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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 25th 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 2018

Daytime Format for 2018

  • Clinic A – Intermediates Morning Program

    • Skill Level 2.5 – 3.5 Intermediate
    • Tuesdays & Thursdays
    • 8 sessions (12 hours) over 4 weeks, 9 AM – 10:30 AM – Members $200/clinic, Non-members $240/clinic
    • On Tuesdays we will work on the technical aspects of how to hit various strokes with placement and spin. On Thursdays 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 – Intro to Tennis and Novice Courses

    • Skill Level 1.0 – 2.0 Beginners to Novice
    • Wednesdays
    • 4 weeks (6 hours), 1 PM – 2:30 PM – Members $100/clinic, Non-members $120/clinic
    • 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.

Register online to sign up for any of our clinics. Contact Arthur Wolf, our Head Pro, to answer any questions.

Daytime Schedule for 2018

Daytime Clinic 1 – April / May

Clinic 1 starts the week of April 16 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 1A Intermediate 1 Drill & Play (2.5 – 3.5)finished image

Tuesday / Thursday

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

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$200 / $240

Clinic 1B Intro To Tennis (1.0 – 2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

Apr 18, 25, May 2, 9

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 2 – May

Clinic 2 starts the week of May 15 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 2A Intermediate 2 Drill & Play (2.5 – 3.5)finished image

Tuesday / Thursday

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

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$200 / $240

Clinic 2B Intro To Tennis (1.0 – 2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

May 16, 23, 30, Jun 6

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 3 – July / August

Clinic 3 starts the week of July 25 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 3B Intro To Tennis (1.0 – 2.0)finished image

Wednesdays

July 25, August 1, 8, 15

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 4 – September

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

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 4A Intermediate 3 Drill & Play (3.0 – 4.0)

Tuesday / Thursday

Sept 4/6, 11/13, 18/20, 25/27

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$200 / $240

Clinic 4B Novice Tennis (1.5 – 2.5)

Wednesdays

Sep 5, 12, 19, 26

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$100 / $120

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Register early as space is limited.

Daytime Clinic 5 – October

Clinic 5 starts the week of October 4 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 5A Intermediate 4 Drill & Play (3.0 – 4.0)

Tuesday / Thursday

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

9 AM – 10:30 AM

$200 / $240

Clinic 5B Novice Tennis (1.5 – 2.5)

Wednesdays

Oct 3, 10, 17, 24

1 PM – 2:30 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Adult Evening and Weekend Lessons for 2018

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

adult lesson progression

  • Novice & Low Intermediate Fundamentals

    • 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- Consolidating Strokes

    • Skill Level: Intermediate (3.0-3.5)
    • 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. Focus on areas that may be weaknesses in your overall game. Use these courses to get to the next level.
      • Net Play
      • Serve & Return
      • Doubles Strategies
  • NEW!!! Ball Machine Madness

    • quick paced drills using the ball machines allowing participants to hit a high volume of ball touches.

Register online to sign up for any of our clinics. Contact Arthur Wolf, our Head Pro, to answer any questions.

Evening Lessons 2018 Schedule

Evening Clinic 1 – April / May

Clinic 1 starts the week of April 16 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 1A – Novice Fundamentals (2.0 – 2.5)finished image

Tuesdays

Apr 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15

6 PM – 7 PM

$100 (Members Only)

Clinic 1B – Consolidating Strokes (3.0 – 3.5)finished image

Tuesdays

Apr 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15

7 PM – 8 PM

$100 (Members Only)

Clinic 1C – Net Play Technique & Tactics (3.5 – 4.5)finished image

Thursdays

Apr 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17

9 PM – 10 PM

$100 (Members Only)

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Evening Clinic 2 – May / June

Clinic 2 starts the week of May 21 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 2A – Novice Fundamentals (2.0 – 2.5)finished image

Tuesdays

May 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19

6 PM – 7 PM

$100 (Members Only)

Clinic 2B – Consolidating Strokes (3.0 – 3.5)finished image

Tuesdays

May 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19

7 PM – 8 PM

$100 (Members Only)

Clinic 2C – Serve, Return Technique & Tactics (3.5 – 4.0 )finished image

Thursdays

May 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21

9 PM – 10 PM

$100 (Members Only)

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Evening Clinic 3 – July / August

Clinic 3 starts the week of July 16 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

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

Tuesdays

July 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14

6 PM – 7 PM

$100 / $125

Clinic 3B – Intermediate (3.5 – 4.0)finished image

Tuesdays

July 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14

7 PM – 8 PM

$100 / $125

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

Tuesdays

July 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14

8 PM – 9 PM

$100 / $125

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Evening Clinic 4 – September / October

Clinic 4 starts the week of September 10 and runs for 5 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Clinic 4A – Novice & Low Int Fundamentals (2:0 – 3.0)

Tuesdays

Sep 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9

6 PM – 7 PM

$100 / $125

Clinic 4B – Intermediate Consolidating Strokes (3.0 – 3.5)

Tuesdays

Sep 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9

7 PM – 8 PM

$100 / $125

Clinic 4C – Ground stroke power & placement using spins (3.5 – 4.5)

Tuesdays

Sep 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 9

8 PM – 9 PM

$100 / $125

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Weekend Lessons 2018 Schedule

Weekend Clinic 1 – April

Clinic 1s start in April and last 4 or 6 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

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

Sundays

Apr 8, 15, 22, 29

6 PM – 7:30 PM SoldOutIndicator

$100 / $120

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

Sundays

Apr 8, 15, 22, 29

7:30 PM – 9 PM

$100 / $120

Weekend Clinic 1C – Ball Machine Madness (3.0 – 4.0)finished image

Sundays

Apr 22, 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3

5 PM – 6 PM

$100 / $130

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Weekend Clinic 2 – July

Clinic 2 starts July 22 and runs for 4 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

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

Sundays

July 22, 29, Aug 5, 12, 19

7:30 PM – 9 PM SoldOutIndicator

$100 / $120

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

Sundays

July 22, 29, Aug 5, 12, 19

7:30 PM – 9 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

Weekend Clinic 3 – September

Clinic 3 starts September 9 and runs for 4 or 6 weeks.

Clinic

Day

Dates

Times

Cost

Weekend Clinic 3A – Ball Machine Madness (3.0 – 4.0)

Sundays

Sep 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct 7, 14, 21

5 PM – 6 PM

$100 / $130

Weekend Clinic 3B – Intro to Tennis (1.0 – 2.0)

Sundays

Sep 9, 16, 23, 30

6 PM – 7:30 PM

$100 / $120

Weekend Clinic 3C – Novice & Low Intermediate (2.0 – 3.0)

Sundays

Sep 9, 16, 23, 30

7:30 PM – 9 PM

$100 / $120

REGISTER NOW
Register early as space is limited.

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.”


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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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Additional Lessons and Workouts

Wanless Tennis is an approved site for Cardio Tennis, a new, fun, group activity featuring drills to give players of all abilities an ultimate, high-energy workout. Cardio Tennis is designed for those looking to get in better shape. Details and schedules are available at the following pages.

Prepare yourself for spring inter club league tryouts, or house league with this initial three consecutive day, training camp. Check out our Adult Training Camp series.

Private Individual or Group Lessons

Information regarding private lessons can be found here.