COMING TO CAMP:
Arrival: campers should be on site at 8:55 am at the outdoor tennis courts , weather permitting.
Departure: campers will be at outdoor tennis courts for pick-up, weather permitting.
CAMP WILL PROCEED RAIN OR SHINE!
If raining at arrival or departure, go to the Gordon Field House located on campus.
Campus address is
101 St. Theresa Ave
West Roxbury, MA 02132
The Gordon Field house can be accessed off Centre Street or the main entrance off St. Theresa Ave.
WHAT TO BRING:
- tennis racquet
- water bottle with water
TYPICAL CAMP DAY:
8:00am Arrival at tennis courts for early drop off
8:55am Meet at the tennis courts, warm up, stretch, morning demo, stroke analysis and court assignments
9:20am Instruction, drills, and technique development
10:45am Morning break with snack (CHILDREN NEED TO BRING THEIR OWN SNACK UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE)
11:15am Back to the courts for fun based games to reinforce newly learned skills.
Game based play uses skills learned, rolled into a fun competitive game that makes tennis more fun while they continue to learn the basic fundamentals.
12:00 pm Departure for morning campers
12:15-1:00pm Lunch court side or at Gordon Field House if raining
1:15-2:55 pm Back to the courts for strategy sessions, match play against local tennis clubs and competitive play.
*Mondays are match days with the Charles River Golf and Tennis club. Longwood Cricket Club matches TBD.*
2:55 pm Afternoon wrap-up
3:00 pm Departure for daily campers
4:30 pm Departure for extended day campers
Thursday and Friday are tournament days! The kids love this part of the week and we do our best to get them psyched and prepared for their competitive play!
Weekly Match Play against the Longwood Cricket Club and The Charles River Golf and Tennis Club.