Junior Tennis

Tiburon Peninsula Club offers outstanding support for exceptional junior tennis players who want to improve their game and access the highest competitive levels. The Club’s Junior Tennis Program connects junior players with nationally recognized tennis pros and will be able to help them develop to levels worthy of college scholarships and/or National rankings.

The Club’s “10 & Under Tennis Program” is officially sanctioned by the USTA and will offer our youngest members a wonderful opportunity to learn the game of tennis using smaller racquets, larger balls and shorter courts. Trained teaching pros lead small groups of children in games and tennis drills that teach important hand-to-eye coordination, footwork and the rules of the game.

Our clinics and camps will meet the needs of any level player.

REGULAR BALL TEAM (Ages 11-17): Designed to help players improve their competition skills by teaching singles and doubles strategy while raising confidence for tournament play.

Major emphasis placed on refining stroke technique, court positioning, strategy, and developing a well-rounded game. Regular balls are used.

GREEN DOT BALL TEAM (Ages 10-12): Players have 3-4 years of tennis lesson experience. Coaches reinforce solid fundamentals, footwork & service technique at this level. Players will develop strategy, shot selection andtactics for competitive singles and doubles play. Many players will have interest in playing or preparing for high school tennis. Green dot balls are used.

On court fitness/footwork training is part of the daily program.

ORANGE BALL TEAM (Ages 7-10): Students have 1-2 years of tennis lesson experience already. This class focuses on technique, footwork, strategy, and applying them to competitive rallies. This includes developing proper service technique for singles and doubles. Low compression orange balls are used on a 60ft court.

RED BALL TEAM (Ages 5-7): Instructors create a positive & energetic atmosphere while instilling tennis basics and the love of tennis. Hand-eye coordination, throwing, catching & short court games with soft balls are all part of the daily program. Low compression red balls are used on a 36ft court.

GOLD COIN PROGRAM (Pre-K Children): Instructors create a positive & energetic atmosphere while teaching athletic basics and the love of tennis. Hand-eye coordination, throwing, catching & short court games with soft balls are all part of the daily program. Children earn Gold Coins redeemable for prizes.