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

Wednesday: 9-10:30am

Wednesday: 10:45am-12:15pm

Long Reach Tennis Club


Fall/Winter 2020/2021 Program Registration Information

Session 1: April 31 to November 8, 2020

Session 2 : November 9 to January 24, 2021

Each session runs for 10 weeks. No class on 11/26/20 and 12/24/20-1/1/21.


CA Fit&Play, Play, 5Day Golf&Play and Golf Fit&Play members

1 hour: $290

1.5 hours: $435

2 hours: $580

Other CA members

1 hour: $320

1.5 hours: $480

2 hours: $640

Columbia Cardholders

1 hour: $340

1.5 hours: $510

2 hours: $680


1 hour: $360

1.5 hours: $540

2 hours: $720