Adult Lessons

Note:

  • You must be a member to participate in adult clinics and private lessons.

  • Registration will open on Mondays 3 weeks in advance for all programs beginning the same week, Monday through Friday.

To register, login to your Howard Park account and select "Register for Adult Programs" from the "Register for Programs, Lessons, Camps & Events" tab.

From there, if you don't see the program that you are looking for, make sure to select the appropriate category-button at the top of the page. (e.g. "Spring Programs").

Adult Lessons

Our adult clinics are designed to help you learn to play as quickly as possible, feel welcome at the Club and compete in friendly point play; sessions will cover the tactical, technical, physical and psychological aspects of the game and are open to all members*.

Important Notes:

  • *Ratings: Registrants must have a 2021/22 HPTC Rating to enroll in Lessons at the Club, EXCEPT for Sessions beginning between May 2nd and May 6th (in this case, you should do a self-rating here)

    • Registrants may be asked to switch groups in case of self-rating error;

    • A Club rating will be required before being accepted for subsequent Sessions

    • Note: Registrants may only join their current rating level

  • Holidays: No classes during Statutory (and optional) Holidays - Costs pro-rated

  • Covid-19: All staff, students and visitors to HPTC will need to abide by the current HPTC and government guidelines to keep everyone safe and to keep lessons running. For details, please click here.

  • Rain Policy: Cancellations due to rain will be communicated (to your primary / first listed email) on the same day of a lesson if rain is probable. If a lesson is cancelled before it begins OR if a lesson is stopped before half of the scheduled time is completed, a club credit will be provided for that lesson (see Refund Policy below).

  • Cancellation Policy: To avoid a 25% admin fee, a cancellation request must be submitted at least 48 hours prior to the first day of a session. Upon said request, a club credit will be provided (see Refund Policy below).
    Note: Missed lessons due to personal reasons such as sickness, injuries, vacations, are not reimbursed.

  • Refund Policy:

    • Refunds will only be provided where a club credit cannot be used for exceptional reasons at the discretion of HPTC.

    • All refunds will be subject to a $25.00 cancellation fee.

  • Enrollment: All HPTC programs subject to minimum enrollment.

  • Costs and Fees:

    • All 4-week Sessions cost $90 (pro-rated for Holidays), except for Shot & Strategy of the Week ($22.50/wk - weekly sign up).

    • All subject to HST


Adult Lessons - Programs

1.0-1.5 (Beginner)

This program offers the fundamentals of technique, movement and tactics – learn and train the basics that carry forward no matter how advanced you become and get playing real tennis games right away.


Day & Time:

Mon / Wed (6-7 p.m.) – Court 1

2.0-2.5 (Advanced Beginner)

Whether you have an athletic background or previous experience in tennis, this class will help you advance all aspects of your doubles and singles play in a tactics-based setting.


Day & Time:

Mon / Wed (6-7 p.m.) – Court 2

3.0 (Intermediate)

As you progress through the ranks, this class will help you move, anticipate, and out-rally other Club players at the baseline, net and with both serves.


Day & Time:

Wed (7-8 p.m.) – Court 1

Thurs (6-7 p.m.) – Court 2


3.5 (Intermediate)

Focus in on strategic phases of play, make better decisions, and tweak your game to compete with the “A” players.


Day & Time:

Wed (8-9 p.m.) – Court 1

Fri (6-7 p.m.) – Court 2

Doubles for Life (3.0+)

Move and win as a team, learn key shots, and train the tactics that elevate your league or social doubles.


Day & Time:

Wed (9-10 p.m.) – Court 1 - 2

4.0+ (Adult High Performance)

High Intensity, high volume, advanced tactics and live ball training – even the Pro’s need to train!


Day & Time:

Wed (8-9 p.m.) – Court 2

Fri (6-7 p.m.) – Court 1

Tennis Movement & Fitness

Dynamic training with high volume basket-feeding, tennis movement patterns and live ball play to tie it all together.


