Kew Kids Saturday Program
PROGRAM FEE: $90 (plus HST)
Kew Kid’s Saturday Morning Program classes are available 1 hour times slots.
|Spring Dates:||May 4 – June 15
(Rain Date June 22 / Off May 18)
|6 Weekly Sessions|
|Spring Program Times:||8am-9am, 9am-10am, 10am-11am, 11am-12pm, 12pm-1pm||8am-9am Girls Program Offered
11am-12pm Team Tennis Program Offered
|Summer Dates:||July 6 – August 10
(Rain Date Aug 17)
|6 Weekly Sessions|
|Summer Program Times:||9am-10am, 10am-11am, 11am-12pm|
NO FALL Session due to unpredictable weather conditions
Red Ball – Classes for Ages 5-8
All participants will be assessed and placed according to their skill level. Juniors will learn to hit basic strokes, such as forehand, backhand, volley, overhead and serve. They will also learn to rally and play competitive games.
Red 1: In this stage children are learning the basic motor and co-ordination skills. For this class 19″ to 21″ racquets are recommended, red balls and mini-nets will be used for this class. Skills that students are taught in this class include, underhand and overhead throwing, catching, learning to hit a dropped ball and an underhand serve in the ½ court. Red 2: In this stage children are now able to exchange a few rallies over the mini-net. This class is 21″ to 23″ racquets, red balls and mini net will be used in this class. Skills that are taught in this class include groundstroke rallies, overhead serve, volley and basic footwork in the ½ court.
Orange Ball – Classes for Ages 8-10
In this stage children are taught to have basic exchanges from 18 meters (3/4 court). In this class 23″ to 25″ racquets are used, stage 2 balls (low compression) and an 18m court will be used in this class. Skills that are taught in this class include groundstroke rallies, overhead serve, volley and basic footwork in the 3/4 court.
Green Ball – Classes for Ages 10-12
In this stage children use a 23″ to 25″ racquets, stage 3 balls (low compression). Players learn to serve, rally, score, and play at net in singles and doubles on a regulation sized court with a low-compression transition ball.
Regular Ball – Classes for Ages 12+
This is for kids playing with a regular tennis ball on a full size court.