Adult Beginners

Level Description

This player is just starting to play tennis or may have limited experience and is still working primarily on getting the ball in play.

Session Session Start & End Date Priority Registration Open Registration
2-Fall 2020 October 19 - December 20 September 15 September 29

Registration begins at 8 am for all methods of registration.


Learn To Play Tennis

Tennis 101 and Tennis 201 are instructional programs specifically designed for adult beginners or adults who are returning to the game after a prolonged hiatus. The overall objective is for players to be able to play full court tennis, know the basic rules, etiquette, positioning for singles and doubles, and understand the importance of consistency.


  • Learn tennis basics from experienced instructors.
  • Complimentary membership during 1st session of participation.
  • Receive a court pass for additional play and coupons for our Award-Winning Pro Shop.
  • Demo racquets available for use at no charge.
  • Meet new players and have fun at the same time.

Tennis 101

Tennis 101 is designed to teach basic skills quickly in a group environment. Focusing on the fundamentals of the game – forehand, backhand, serving, and basic strategy – this class will help players build a solid foundation to launch their game.

Membership required after completing one session of Tennis 101 or Tennis 201.

DayTime LocationSession 2 Cost
Monday7:00 pm - 8:30 pm IRC Dean$216.00
Tuesday10:30 am - NoonIRC Dean$216.00
Tuesday7:00 pm - 8:30 pm IRC Dean$216.00
Wednesday7:00 pm - 8:30 pm IRC Dean$216.00
Thursday7:30 pm - 9:00 pm IRC Dean$192.00
Friday9:00 am - 10:30 amIRC Dean$192.00
Friday10:30 am - NoonIRC Dean$192.00
Saturday9:30 am - 11:00 am IRC Dean$192.00
Sunday 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm IRC Dean$192.00

Tennis 201

Tennis 201 is designed for players who have advanced from the basics but are not quite ready for 2.5 level play.  The program will continue to focus on fundamentals for those with basic rally skills.

Players must have completed a minimum of one session of Tennis 101 and be recommended by a teaching pro to register.

Membership required after completing one session of Tennis 101 or Tennis 201.

DayTime LocationCost
Tuesday6:00 pm -7:30 pmIRC Dean$216
Wednesday6:30 pm - 8:30 pmIRC Dean$216
Thursday11:30 am - 1:00 pmIRC Dean$192
Sunday 2:30 pm - 4:00 pmIRC Dean$192

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