Adult Programs

Adult Programs

At Vancouver Tennis Center, our adult programs offer something for all levels of play and experience. New to the game? Try Tennis 101! Refining your skills? Tune-up your game with Singles 3.0+ or one of our Live Ball Clinics. Looking to improve your fitness? Cardio Tennis will give you a great workout with heart-pumping, non-stop action.

VTC uses the National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP) for many of our programs to help players find the class that best fits their level of play. For assistance in determining your rating and picking a program click here. If you have additional questions about which program is best for your level, email vtc@pnw.usta.com to schedule a 15-minute evaluation (*fees may apply). In your message please include your name, rating and prior experience.

Below is a list of current adult programs. For additional info, including class days, times, and instructors, and/or to register, click the “Register” link that corresponds with the class you’re interested in. You will be taken to our online portal.

 

Beginner (1.0 and Above)

Tennis 101

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Are you new to tennis or a re-entry level player? This class is for you! Learn basic tennis skills and fundamental tennis shots, scoring, singles and doubles play, basic court positioning, and how to properly grip the tennis racquet, all in a fun and friendly environment. This program will also prepare you for our Live Ball Clinic 2.0.

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Live Ball Clinic Beginner & 2.0

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Designed with an emphasis on fundamentals, technique, and play, you’ll learn the appropriate contact point, proper stroke development and basic singles and doubles court positioning. This program will prepare you for our Live Ball Clinic 2.5 which will include more point play.

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2.5 and Above

Live Ball Clinic 2.5

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focusing heavily on stroke mechanics, movement to the ball and recovery, you’ll rally with your peers while working on your technique, footwork patterns, and consistency. The goal for this clinic will be for you to play singles and/or doubles points.

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Senior Drill & Play

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

For players over the age of 60. You’ll work on doubles strategies and tactics through light point play at a comfortable pace while also receiving guidance on your groundstrokes, volleys, and serve. All levels are welcome (if you are new to tennis, we recommend you start with Tennis 101).

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Skills & Drills

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Combining fast-paced doubles drills and point play with professional coaching, this is a great opportunity to practice volleys, groundstrokes, and court positioning all while getting in a great workout. This program is open to levels 2.5 and above.

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Women's Skills & Drills

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Combining fast-paced doubles drills and point play with professional coaching, this is a great opportunity to practice volleys, groundstrokes, and court positioning all while getting a great workout. This program is open to levels 2.5 and above.

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3.0 and Above

Live Ball Clinic 3.0

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focusing on continued development of stroke mechanics, net play, and doubles tactics, you’ll rally with your peers while working on depth, direction, and consistency when hitting the ball. The goal for this clinic will be for you to transition to our Live Ball Clinic 3.5.

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Live Ball Clinic 3.0+

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focusing heavily on stroke mechanics, rallying skills and net play, you’ll work on your technique and footwork while also learning to hit the ball with depth, direction, and control at a medium pace.

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Singles Clinic 3.0+

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focus will be on singles strategy, positioning, movement, high-percentage vs. low-percentage shots, and how to beat various playing styles. Players are expected to rally with directional control at a medium pace to take this class. For 3.0 level players and above.

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Serve & Return Clinic 3.0+

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focusing on the fundamentals of both the return and serve, you’ll learn different types of serves, serve placement, and how to return effectively to help set up points in both doubles and singles situations.

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3.5 and Above

Live Ball Clinic 3.5

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focuses heavily on doubles tactics, positioning, and court coverage. You’ll also receive direction on shot making and shot selections while participating in fast paced drills, helping you elevate your game to the next level.

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Live Ball Clinic 3.5+

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Focuses heavily on technique, directional control, rallying and net play. You’ll receive instruction on shot selection, positioning, and recovery while participating in fast-paced drills, helping you to elevate your game to the next level.

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4.0 and Above

Men's Day 4.0+

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

For players rated 4.0 and above, this is a great way to play competitive tennis and meet new friends! Rotations occur every 30 minutes, giving you the opportunity to play with and against a variety of different players.

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Social Classes

Ball Machine Clinic

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Tailored towards defining your technique and improving your consistency, this is a great opportunity to work on any weaknesses that may be plaguing your game and help build confidence in your shot making. All levels are welcome.

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Cardio Tennis

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

This high energy class combines tennis with a heart-pumping, full-body workout. You'll be on the move for duration of the class, hitting a lot of balls, putting you in full calorie-burning mode. Make this class part of your weekly routine and your fitness will improve in no time!

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Men's Day

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Play competitive tennis and meet new friends! Rotations occur every 30 minutes, giving you the opportunity to play with and against a variety of different players. All levels are welcome – you must be able to serve.

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Men's Night

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Play competitive tennis and meet new friends! Players are paired and rotated every 30 minutes, giving you the opportunity to play with and against a variety of different players. All levels are welcome – you must be able to serve.

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Mixed Doubles

Levels: B (1.0) | 2.0 | 2.5 | 3.0 | 3.5 | 4.0+

Play competitive tennis and meet new friends! Men and women are paired and rotated every 30 minutes, giving you the opportunity to play with and against a variety of different players. All levels are welcome – you must be able to serve.

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