Summer Class Schedule

Monday, June 17 – Sunday, August 11

 

SUMMER ADULT CLASSES
CLASS # DAY TIME PRICE
CARDIO-MEDIUM IMPACT      
272525 Tuesday 10am – 11am $104.00
272526 Tuesday 11am – 12pm $104.00
272527 Thursday 10am – 11am $91.00
272528 Thursday 11am – 12pm $91.00
       
CARDIO-HIGH IMPACT      
272522 Monday 6pm – 7pm $104.00
272523 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $104.00
272524 Friday 9am – 10am $104.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 1      
272548 Saturday 11am – 12pm $133.00
272549 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $133.00
272551 Wednesday 11am – 12pm $133.00
272550 Monday 8pm – 9pm $133.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 2      
272552 Monday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
272553 Monday 8pm – 9pm $153.00
272554 Wednesday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
272555 Saturday 12pm – 1pm $153.00
272556 Wednesday 10am – 11am $153.00
272557 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $153.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 3      
274991 Monday 6pm – 7pm $153.00
272560 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $153.00
272561 Tuesday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
272562 Thursday 6pm – 7pm $134.00
272563 Saturday 1pm – 2pm $153.00
272564 Monday 9pm – 10pm $153.00
274617 Monday 10am – 12pm $295.00
272564 Friday 7pm – 8pm $153.00
272559 Wednesday 8pm – 9pm $153.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 4      
274618 Monday 9pm – 10pm $172.00
272573 Wednesday 6pm – 7pm $172.00
272574 Thursday 9pm – 10pm $151.00
272576 Friday 10am – 12pm $295.00
       
ADULT LEVEL 4/5      
272570 Friday 6pm – 7pm $172.00
       
ADULT WORKSHOPS      
272567 L-3 Tuesday 10am – 12pm $308.00
272568 L-3 Wednesday 7pm – 9pm $308.00
272577 L-4 Thursday 9am – 11am $270.00
272578 L-4 Tuesday 8pm – 10pm $308.00
272575 L-4 Saturday 11am – 1pm $308.00
272571 L-4/5 Thursday 7pm – 9pm $270.00
272572 L-4/5 Friday 7pm – 9pm $308.00
       
DROP-IN CLASSES      
272529 L-2 Friday 11am – 12pm $10.00/class
272530 L-3 Friday 9am – 11am $20.00/class
272531 L-3/4 Wednesday 9am – 11am $20.00/class
       
SENIOR ROUND ROBIN DROP-IN      
272532 Monday 8am – 10am $10.00/class
272533 Wednesday 8am – 10am $10.00/class

 

 

SUMMER KIDS CLASSES
CLASS # DAY TIME PRICE
PEE WEES      
272585 Tuesday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
272587 Tuesday 5pm – 6pm $104.00
272586 Wednesday 4pm – 5pm $104.00
272588 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $91.00
       
RED BALL 1      
272589 Monday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
272621 Friday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
272590 Wednesday 5pm – 6pm $121.00
272591 Saturday 9am – 10am $106.00
       
RED BALL 2      
272592 Monday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
272593 Wednesday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
274622 Friday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
272594 Saturday 9am – 10am $121.00
       
ORANGE BALL 1      
274619 Thursday 4PM – 5PM $121.00
272579 Saturday 10AM – 11AM $138.00
272580 Monday 5PM – 6PM $138.00
272581 Tuesday 4PM – 5PM $138.00
       
ORANGE BALL 2      
272582 Monday 5pm – 6pm $138.00
272583 Saturday 10am – 11am $138.00
272584 Tuesday 4pm – 5pm $138.00
274620 Thursday 4pm – 5pm $121.00
       
GREEN BALL 1      
274613 Friday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
272544 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $140.00
       
GREEN BALL 2      
272545 Thursday 5pm – 6pm $140.00
274614 Friday 5pm – 6pm $160.00
       
YOUTH (10-13yr old)      
274615 Level 1 & 2 Monday 4pm – 5pm $115.00
272547  Level 1 & 2 Tuesday 5pm – 6pm $115.00
274616 Level 3 Wednesday 6pm – 7pm $132.00
272566 Level 3 Tuesday 6pm – 7pm $132.00
272569 Level 4 & 5 Monday 5pm – 7pm $154.00
       
TEEN (13-18yr old)      
272546 Level 1 & 2 Thursday 6pm – 7pm $101.00
272558 Level 3 & 4 Monday 7pm – 8pm $132.00
       
JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT      
272534 Mon – Fri 6/24 – 6/28 1pm – 4pm $125.00
274612 Mon – Wed 7/1 – 7/1 1pm  – 4pm $75.00
272535 Mon – Fri 7/8 – 7/12 1pm – 4pm $125.00
272536 Mon – Fri 7/15 – 7/19 1pm – 4pm $125.00
272537 Mon – Fri 7/22 – 7/26 1pm – 4pm $125.00
272538 Mon – Fri 7/29 – 8/2 1pm – 4pm $125.00
272539 Mon – Fri 8/5 – 8/9 1pm – 4pm $125.00
       
ORANGE BALL CAMP      
274623 Mon – Fri 6/3 – 6/7 5pm – 8pm   $125.00
274624 Mon – Fri 6/10 – 6/14 5pm – 8pm   $125.00
274625 Mon – Fri 8/12 – 8-16 5pm – 8pm   $125.00
       
