West Hillhurst Tennis

WHCA Tennis offers youth and adult lessons…There is much more to tennis than just sport or competition. Learning to improve and challenge yourself through tennis can change and improve your life. Tennis can be a fun and beneficial lifelong recreation activity and can be enjoyed by people of all ages and abilities.  Whether you are brand new to the game, need a refresher, or are looking to improve to the next level, WHCA has a program for you.

Summer session starts in early July and registration is now open so sign up today to guarantee the program day and time you want.

What our Programs Teach

 

CategoryWhat They Will Learn
Net GameHow to win points at the net.
How to hit volleys.
How to hit overheads.
FootworkHow to position yourself better on court.
GroundstrokesHow to hit good forehands and backhands from anywhere on the court.
Serve and ReturnHow to hit different types and add power to your serves.
How to serve accurately.
How to be more aggressive on returns.

 

Youth Tennis Lessons – 4+ years

Youth tennis is a great way to get regular exercise while having fun learning a new sport for life. It provides participants with the opportunity to practice and play, with a focus on skill development.We use equipment and tennis balls based on ages and abilities geared to the specific program.

Youth lessons are offered on Fridays or Saturdays.  Times vary depending on age and ability and the format is a traditional lessons approach with a focus on fun and activity. Choose the program that best fits your child’s age range as our tennis lessons  can accommodate a range of abilities.

 

 

SUMMER - Saturdays

LevelsDescriptionHours of Training/WKTimeDatesCostRegistration
Youth Beginner - 5 - 8 yrsNew players or recently started playing tennis.111 am to NoonJuly 8, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 12, August 19, August 26$80Youth Beginner
Youth Intermediate - 8+ yrsBasic understanding of tennis basics and able to rally.1Noon - 1 pmJuly 8, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 12, August 19, August 26$80Youth Intermediate

 

 

Adult Tennis Lessons

Adult lessons are offered on Thursday evenings. Times vary depending on ability.

 

SUMMER - Thursdays

LevelsHours of Training/WKTimeDatesCostRegistration
Adult Beginner1.55:30 - 7:00pmJuly 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24$180Adult Beginner
Adult Advanced1.57:00 - 8:30pmJuly 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24$180Adult Advanced

 

WHCA Tennis Ladder

Looking for some fun and friendly competition? Join our monthly tennis ladders to plan regular weekly matches and move up to the top! Our tennis ladder format has players grouped by level and playing everyone in that group within a scheduled time – top in each group moves up, lower players are relegated.

Members only can join the tennis ladders – memberships are always available! To get started, email brian@ennslaw.ca

Questions about our tennis programs?  Email John at programs@westhillhurst.com or call 403-283-0464, ext. 4.