See details for the 2010 Tennis Schedule at www.whitemantennis.com. Sign-up for lessons and clinics can be initiated online. Programs offered this season include the following:
Junior Tennis Clinics: This program is open to tennis hopefuls, 17 and under, who are interested in learning to play tennis, improve their skills, and/or eventually graduate to competitive play. Scott will start by running an 8-week Spring Warm-up program from April 26th-June 18th. Players will be grouped by age and ability (peewee, beginner, intermediate) and will play once or twice a week. Additional summer sessions will follow.
Junior Tennis Team: We will once again field a junior team open to boys and girls ages 9-17. Singles and doubles matches will be played against local tennis clubs. Each match is comprised of girls and boys’ matches at several different age groups. Matches will be on Thursdays in June and July beginning June 24th. Contact Scott or Miro if interested.
Free Junior Clinics: This year the RTA will offer free clinics, the dates to be determined. Beginners can come out for free instruction, games, and prizes. The clinics are open to any Rowayton resident, member or not, and will be run on a first-come-first-serve basis. Volunteer instructors are welcome.
Ladies Clinics: Held on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday mornings, with a choice of three time slots, the first eight-week session begins April 26th (a second session begins June 22nd). Clinics involve a variety of drills for all aspects of tennis play, game strategy, and coached doubles play. Participants are grouped by ability. Evening clinics are also available M-F.
Ladies’ League Play & Drills: Monday mornings, drills and strategy, choice of two time slots. Tuesday mornings scheduled matches in the Darien A League. Ten weeks of competitive doubles action. For details and sign-up, visit www.whitemantennis.com or call 853-8842.
Men's A and B Team: The RTA Men's A/B-Teams, which play in the Fairfield County Tennis League (www.fctl.org), uses Courts #1 through #4 from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesdays beginning in late May and running through mid-July. If you’re interested in playing at the A level, call Jim Kerans at 854-9764. If you’re interested in playing at the B level, call Pete Koerner at 838-1616 (or email@example.com).
Men's Drills: This program offers organized instruction by our pros for men who play at any level. Group instruction will be organized by level of play. Play is scheduled for Saturday mornings beginning May 1st. Evening clinics are also available M-F.
Tennis Lessons - Private, Semi-private or Video Analysis can be scheduled with Scott or Miro.
Whiteman Sports Programs
Once again, Scott will be running his popular Sports Camp at Bayley Beach during June, July, and August, offering tennis, soccer, baseball, and basketball instruction from experienced counselors for children ages 3½-14. To register or learn more about the camp, visit www.whitemantennis.com or call 853-8842.