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Kerrisdale Community Centre | Spring Programs

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

Kinder (5-6 yrs) 

Young beginners are introduced to tennis through high-energy lessons that use the mini-court stage of the progressive tennis model.  

8 sessions | $80

Monday

3:30pm-4pm

April 29-June 17

Tuesday

3:30pm-4pm

April 30-June 18

Saturday

9am-9:30am

May 4-June 22

Junior (7-9 yrs)

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

8 sessions | $144

Monday

4:15pm-5:15pm

April 29-June 17

Tuesday

4:15pm-5:15pm

April 30-June 18

Wednesday

3:45pm-4:45pm

May 1-June 19

Saturday

9:30am-10:30am

May 4-June 22

Youth (10-12 yrs)

Young beginners will develop the skills to play within the ¾ court stage of the progressive tennis model. Technical development is emphasized through a variety of exciting games and learning exercises.

8 sessions | $144

Monday

5:15pm-6:15pm

April 29-June 17

Thursday

3:45pm-4:45pm

May 2-June 20

Friday

3:45pm-4:45pm

May 3-June 21

Saturday

10:30am-11:30am

May 4-June 22

Teen Beginner (13-17yrs) 

An introduction to the game with an eventual progression to rally and play within the full court setting. Students will be introduced to all phases of play and basic strategy.

8 sessions | $180

Tuesday

5:15pm-6:30pm

April 30-June 18

Wednesday

5:00pm-6:15pm

May 1-June 19

Teen Intermediate (13-17yrs)

Teen Intermediate serves as an opportunity for more experienced students (>12 months of play) to refine their technical and tactical skills. Through game-based learning, students will improve upon their ability to play within cooperative and competitive settings. Skilled younger players may enrol in this class with the instructor’s permission.

8 sessions | $180

Tuesday

6:30pm-7:45pm

April 30-June 18

Thursday

5pm-6:15pm

May 2-June 20

Friday

5pm-6:15pm

May 3-June 21

Adult Beginner (18+yrs) 

An introduction to the game with an eventual progression to rally and play within the full court setting. Students will be introduced to all phases of play and basic strategy.

7 sessions | $158

Monday and Wednesday

6:30pm-7:45pm

April 29-May 22

Adult Intermediate (18+) 

An opportunity for players with some experience (2.5 - 3.0 NTRP rating) to refine their technical and tactical skills. Through game-based learning, students will improve upon their ability to play within cooperative and competitive settings.  

8 sessions | $180

Monday and Wednesday

6:30pm-7:45pm

May 27-June 19

Key Information

www.kerrrisdalecc.com

604-257-8100

Logistics

  • Lessons take place at Elm Park (43rd Ave and Larch)

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

  • 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 May 20th

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

Information for Spring and Summer 2020 programs will be published online in February.