ANTS Tennis After School Classes | Winter & Spring 2021

Ages 5-12

Safety is our highest priority this year. Read about our full safety protocols including small group sizes & mask requirements. Contact us with any questions! 

Now for the fun stuff!

Distance learning is here to stay, so let’s get our wiggles out after school with ANTS Tennis! Each class will be an encouraging team environment with positive coaching, learning, and fun live-ball play scenarios for your children. Our program welcomes all new and experienced players of all skill levels, even those who have never touched a racket. Our approach is to teach the FUNdamentals of tennis through individual work, partner work, and fun team games. Using modified equipment that has been adopted by the USTA (smaller nets and racquets and easier to hit balls), our program allows your child to explore tennis at the right pace. Read on!

Details & Pricing

Oakland Locations: 

  • Montclair Park – January 12th – March 2nd (8 weeks)
    • Tuesdays
      • 3-4:30pm (K-2nd)
      • 4:30-6:00pm (3rd-5th)
    • Thursdays
      • 3-4:30pm (K-2nd)
      • 4:30-6:00pm (3rd-5th)

SF Locations:  

  • Miraloma Playground
    • Thursdays
      • 3-4:30pm (2nd-5th)

Age groups: K-5th grade

Dates: TBD

Cost: $375

Group sizes: 6 to 8

 

What’s included?

 

  • ANTS trained and qualified coaches. Our coaches focus on your child being safe and having FUN first!

 

  • Progressive curriculum: We teach the fundamentals of tennis through team games, individual work, and partner work. Children learn everything from technique to tactics, mental to physical, and strategy to fun!

 

  • Appropriately sized equipment. We use tennis equipment that has been proven by the USTA as the best way to teach children under 10 to play tennis!  Our smaller court sizes, low compression balls, and appropriately sized rackets help children have fun while learning the game with others.

 

  • ANTS Rackets (optional). Your child will be assigned a racket that fits him/her if purchased through ANTS for $35. NO oversized rackets in ANTS Tennis! This makes it easier for you child to learn to swing and play.

What to expect at

ANTS Tennis Classes

Our unique and one-of-a-kind tennis curriculum is the best way to introduce the sport in early childhood. Take a look at our program in action!

“My daughter has really progressed with ANTS. She has gone from not being able to hit a ball to rallying and having FUN. The coach is a positive guide to a new sport and is really inclusive for all skill levels! My daughter now identifies as a tennis player and wants to continue playing!”
Matt, 1st grade parent in Oakland, CA

ANTS Style Tennis

 

We utilize equipment that has been adopted by the USTA (United States Tennis Association) and has been proven to provide children with a better all around experience when learning the game of tennis.

Smaller nets and adjusted court sizes

Low compression balls allow faster learning

Approproately sized rackers for beginners