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6 & UNDER TENNIS
Foam/Red Ages 4-6
The Surprise Tennis & Racquet Complex offers the latest in introductory tennis instruction for our 6 & Under Program. These classes focus on general motor skill development featuring tennis-specific activities. Participants, ages 4-6, will use smaller racquets, preferably not exceeding 21 inches in length, that are available to demo. Our 6 & Under students will use the Foam Ball/Red Ball on 36 Courts. Players can participate 1 or 2 days a week within our monthly sessions. See class listings below for fees and options available each month.
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» By phone at 623-222-2400 or in person.
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MONTH CLASS DAY & TIME FEES & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Jan 9 - 30
Jan 10 - 31
Jan 9 - 31

Tuesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Wednesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Twice a week

1 Class per week:
Resident $44/ Non-Resident $64
(4 week session/limit of 6 participants)

2 Classes per week:
Resident $80/ Non-Resident $100

Participants use racquets that are preferably not exceeding 21 in length and Parent participation is encouraged for this class. (Loaner racquets are available)

Feb 6 - 27
Feb 7 - 28
Feb 6 - 28

Tuesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Wednesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Twice a week

Mar 6 - 27
Mar 7 - 28
Mar 6 - 28

Tuesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Wednesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Twice a week

Apr 3 - 24
Apr 4 - 25
Apr 3 - 25

Tuesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Wednesdays 6 - 6:45pm
Twice a week


10 & Under Tennis

(For players age 7-10)
The Surprise Tennis & Racquet Complex is proud to now offer the latest in introductory tennis instruction, 10 & Under Tennis 4 days a week + bonus PLAYDAY on Thursdays! The philosophy of 10 & Under Tennis is to provide a structured and fun framework for learning the game of tennis, utilizing equipment and court dimensions that are age and skill appropriate. The curriculum seeks to develop and improve stroke technique, movement, court sense and basic tennis tactics. Demo racquets are available for 10 & Under Tennis students. To register for any 10 & Under Tennis class, please contact the Surprise Tennis and Racquet Complex at 623-222-2400 or utilize our online registration process.

REGISTER
» Register by phone 623-222-2400 or in person.
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10 & Under - Surprise Net Generation

(For players age 7-10)
Class features an introduction of tennis fundamentals, drills for stroke improvement and introduction to team-game situations. This class will utilize the felt tennis ball on a 36' court. Get the kids playing with our 1-Day and/or All Access option.

PASS TYPE CLASS MONTH DETAILS

All Access
16 Classes
4 Playdays

January
February
March
April

Classes: (M,T,W,Th) 5-6 pm
Playdates: Saturday 8-9:30 am

Ages:
7-10 years old

Fees:
All Access - Resident $110/Non-resident $130
1 Class - Resident $50/Non-resident $70

REGISTER
» By phone 623-222-2400
» In Person - directions

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1-Day / week
4 Classes
4 Playday

January
February
March
April

 

 

 

 

10 & Under Playdays

(For players age 7-10)
GET OUT AND PLAY! Free supervised match play every Saturday morning for current Net Generation students. Minimum Requirements - Simple rally skills and basic understanding of rules. This is an entry level program for junior players who are Currently Enrolled in our Surprise Net Generation - 10 & Under Program. The 10 & under Junior Doubles Drop-in program offers graduated court sizes and both 10 & Under red (Foam and Felt Ball - 36 ft. court) & 10 & Under Orange (Orange Ball - 60 ft. courts) division. This is an excellent way to introduce a child to the fun of competition without having to develop all of the necessary skills for full match play. The best part of this event is that it is non-elimination, win or lose, each child will continue to participate! This is a childs first step towards enjoying tennis for a lifetime. We encourage fun and learning over winning with this activity!

Dates/Times:
Saturdays 8-9:30 am

Fees:
$10 per player if not currently enrolled in our monthly program

Ages:
7-10 years old


11 & Up Junior Tennis
Futures
(For players age 11-17)
This class is designed for beginner and advanced beginner level players between the ages of 11-17. Class will focus on basic stroke development introducing the forehand, backhand, volley and serve. This program also includes Second Serve Saturdays from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m. when offered.
MONTH CLASS DAY / TIME FEES & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Jan 9 - 30
Jan 4 - 25
Jan 4 - 30
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30 - 9pm
Twice a Week

Complimentary walk-on practice court time and ball basket rental included

1 class per week:
4 classes & 4 2nd Serves
Resident $75 (per month)
Non-Resident $95 (per month)

2 classes per week:
8 classes & 4 2nd Serves
Resident $115 (per month)
Non-Resident $135 (per month)

