Enthusiastic instructors will foster a love of the game in your child!
Beginning players are introduced to basic skills. Experienced players
will improve strokes and learn strategy. Drills and games are used
to help everyone develop an understanding of the game. Every team member will receive a team t-shirt.
Join the UVA Junior Tennis Teams for instruction and competition! For players from ages 8–17, from advanced beginner to high school varsity, squads will have home scrimmages and match play on Thursdays from 1:00–4:00 PM. Every team member will receive a team t-shirt.
Do you play tennis for your high school? Come train with us in the off season and increase the speed, agility and power of your game. Every team member will receive a team t-shirt.
Adult instructional classes are offered at four levels:
- Beginner: This class is designed as an introduction
to the game! Players will learn the rules of the game and gain
a basic understanding of the forehand, backhand, serve, volley,
singles and doubles positions.
- Advanced Beginner: Designed for players who
are familiar with rules of play and have a basic understanding
of forehand, backhand, serve, and volley strokes. The class includes
an introduction to the lob, overhand, and approach shots. Players
will improve all strokes through repetition and learn to sustain
- Intermediate: Designed for players who can
consisently sustain a rally and are looking to revive their competitive
game or want to play competitively. This class involves in-depth
stroke review and refinement, as well as extensive drill. Game
strategies and shot selection will also be covered in depth.
- Advanced: Improve your game by hitting with
the best. Designed for competitive players. Participants will
be coached with emphasis on advanced stroke techniques and game
strategies. Our instructors will help you capitalize on your strength
to develop an effective match play strategy.
University of Virginia
Dept. of Intramural-Recreational Sports
P.O. Box 400317, 450 Whitehead Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22904
PH: 434.924.3791 • FAX: 434.924.3858 • E-mail