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Adult Lessons at Wanless Tennis

We welcome adults of all ages and ability levels to come and join one of Wanless’ adult tennis programs. No matter your skill level, you will have fun, meet some new people, and get fit in our programs, which are designed to enhance your game. Your clinic will be conducted by our club’s very qualified Instruction Team led by our Head Pro, Arthur Wolf (Tennis Canada – Certified Coach 2 and Club Pro 3), who will be returning for his 24th season.

Learn proper technique, correct old bad habits and avoid nagging injuries. Meet other members of your own playing ability socially while exercising and having FUN together. Improve your own game using video analysis and radar gun.

Adult Daytime Lesson Schedules for 2017

Daytime Format for 2017

  • Clinic A – Low Intermediates Morning Program

    • Skill Level 2.0 – 3.0 Low Intermediate
    • Mondays & Wednesdays
    • Spring: 10 sessions 9 AM – 10 AM – Members $160/clinic, Non-members $185/clinic
    • Fall: 7 sessions 9 AM – 10:30 AM – Members $160/clinic, Non-members $185/clinic
    • On Mondays we will work on the technical aspects of how to hit various strokes with placement and spin. On Wednesdays we will work where to hit to pressure an opponent, to capitalize on weaknesses, and how to anticipate to improve your reception skills.
  • Clinic B – Intermediate Drill & Compete Course

    • Skill Level 3.5 – 4.0 Intermediate
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays
    • Spring: 10 sessions 9 AM – 10:30 AM – Members $220/clinic, Non-members $225/clinic
    • Fall: 7 sessions – 9 AM – 10:30 AM – Members $160/clinic, Non-members $185/clinic
    • This program which will combine 45 minutes of instructor led drills followed by 45 minutes of supervised play. Tuesdays will focus on doubles drills, positioning, poaching, successful net play, winning as a receiver, partner communication, setting up your partner for success. Thursdays focus is on technical drills such as overheads, lobs, approach shots, backspin, drop shots, serve placement etc. This course is designed for players who compete (teams, house Leagues, ladders) and want to get to the next level.
  • Clinic C – Intro to Tennis Course

    • Skill Level 1.0 – 2.0 Beginners
    • Wednesdays
    • Spring: 5 sessions 1 PM – 2 PM – Members $85/clinic, Non-members $110/clinic
    • Fall: 4 sessions 1 PM – 2:30 PM – Members $85/clinic, Non-members $110/clinic
    • 5 / 4 hours on court
    • This program is designed for those with little or no tennis experience and will cover the basic strokes, rules of the game scoring and basic positioning. We will use lower compression balls to slow things down so that you can develop proper technique and the ability to rally the ball with consistency.

The Clinic numbers are related to the months in which the programs start (not all programs are offered in every session).

  • Clinic 1 starts in April
  • Clinic 2 starts in May
  • Clinic 3 starts in September
  • Clinic 4 starts in October

Register online to sign up for any of our clinics. The website will indicate “Sold Out” once a particular program is full. Contact Arthur Wolf, our Head Pro, to answer any questions.

Daytime Clinic 1 – April / May

Clinic 1 starts the week of April 10 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 1A Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Monday / Wednesday

Apr 10/12, 17/19, 24/26, May 1/3, May 8/10

9 AM – 10 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 1B Intermediate (3.5-4.0 )finished image

Tuesdays / Thursdays

Apr 11/13, 18/20, 25/27, May 2/4, May 9/11

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$220 / $225

Clinic 1C Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

Apr 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10

1 PM – 2 PM

$85 / $110

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 2 – May / June

Clinic 2 starts the week of May 15 and runs for 5 weeks excluding Victoria Day.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 2A Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Monday / Wednesday

May 15/17, 22/24, 29/31, Jun 5/7, Jun 12/14, Jun 19

9 AM – 10 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 2B Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays / Thursdays

May 16/18, 23/25, 30/Jun 1, 6/8, 13/15

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$200 / $225

Clinic 2C Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

May 17, 24, 31, Jun 7, Jun 14

1 PM – 2 PM

$85 / $110

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 3 – September

Clinic 3 starts the week of September 6th and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 3A Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Monday / Wednesday

Sep 6, 11/13, 18/20, 25/27

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 3B Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays / Thursdays

Sep 7, 12/14, 19/21, 26/28

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 3C Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

Sep 6, 13, 20, 27

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$85 / $110

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 4 – October

Clinic 4 starts the week of October 2 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 4A Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Monday / Wednesday

Oct 2/4, 9/11, 16/18, 23/25

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 4B Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays / Thursdays

Oct 3/5, 10/12, 17/19, 24

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$160 / $185

Clinic 4C Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

Oct 4, 11, 18, 25

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$85 / $110

REGISTER NOW

Register early as space is limited.

Adult Evening and Weekend Lesson Schedules for 2017

Evening and Weekend Format for 2017

These programs create a pathway of learning from “Intro to Tennis” »»» “Advanced Specialty Courses”.

  • q: Why a group lesson?
  • a: Tennis requires both sending & reception skills.

“It is easier to develop reception skills in a group lesson format hitting against numerous partners.”

