Decatur Junior Tennis
Year Round Programs
Munchkin Tennis (4-6 yrs.) - Munchkin tennis is offered every Tuesday afternoon from 4-5 p.m. the cost of the class is $10/resident and $15/nonresident and classes are offered all year long. The instructors use backdoor learning techniques and games to teach the children proper stroke form and footwork while keeping the major focus of the class about fun.
Beginning Tennis (7-15 yrs.) - Every Monday and Friday evening from 5-6 p.m. throughout the year Glenlake Tennis Center offers lessons to any child looking to get out on the tennis court. The cost of each session is $10/resident and $15/nonresident and the focus of each hour revolves around proper stroke development and movement. Each session is usually concluded with a game of "Jail" that is sure to have your kids coming back for more.
Tennis Academy (7-18 yrs) - The tennis academy is for juniors who would like to take their game to the next level. Advanced Tennis is for juniors looking to play serious competitive tennis and during each session the focus will be advanced stroke training, movement, physical fitness, and match strategy. The class will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. and the cost of each session is $15/resident and $20/nonresident. Each session will include 30 minutes of stroke instruction, 30 minutes of drills, and 30 minutes of supervised play. You must contact Jabari Cole at Glenlake Tennis Center to reserve your spot.
Youth ALTA/USTA Team Tennis
Glenlake Tennis Center has youth girls and boys ALTA/USTA teams. Space is extremely limited. Contact Jabari.Cole@decaturga.com for more information or call 404-377-7231.
2019 Tennis Camps
Munchkin Tennis : 9 am – 10 am
The instructors use backdoor learning techniques and games to begin to teach the children proper stroke form and footwork while keeping the major focus of the class about fun.
Session I: 6/3 – 6/7 161010-02
Session II 6/24– 6/28 161010-09
Session III: 7/22 – 7/26 161010-17
Decatur Residents $55
Tennis, Swim, and Cookout
This is our most popular tennis camp. Each day there are 90 minutes of tennis instruction, followed by swimming at Glenlake Pool. The camp concludes with a cookout on Friday. Campers will need to bring a lunch Monday through Thursday. Campers should also bring bathing suit/swim trunks and a towel each day. Half day campers will not swim on Fridays due to the cookout. Closed toe/closed heel shoes are required for the tennis courts.
Half Day - 9 am -12 pm
Session I: 6/3 – 6/7 161010-04
Session II: 6/10 – 6/14 161010-06
Session III: 6/17 – 6/21 161010-08
Session IV 6/24 – 6/28 161010-11
Session V: 7/8 – 7/12 161010-14
Session VI: 7/15 – 7/19 161010-16
Session VII: 7/22 - 7/26 161010-19
Decatur Residents $115
Full Day - 9 am - 4 pm
Session I: 6/3 – 6/7 161010-03
Session II: 6/10 – 6/14 161010-05
Session III: 6/17 – 6/21 161010-07
Session IV 6/24 – 6/28 161010-10
Session V: 7/8 – 7/12 161010-13
Session VI: 7/15 – 7/19 161010-15
Session VII: 7/22 - 7/26 161010-18
Decatur Residents $230
Tournament Camp: 9 am – 4 pm
The Tournament Camp is for juniors looking to play serious competitive tennis and during each session the focus will be advanced stroke training, movement, physical fitness, and match strategy. Beginner and intermediate players are welcome, but the camp will be geared towards the more advanced players. Due to the extreme summer heat, tournament camp participants will get to spend some time at the swimming pool each day. Campers should bring a lunch each day as well as a bathing suit or swim trunks and a towel. Closed toe/closed heel shoes are required for the tennis courts.
Session I: 7/1 - 7/5 161010 01 (no camp on July 4th)
Decatur Residents $200
After Care available for all full day camps:
After care will be offered for Tournament Camps and the full day versions of Tennis, Swim, and Cookout. Register for activity 161011-(camp section number) for 5:00 pm pickup or 161012-(camp section number) for 6:00 pm pickup. The cost will be $20 per week for 5:00 pickup and $40 for 6:00 pm pickup.