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Group Tennis Lessons

Pint Sized Players | Tennis Tikes | Youth Tennis
Teen / Tween Tennis | Adult Tennis


Leawood Parks & Recreation is proud to partner with Genesis Health Club
to offer  group tennis lessons for youth

Tennis Players

All tennis lessons will be held at:
Leawood City Park •10601 Lee Boulevard

 

Pint Size PlayersAges 4-6 years
Red Foam Balls / 36 ft. Short Court

Fee: $115 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $100

A child's first experience on a tennis court should be fun. Utilizing the red foam ball and a smaller court, children will learn basic skills and coordination needed for tennis.  We play various games that incorporate skills and make tennis fun.

Spring Classes
Monday & Wednesday, 4:45-5:30pm
April 2-25
April 30 - May 23

Summer Classes
Monday - Friday, 8:30-9:30am
June 4-15
June 18-29
July 9-20
July 23 - August 3

 

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Tennis Tikes • Youth Tennis • Tween / Teen Tennis


Youth tennis lessons are designed for the beginner to intermediate player.  Classes will be split into groups after a short assessment of skill level and/or age.  Players will learn and improved basic tennis skills of forehand, backhand, serve, volley, scorekeeping and footwork. All lessons will incorporate drill and games that will improve skill and enjoyment of the game of tennis.

Fee: $130 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $115

 

Tennis TikesAges 7-8 years
Red Felt Balls / 36 ft. Short Court

Spring Classes
Monday & Wednesday, 5:30-6:30pm
April 2-25
April 30 - May 23

Summer Classes
Monday-Friday, 8:30-9:30am
June 4-15
June 18-29
July 9-20
July 23 - August 3

 

Youth TennisAges 9-10 years
Orange Balls / 60 ft. Court

Spring Classes
Tuesday & Thursday, 4:30-5:30pm
April 3-26
May 1-24

Summer Classes
Monday-Friday, 9:30-10:30am
June 4-15
June 18-29
July 9-20
July 23 - August 3

 

Tween / Teen TennisAges 11-14 years
Orange / Green Balls / 60 ft. Court

Spring Classes
Tuesday & Thursday, 5:30-6:30pm
April 3-26
May 1-24

Summer Classes
Monday-Friday, 10:30-11:30am
June 4-15
June 18-29
July 9-20
July 23 - August 3

 

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Adult Beginner TennisAges 18+

Fee: $115 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $100

Adults will learn the basic techniques, tactics and the basic rules of tennis and be able to play competitive points using the green ball on a full court.  For the purpose of this course, adult starter players are defined as those who:

•  Are complete beginners to tennis i.e. have never played tennis before, or

•  Who have received basic coaching but have never played the game outside of a    

   coaching environments, or

•  Beginners returning to tennis after a long absence

Spring Classes
Monday & Wednesday
April 2-25, 10:00-11:00am or 6:30-7:30pm
April 30 - May 23, 10:00-11:00am or 6:30-7:30pm


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