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YOUTH TENNIS

 

South Fulton Tennis Center is a great place for young athletes to improve their tennis skills, work hard, make new friends and have a ton of fun. Our pros use the latest teaching methods from the USTA and USPTA to help youngsters be successful. Lessons are designed to meet the developmental needs of each age group enabling them to play and learn while they build confidence.

 

Tournament Schedule

700016717 - 3/18/2107 - South Fulton Spring Junior Championship - GA Level 4 - South Fulton Tennis Center

700014817 - 4/22/2017 - AYTEF 8U Junior Spring Tournament - Burdette Tennis Center

700022117 - 04/29 - 30/2017 SACTA Junior Champion- GA Level 4 - South Fulton Tennis

700016917 - 5/20/2017 - South Fulton Summer Junior Championship - GA Level 4 - South Fulton Tennis Center

700057117 - 6/23 - 25/2017 - AYTEF Junior Summer Classic - South Fulton Tennis Center

700060217 - 9/9/2017 - ATYEF 10U Junior Tournament - Burdette Tennis Center

700057217 - 10/6 - 8/2017 - AYTEF Junior Fall Classic - South Fulton Tennis Center

700060517 - 11/4/2017 - AYTEF 10U & 8U Junior Tournament - Burdette Tennis Center

 

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8 & Under Tennis: Ages 5-6, 7-8 (Red Ball)


USTA’s revolutionary QuickStart program enables youngsters to practice and play real tennis to scale. Simple lead up activities and modified courts, nets, racquets and balls introduce our youngest students to the skills needed to play tennis successfully.  Youth learn:

  • Balance, movement, agility, coordination
  • Throwing with rotation, catching and hitting
  • Racquet and ball control
  • Teamwork and cooperation

 

10 & Under Tennis: Ages 9-10 (Orange Ball)


The QuickStart approach for youngsters ages 9 to 10 takes advantage of their improved concentration and focus as well as their physical strength, coordination and stamina. Drills, team building activities and game play help them improve:

  • Motor skills, fluency and movement
  • Approach to the ball, rotation and follow thru
  • Anticipation and reaction
  • Decision making and tactics

 

Junior Development: Ages 11-14 (Green Dot Ball)

  • This program is designed for 11 to 14 year olds who have an interest in playing tennis but have not taken intensive instruction. Students learn:
  • Stroke production, grips and footwork
  • Simple fitness drills
  • Shot selection and game style strategies
  • Court positioning, match play and scoring
     
    4 weeks per session. Sessions are monthly year round.   
    2 days a week plus Saturday.
    Classes are from 6pm to 8pm; Monday through Thursday;
    Saturday classes begin at 10am through to 12noon.
    *Length of classes are dependent on age group.
    *Make up dates are available for inclement weather.

    One or Two Youths