Fairview's popular youth tennis program will look a bit different in 2021. Please see below for Coach Don's 2021 program (June 21st - July 30th) and how to register.
Camps will be offered for kids ages 7-16. Fairview MEMBERS and NON-MEMBERS are invited to register. Camps are offered for 3-two week sessions.
Session I - June 21-July 2.
Session II - July 5-July 16.
Session III - July 19-July 30.
If there is enough interest, we will offer Session IV August 2-6.
Classes will be Monday -Thursday 8:15am-12:15pm. Friday will be a rain make up day.
8:15-9:15: 10-12 year olds. Beginner level to Advanced Beginner ability. Players will be instructed in the basics of the game. Grips, stroke development and footwork will be emphasized. Introductory point play will be introduced. Member $88 Non-Member $110
9:15-10:15 7-9 year olds. Beginner level to Advanced Beginner ability. Grips, strokes and basic ball skills and footwork will be introduced. Member $88 Non-Member $110
10:15-12:15 12-16 year olds. Intermediate to High School level ability. Intermediate to Advanced stokes, footwork, live ball drills and point play and match play will be emphasized. Players will be grouped according to ability. Players may sign up for a 1-hour session 10:15-11:15 or a 2-hour session 10:15-12:15.
Member 1-hour class $88 2-hour class $165
Non-Member 1-hour class $110 2-hour class $220
Registration Days will be at the Fairview Tennis Courts Sundays May 23rd & 30th and June 13th, 12:30-1:30pm.
Questions or if you want to register by email please text or call Coach Don Paitrick at 540-661-9738 or email [email protected].
The Fairview Tennis Staff is looking forward to a very active and exciting summer of tennis!
Junior Tennis Camp (This program schedule is not offered in 2021)
The Fairview Summer Junior Tennis Camp is open to all Fairview members and non-members (at an increased rate). The nine-week program begins Monday, June 8, 2020 and runs through Friday, August 8. Camp is held on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings, with individual clinic sessions beginning at 8:00, 9:00, 10:00, and 11:00.
The junior player can take 1, 2, or 3 hours of clinic per day. Each hour, players are divided into small groups of players of similar age and ability. Each small group has its own instructor.
The flexibility of our tennis program allows children that want to participate in both swim team and Junior Tennis Camp to do so. These children plan a time to play tennis around their swim team schedule. Once on the courts, the coaching staff separates players according to age and ability level.
High School and tournament players are encouraged to participate in the Fairview Junior Tennis Camp.
Fees for members for the entire 9 week session are as follows:
1 hour/ day: $300 ($8.33 per hour!)
2 hours/ day: $350 ($4.86 per hour!)
3 hours/ day: $375 ($3.47 per hour!)
Fees for non-members for the entire 9 week session are as follows:
1 hour/ day: $400 ($11.11 per hour!)
2 hours/ day: $450 ($6.25 per hour!)
3 hours/ day: $475 ($4.40 per hour!)
Each Junior Tennis Camp participant receives a Fairview Tennis t-shirt. Fees include all instructional activities and social events.
Weekly Junior Tennis Option
Fairview offers a weekly junior tennis clinic to players that do not want to play for the entire 9 week summer camp period. For the 2020 season, weekly junior tennis players may participate in junior tennis during the first 2 weeks of the junior tennis camp season and the last 2 weeks of the season. The cost for the weekly clinic is $70 per week for one hour of play per day. Weekly players are not eligible to play on the Fairview tennis team.
Special events also take place as part of the Junior Tennis Camp, including: the Parent-Child July Fourth Friendly Tournament, Melted Kit Kat Day, Friday popsicles, and a pizza party. Dates for the 2020 season will be added to the club calendar as soon as they are finalized.
The Fairview Tennis Team participates in the Jefferson League. All junior camp players are eligible and encouraged to join the Fairview Junior Tennis Team once deemed ready by the coaching staff. Players as young as seven years of age have competed in matches.
Tennis matches are held on Thursdays from 1:00 - 3:00 PM, at Fairview and other local clubs in the Jefferson League. Participation is foremost, and competition is low key. There is no additional charge for junior tennis camp players to join the team.