Decatur Area Junior Tennis Summer Program

Presented By: RD McMillen Enterprises

Clinics are held at:
Fairview Tennis Complex, Fairview Park
Decatur, Illinois

&

Decatur Athletic Club
1010 South Side Drive
Decatur IL, 62521

For more information call the Decatur Athletic Club at 217-423-7020

Junior Programs

Pee Wee classes are for 3-5 year-old’s where fun is most important! While having fun, basic skills are developed mainly focusing on hand/eye coordination. Each Pee Wee class lasts 30 minutes.

Where:  Decatur Athletic Club

Wednesdays (8x)     4:30-5:00 pm     $84.00

Thursdays (8x)        4:30-5:00 pm     $84.00

To register for the clinic you can download the brochure here.

The clinic is designed for players 8 and under using USTA’s 10 and under format. Players will play on the 36 foot court using red felt balls and foam balls. Players will be introduced to ground stroke, volley and serve technique and will perform drills to acquire racquet control. These shots will be used to develop rally skills, perform drills and play games.

Where:  Decatur Athletic Club

Wednesdays (8x)     2:00-3:00 pm     $132.00

Thursdays (8x)        2:00-3:00 pm     $132.00

To register for the clinic you can download the brochure here.

The clinic is designed for players 10 and under using USTA’s 10 and under format. Players will play on the 60 foot and 78 foot using orange and green dot balls. Players will be introduced to ground stroke, volley and serve technique and will perform drills to acquire racquet control. These shots will be used to develop rally skills, perform drills & play games.

Where:  Decatur Athletic Club

Wednesdays (8x)     3:00-4:30 pm     $176.00

Thursdays (8x)        3:00-4:30 pm     $176.00

To register for the clinic you can download the brochure here.

The Decatur Athletic Club will be hosting 5th-8th Grade tennis clinics at the Fairview Tennis Complex this summer (rain site– Decatur Athletic Club). The clinics will be led by Chuck Kuhle, USPTA Master Professional, local college players and adult instructors. This is not an introductory program. Players should be able to play unassisted matches as this is an important component of the program. The clinics will be composed of instruction, competitive drills, fitness, video analysis and match play. A t-shirts will be provided to each participant.

This clinic meets every M-T-Th at the Fairview Tennis Center from 10am-1pm.The cost is $36 a day.

To view specific days or register, you can download the brochure here.

 

 

High school tennis clinics will be held at the Fairview Tennis Complex this summer (rain site- Decatur Athletic Club) The Clinics will be led by Chuck Kuhle, USPTA Master Professional, local college players and adult instructors.

This is not an introductory pro-gram. Players should be able to play unassisted matches, as this is an important component of the program. The clinics will include instruction, competitive drills, fitness, video analysis and match play with pro supervision. All participants will receive a complimentary t-shirt

Dates of Clinic: June 5th-July 26th
Clinic meets Mondays 6pm-8pm and Wednesdays 10am-1pm
Cost: 
$24/day for Mondays, $36/day for Wednesdays

To view specific days or register, you can download the brochure here.

Meets: Thursday 6pm-8pm
Dates of League:  June 8th-July 27th
Deadline for Signup:  June 1, 2017
Cost: $100

Players in high school can participate in a new summer tennis league this summer at Fairview Tennis Center. Players will participate in a singles and doubles matches through the summer set up by Cory Sandgren. Awards will be given to top finishers at the end of the league. Rain site will be the Decatur Athletic Club. All players will receive a t-shirt.

To register, you can download the brochure here.

Payment Options

All Sessions must be paid in full or charged to your house account  before your child starts their clinic.

You are obligated to finish the session once you start.

Financial Aid Available

The Decatur Community Tennis Foundation offers financial aid to dedicated junior tennis players.

Please contact Chuck Kuhle, President of the DCTF, at 217-423-7020 for a confidential discussion.  You may also e-mail him at chuck@decaturathleticclub.com