tam tennis Registration is open!

- No make-ups for any classes.  You must sign up for the full season.
- Each participant will provide their own tennis racquet, water bottle and towel.
- Masks must be worn at all times.
- For Junior classes, once the children have been dropped off, parents may stay up to 10 minutes, and return for pick up at the end of class.

TENNIS CLASS REGISTRATION:
  To register for either the Junior or Adult Classes, please complete our Registration Form.  The registration form should be dropped off at Tam Tennis Club.  Juniors- If you have participated in the past year, you can register over the phone, 847-967-1400.  We will not accept registration via email!
 

* Registration Form

 

FALL JUNIOR CLASSES
Session 1:  October 4-December 18 (10 weeks, no classes Nov. 22-28)

 CLASS  DAY  TIME  SESSFEE
 Squirts, Ages 3-4  Tues  4:00-4:30p  M89/ R109/ NR119
   Tues  4:30-5:00p  M89/ R109/ NR119
   Fri  3:30-4:00p  M89/ R109/ NR119
 Quick Starters L1, Ages 5-7  Mon  4:00-5:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Wed  4:00-5:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Fri  4:00-5:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Sat  12:30-1:30p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Quick Starters L1, Ages 8-12  Mon  5:00-6:00p   M173/ R218/ NR239
   Wed  4:00-5:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239 
   Fri  4:00-5:00p   M173/ R218/ NR239 
   Sat  9:00-10:00a  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Sat  2:00-3:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Quick Starters L1, Ages 13+  Fri    5:00-6:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Hot Shots L2, Ages 6-9  Mon  5:00-6:00p   M156/ R196/ NR215-Starts 10/11
   Wed  5:00-6:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Thurs  5:00-6:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Sat  1:30-2:30p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Hot Shots L2, Ages 10-12  Tues  5:00-6:00p   M173/ R218/ NR239 
   Wed  5:00-6:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
   Sat  3:00-4:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Hot Shots L2, Ages 13+  Thurs  5:00-6:00p  M173/ R218/ NR239
 Future Stars L3  Tues  5:00-6:00p   M173/ R218/ NR239 
   Sat  9:30-11:00a  M261/ R325/ NR356
 Future Stars L3.5  Fri  5:00-6:30p  M261/ R325/ NR356
   Sat  8:00-9:30a   M261/ R325/ NR356
   Sat  11:00a-12:30p  M261/ R325/ NR356
 Future Stars L4*  Thurs  4:00-6:00p  M348/ R437/ NR478
 Challengers L4.5  Mon  4:00-6:00p  M348/ R437/ NR478 
   Wed  5:00-7:00p  M348/ R437/ NR478
 Champions L5  Mon  4:00-6:00p  M348/ R437/ NR478
   Wed  5:00-7:00p  M348/ R437/ NR478

M=Member, R=Resident, NR=Non-Resident, L=Level of Ability
*Tennis professional approval required.

Junior Class Descriptions:

Squirts (Level .5):  Ages 3-4 who are just getting started.
Quick Starters (Level 1):  Players just starting to play tennis.
Hot Shots (Level 2):  Player has little experience playing tennis, needs stroke development.  Player is still working on getting the ball into play and is learning game scoring and rules.
Future Stars (Level 3):  1 hour class.  Can sustain a short rally at slow pace with other players of similiar ability.  Strokes are still developing, knows game rules of tennis.
Future Stars (Level 3.5):  1.5 hours.  Can sustain a short rally at slow pace with other players of similiar ability.  Strokes are still developing, knows game rules of tennis.  Has minimial tournament experience or moved from Level 3 by coach.
Future Stars (Level 4):  2 hours. Tournament level player.  Individual player can sustain a consistent rally and can serve and maintain a higher level of competition.  For players who are not yet in high school.
Challengers (Level 4.5):  Player has improved consistently with medium pace and is developing ability to control directions of the ball.  This level may play lower level tournaments and junior varsity high school.
Champions (Level 5):  Level is required to possess consistent ground strokes with depth and directional control.  Has control of serves, use of lobs, overheads, approach shots, and volleys.  Individual can compete at high school varsity level.



FALL ADULT CLASSES
Session 1:  October 4-December 18 (10 weeks, no classes Nov. 22-28)
Contact Lisa Wheeler before registering for a class
- lisaw@niles-parks.org  

 CLASS  DAY  TIME  SESS 1 FEE
 Ladies Beginners  Thurs  1:00-2:00p  M212/ R238/ NR262
 Mixed Beginners  Tues  1:00-2:00p  M212/ R238/ NR262
   Wed  7:00-8:00p  M212/ R238/ NR262
   Sat  1:00-2:00p  M212/ R238/ NR262
 Mixed Adv Beginners  Wed  7:00-8:00p  M212/ R238/ NR262
 Mixed Intermediate  Tues  8:00-9:30p  M310/ R360/ NR413 
 Mixed Inter Drill & Play  Mon  7:00-8:30p  M310/ R360/ NR413 
   Wed  8:00-9:30p  M310/ R360/ NR413
 Men Progressive League*  Tues  7:00-9:00p  M 18 NM 24
 Senior Doubles League  Mon   Noon-1:30p  M 9 NM 14
   Wed  Noon-1:30p  M 9 NM 14

Fee is Member/ Resident/ Non-Resident, NM- Non-Member


Class Descriptions:
Ladies Beginners:  This class is for players with little or no tennis experience and will focus on the fundamentals of strokes, grips and technique.
Mixed Beginners:  This co-ed class is for players with little or no tennis experience and will focus on basic skills including backhand and forehand ground strokes, serves, and keeping score.
Mixed Advanced Beginners:  A co-ed class for players who have already developed some fundamental skills and can keep the ball in play with some consistency.  Designed for players who are ready to learn volleys, strategy and shot placement, and are comfortable keeping score.
Mixed Intermediate Drill & Play:  A co-ed class for players ready to play matches at a competitive level and who have already mastered ground strokes, volleys and serves with some dependability.  The focus will be on improving court coverage and strategy while working on shot making and ball placement.