Tennis Instruction

Register for Tennis Instruction!

  • Join us for Tennis instruction ranging from beginner to advanced levels

Programs & Schedules

Register For Specific Tennis Instruction Programs Below:

Location:

Athletic Centre (55 Harbord St., Toronto) - FieldHouse Courts E2/ W3


VACCINATION & SCREENING REQUIRED

In line with recommendations from public health authorities, participants must be fully vaccinated – 2 doses +14 days - by September 22, 2021 and complete a pre-visit screening form on the day of your visit before using our facilities.  The pre-screening tool will be available online and printed copies will also available at check-in if you do not have access to the online form. Please be ready to present your completed form (digital/mobile or print copy) when you check-in.

Please read the latest update on our safety protocols.


Programs & Schedules

To register for and participate in programs individuals must be current U of T students who have paid the KPE athletic incidental fees or community members with a valid membership. Memberships must be valid until the end of the program. Certifications including First Aid & CPR do not require membership to register. 

U of T students and members can also sign up for registered programs in the following ways:

  • Online at the tri-campus recreation website, recreation.utoronto.ca. Students, staff and faculty with a valid membership can login with a UTORid. Community members interested in registering for classes will need an account. Learn how to create your account at uoft.me/campusrec
  • If you require assistance, please contact the Main Office: email us at sportandrec@utoronto.ca or call 416-978-3436 x 0 during operational hours to speak to a member services representative.

Members who are on a waiting list and have been notified that a space has become available for themselves or their dependent can register in person at one of our customer service locations or online (recreation.utoronto.ca) if they have received a link via email. 

Please note: classes are not held on statutory holidays, long weekends or during reading week. Please refer to the hours of each facility for more information.

If you have any questions, please email us at sportandrec@utoronto.ca or call 416-978-3436 x 0 to speak to a member services representative during office hours.

  • An introductory class to the basics of the game
  • The mechanics of the ground-stroke, volley, serve, lob and overhead are introduced followed by game rules and game situations
  • This course is for those who have never taken formal instruction.  Equipment is provided
  • Register here
  • Tennis Level II is progressing from skills learned in Level I
  • The course concentrates on improving the strokes that you already know and using them in full-court play 
  • Register here
  • Tennis Level III course is for those who have taken Level II, or who can sustain a rally of 8-10 strokes and have a good serve
  • Instructors analyze your strokes and provide tips for improvement
  • Tactical considerations for singles and doubles are taught
  • Games emphasize consistency, control, depth and placement
  • Register here
  • Tennis Level IV is an advanced class for those who play regularly, are proficient in all strokes and want to fine-tune their game strategy 
  • Emphasis is on shot-making, court coverage and the application of winning tactics for singles and doubles 
  • Spin-on serves and ground strokes are covered in detail
  • Register here
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
       

7:10-8am

(Level I, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 8)

   
       

8:10-9am

(Level I, FH Court 2&3 *Starts Oct 8)

   
       

9:10-10am

(Level III, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 8)

   
             
     

11:10-noon

2x classes!

(Level II, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 5)

     
   

12:10-1pm

(Level I, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 6)

     

12:10-1pm

(Level I, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 17)

   

1:10-2pm

(Level I, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 6)

     

1:10-2pm

(Level IV, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 17)

             
     

4:10-5pm

(Level I, FH Court 2&3

*Starts Oct 7)

     
             

 

  • Participants are asked to wear comfortable an appropriate athletic attire in all registered activities 
  • Athletic shoes with non-marking soles are required in activity areas