World Class QuickStart Tennis
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A customized tennis and coordination program for kids aged from 4 to 12 that brings the game to a size that enables children to progress more easily and quickly. By using size-appropriate equipment and courts, the game of tennis becomes more fun for them, and allows kids to get right into the action from the start. Legendary coach, Dennis Van der Meer, taught the graduated length method throughout his long career, and was instrumental in bringing a sponge ball to the mainstream of teaching in the United States.

These balls, as well as a series of low compression balls, give a bounce that produces longer and better rallies. The shorter and narrower courts give children confidence and ability to learn the movement techniques that will eventually allow them to cover the whole court. The shortened rackets have grips for smaller hands, giving kids more control and allowing them to develop better, more versatile strokes.

Introducing your children to World Class Quickstart Tennis at an early age will give them confidence by seeing immediate progress. This makes them excited to continue playing tennis. All children are evaluated and placed in age and skill-appropriate groups. A checklist of competencies ensures appropriate and timely progression throughout the 10-12 week sessions.

If you have any questions about the program or are ready to register your junior(s), please call 800-845-6138 and choose the sales extension.

March 5 - May 24, 2018
After School Program

Summer Tennis and Day Camp
June 4-August 10, 2018
8:30am to 2:30pm

Under the guidance of Coach Sally, VDM’s QuickStart Coordinator, the QuickStart Tennis and Day Camp is an exciting way for your young camper to spend the day with the Van Der Meer staff.

Held at the Van Der Meer Tennis Center, the camp will focus your child on developing his/her tennis skills using the World Class QuickStart Tennis format which is a customized tennis program for kids ages 4–12 years old that brings the game of tennis to their level so they can progress more efficiently. By using size-appropriate equipment and courts, the game of tennis becomes more accessible and fun for them, and allows kids to get right into the action from the start. Introducing your children to World Class QuickStart Tennis at a young age will allow them to gain confidence by seeing immediate progress, making them more excited about continuing to play.

While we feature tennis and conditioning, the QuickStart Tennis and Day Camp has the perfect blend of other activities to keep your child entertained, motivated, and enthralled in a fun, safe, and healthy environment. Other activities include, but are not limited to, arts and crafts, dodgeball, soccer, hockey, water games, snacks, and other physical play. Sign your child up for a day or week and see them progress in a sport for their lifetime!

$235 for the full week or $54 daily.

Tennis Participant Testimonial

"Excellent instruction; pros try to connect to the kids and genuinely seem to enjoy teaching"
K.C., July

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