkinson
ATP Tour Veteran
"TennisUniversity has to be one of the best
single experiences for tennis coaches." -Dr. James Loehr
Famed Sports Psychologist
"Back in 1978 I took the Dennis Van Der Meer
University course at Grey Rocks in Quebec. Mr. Van
Der Meer had a big impact on me as a tennis pro running
a business and especially remembering names...skills
that have helped me throughout my career." -Theo Mayer
GM & COO at Pinebrook Country Club
Van Der Meer Tennis has an Internship program available
for young professionals who wish to stay longer than
the week of their TennisUniversity course. An extended
program including housing and food while gaining coaching
experience under our world-class tennis professionals
is available for a reasonable fee at most times during
the year. Applicants must have some English skills,
which they will work to improve on beautiful Hilton
Head Island. Must be referred by a Van Der Meer alum,
as we only accept good character and high standards
on and off court.