Tennis Lessons

  • Fall Tennis Classes will begin the week of August 21 and end on Wednesday, December 13. The Advanced Tournament Training Class will end December 7 due to upcoming exams. All checks for tennis classes should be payable to John Vinson and can be left at the front office in Coach Vinson's box or mailed to John Vinson, 8025 Tennyson Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32309. Please email or text Coach Vinson by Wednesday, August 16 to sign up for a class. johnvinsontennis@gmail.com    cell:850-524-7430

     

    Pre-K Tennis: Mondays from 2:45-3:15 at the playground next to the Pre K building. This class is designed to help young players learn to develop ball handling skills, balance, court movement and teamwork. All equipment is provided. The cost for the semester is $200.

     

    Beginning Tennis: This class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-4:15 and is designed to get Kindergarten and 1st grade players learning the basic tennis strokes, grips and starting to learn ball control with reduced size equipment. Many of these skills are learned while playing fun games! Students will be walked over to the courts (3:20) from ASK and back again at 4:15. The cost for the class is $425 for the semester and may be paid in 2 installments if preferred (August & October)

     

    Intermediate Tennis: This class meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:35-5:35 (players walked to the courts from ASK at 4:25 and are to be picked up at the courts after class.)  Players in this class will learn to develop point playing skills, court movement, sportsmanship, and more rigorous work on stroke production. The cost is $500 for the semester and payment may be made in 3 installments (August, October and November)

     

    Advanced Tournament Training: This class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:20-5:20 and is only for those players with prior playing experience at the JV or Varsity High School level or with a coach's recommendation. Players will work on singles and doubles strategies, develop and hone advanced skills thru participation in a variety of intense drills, improve stroke production and develop court speed and power thru a series of conditioning drills. The cost per class is $30 or $55 per week. Please call Coach Vinson at (850)524-7430 for more information or to sign up. Players/parents should text Coach Vinson the week before to sign up so excellent coach/player ratios can be maintained.