Dunbar Community Centre | Summer Camps and Classes

Registration takes place through the City of Vancouver's online recreation and activity registry

Registration opens March 10 at 7pm

Mini Aces Camp (5-7 yrs)

Start tennis this summer! Prepare your child to excel at tennis and sport with our fundamental movement and tennis camp. We have fun developing students’ balance, jumping, throwing, catching, and racquet skills. An emphasis is placed on learning how to develop coordination and cooperation skills in a group setting.

5 sessions | $200

Tu-F*

9am-11:30am

August 4-August 7

M-F

9am-11:30am

August 10-August 14

M-F

9am-11:30am

August 17-August 21

M-F

9am-11:30am

August 24-August 28

Junior Fundamentals Camp (8-11 yrs)

Fun half-day camps! Young beginners are introduced to the game through high energy, game-based lessons that use the ½ court stage of progressive tennis model.  An emphasis is placed on inspiring a love for the game while building a strong technical foundation.

5 sessions | $240

Tu-F*

9am-12pm

August 4-August 7

M-F

9am-12pm

August 10-August 14

M-F

9am-12pm

August 17-August 21

M-F

9am-12pm

August 24-August 28

Junior Aces Camp (9-13 yrs)

Build your tennis game! Start or continue to develop skills through high energy, game-based lessons that use the progressive tennis model. An emphasis is placed on building a strong technical foundation, developing strategy and point play. Beginner and intermediate levels welcome.

5 sessions | $240

Tu-F

1pm-4pm

August 4-August 7

M-F

1pm-4pm

August 10-August 14

M-F

1pm-4pm

August 17-August 21

M-F

1pm-4pm

August 24-August 28

Adult Intermediate (18+yrs)

Take your game to the next level! An opportunity for players with some experience with the game (Adult Beginner or 2.0 – 2.5 NTRP rating) to refine their technical and tactical skills.  Through game-based learning, students will improve their ability to play within cooperative and competitive settings.

7 sessions | $210

M + W

6pm-7:30pm

July 27-August 19*

Key Information

http://dunbarcentre.org

604-222-6060

Logistics

  • All students MUST print off our activity waiver found on our website and bring a signed copy to the FIRST class

  • Lessons take place at Memorial Park West (32nd Ave and Dunbar St.)

  • Students are expected to bring their own rackets and dress in athletic attire with athletic shoes

  • Students are expected to wear sunscreen and a hat, and bring water

  • In the case of rainy or questionable weather, classes may be cancelled. The instructor will contact you. Refunds will be issued at the end of the session.

  • No class August 3

Learning Environment

  • A safe, non-judgmental space for students and staff

  • Tennis Canada Certified Coaches

  • Max student to teacher ratio of 6:1

  • Progressive tennis method and equipment used

  • Teaching model encourages learning through play

  • Integrated perception training 

  • An emphasis on fun, activity, and challenge

  • Sensitive to distinct emotional and learning needs