  • Introduction to Tennis

    • Skill Level: Beginners (1.0-2.0)
    • Focus is on basic skill development using slower balls to assist in quickly being able to play. Develop basic serve.
  • Low Intermediate

    • Skill Level: Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)
    • Focus is on developing stroke consistency, basic tactics and game strategies so as to make playing tennis more enjoyable. Addition of spin, speed and direction to your groundstrokes and serve.
  • Intermediates

    • Skill Level: Intermediate (3.5-4.0 )
    • For those who can play tennis but would like get to the next level. Focus on those strokes that limit your success. Net play, lobs, and other specialty shots. Be able to identify your strengths to develop key winning strategies.
  • Speciality Courses for Intermediate and Advanced

    • Skill Level Intermediate (3.5+) to Advanced (4.0+)
    • These courses are designed for players who play regularly and in competitive situations.
      • Advanced Drills: high volume of hits per hour with a weekly stroke
      • Advanced Net Play: volleys & overheads, when and how to dominate the net
      • Pro–Am Doubles Strategy: Game based doubles taught with the Pros playing in
      • Advanced Singles: targeted at ladder and tournament participants to win more
      • Advanced Doubles: how to win with any partner by understanding doubles tactics, and court geometry
  • NEW!!! Lesson of the Month

    • Each Month we will offer a specific group lesson on a specific topic. Registration will be by email monthly. Space will be limited so watch out for this monthly opportunity.

Register online to sign up for any of our clinics. The website will indicate “Sold Out” once a particular program is full. Contact Arthur Wolf, our Head Pro, to answer any questions.

Evening Clinic 1 – April / May

Clinic 1 starts the week of April 11 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 1A – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Apr 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 1B – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Thursdays

Apr 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 1C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Apr 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9

9 PM – 10 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 1D – Advanced Drills (4.0+)finished image

Thursdays

Apr 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11

9 PM – 10 PM

$85 / $110

Evening Clinic 2 – May / June

Clinic 2 starts the week of May 16 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 2A – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Tuesdays

May 16, 23, 30, Jun 6, 13

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 2B – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Thursdays

May 18, 25, Jun 1, 8, 15

6 PM – 7 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Clinic 2C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

May 16, 23, 30, Jun 6, 13

9 PM – 10 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 2D – Advanced Doubles (4.0+)finished image

Thursdays

May 18, 25, Jun 1, 8, 15

9 PM – 10 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Evening Clinic 3 – July / August

Clinic 3 starts the week of July 11 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 3A – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Jul 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 8

7 PM – 8 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Clinic 3C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Jul 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 8

8 PM – 9 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Clinic 3D – Intermediate Doubles (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Jul 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 8

9 PM – 10 PM

$85 / $110

Evening Clinic 4 – August / September

Clinic 1 starts the week of August 24 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 4A – Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Thursdays

Aug 24, 31, Sep 7, 14, 21

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 4B – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Thursdays

Aug 24, 31, Sep 7, 14, 21

7 PM – 8 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 4C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Thursdays

Aug 24, 31, Sep 7, 14, 21

8 PM – 9 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 4D – Advanced Net Play (4.0+)finished image

Thursdays

Aug 24, 31, Sep 7, 14, 21

9 PM – 10 PM

$85 / $110

Evening Clinic 5 – Sep/Oct

Clinic 5 starts the week of September 19 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 5A – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 5C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17

7 PM – 8 PM

$85 / $110

Clinic 5D – Pro/Am Doubles Strategy (4.0+)finished image

Tuesdays

Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17

8 PM – 9 PM

$85 / $110

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Weekend Clinic 1 – April

Clinic 1 starts the week of April 2 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Weekend Clinic 1A – Intro To Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Sundays

Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

5 PM – 6 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 1B – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Sundays

Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 1C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Sundays

Apr 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

7 PM – 8 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 1D – Advanced Doubles (4.0+)finished image

Saturdays

Apr 22, 29, May 6, 13

3 PM – 5 PM

$160 / $185

Weekend Clinic 2 – May

Clinic 2 starts the week of May 7 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Weekend Clinic 2A – Intro to Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Sundays

May 7, 14, 21, 28 Jun 4, 11

5 PM – 6 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 2B – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Sundays

May 7, 14, 21, 28 Jun 4, 11

6 PM – 7 PM SoldOutIndicator

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 2C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Sundays

May 7, 14, 21, 28 Jun 4, 11

7 PM – 8 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 2D – Advanced Singles (4.0+)finished image

Saturdays

May 27, Jun 3, 10, 17

3 PM – 5 PM

$160 / $185

Weekend Clinic 3 – September

Clinic 3 starts the week of Sep 11 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Weekend Clinic 3A – Intro to Tennis (1.0-2.0)finished image

Sundays

Sep 10, 17, 24, Oct 1, 8, 15

5 PM – 6 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 3B – Low Intermediate (2.0-3.0)finished image

Sundays

Sep 10, 17, 24, Oct 1, 8, 15

6 PM – 7 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 3C – Intermediate (3.5-4.0)finished image

Sundays

Sep 10, 17, 24, Oct 1, 8, 15

7 PM – 8 PM

$85 / $110

Weekend Clinic 3D – Intermediate Doubles (3.5-4.0)finished image

Saturdays

Sep 9, 16, 23, 30

3 PM – 5 PM

$160 / $185

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Although every effort will be made to offer the scheduled classes, they are dependent on the weather. While every attempt is made to reschedule, it is not always possible due to calendar conflicts.

Applications for lesson programs will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis as space is limited. Priority will be given to members. Additional information may be found posted in the Adult Lesson topic on our member forums as well as the clubhouse. Any questions can be sent via email to Arthur Wolf, Head Pro.

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