About Junior Tennis Clinics

JKST offers junior tennis players, 18 and under, a chance to learn new skills in a group setting. This is a great way to improve your tennis and play against other players at the same skill level with similar goals. 

 

A Tennis Clinic for All Levels

We have clinics for all ages and levels of skill.  Whether you are trying to get on a high school team, trying out for college, or just starting to learn tennis, we have a clinic to help you get there.  

 

Find the Perfect Tennis Clinics

For anyone new to JKST, you can meet with one of our certified tennis professionals and they will evaluate your level and find the clinic that is right for you. The club may require a play test with a professional for placement. We ask that you please respect the professional’s evaluation in matching you with other players. See below for just a few of our available clinics.

Junior Clinics

 

 

 

Gold (Level 4)

 

  • For high performance players focused on tournaments and rankings

  • High intensity program focusing on physical, tactical and mental aspects

  • Emphasis on adding power and touch for competitive advantage

  • Participation based on skill level

 

Silver (Level 3)

 

  • Designed for skilled competitive players developing specific goal sets

  • Focuses on footwork and execution of all strokes

  • Preparation for USTA tournaments and ranking

  • Participation based on skill level

Blue (Level 2)

 

  • Focuses on proper technique, footwork, consistency and court awareness

  • Demonstrate proper form for all strokes with a live ball

  • Develop the ability to play matches with etiquette and sportsmanship

 

Yellow (Level 1)

 

  • Designed for beginners and low intermediate players

  • Focus on spin, consistency, and control

  • Develop all strokes, maintain a baseline rally, and keep score

 

10 and Under Clinics
 
 
 

Green

 

  • Focus on developing strokes and understanding strategy

  • Regular sized racquets used on a full sized court

  • Tennis balls used are 25% slower than standard tennis balls

 

 

Red

 

  • Continue to sharpen their ABCs (agility, balance, coordination) while beginning to develop racket skills

  • Introduction to different grips used and topspin and underspin on both forehand and backhand sides

  • Ability to place the ball intentionally short, deep, and side to side is crucial before advancing to the next level

  • Typically the developmental stage with the longest duration

  • Use red felt balls on a 36-foot court

Orange

 

  • Deisgned for 10 & Under players with some experience

  • Players in this level can demonstrate all basic strokes, how to keep score, and have an understanding of the concepts and etiquette of tennis

  • Fun and active environment

  • Modified 60 foot court

  • Softer orange dot tennis balls and smaller 23" to 25" racquets

 

Ball Skills

 

  • Designed to teach 3-5 year olds the ABCs (agility, balance, coordination)

  • Introduction to tennis with foam balls and using various games to hep children acquire skills necessary to play tennis and other ball sports

  • Developmental stage that is often forgotten.  It is very necessary for children to improve these motor skills in order to play sports

  • Recommended 1-2 days a week

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Gulph Mills Tennis Club

610 S. Henderson Rd
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Tel: 610.265.3677

Fax: 610.265.3678

 

Email: tennis@jkcp.com
 

Narberth Tennis Club

612 Montgomery Ave.
Narberth, PA 19072

610.664.2696
 

 

Club Hours

The club is open 7 days a week. From 6:30am to 11:00pm.

Call for availability.

The club requires 24 hour notice of cancellation or full payment is due. Clinic groups and matches are formed according to ability and age. We ask that you please respect the pro’s evaluation in matching you with other players. Proper tennis attire is required on court. Shoes must have non-marking soles. The club reserves the right to dismiss without refund anyone whose conduct is detrimental to the enjoyment of the other players. There is one make-up clinic allowed per session. There are no carryovers to the next season.

 

Liability Waiver: By signing the club agreement, you acknowledge that you or your child are physically fit to participate in any program and further agree that all exercise and use of all facilities shall be undertaken by his or her sole risk. You agree that JKST, Inc. shall not be liable for claims, demands, injuries, damages or suits of any nature for injuries or his or her property arising out of or resulting from use of the services and/or facilities of JKST, Inc.

 

Loss Waiver: I agree that the Club is not responsible for damage to or loss of my or my child’s personal property while at the Club premises or damage to or loss of my motor vehicle while parked on the Club’s lot.

Junior Tennis Clinics