Kitsilano Tennis

Kitsilano Kid’s Tennis Summer 2017

Kid’s tennis has never been easier to learn or more fun to play. The benefits of Tennis are many. Getting your children into the sport at any age helps develop physical, social and mental skills: Skills that are used on the Tennis Court and carried into real life.

 

Summer Hit and Run Tennis Camps (6-16 years)                            

A great way to introduce or further develop recreational Tennis for kids. The goal is for players to gain confidence and abilities in singles and doubles play through a combination of games and instruction. Players will learn the fundamentals of play: technical skill, tactical planning and good sportsmanship. Instructors will group participants by age and level to achieve a great tennis experience. 

Kid’s Tennis Ages 5-6 years-Levels Beginner and Novice:

This program follows the Progressive Tennis model, using appropriate nets, balls and racquets to develop fundamental skills. Players are grouped by skill level and past lesson experience. If a child in this program is capable of a higher level of play they can be moved to the Kid’s Tennis Club. A Match and Skill assessment by the instructors will be required.

Camps for Ages 6-8 years:

Name Number Date(s) Day(s) Time Location
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (6-8 yrs) 107117 July 4, 2017 to July 7, 2017 Tu, We, Th, Fr 10am – 12pm Tatlow Park at 2nd & MacDonald St.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (6-8 yrs) 107118 July 17, 2017 to July 21, 2017 Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 10am – 12pm Tatlow Park at 2nd & MacDonald St.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (6-8 yrs) 107121 August 8, 2017 to August 11, 2017 Tu, We, Th, Fr 10am – 12pm Tatlow Park at 2nd & MacDonald St.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (6-8 yrs) 107122 August 21, 2017 to August 25, 2017 Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 10am – 12pm Tatlow Park at 2nd & MacDonald St.

Camps for Ages 9-12 years:

Name Number Date(s) Day(s) Time Location
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (9-12 yrs) 107123 July 4, 2017 to July 7, 2017 Tu, We, Th, Fr 1pm – 4pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (9-12 yrs) 107127 July 17, 2017 to July 21, 2017 Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 1pm – 4pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (9-12 yrs) 107131 August 8, 2017 to August 11, 2017 Tu, We, Th, Fr 1pm – 4pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Kitsilano Kid’s Summer Tennis Camps (9-12 yrs) 107163 August 21, 2017 to August 25, 2017 Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 1pm – 4pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Tennis Plus Camp (9-12 yrs) 107166 August 21, 2017 to August 25, 2017 Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 10am – 4pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.

 

Kitsilano Adult’s Tennis Summer 2017

Level descriptions below:

Adult Programs

SPRING TENNIS ADULTS 16YRS +

Tennis has never been easier to learn or more fun to play. Truly the “Game For Life” can be learned at any age and played for all time. Tennis helps develop physical, social and mental skills: Skills that are used on the Tennis Court and carried into real life. Taught in a group environment learning and play are shared in a cooperative coaching model providing a great foundation even more fun and fitness for life. Program ages 16 and on!

Kitsilano

Tennis takes time: Time for learning, practicing, playing and competing. Your time to play is valuable, our lessons are designed to help you use that time well. Season long Beginner to Novice Plus or Skills and Drills make the choice that works best for your playing time. Travel the Long Road with us, we can provide the Racquets and the directions.

Beginner/Novice Program 1.0-2.5:

Get Fit. Learn New Skills. Have Fun. Make New Friends.
Our 10 hour course is designed to show you and develop all the fundamentals of the game. Weekly themes include development of techniques and tactics whilst developing your match skills with a great bunch of people.

Our Goal is for the Beginner and Novice courses is to give you the basic skills that will allow you to get out and chase the little yellow ball for the rest of your life.

Name Number Date(s) Day(s) Time Location
Tennis Beginner (1.0-1.5) – Sess.4 (Mon/Wed) 107176 July 5, 2017 to July 19, 2017 Mo, We 6pm – 8pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Tennis Novice (2.0-2.5) – Sess.4 (Mon/Wed) 107182 July 5, 2017 to July 19, 2017 Mo, We 6pm – 8pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Tennis Beginner (1.0-1.5) – Sess.5 (Mon/Wed) 107177 July 31, 2017 to August 16, 2017 Mo, We 6pm – 8pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
Tennis Novice (2.0-2.5) – Sess.5 (Mon/Wed) 107183 July 31, 2017 to August 16, 2017 Mo, We 6pm – 8pm Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.

Skills and Drills Programs: Novice Plus & Intermediate 2.5-3.5

Keep Fit, Learn New Skills, and add Evil to your Game, Have Fun, Make New Friends, Vanquish court enemies.
Our 10 hour course is designed to help you improve skills you already have and add spin, speed and evil to your techniques and tactical planning. Coaches will assess skills and organize the class into appropriate groups.

Our goal is to get you ready for the Summer Tournaments from Stanley Park to playing the local court champ.

Name Number Date(s) Day(s) Time Location
Tennis Skills & Drills – Novice Plus (2.5-3.0) 107186 July 4, 2017 to July 18, 2017 Tu, Th 6pm – 8pm McBride Park at 3350 W 4th Avenue & Waterloo St.

 

Tennis Skills & Drills – Intermediate (3.0-3.5) 107193 July 4, 2017 to July 18, 2017 Tu, Th 6pm – 8pm McBride Park at 3350 W 4th Avenue & Waterloo St.
Tennis Skills & Drills – Novice Plus (2.5-3.0) 107187 August 1, 2017 to August 15, 2017 Tu, Th 6pm – 8pm McBride Park at 3350 W 4th Avenue & Waterloo St.
Tennis Skills & Drills -Intermediate (3.0-3.5) 107196 August 1, 2017 to August 15, 2017 Tu, Th 6pm – 8pm McBride Park at 3350 W 4th Avenue & Waterloo St.

Weather or Not

In the event of rain or questionable weather, please check http://www.gordhaukastennis.com or call Kitsilano Community Centre at 604-257-6976, 30 minutes prior to the start of your lesson.

Locations

Lessons are held at 1 of 3 Locations.
Be certain to check location at time of registration.

  1. Kits Beach Courts, North West of Arbutus St. & Cornwall Av.
  2. Tatlow Park at 2nd & MacDonald St.
  3. McBride Park at 3350 W 4th Avenue & Waterloo St.