2023-24 JUNIOR TENNIS SESSIONS

IN BETHESDA 

Session 1: August 28th- November 5th (8-10 week session) 
Session 2: November 6- January 14th (7-8week session) 
Session 3: January 15th- March 10th (7-8 week session)
Session 4: March 10th- June 9th (10-12 week session)
NO CLASSES DURING MCPS SPRING BREAK (March 23rd-31st) and MEMORIALDAY WEEKEND (May 25th-27th)
 
 

*For classes that require preapproval, please email tennistar.rena@gmail.com for the direct link to sign up.

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At TenniStar Sports, we offer a developmental pathway that caters to youth of all different age groups and skill sets. Our goal is to help improve your child's game and to get them to the next level through our progressive junior classes that utilize age-appropriate equipment and tools
We offer Red, Orange and Green Dot classes that are skill and age specific to help your child progress to the next level. 
Red and Orange Balls will be used for kids ages 10 and under. Green and Yellow are for kids 11-18 yrs old. 
Red Ball kids (ages 7 and under) will use a 21ft short court and a smaller net. 
Orange Ball kids (ages 8-10) will use a 36ft short court with a regular tennis net. 
Green Dot and Yellow Ball kids (ages 11 and up) will use a regular 78ft court. 
We also offer private lessons as well as private group classes at a different rate. Please contact tennistar.rena@gmail.com for more information!
Red Ball 1
This is for beginner kids ages 5-7 who have limited experience with tennis. Kids will focus on building physical skills such as agility, coordination and speed while learning the fundamentals of different tennis shots. 
Age: 5-7           
Saturday 9am-10am Click Here to Sign Up!
Sunday 9am-10am  FULL
Orange Ball 1 Saturday 
This class is designed for beginner and intermediate kids ages 8-10 who will be introduced to fundamental tennis shots such as the forehand, backhand, serve, and volley with a focus on developing footwork. 
Age 8-10
Saturday 10-11am FULL

Advanced Orange Ball 2

This class requires basic rallying abilities with a main focus of developing topspin. There will be a greater focus on ball placement as well as net play. 

Ages: 8-10 

Saturday 11am- 12pm

Green Dot 1

This class is a beginner's class for kids 10-12 that is designed to further develop their fundamentals and footwork technique. Kids will be introduced to game play through score keeping and point play. 

Ages: 10-12

Wednesday 5pm-6pm Click Here to Sign Up!

Friday 6-7pm 

Green Dot 2 

Green dot 2 requires kids to be able to rally proficiently with a Pro and their fellow peers. In this class, kids will focus on ball placement and other tactics for intro to match play. Score keeping and serving will be emphasized.

Preapproval necessary by coach before placement* 

Ages: 10-12

Monday 4pm-5pm 

Fundamentals To Yellow Ball 

This class is designed for kids who are looking to improve upon their technique. In this class, kids will learn the proper way to hold a racket and the basics to different types of swings.

Ages 13 and up 

Advanced Yellow Ball 1

This class is designed for kids with at least 1yr of experience in the sport. In this class, we will go over the basic fundamentals of the five main shots in tennis (forehand, backhand, volley, serve and overheads). There will also be a focus on developing proper footwork techniques. 

Ages: 13 and up

Monday 5pm-6pm FULL

Wednesday 4-5pm (2 spots open) Click Here to Sign Up

Friday 5-6pm FULL

Yellow Ball 2

Kids in this class will have limited match play experience but are expected to be comfortable with score keeping. In this class, kids will be able to hold an extended rally with partners while showing proper footwork techniques. Kids will work on match play tactics and serving and receiving skills.

Preapproval necessary by coach before placement *   

Ages: 13 and up  

Monday 6-7:30pm FULL

Tuesday 4pm-5:30pm FULL

Thursday 4pm-5:30pm FULL

Saturday 12pm-1:30pm FULL

Advanced Yellow Ball 2

This class is designed for kids with match play experience. Competitive match play experience is required in order to enroll for this class. In this class, kids will work on further developing their strokes with a strong emphasis on match play tactics. Pre-approval needed for participation in this class.

Ages 13 and up

Saturday 1:30-3pm FULL

Sunday 10:30am-12pm FULL

High School Intermediate/Advanced Clinic 

This class is designed for rising high schoolers or current high schoolers looking for more match play experience. This is for older players seeking to play more competitive tennis whether on their school team or outside of school through junior tournaments.

Preapproval necessary by coach before placement * 

Ages: 14 and up 

Tuesday 5:30pm-7pm FULL

Sunday 2pm-4pm FULL

Advanced High School Clinic

To join our tournament and match play prep class, players should have competitive match play experience whether through their school teams or through regulated sanctioned, year-round tournaments. There will be a greater emphasis on more tactical tennis as well as fitness and footwork.

Preapproval necessary by coach before placement* 

Ages: 14 and up 

Thursday 5:30-7pm FULL

Sunday 12pm-2pm FULL

*For classes that require preapproval, please email tennistar.rena@gmail.com for the direct link to sign up.

Cancelation Policy

What if I need to cancel?

The club will provide a credit on account if the player wishes to cancel a program registration. Refunds are subject to a $50 administrative fee for cancellations made within 2 weeks of the designated start date, unless the customer requests a credit on account. Prior to 2 weeks, a full refund will be given, without penalty.