Schaumburg Park District serves up tennis lessons

By Schaumburg Park District

Schaumburg Tennis PlusYouth tennis lessons are offered seasonally for ages 4 to 13 at Schaumburg Park District’s Schaumburg Tennis Plus, 1416 N. Payne Road. Classes are designed for beginning to advanced players and divided by age group.

The Tiny Tennis program for ages 4-6 is designed for the true beginner.  Motor skills and hand-eye coordination are the primary focus.  Beginning stroke mechanics will be introduced on the forehand, backhand and serve.

The Aces 1 program for ages 6-9 is designed for the true beginner.  Motor skills and hand-eye coordination are the primary focus.  Beginning stroke mechanics will be introduced on the forehand, backhand and serve.  All 6-year-olds must have completed one session of Tiny Tennis.

The Futures program for ages 8-10 is designed for the player with a basic understanding of stroke mechanics.  This player is beginning to rally and movement to the ball is improving.  Stroke mechanics on the backhand, forehand and serve will be reinforced.

The Challenger program for ages 10-13 is designed for the player with a basic understanding of stroke mechanics.  This player is beginning to move to the ball and contact has improved.  Stroke mechanics on the backhand, forehand and serve will be reinforced.  All 10-year-olds must have completed one session of Futures.

Registration is available at parkfun.com and at Schaumburg Park District registration facilities.

For more information, call (847) 884-0678 or visit www.parkfun.com.