Day & Time:

Tues, 6-7 p.m. (Level 2.5-3.0) – Court 1

Thurs, 6-7 p.m. (Level 3.5+) – Court 1



Shot & Strategy of the Week

Get technical tips on the shot, learn when to use it, and put it into play to win more points in effective patterns of play.


Note:

  • This program is a Weekly Sign-up - NOT by Session.

  • Runs from May 3rd to Oct 12th

  • Cost: $22.50 (weekly sign-up)


Day & Time:

Tues (Level 2.5-3.0; 6-7 p.m.) – Court 2

Wed (Level 3.5+; 7-8 p.m.) – Court 2


Session Info

Spring A1 (3 weeks)

  • Mon, May 2, 9, 16, 23*

  • *No Class (Victoria Day - Mon, May 23rd)

  • Cost: $67.50 (pro-rated)


Spring A2 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, May 3, 10, 17, 24

  • Cost: $90


Spring A3 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, May 4, 11, 18, 25

  • Cost: $90


Spring A4 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, May 5, 12, 19, 26

  • Cost: $90


Spring A5 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, May 6, 13, 20, 27

  • Cost: $90


Spring A6 (4 weeks)

  • Mon, May 30; June 6, 13, 20

  • Cost $90


Spring A7 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, May 31; June 7, 14, 21

  • Cost: $90


Spring A8 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, June 1, 8, 15, 22

  • Cost: $90


Spring A9 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, June 2, 9, 16, 23

  • Cost: $90


Spring A10 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, June 3, 10, 17, 24

  • Cost: $90

Summer A11 (4 weeks)

  • Mon, June 27; July 4, 11, 18

  • Cost: $90


Summer A12 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, June 28; July 5 , 12, 19

  • Cost: $90


Summer A13 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, June 29; July 6, 13, 20

  • Cost: $90


Summer A14 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, June 30; July 7, 14, 21

  • Cost: $90


Summer A15 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, July 1*, 8, 15, 22

  • No Class (Canada Day)

  • Cost: $67.50 (pro-rated)


Summer A16 (3 weeks)

  • Mon, July 25; Aug 1*, 8, 15

  • *No Class (Civic Holiday - Mon, Aug 1st)

  • Cost: $67.50 (pro-rated)


Summer A17 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, July 26; Aug 2, 9, 16

  • Cost: $90


Summer A18 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, July 27; Aug 3, 10, 17

  • Cost: $90


Summer A19 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, July 28; Aug 4, 11, 18

  • Cost: $90


Summer A20 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, July 29; Aug 5, 12, 19

  • Cost: $90

Summer A21 (4 weeks)

  • Mon, Aug 22, 29; Sep 5*, 12

  • *No Class (Labour Day – Mon, Sep 5th)

  • Cost: $67.50 (pro-rated)


Summer A22 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, Aug 23, 30, Sep 6, 13

  • Cost: $90


Summer A23 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, Aug 24, 31; Sep 7, 14

  • Cost: $90


Summer A24 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, Aug 25, Sep 1, 8, 15

  • Cost: $90


Summer A25 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, Aug 26; Sep 2, 9, 16

  • Cost: $90

Fall A26 (3 weeks)

  • Mon, Sep 19, 26; Oct 3, 10*

  • *No Class (Thanksgiving Day – Wed, Oct 10th)

  • Cost: $67.50 (pro-rated)


Fall A27 (4 weeks)

  • Tues, Sep 20, 27; Oct 4, 11

  • Cost: $90


Fall A28 (4 weeks)

  • Wed, Sep 21, 28; Oct 5, 12

  • Cost: $90


Fall A29 (4 weeks)

  • Thurs, Sep 22, 29; Oct 6, 13

  • Cost: $90


Fall A30 (4 weeks)

  • Fri, Sep 23, 20; Oct 7, 14

  • Cost: $90