Adult Clinics


2017-18 Adult Clinics

At Yonkers Tennis Center, we have something for every type of player. Whether you're a recreational player or an advance player looking to reach a higher level, we are here to help you reach your goals. If you're new to the game and looking to develop your skills, we have options for you. If you're an intermediate player, looking to advance to play on an USTA team, we have options for you too!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SESSION 1 FOR Fall 2017-18!

Session I: September 2017 – January 2018

This session is 18 weeks for all clinics.
Day Start End Off
Monday

9.11.17

1.22.18

12.25, 1.1

Tuesday

9.12.17

1.16.18

12.26

Wednesday

9.13.17

1.17.18

12.27

Thursday

9.14.17

1.25.18

11.23,12.28

Friday

9.15.17

1.26.18

11.24, 12.29

Saturday

9.9.17

1.27.18

11.25, 12.23, 12.30

Sunday

9.10.17

1.28.18

11.26, 12.24, 12.31


Adult Clinic Pathway


Session I is 18 weeks for all levels


Read more about our Adult Pathway levels and playing opportunities.
Yonkers Tennis Center uses the National Tennis Rating Program to determine player levels.
Learn more about each level and find out which is the best playing level for you!

Level 1.0 Beginner: Quickstart for Adult

Level 1.0 Player Description

  • For players brand new to tennis.
  • Focuses on basics of the game including: how to hold the racquet, where the best contact points are, how to move on the court and learning the language of the sport.
  • Hand eye coordination and movement skills are practiced through cooperative challenges, fun dynamic drills, and point play games with the ultimate goal of developing a love for the game and a long term tennis player.

Level 1.0 uses: Red Ball, Orange Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour
Ratio: 6:1
Cost: $699 per session

Level 1.5 Beginner: Quickstart for Adult

Level 1.5 Player Description

  • Builds on 1.0 stage with continued focus on hand eye coordination. and movement.
  • Focuses on rally consistency, shot control, ball tracking skills, timing and rhythm and sound swing paths.
  • Cooperative challenges, fun and dynamic drills and point play games.
  • Goal of having fun, continuing to improve and becoming a long term tennis player.

Level 1.5 uses: Red Ball, Orange Ball, Green Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour
Ratio: 6:1
Cost: $699 per session

Level 2.0 Advanced Beginner

Level 2.0 Player Description

  • For players with some prior playing experience.
  • Focuses on better contact point, improving swing path, and more control.
  • Begins to talk about positioning for singles and doubles.

Level 2.0 uses: Green Ball, Yellow Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour or 1.5 Hour
Ratio: 4:1
Cost:
18 Weeks for 1 Hour: $954
18 Weeks for 1.5 Hour: $1431

Level 2.5 Advanced Beginner

Level 2.5 Player Description

  • Players have been practicing and playing and has an understanding of the game.
  • Improve on ball tracking and judgement, swing speed and shot placement and control.
  • Developing sustaining a consistent rally with other players of similar ability.
  • Ready to play social matches, USTA leagues and tournaments.

Level 2.5 uses: Yellow Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour or 1.5
Ratio: 4:1
Cost:
18 Weeks for 1 Hour: $954
18 Weeks for 1.5 Hour: $1431

Level 3.0 Intermediate

Level 3.0 Player Description

  • Fairly consistent player when hitting medium paced shots.
  • Still developing all shots, and working on better control and placement.
  • Depth, pace and alternating to different areas are focused on.
  • Working on hitting and receiving different speeds of shots, and getting into the best hitting zone.
  • Net game is a work in progress.

Level 3.0 uses: Yellow Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour or 1.5 hour
Ratio: 4:1
Cost:
18 Weeks for 1 Hour: $954
18 Weeks for 1.5 Hour: $1431

Level 3.5 Intermediate

Level 3.5 Player Description

  • This player has achieved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate pace shots.
  • Working on depth, variety, and spin.
  • Effective use of approach shots, net skills, as well as defensive shot, lobs and overheads are important.
  • Net confidence is building, as is doubles positioning and teamwork

Level 3.5 uses: Yellow Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour or 1.5 hour
Ratio: 4:1
Cost:
18 Weeks for 1 Hour: $954
18 Weeks for 1.5 Hour: $1431

Level 4.0 Advanced

Level 4.0 Player Description

  • Players have dependable stroke with directional control.
  • ability to alter depths of shots on both forehand and backhand.
  • Utilizes speciality shots such as lobs, drop shots and approach shots with success.
  • Forces errors on opponents, but still working on patience and higher level strategy.
  • Doubles teamwork comes more natural.

Level 4.0 uses: Yellow Ball
Session Length: 18 Weeks. There are two sessions from September through May. See Dates below.
Frequency: 1x per week
Class Length: 1 Hour or 1.5 hour
Ratio: 4:1
Cost:
18 Weeks for 1 Hour: $954
18 Weeks for 1.5 Hour: $1431



Payment Options for all Clinics


Payment: Payment is due in full upon enrollment unless the customer has opted for the Auto-Pay plan.

Auto-Pay Plan:

  • Our Auto-Pay plan must have a form of payment on file of either a Visa, MasterCard, or checking account. An invalid card that is run will result in a $25 fee.
  • 18 week Auto-Pay (deposit due upon registration) consists of monthly installments September 15th through November 15th for Session I.
  • Installments will be placed on your YTC account on the 25th of each month.
  • You will receive your YTC account statement on the 1st of each month with details of the month’s activities.
  • The payment will be processed against your form of payment on file on the 15th of the following month.