tam tennis TENNIS CLASSES ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

- 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.
- The COVID-19 Waiver must accompany the registration form in order to participate.
- 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 and our COVID-19 Guidelines Waiver.  The registration form should be dropped off in person at Tam Tennis Club, or emailed to the respective person below.  
Junior Classes- Ethan C. Bontly, ebontly@niles-parks.org    
Adult Classes- Lisa Wheeler, lisaw@niles-parks.org.  

* Registration Form
* COVID-19 Guidelines & Waiver

 

FALL JUNIOR CLASSES
Session 1:  September 14-October 25
Session 2:  October 26-December 20 (no classes Nov. 23-29)

 CLASS  DAY  TIME  LIMIT  SESSFEE  SESS 2 FEE
 Squirts, Ages 3-4  Mon  4:30-5:00p  12  M53/R65/NR72  M62/R75/NR83
   Fri  3:30-4:00p  6  M53/R65/NR72  M62/R75/NR83
 Quick Starters, Ages 5-7  Mon  4:00-5:00p  6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166 
   Wed  4:00-5:00p  12  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Fri  4:00-5:00p  12  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Sat  2:00-3:00p  12  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
 Quick Starters, Ages 8-12  Mon  5:00-6:00p   6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166 
   Wed  4:00-5:00p  12  M103/R129/NR142   M121/R151/NR166 
   Fri  4:00-5:00p   12   M103/R129/NR142   M121/R151/NR166 
   Sat  9:00-10:00a  6   M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Sat  1:00-2:00p  6   M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166 
   Sat  2:00-3:00p  6    M121/R151/NR166
 Quick Starters 13+  Fri    5:00-6:00p  12  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Mon  7:00-8:00p  6    M121/R151/NR166
 Hot Shots, Ages 6-9  Mon  5:00-6:00p   6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Wed  5:00-6:00p  6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
 Hot Shots, Ages 10-12  Mon  5:00-6:00p   12   M103/R129/NR142   M121/R151/NR166 
   Wed  5:00-6:00p  12  M102/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Thurs  4:00-5:00p  6   M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Fri  5:00-6:00p  6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
   Sat  3:00-4:00p  6  M103/R129/NR142  M121/R151/NR166
 Future Stars 3  Tues  5:00-6:00p   6   M103/R129/NR142   M121/R151/NR166 
 *Future Stars Plus 4  Thurs  4:00-6:00p  12   M207/R259/NR283  M241/R302/NR331
 Future Stars Plus 3.5  Fri  5:00-6:30p  6  M155/R193/NR212  M181/R226/NR247 
   Sat  9:30-11:00a   6   M155/R193/NR212  M181/R226/NR247 
 Challengers (L4)  Mon  4:00-6:00p  12   M207/R259/NR283   M241/R302/NR331
   Wed  5:00-7:00p  6  M207/R259/NR283  M241/R302/NR331 
   Sun  2:00-4:00p  6  M207/R259/NR283  M241/R302/NR331
 Champions (L5)  Mon  4:00-6:00p  12  M207/R259/NR283  M241/R302/NR331
   Wed  5:00-7:00p  12  M204/R259/NR283  M241/R302/NR331
 *Elite (L6)  Tues  5:00-7:00p  12  No Classes  M241/R302/NR331

Fee is Member/ Resident/ Non-Resident
*Approval by Tennis Pro

Class Descriptions:
Squirts:  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 player of silimiar ability.  Strokes are still developing, knows game rules of tennis.
Future Stars Plus (Level 3.5):  1.5 hour class- Can sustain a short rally at slow pace with other player of similiar ability.  Strokes are still developing, knows game rules of tennis.  Has minimal tournament experience or moved from level 3 by coach.
Future Stars Plus (Level 4):  2 hours- Tournament level player.  Individual can sustain a consistent rally and can serve and maintain a higher level of competition.  For players who are not yet in high school.  Player needs to be approved by Pro.
Challengers (Level 4):  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.
Elite (Level 6):  This player needs to be USTA ranked and or UTR Score and actively compete in tournaments with potential chance to play college tennis.  Player needs to be approved by Pro.


FALL ADULT CLASSES
Session 1:  September 14-October 25
Session 2:  October 26-December 20 (no classes Nov. 23-29)

 CLASS  DAY  TIME  LIMIT  SESS 1 FEE  SESS 2 FEE
 Ladies Beginners  Thurs  1:00-2:00p  6  M126/R142/NR155  M144/R166/NR181
 Mixed Beginners  Wed  7:00-8:00p  6   M126/R142/NR155  M144/R166/NR181 
   Sat  1:00-2:00p  6  M126/R142/NR155  M144/R166/NR181
 Mixed Adv Beginners  Wed  7:00-8:00p  6  M126/R142/NR155  M144/R166/NR181
 Mixed Intermediate  Tues  8:00-9:30p  6   M183/R213/NR245   M214/R249/NR285 
 Mixed Inter Drill & Play  Mon  7:00-8:30p  12   M183/R213/NR245   M214/R249/NR285 
   Wed  8:00-9:30p  18   M183/R213/NR245   M214/R249/NR285 
 Men Progressive League*  Tues  7:00-9:00p    M 17 NM 22  M 17 NM 22
 Senior Progressive League  Mon   Noon-1:30p    M 8 NM 13  M 8 NM 13 
   Wed  Noon-1:30p    M 8 NM 13  M 8 NM 13 

Fee is Member/ Resident/ Non-Resident, NM- Non-Member
*Sign up with lisaw@niles-parks.org  (members first)


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.


SESSIONS COMING UP:
Winter Session 1:  TBD, 2021 Dates will be announced late November 2020
Winter Session 2:  TBD, 2021 Dates will be announced late November 2020