Tennis Program Descriptions
USTA Team Tennis
USTA Team Tennis is a comprehensive program designed to give players the opportunity to compete in matches which sharpens one’s competitive mettle and match play skills.
Adult Instructional and Drill Program
This program offers classes at five different skill levels. Each class meets once per week. The class consists of 45 minutes of instruction and 45 minutes of situational drills. Players are classified using the N.T.R.P scale. The curriculum varies according to level. Click here to learn more.
Cardio Tennis is a fun group activity featuring drills to give players of all abilities an ultimate, high-energy workout. Cardio Tennis includes a warm-up, cardio workout and cool-down phases. It’s a great new way to get in shape, burn calories and have a viable alternative to visiting the fitness center for a cardio workout. Cardio Tennis is recommended to supplement a player’s regular tennis routine. Click here to learn more.
USTA Team Tennis Training
This program provides players with a team-oriented practice with an emphasis on singles and doubles. Through a game-based approach, our coaches add variety while staying focused on their competencies and processes to make players smarter and more effective’
Junior Development and Competition Tennis Program
CA’s Junior Development and Competition Tennis Program is a complete and detailed program that has defined and clear competencies. It includes essential athletic development training, key in all-round development of a tennis player. Through a “Principles” and “Game-Based Approach” the program allows our coaches to help make players smarter and more effective by staying focused on the competencies and processes while adding variety. Click here to learn more.
Private Lessons are designed to work on individual aspects of each player’s tennis game. Areas of focus include Situation Based Training, Tactical and Technical synergy, Mental Toughness and Match Play scenarios with feedback. Lessons may be arranged by contacting the tennis department or the specific professional of your choice:
- Maury Bozman, USPTA and PTR, Tennis General Manager
- Bruce Holbrook, USPTA, Head Tennis Professional
- Maurice Willacy, PTR, Jr. Competition Program Coordinator
- Arthur Jackson, PTR, Jr. Development Program Coordinator
- Arun Pant, PTR, Tennis Events Coordinator
- Lyndall Jordan, PTR
- Arash Hanif, PTR
- Wendy Heger, USPTA
- Sheila Bishoff, PTR
- Elyse Fenton, USPTA
- Chris Robinson, PTR
- Norma Baker, PTR
Tennis Lesson Rates (All rates are hourly effective August 28, 2017)
|Private Lessons||CA Fit&Play, Play, 5Day Golf&Play, and Golf Fit&Play members||Columbia Cardholders and non-members|
|One hour private||$74||$79|
|45 minute private||$56||$61|
|30 minute private||$44||$49|
|Semi private (per person)||$44||$49|
|Group Lessons||Duration||CA Fit&Play, Play, 5Day Golf&Play, and Golf Fit&Play members||Columbia Cardholders and non-members|
|Group of Three||(60 min)||$34||$39|
|Group of Four||(60 min)||$29||$34|
|Group of Five (or more)||(60 min)||$25||$31|
Play Tennis Fast
Columbia Association’s Play Tennis Fast Program will help you get on the courts and have a blast. It is designed to turn adult beginners into tennis players. Six hours of nonstop instruction/play will give you the foundation to a lifetime of fun, exercise and social activity – make new friends and get started on a healthier lifestyle. One-hour classes will be held once a week at CA’s tennis facilities. Learn more by clicking here.
Rise and Shine Tennis
Columbia Association’s Rise and Shine tennis program helps you start your day off on a high! Break a sweat while hitting a ton of balls using various live ball practice drills and competitive drills and games. Learn more by clicking here.
USTA Team Tennis Training — 90 minutes, for five or six players per court
Available at Owen Brown Tennis Club and Columbia Athletic Club Indoor Tennis. Please call 410-720-0149 for more information.
- CA Fit&Play, Play, 5Day Golf&Play and Golf Fit&Play members: $38 per player
- Other CA Members: $39 per player
- Columbia Cardholders: $40 per player
- Non-members: $41 per player
Lessons not canceled 24 hours or more prior to the scheduled lesson time will be charged.
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