REGISTER
» By phone 623-222-2400
» In Person - directions

» Download Registration Flyer

Feb 6 - 27
Feb 1 - 22
Feb 1 - 27
Tuesdays 6 - 7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30 - 9pm
Twice a Week
Mar 6 - 27
Mar 1 - 22
Mar 1 - 27
Tuesdays 6 - 7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30 - 9pm
Twice a Week
Apr 3 - 24
Apr 5 - 26
Apr 2 - 26
Tuesdays 6 - 7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30 - 9pm
Twice a Week
Challengers
(For players age 11-17)
This class is designed for teen-aged players that have advanced through the Futures Class. Class will focus on advanced stroke development and improving tennis tactics for singles and doubles play. This program also includes Teen Drop-In on Saturdays from 10am - Noon.
MONTH CLASS # / DAY / TIME FEES & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Jan 9 - 30
Jan 4 - 25
Jan 4 - 30

Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30-9pm
Twice a Week

Complimentary walk-on practice court time and ball basket rental included

1 class per week:
4 class & 4 Drop-ins
Resident $75
Non-Resident $95

2 classes per week:
8 classes & 4 Drop-ins
Resident $115
Non-Resident $135

REGISTER
» By phone 623-222-2400
» In Person - directions

» Download Registration Flyer

Feb 6 - 27
Feb 1 - 22
Feb 1 - 27
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30-9pm
Twice a Week
Mar 6 - 27
Mar 1 - 22
Mar 6 - 27
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30-9pm
Twice a Week
Apr 3 - 24
Apr 5 - 26
Apr 3 - 26
Tuesdays 6-7:30pm
Thursdays 7:30-9pm
Twice a Week
12 & Under Tennis - Surprise Net Generation

(For players age 7-12)
Advanced Beginner Tennis program for players that have advanced through the Red and Orange levels of 10 & Under Tennis. Players will be prepared to start competing using the green ball on 78' courts. Teaching Pro approval required for placement this class

MONTH CLASS DAYS & TIME FEES

Jan

Mon & Wed 6-7:30pm + 2nd Serve Sat*

2x a week
*2nd Serve Sat when available
8 Classes + 4 Playdates
$115 Residents / $135 Non-resident

REGISTER
» By phone 623-222-2400
» In Person - directions

» Download Registration Flyer

Feb

Mon & Wed 6-7:30pm + 2nd Serve Sat*

Mar

Mon & Wed 6-7:30pm + 2nd Serve Sat*

Apr

Mon & Wed 6-7:30pm+ 2nd Serve Sat*
Surprise Junior Excellence

(For players age 12-17)
This class is designed for players with some tennis experience. This program will focus on advanced stroke development, mental toughness, strategy, footwork, and match-play. This program is designed to get players for tournament play or Varsity/Jr. Varsity tennis. Enrollment in this class requires pro approval and is not available for online registration. This program also includes Second Serve Saturdays from 9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Month CLASS DAYS & TIME FEES & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Jan 4 - 29 Mon & Thurs 6 - 7:30pm
2nd Serve Sat 9:30-11am

2 classes per week + Second Serve Saturday:
8 classes + 4 2nd Serves when available
Resident $115 (per month)
Non-Resident $135 (per month)

REGISTER
» By phone 623-222-2400
» In Person - directions

» Download Registration Flyer

Feb 1 - 26
Mon & Thurs 6 - 7:30pm
2nd Serve Sat 9:30-11am
Mar 1 - 26
Mon & Thurs 6 - 7:30pm
2nd Serve Sat 9:30-11am
Apr 2 - 26 Mon & Thurs 6 - 7:30pm
2nd Serve Sat 9:30-11am
Second Serve Saturdays - New Program!

(For players age 6-18)
This program is designed for the Junior Tennis player that is looking to incorporate fitness and match play to help take their game to the next level. Participants will focus on strengthening their cardiovascular endurance; improve their footwork, speed and agility plus get valuable match experience.

AGES DAYS/TIMES FEES & LOCATION

11 - 18

Saturdays 9:30 - 11:00 am



$10 per player per Second Saturday in not cueently enrolled in our monthly program.
Included with monthly Futures, Challengers & JR Excellence Program.

SLICERS - Tennis & Pizza on Friday Nights!

(For players age 8-13)
The STRC is the place to be on Friday nights! Come play tennis with your friends and meet other teens too! Then enjoy PIZZA and PING PONG afterwards. All this fun for only $5 pp! Call ahead each week (623.222.2400) to reserve your spot and slice of pizza!

Dates:
Fridays 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Fees:
$5 per player
Ages:
7-10 yrs. Little Slices
11 - 13 yrs. Medium Slices
High School Big Slices