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Adult Tennis Programs, Teams & Events

At the LJCC we have a terrific group of ladies that are the heart and soul of the tennis program. We participate in LITL and USTA and play year round. We invite you to come out and join our growing program! Clinics are offered five days a week and if we don’t have a clinic day/time for you, let me know and we will start one! Call me and let’s get you involved in our tennis program!

Ladies 101 Clinic
Monday  11:00 a.m. – 12 p.m. and Thursday 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $16MVP/$20 non-member
First class is free!
This is a fun class for the ladies that have never played before but have really wanted to try it! It is never too late to start learning tennis and it is such a terrific sport for you ladies! You will be amazed at how quickly you develop the necessary footwork and racket strokes! Once you decide you love the game, we will get you involved in our fun Round Robin’s! We have a great group of ladies that play at the LJCC and would love to introduce you to them! Don’t be afraid to come out and learn the game, you are missing out!

Beginner Ladies Clinic
Tuesday  9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Fee: $16 MVP/$20 non-members
This class is for the ladies that would like to get started playing league tennis but have limited experience. Classes are here to build your confidence on the court. We use drills and match play to sharpen your skills and increase your chances of success on the court! Emphasis is on doubles and you will learn the proper positioning and tactics to be successful on the court with your partner! Great class with ladies just like yourself that want to get better!

Intermediate/ Advanced Ladies Clinic
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Fee: $16 MVP/ $20
First
class is free!
Class is geared toward the ladies that have been playing a while and have reached the 3.5 NTRP Level or higher. These ladies have been participating in league tennis and are ready to step up their games! Classes consist of drills to sharpen the strokes and match play to sharpen the mind! At the LJCC, we participate in USTA as well as LITL and they both involve doubles. In the class, we do a large number of drills that are doubles specific. If you are ready to take your game up to the next level, come out and try this class!

Ladies Open Clinic
Thursday  9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Fee: $16 MVP/ $20

First class is free!
This is an open clinic for all levels to enjoy! Classes consists  of drills and match play to work on sharpening the skills! Really a great class since we normally have a variety of levels that attend and gives you a chance to meet a more diverse group of players!

Fit Tennis (formally called Boot Camp Tennis)
Wednesday/Friday 8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Fee: $16MVP/ $20
First class is free!
Fit Tennis is a new, fun way to get a high intensity workout and burn off some calories in a supportive group setting! Anyone can do Fit Tennis and you don’t have to be a good tennis player to do it! It is playing tennis but with emphasis is on the workout! The high intensity drills will keep you moving regardless of your ability. You will be hitting a lot of tennis balls and doing all the strokes but it is a cardio workout! The pro’s primary focus in on getting you the best heart pumping workout that you can have and still have fun! Everyone that does the class is very supportive of each other and we have a great time cranking up the boom box as we jam to some tennis!

Doubles Strategy (formally called Men’s Tune Up)
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fee: $16MVP/$20
First class is free!
This is an advanced co-ed class for guys and gals that want to improve their doubles play! Class will cover all aspects of the game of doubles and each player’s responsibility during each point! Emphasis on teamwork and how each player must work together to increase the chances of success! Each class will work on court positioning using drills and points to sharpen our minds and strengthen our bodies! Recommend players be at least 3.5 NTRP rating for the class.

 

Team Tennis

 

The LJCC participates in USTA as well as Ladies Interclub Tennis League (LITL). The seasons overlap and there is almost always league tennis going on at the LJCC! The USTA have Women’s, Men’s, Mixed and Flex Leagues that we participate in. If you would like more info on league tennis please feel free to call me. Dale Clark 205-879-0411 ext. 226.

 

Women’s Teams
Currently the LJCC has teams playing at the 3.0, 3.5 and 4.0 levels and would love to have you come out and join our teams! Matches are during the week in the mornings and start at 9:30 am.

 

Men’s Team
Currently the LJCC has a men’s team that play at the 3.5 USTA level. Matches are on week nights and vary season to season.

 

 

Upcoming Adult Tennis Events:

 

Ladies Progressive-Regressive Doubles Mixer
Monday, June 9
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fee: $16MVP/$20 non-members
All levels are invited and you do not need a partner!
Format for the Progressive-Regressive Doubles Mixer is interchanging partners with each round being 4 games (no-add) with the 5th game being a 9-point tiebreaker. After each round, the winners move up a court and split and the losers move down a court and split! It is a lot of fun and you get to meet new friends! The winner is the one with the most games won at the end! We will have snacks, refreshments and prizes for the winners!

 

Ladies Combo Doubles Tournament
Monday, July 7
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fee: $40 team
Fixed teams, so find you a good partner!
Each doubles team consists of two different levels combined to form an unbeatable combination! Combined NTRP of both players cannot exceed 7.0. Fixed teams will compete against other combo teams for the title! Round Robin format so be ready to hit a lot of tennis balls! Refreshments, drinks, snacks and prizes for the winners!

 

“Hawaiian Luau” Mixed Doubles Mixer
Sunday, August 17
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $18 MVP/$22 non-members
You do not need a partner to play!
Interchanging Mixed Doubles in Luau style! Players will dress in floral shirts, grass skirts, etc and we will supply the leis! Each player will be given a number of leis to wear during the matches. When a team wins a round, the losing team gives one of their leis to the victors! Object is to have the greatest number of leis when we are finished! Prizes awarded for the players with the greatest number of leis and prizes for the best costume!

 

Ladies Member-Guest Day Round Robin (2.5-3.0 level)
Monday, September 8
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fee: $40 per team
The ladies Member-Guest Day is a fixed partner round robin where you invite a friend (preferably non-member) and come and enjoy a nice morning of tennis! Great opportunity to show the world how great our members are and our wonderful  facility! Play will last till around noon and we will have snacks, refreshments and prizes! All players must be rated 3.0 NTRP or lower to play.

 

Ladies Member-Guest Day Round Robin (3.5 – 4.5)
Monday, October 6
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Fee: $40 per team
Description as above with exception of players must be rated 4.5 NTRP or lower to play.

 

Nostalgic aka “Oldies-but-Goodies Mixed Doubles Mixer
Sunday, November 9
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fee: $16MVP/$20
All levels of play are welcome and you don’t need a partner!
For a historical bit of nostalgia and change of pace, we are having an Oldies-but-Goodies Round Robin! All participants wear at least 80% white clothing and bring a wooden racket! Awards for best costumes and oldest racket! Would love to see long white pants and long white skirts? We will have snacks, refreshments and prizes for the winners and boob y prizes for the best “oldies” racket and clothing! Matches are with interchanging partners and that means a lot of tennis!

 

For more information on our tennis programs, contact Dale Clark.

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