Adult Lessons

 

SESSION 3 & 4 Combined (6 Week Program) – original start date: Week of May 31 – July 19
** NEW START DATE – WED. JUNE 16 **

No class on July 1st (Canada Day)

NOTE:
– No classes run on Statutory Holidays
– Fees are pro-rated if a holiday falls in your session
– You will be credited the full cost of any lessons cancelled due to inclement weather
– Any lessons missed from the start of this 6 week session (i.e. Monday – June 14, Tuesday – June 15) will be credited for session that was missed

You must be a member of Howard Park Tennis Club to participate in lessons and camps.

Click here to be a member of HPTC.

Click here to register for lessons and camps.
(Registrations for camps are now open. However, please note that instructional programs are currently not permitted as per the City guidelines)

Group Lessons

These structured lessons are to improve the specific levels of players who are interested in learning in a progressive 2 or 4-week session.

Level: 1.0 – 1.5

Beginner

Learn basic tennis footwork, technical fundamentals, and ball controls in order to rally, volley, and serve to get you playing the game quickly.

Day & Time:

Monday / Wednesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Level: 2.0 – 2.5

Beginner

Learn the technique required to implement singles and doubles tactics in point play.

Day & Time:

 Monday / Wednesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Level: 3.0

Intermediate

Improve the consistency of your groundstrokes when forced to move, your ability to attack and to win at the net, and the quality of your first and second serve.

Day & Time:

Wednesday
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Thursday
6:00 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Cost: $90

Level: 3.5

Intermediate

Improve the quality of defensive, neutral, and offensive skills with smart decision making. Improve ability to exploit opponent’s weakness and to apply pressure through taking time away from opponent.

Day & Time

Wednesday
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Friday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Level: 3.5

Doubles Training

Doubles positioning, court coverage, communication, and tactics are focused on to improve your doubles play.

Day & Time:

Wednesday
9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Series Lessons

These programs build on each other to help you learn and implement winning tactics.
A list of topics will be advertised, so members can register for a specific week according to their interest.
A range of levels can register for any SOTW or TPS as the coach will use feeding drills with specific teaching points with challenging measurable goals for each individual player.

Level: 2.5 – 4.0

Shot of the Week (SOTW)

Focusing on one shot with specific and frequent feedback and lots of volume to improve the execution of the shot.

Day & Time:

Tuesday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday
9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Saturday
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cost: $22.50

Level: 2.5 – 4.0

Training a Pattern of Shots (TPS)

High volume on one pattern with coach providing specific technical tips to implement the pattern.

Day & Time:

Wednesday
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Cost: $22.50

Level: 3.0 – 3.5

Tactical Singles Training & Point Play (TST)

Train the pattern from TPS in a pressure situation, then compete with other players to implement the pattern in point play.

Day & Time:

Wednesday (3.5)
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Saturday (3.0)
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $22.50

Specialized Lessons

Level: 4.0 – 4.5

High Performance Training

This intense training session is for high-level club players who want to improve their performance in competition. Live-ball training is used with integrated point play to apply the trained tactics. High performance training will challenge you physically and mentally.

Day & Time:

Friday
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $90

Level: 3.0 – 3.5

Tennis Specific Movement & Workout (TSM)

Want a great workout playing the sport you love? This is the class for you! Have fun getting fit while improving your tennis specific movement.

Day & Time:

Tuesday (3.0)
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Thursday (3.5)
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Cost: $90