The schedule for spring tennis clinics will be coming out very soon. However, if your child is ready to start playing on a team, below is some information.
Kanawha spring youth tennis teams are forming now!
JTT is offered by the United States Tennis Association (USTA) and is made up of co-ed teams with short set scoring.
If your child can hit two/three consecutive balls, they may be ready for Junior Team Tennis!
8U Red Ball Division (raffle prizes & lollipops & fun!) All matches at KRA.
10U Orange Ball Division
10U Green Dot Division
12-18U Adult Ball
SEASON: 6-8 weeks in April and May, matches on Saturdays afternoons for 8U and 10U, matches on Sunday afternoons for 12-18U
GENDER & AGES: Boys & Girls ages 5-18
COST: 8U League Fee $50 & 10U-18U League Fee $45
FREE USTA annual dues for 1st year players under 10 years of age!
LINK TO REGISTER INTEREST: https://goo.gl/forms/gUsfJLler1y3bG9j1
If you are unfamiliar with the JTT program, an informational meeting will be held where there will be presenters and a question/answer time.
USTA Juniors Programming Informational Meeting and Q&A Session
Wednesday, February 21st at 6 PM - 7:30 PM
WestWood Club (near St. Mary's Hospital)
6200 W. Club Lane, Richmond, VA 23226
Bonnie Vona, Senior Manager of Junior Competition/Player Development, USTA MidAtlantic Section
Lila LaCroix, JTT 8U and 10U Coordinator
Kelley Glen, JTT 12-18U Coordinator
AGENDA- (We can add anything you feel would be helpful)
- USTA Tournament Information
- Levels of tournaments and matching player levels (tournament levels, points, how to look things up)
- Youth Points/Rating Information
- 10U YOUTH PROGRESSION LEVEL
- TEAM USA – 8U and 10U Pathway EDC, 12-18U
- JTT Program Information and FAQ - 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U-18U
LEAGUE WEBSITE: http://www.richmondtennis.org/10-and-under-tennis/jtt/