GREEN BALL CAMP      
274626 Mon – Fri 6/3 – 6/7 5pm – 8pm $125.00
274627 Mon – Fri 6/10 – 6/14 5pm – 8pm $125.00
274628 Mon – Fri 8/12 – 8/16 5pm – 8pm $125.00

Pee Wees

  • The Tots class is now called Pee Wees.
  • It is designed for children ages 4-6 years old. Once a child is 7 years old he/she will progress by skill through the age of 10.
  • USTA’s 10 and under program uses three different colored balls with different compressions, the red ball, the orange ball and the green ball. The names of the programs reflect the ball that the class will be using.
  • The 10 and under program at McFetridge Sports Center are for children ages 4-10yrs old. The program using 3 different colored balls with different compressions and different court sizes.  The children will progress by skill level not age.  Listed is the progression for our 10 and Under Program.  Pee Wee – 4-6 years old ( focuses on Agility, Balance, and Coordination)Red Ball 1– 7-10 years old (focuses on the ABC’s along with stroke development.  This class is for beginners in the program. We use the 10 and under small nets with a short court, 36’x18’.

Red Ball 2– 5-10 years old (continuation of Red Ball 1; focuses on the ABC’s along with stroke development.  We use the 10 and under small nets with a short court and a red felt ball). Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class. 

Orange Ball 1 – 5-10 years old (focuses on stroke development using the orange ball which bounces higher than the red ball.  Also they are playing on a 60’x21’ court hitting over the regulation net. Point play is introduced).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Orange Ball 2 – 5-10 years old (continuation of Orange Ball 1; focuses on stroke development using the orange ball which bounces higher than the red ball.  Also they are playing on a 60’x21’ court hitting over the regulation net. Point and match play is reinforced).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Green Ball 1– 5-10 years old-( focuses on consistency with stroke development.  Clients are hitting on a full size court over the regulation net with a green dot ball.  The green dot ball bounces higher than the orange ball.  Clients need to be able to rally on a full size court.  Emphasis on developing consistent strokes along with point and match play).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

Green Ball 2 –5-10 years old-(continuation of Green Ball 1; focuses on consistency with stroke development.  Clients are hitting on a full size court over the regulation net with a green dot ball.  The green dot ball bounces higher than the orange ball.  Clients need to be able to rally on a full size court.  Emphasis on developing consistent strokes along with point and match play).  Clients need a prerequisite to register for this class.

A child has to have a prerequisite in the computer system that allows the child to move up in the program.  Each child is evaluated week 6 of each 8 week session.  The instructor will inform the child/parent what level he/she can register for the following session. 

Please check your park district account for what level you have been approved for prior to registration date.  If you have any questions regarding your prerequisite level or changes in the program, Lynn Rau may be contacted at Lrau@mcfetridgesportscenter.net or 773 478-2609.

Click Here to Register for Classes at McFetridge Sports Center Online

SENIOR ROUND ROBIN
Doubles & Singles Play
Mondays and Wednesdays
8:00am to 10:00am
Cost: $10
No registration needed – Just drop in. MAKE UP POLICY FOR CLASS
Attendance will be taken each class. Each student is allowed one make up per 8 week session. To schedule a make up class please contact the Tennis Office and they will find a class you can join to make up for your missed class.CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Level 1 – Beginner (1.0-1.7) NTRP Equivalent
This program is offered for 1st time players who have had no formal training in tennis. Players who have developed some skill on their own are encouraged to take this level as an introduction to the basic strokes and fundamentals of the game.

Level 2 – (1.8-2.4) NTRP Equivalent
For the continued development of the avid lesson goer, this level is offered for those who have achieved proper skill and knowledge either by: a) amassing successful tennis skill on their own by demonstrating some consistency of stroke production in a ratings clinic* or approved screening by a McFetridge pro. b) Returning to the game and formal lessons after achieving a consistent level of play comparable to the prerequisite of consistency on forehand and backhand, success on volley and placement of second serve. c) Attending lessons and attaining skills that meet the requirement mentioned above.

Level 3 – Intermediate (2.5-3.2) NTRP Equivalent
For the player who has developed an intermediate level of skill usually through the continuation of lessons. This player has now groomed strength in consistency of stroke or other skill and has enjoyed the sport enough to dedicate practice time and lessons as well. Specialty shots such as an overhead smash and drop volley, as well as directional control and an introduction to spins are some of the advanced subjects covered.


Level 4 – (3.3-3.9) NTRP Equivalent

This player has now achieved a strong level of intermediate play acquired usually through several seasons of dedicated play. Returning competitive players are encouraged to return to the level of instruction for a review of the fundamentals, strategies, and stroke forms necessary to competitive play. Knowledge of court positioning as well as full development of net and stroke is a prerequisite to this level. Advanced lessons on spin, strategy, and correction of form are an example of a level 4 lesson.

Level 5 – Advanced (4.0-4.5) NTRP Equivalent
This level is offered as a continuance of lessons for players who make competitive play and practice part of their life-style. For the tournament or league player as well as the student who has pursued tennis to a high skill level through ongoing lessons and practice.
This player will receive a review of fundamentals, tactics, and situational play drills to eliminate weakness in his or her all court game.
This player has success in placement, spin, pace, and directional control on all strokes and reinforces these skills through practice.

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