2017
SUMMER CAMP DIRECTORY
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Herman C. Michael Park

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See Summer 2017 Summer Schedule HERE!
Registration opens April 1!

LIL STARS CAMP
5-6 yrs
8:00-8:45 a.m. M-F

This week long camp will introduce the young player to tennis in a fun and rewarding way. All fundamental strokes will be taught using small racquets and foam balls on special 36ft courts. This program will focus on gross motor skills, coordination, judgment, basic stroke mechanics and having fun, fun, and fun!
Red Ball. 36' court. 21-23" racquet

May 22-26, May 30-June 2*, June 5-9, June 12-16, (No camps June 19-23)
June 26-30, July 5-8*, July 10-14, July 17-21
(* 4 day weeks)

Cost: $50/week

May 30-June 2* (Tu-Fri) and July 5-8* (Wed-Sat))
Cost: $40/week

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SHINING STARS CAMP
7-8 yrs
8:45-10:00 a.m. M-F

For the beginner player who has little or no experience and the Beginner/Intermediate who is beginning to rally the ball with a partner. Fundamental strokes, sportsmanship, footwork, scoring and match play are introduced through fun games on a 60ft court.
Red Ball. 36' court. 23" racquet

May 22-26, May 30-June 2*, June 5-9, June 12-16, (No camps June 19-23)
June 26-30, July 5-8*, July 10-14, July 17-21
(* 4 day weeks)

Cost: $70/week

May 30-June 2* (Tu-Fri) and July 5-8* (Wed-Sat)
Cost: $56/week

 

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FUTURE STARS CAMP
9-12 yrs
8:45-10:00 a.m. M-F

For the beginner player who has little or no experience and the beginner/intermediate who is beginning to rally the ball with a partner. Fundamental strokes are covered with an emphasis placed on footwork drills, combining shots and player to player ground stroke rallying. Students will be introduced to tennis scoring and the match play.
Orange Ball. 60' court. 25" racquet

May 22-26, May 30-June 2*, June 5-9, June 12-16, (No camps June 19-23)
June 26-30, July 5-8*, July 10-14, July 17-21
(* 4 day weeks)

Cost: $70/week

May 30-June 2* (Tu-Fri) and July 5-8* (Wed-Sat)
Cost: $56/week

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MIDDLE SCHOOL & BEGINNER HIGH SCHOOL CAMPS

MIDDLE SCHOOL (6-8th grade)
HIGH SCHOOL (9-12th grade)
Mon - Fri 10:00-11:30 am

These are accelerated introductory camps that gives the novice player the skill, confidence and knowledge to begin playing doubles and enjoy the sport of a lifetime. These are 90 minute camps designed for the middle school or high school player who is interested in preparing to try out for the middle school or high school tennis team. The longer camp time will allow for more match play experience.

Green/Yellow Ball. 78' court. 27" racquet.

June 12-16, July 17-21
Cost: $80/week

May 30-June 2* (Tu-Fri), July 5-8* (Wed-Sat)
Cost: $60/week

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RISING ACADEMY CAMPS


FUTURE STARS-ELITE CAMP

10 & Under
10:00 - 11:15 a.m. Mon - Thurs;
10:00 - 11:15 a.m. Fri (match play)

Must be RECOMMENDED or EVALUATED by a tennis pro. This program is for the experienced, committed and enthusiastic young player. Camps will include continued development of technical, rallying and ball tracking ball skills using transitional balls and 60’court. Competitive games, footwork and conditioning are increased.
Orange Balls. 60' court. 25" racquet.
FRIDAY MATCH PLAY DAY (see below) included

May 22-26, June 5-9, June 26-30, July 10-14
Cost: $65/week

 

SHINING STARS-ELITE CAMP
8 & Under
10:00 - 11:15 a.m. Mon - Thurs
10:00 - 11:15 a.m. Fri (match play)

This camp is for the young tennis player who is enjoying the sport, is enthusiastic and is ready to compete!  Clinics will include continued development of technical skills, top spin and proper grips for different strokes will be introduced.  Self-feeding and rallying skills required.
Red Ball. 36' court. 21-23" racquet.
FRIDAY MATCH PLAY DAY (see below) included

May 22-26, June 5-9, June 26-30, July 10-14
Cost: $65/week

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PRE-ACADEMY CAMP - 11-12 yr olds
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Mon - Thurs (4 days)
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10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Fri (match play)

This camp is designed for the younger (11-12 yrs) players who are curently in the TFL Academy program or who have tennis playing experience. Combining different shots, stroke selection and point development will be emphasized. Cooperative drills and competitive games will keep the avid tennis player engaged and challenged. Students will use green balls.
MATCH PLAY DAY (see below)
Friday 10:00 - 11:30 am
- all weeks except
Saturday 10:00 - 11:30 am on July 8

May 22-26, May 30-June 2*(3 day camp + Fri Match play), June 5-9, June 12-16,
(No camps June 19-23)

June 26-30, July 5-8*(3 day camp + Sat Match play), July 10-14, July 17-21

Cost: $80/week ($60/3 day camp)

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TA / TATT CAMP - 13-17 yr olds
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.Mon - Thurs (4 days)
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11:30-1:00 p.m Fri (match play)

This camp is designed for players on the varsity high school level (13-17 yrs) or any player who is seeking or has achieved a state, sectional or national USTA ranking. A high level of match play strategy, court awareness and physical/mental conditioning and consistency are strongly emphasized and expected at all times.
MATCH PLAY DAY(see below)

Friday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
- all weeks except
Saturday 11:30 am - 1:00 pm on July 8

May 22-26, May 30-June 2*(3 day camp + Fri Match play), June 5-9, June 12-16,
(No camps June 19-23)

June 26-30, July 5-8*(3 day camp + Sat Match play), July 10-14, July 17-21

Cost: $80/week ($60/3 day camp)

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MATCH PLAY DAY - ACADEMY CAMPS
Included in all Academy, Future Star Elite and Shining Star Elite camp weeks, Match Play Day is the opportunity to come play sets and matches in a supervised, coaching atmosphere. Round robin play, compass draw or Davis Cup format will be used to make Match Play the day where you put all aspects of your game together!

NOTE: Non-weekly campers welcomed if space available at cost of $15 per Fri or Sat. Please e-mail Stacey@tennisforlife.net for space availability

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CAMP REGISTRATION FORM

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For more details
Call (706) 769-2954
e-mail janet@tennisforlife.net

 

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