JUNIOR TENNIS CLINICS -SPRING, 2018 SCHEDULE

Below is the schedule for Junior Tennis Clinics.  For more information, check out the General Information page under Tennis and the Youth Clinics & Camps page under Tennis on the web site (www.krarva.org).

Kanawha Junior Tennis Spring, 2018

March 19th-May 18th (last two weeks of May will be used for rain dates), 8 week session

Week of April 2nd is off for Spring Break.

 

                                Mondays

Tiny Tots: Lila LaCroix

12:45-1:15

Cost: $60 member/$75 non-member

Toddlers and Tennis is a great clinic to get your child introduced to the sport of tennis. Our pros will teach your child the basic, age-appropriate skills of tennis. We also have activities planned to help build hand-eye coordination, balance, and focus! The clinic is for children ages 5 and under.

Recommended racquet size: 19”-21’’

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Beginner Red ball: Lila LaCroix

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

Our beginner red ball clinic is played on a 36′ Court “short court” with foam/red balls. This is an introduction to tennis for 4-7 year olds. The clinic will focus on hand-eye coordination, agility, gross motor skills, and developing all the tennis strokes. This is a great way to learn the game of tennis while having fun!

Recommended racquet size: 19”-23”

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Orange Ball: Danny Fariss

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

Our orange ball clinic is the 2nd step in the junior tennis progression, and is for kid’s age 8-10. We use a 60′ Court with Orange Balls (slightly less inflated than yellow ball). Players will work to improve their skills and mechanics through variations of both drills, points, and games. Our pros will focus on building consistency and accuracy while also teaching your kids how to “construct” points during match play.

Recommended racquet size: 25”- 26”

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Tuesdays

 

Advanced Red ball: Lila LaCroix

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

Our advanced red ball clinic is played on 36’ court with foam/red balls, and is designed for kids age 5-7. Our advanced clinic is for kids who already have the basic understanding of all tennis strokes, and rules. Pros will begin to help players understand how to be consistent, play points, and eventually play full matches.

Recommended racquet size: 21”-23”

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Orange Ball: Danny Fariss

5:00-6:00 pm

Cost: $100 member/$115 non-member

Our orange ball clinic is the 2nd step in the junior tennis progression, and is for kid’s age 8-10. We use a 60′ Court with Orange Balls (slightly less inflated than yellow ball). Players will work to improve their skills and mechanics through variations of both drills, points, and games. Our pros will focus on building consistency and accuracy while also teaching your kids how to “construct” points during match play.

Recommended racquet size: 25”- 26”

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10 and Up Regular Ball: Danny Fariss

6:00-7:00 pm

Cost: $100 member/$115 non-member

Our regular ball clinic is for all players who have progressed to the yellow ball, and can consistently play on a full court. Our pros have put together lesson plans that will focus on stroke consistency, point play, and movement. Players will be split up based on skill levels.

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Wednesdays

 

Tiny Tots: Lila LaCroix

12:45-1:15

Cost: $60 member/$80 non-member

Toddlers and Tennis is a great clinic to get your child introduced to the sport of tennis. Our pros will teach your child the basic, age-appropriate skills of tennis. We also have activities planned to help build hand-eye coordination, balance, and focus! The clinic is for children ages 5 and under.

Recommended racquet size: 19”-21’’

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Advanced Red ball: Lila LaCroix

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

Our advanced red ball clinic is played on 36’ court with foam/red balls, and is designed for kids age 5-7. Our advanced clinic is for kids who already have the basic understanding of all tennis strokes, and rules. Pros will begin to help players understand how to be consistent, play points, and eventually play full matches.

Recommended racquet size: 21”-23”

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Beginner Red ball: Danny Fariss

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

Our beginner red ball clinic is played on a 36′ Court “short court” with foam/red balls. This is an introduction to tennis for 4-7 year olds. The clinic will focus on hand-eye coordination, agility, gross motor skills, and developing all the tennis strokes. This is a great way to learn the game of tennis while having fun!

Recommended racquet size: 19”-23”

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0945ada829a0f49-wednesday2

 

Thursdays

Tiny Tots: Leslie Upson

10:30-11:00 am

Cost: $60 member/$80 non-member

Toddlers and Tennis is a great clinic to get your child introduced to the sport of tennis. Our pros will teach your child the basic, age-appropriate skills of tennis. We also have activities planned to help build hand-eye coordination, balance, and focus! The clinic is for children ages 5 and under.

Recommended racquet size: 19”-21’’

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0945ada829a0f49-thursday

 

Orange Ball: Danny Fariss

5:00-6:00 pm

Cost: $100 member/$115 non-member

Our orange ball clinic is the 2nd step in the junior tennis progression, and is for kid’s age 8-10. We use a 60′ Court with Orange Balls (slightly less inflated than yellow ball). Players will work to improve their skills and mechanics through variations of both drills, points, and games. Our pros will focus on building consistency and accuracy while also teaching your kids how to “construct” points during match play.

Recommended racquet size: 25”- 26”

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0945ada829a0f49-thursday1

 

10 and up Regular Ball: Danny Fariss

6:00-7:00 pm

Cost: $100 member/$115 non-member

Our regular ball clinic is for all players who have progressed to the yellow ball, and can consistently play on a full court. Our pros have put together lesson plans that will focus on stroke consistency, point play, and movement. Players will be split up based on skill levels.

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0945ada829a0f49-thursday2

 

Fridays

Tiny Tots: Leslie Upson

11:00-11:30 am

Cost: $60 member/$80 non-member

Toddlers and Tennis is a great clinic to get your child introduced to the sport of tennis. Our pros will teach your child the basic, age-appropriate skills of tennis. We also have activities planned to help build hand-eye coordination, balance, and focus! The clinic is for children ages 5 and under.

Recommended racquet size: 19”-21’’

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0945ada829a0f49-friday

 

Advanced and Beginner Red Ball: Danny Fariss

3:15-4:00 pm

Cost: $80 member/$95 non-member

This is a combo clinic for both of our advanced and beginner red ball players. Our pros will be splitting the group into smaller sections to ensure players are working on skills suited for their level.  We will be using the 36’ court, and the foam/red balls. For our upper players, the focus will be put on consistency, and point play. For our more beginner players, we will be working on stroke production, and eventually building up to some point play.