Junior Camps

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Learn to Play
Mini Tennis
Ages 4 – 8 (Red Ball)

This camp is fun with an emphasis on developing the love of the sport, and the essential tennis and athletic fundamentals of all players to provide them the opportunity to pursue tennis recreationally or competitively. The first level of progressive tennis, this camp uses larger decompressed balls to allow for easier learning, 19″-21” racquets, mini-sized nets and courts (12m court), which are proportional to the sizes and skills of the students.

Schedule:

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Sports and Games
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Tennis
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Tennis
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sports and Games

Smashing Aces
Ages 8 – 12
(8 – 10, Orange Ball)
(11 – 12, Green Ball)

A fun camp for beginner and intermediate level kids, this camp teaches kids to rally, serve, play points, and learn the rules and etiquette of the game. Through the combination of a variety of sports, fun fitness drills, and games, children will further develop their overall athleticism and will have days full of dynamic activities.

Schedule:

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Tennis
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sports and Games
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Sports and Games
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Tennis

Learn to Compete
ACE Tennis Camp
Competitive Aces / High School Team
Ages 11 – 15
(Regular Ball)

This camp is for players who are more advanced club level players for their age who can maintain a rally on a full-sized tennis court with regular balls. The players enjoy friendly competition, but may not necessarily play tournaments.

Schedule:

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Sports and Games
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Tennis
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Tennis
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sports and Games

General Camp Info

Requirement:
All participants in Summer Camps must have a Junior membership with HPTC ($40 Membership Fee).

Dates:
Week of June 28th – Week of August 30th

Day & Time:
Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Half Day)
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Half Day)
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Full Day)

Cost:
$240.00 Half day
$325.00 Full day

Rain policy:
Camps run rain or shine with planned indoor activities.

Our Features:
5 minute walk from Keele subway station
Kids can bring their own lunch
No camp on statutory holidays

Our Staff:
Our certified, experienced, and passionate coaches will provide a fun, healthy, and educational environment for kids to learn tennis. Our staff consists of individuals with university undergraduate and master’s degrees, Tennis Canada coaching certifications, and former top Canadian junior and open players. Our coaches are full-time professional career coaches who are members of Tennis Canada’s Tennis Professionals Association.

Our Facility:
Conveniently and beautifully located on the edge of High Park in the west end of the city, kids will enjoy playing tennis surrounded by nature. Other sports and games are played on our club’s property and in the park.

What to Bring:
Water bottle
Hat
Sunscreen
Appropriate tennis attire
Lunch and/or snacks
Umbrella
Towel
Mask
Hand sanitizer