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This fall we are excited to offer 10 and Under Tennis lessons for ages 5 - 10. This is a chance for children to learn real tennis while having a lot of fun. Ten and Under Tennis follows almost every other youth sport in that it uses racquets, balls and courts that are sized right for children so that they enjoy the game right from the start. Register today for a total of 6 lessons! The next session runs November 28 - December 14, 2018 (Wednesdays and Fridays).
Program Dates: November 28 - December 14, 2018
Location: Estes Valley Community Center - Gymnasium
Sessions: 6 total 1-hour lessons after school on Wednesdays and Fridays
3:30 - 4:30 p.m. (ages 5-7)
4:30- 5:30 p.m. (ages 8-10)
Ages: 5 - 10 year olds (co-rec)
Instructor: Eric Miller, USPTA Certified Teaching Professional
Questions? Contact Nolan Oberg, Recreation Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are scholarships available? Yes, we provide scholarships for 50% and 75% off the registration fee to disadvantaged youth that reside "in-District." Please submit the Scholarship Request form to Nolan Oberg at email@example.com. Thanks to National Junior Tennis & Learning (NJTL) for providing scholarship support!
Will I need to buy anything extra for my player(s) to participate? No, we provide youth size rackets and red level tennis balls. Players should wear gym shoes and shorts. National Junior Tennis & Learning (NJTL) is giving each participant a brand new racket!
Will someone be walking my child from school to the Community Center? Yes, the instructor will meet kids out in front of the Elementary School by the statue of liberty.
Is there time for my child to change into proper clothes for tennis lessons? Yes, the kids will be directed to change in the individual restrooms in the family changing area.
Does my child need to have any tennis experience to be able to participate in lessons? No, the lessons are formatted at a beginner level. Kids will learn the basics of tennis and concentrate on agility, balance and coordination. Parts of the lessons will not even look like tennis, but will equip them with the skills needed to progress in the sport. Some kids will advance quicker than others and that’s okay.
Questions? Please contact Nolan Oberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or 970.480.1336.