The Adult Instructional and Drill 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. Students are classified using the N.T.R.P. scale. The curriculum varies according to level.  The following descriptions will help the student choose the correct class level:

2.1-2.5Advanced BeginnerLearning to keep the ball in play, but needs to improve court positioning and consistency.
2.6-3.0Lower IntermediateCan play singles and doubles, but needs to improve net play and basic tactics.
3.1-3.5IntermediateHas dependable strokes, but lacks depth and variety, and lacks consistency when trying for power.
3.6-4.0Advanced IntermediateDeveloping the use of lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys, and is seldom out of position in singles and doubles.
4.1-4.5AdvancedHas begun to hit with power, spin, depth and control and can move into a net position with some success in singles and doubles.

Columbia Athletic Club

Monday 9-10:30am
Sunday 10:30am-noon

Long Reach Tennis Club

Monday 9-10:30am
Saturday 10-11:30am
Monday 10:30am-noon
Tuesday 6:30-8pm
Wednesday 6:30-8pm
Saturday 9-10:30am
Sunday 10:30am-noon
Saturday 1-2:30pm

Fall/Winter 2019 Program Registration Information

Each session runs for 10 weeks.

Session OneSeptember 3-November 10
Session TwoNovember 11-January 26, 2020*

*No class on November 28 (Thanksgiving) and December 24-January 1, 2020

CA Fit&Play, Play, 5Day Golf&Play, and Golf Fit&Play members 90 minutes$420
Other CA members 90 minutes$460
Columbia Cardholders 90 minutes$495
Non-members 90 minutes$525