Riverside Tennis Center ​​Junior Group Lessons (18 & Under)
​​Junior Group Lessons (18 & Under)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Make sure your young tennis players learn the proper techniques from the start! Choose from one of the groups below and give your child a chance to discover this fun sport.​​ Visit Riverside Tennis Center or call 316-337-9257 to register for any session listed below.

TotsBeginnersIntermediateAdvanced

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2018 schedules will be coming soon!

Tots (ages 4-7)

This introductory class helps develop motor skills and eye-hand coordination while learning the basics of tennis. Kids will use low compression balls along with smaller sized nets and racquets to help achieve greater success. Tennis rules and scoring will also be taught.

  
  
  
  
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April 3-24Su12:00-1:00pm$40
May 1-29Su12:00-1:00pm$50
May 2-23M5:30-6:30pm$50
June 1-29W11:00am - 12:00pm$50
June 5-26Su11:00am - 12:00pm$40
June 6-27M5:30-6:30pm$40
July 3-31Su11:00am - 12:00pm$50
July 6 - August 3W11:00am - 12:00pm$50
July 11-25M5:30-6:30pm$30
August 1-29M5:30-6:30pm$50
August 7-28Su11:00am - 12:00pm$40

​Beginner I (ages 8-12)

This level is designed for students having little to no experience playing tennis. Focus on proper technique, stroke production and learning the rules of tennis. However, competition games are played throughout the session to encourage fun while learning. Low compression tennis balls are used and players grouped by ability to increase rallying abilities and success.

  
  
  
  
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May 1-29Su1:00-2:00pm$50
May 2-30M6:30-7:30pm$50
May 6-27F5:30-6:30pm$40
June 2-30Th10:00-11:00am$50
June 3-24F5:30-6:30pm$40
June 5-26Su12:00-1:00pm$40
June 6-27M6:30-7:30pm$40
June 7-28Tu10:00-11:00am$40
July 1-29F5:30-6:30pm$50
July 3-31Su12:00-1:00pm$50
July 5 - August 2Tu10:00-11:00am$50
July 7 - August 4Th10:00-11:00amTh
July 11-25M6:30-7:30pm$30
August 1-29M6:30-7:30pm$50
August 5-26F5:30-6:30pm$40
August 7-28Su12:00-1:00pm$40

Beginner II (ages 12-16)

This level is designed for older students having little to no experience playing tennis. Get prepared for school tennis with this fast paced, basic skills class. Scoring and match play will be emphasized.​

  
  
  
  
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May 1-29Su11:00am-12:00pm$50
May 6-27F6:30-7:30pm$40
June 1-29W10:00-11:00am$50
June 3-24F6:30-7:30pm$40
June 5-26Su1:00-2:00pm$40
July 1-29F6:30-7:30pm$50
July 3-31Su1:00-2:00pm$50
July 6 - August 3W10:00-11:00am$50
August 5-26F6:30-7:30pm$40
August 7-28Su1:00-2:00pm$40

Intermediate (ages 10-16)

Strategy, stroke production, scoring and serving are emphasized in this class along with beginning discussions on strategy for singles and doubles. A mixture of low and normal compression tennis balls are used to help students master the transition from lower bounces into full height tennis. All classes include competitive games with rallying throughout practice. Students are grouped by ability. Instructor approval is required. Ages 10-16.​

  
  
  
  
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May 1-29Su2:00-3:00pm$50
May 3-31Tu5:30-6:30pm$50
May 4-25W5:30-6:30pm$40
June 2-30Th5:30-6:30pm$50
June 2-30Th9:00-10:00am$50
June 5-26Su2:00-3:00pm$40
June 7-28Tu9:00-10:00am$40
June 7-28Tu5:30-6:30pm$40
July 3-31Su2:00-3:00pm$50
July 5 - August 2Tu9:00-10:00am$50
July 5-26Tu5:30-6:30pm$40
July 7-28Th5:30-6:30pm$40
July 7 - August 4Th9:00-10:00am$50
August 2-30Tu5:30-6:30pm$50
August 4-25Th5:30-6:30pm$40
August 7-28Su2:00-3:00pm$40

Advanced (ages 12-18)

This is the highest level of junior instruction and students will focus strictly on rallying, proper technique and strategy of play for both singles and doubles. Students must also be avid tournament level players and/or participate regularly in school tennis. Full compression balls are used for all practices. Instructor approval is required.

  
  
  
  
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May 3-31Tu6:30-7:30pm$50
May 5-26Th6:30-7:30pm$40
June 1-29W9:00-10:00am$50
June 2-30Th6:30-7:30pm$50
June 7-28Tu6:30-7:30pm$40
July 5-26Tu6:30-7:30pm$40
July 6 - August 3W9:00-10:00am$50
July 7-28Th6:30-7:30pm$40
August 2-30Tu6:30-7:30pm$50
August 4-25Th6:30-7:30pm$40

​Junior Round Robin Tennis Tournament (ages 12-18)

Busy schedule? This round robin tournament is a great way to play a lot of tennis in a short amount of time! Plus, since no one is favored, there's less pressure. Open to intermediate and advanced level players and short set scoring will be used, allowing for a maximum amount of matches. Divisions will be split by age and level. Awards given to top finishers.

Junior Drop-in Point Play (ages 8-18)

Players of all levels can call to put your name on the play list. Staff will match players for round robin singles and doubles play.

  
  
  
  
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June 10F8:30am - 4:30pm$30
June 24F8:30am - 4:30pm$30
July 15F8:30am - 4:30pm$30
July 29F8:30am - 4:30pm$30

​Junior Tennis Agility Training (ages 12-18)

Get ready for some fast footwork! This program is for all levels of players who want to improve tennis skills through footwork and agility drills. The focus will be on court movement and intense feet for quicker recovery and better preparation for the next ball.

Intro to Tournament Play (ages 10-18)

This one time clinic will provide knowledge and experience to junior beginner and intermediate players interested in participating in USTA Tournaments. First half of clinic will provide information and instruction on scoring and playing. Second half of clinic will consist of serving and point play for practice.

  
  
  
  
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June 1-29W8:00-9:00am$25
July 6 - August 3W8:00-9:00am$25

​Junior Tennis League (Ages 10-18)

The ball's in your court! Sign up for the level that's right for you, whether it's learning new skills or keeping those skills sharp. These coed leagues consists of weekly singles, doubles and mixed doubles match play. Different pairings will be made each week.

Girls Preseason Drill & Play

For beginner through advanced middle and high school players. Get ready for the Fall Season and tryouts. Program consists of 30 minutes of drills and 60 minutes of point play. Call ahead or arrive early to register.

Beginner I & II: For players looking to play school tennis. Learn scoring and strategies.

  
  
  
  
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June 6-27M9:00am - 12:00pm$52
July 11 - August 1M9:00am - 12:00pm$52

​Intermediate: For players who have played JV school tennis. Must know scoring and basic strategies.

  
  
  
  
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June 8-29W9:00am - 12:00pm$52
July 13 - August 3W9:00am - 12:00pm$52

​Advanced: For players who have played at the high school varsity level. Must be knowledgeable on strategy.

  
  
  
  
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June 9-30Th9:00am - 12:00pm$52
July 14 - August 4Th9:00am - 12:00pm$52