Tennis 2017

Hingham Rec Partnership


This summer Hingham Recreation and the South Shore Country Club are partnering up to offer you, top of the line Tennis and Golf programs geared towards players of all ages and abilities. Whether you are picking up a racquet or club for the first time or looking to take your game to the next level, you have arrived at the right place!

All registration can be done online, over the phone, or in person at the Recreation office. For more detail or if you have any questions, please call 781-741-1464 or email.

Hingham Youth Summer Tennis + NEW! Pickleball!



Tennis Academy (1-week sessions)

 
   
This program is designed for children of all skill levels. This course introduces the basics of the game including: strokes, rules, scoring, footwork, and tennis etiquette. Classes will include ball feeding drills, personal stroke instruction, and stroke play with fellow participants. Groups will be divided by age or skill level. By the end of the session, you will have learned the grips and basic stroke of the forehand, backhand, serve, volley, and overhead shots. Participants will work together to develop basic rally skills, technical skill development, fundamental stroke development, and footwork skills will be taught. 



Beginning July 31st
Beginnings August 14th


Ages 5 & 6, and 7 & 8  2:15pm - 3:15pm --- Fee $70 *Fee is $56 the week of the 4th
 
 Week starting July 31st at Plymouth River School
  Week starting August 14th at South Shore Country Club 
 

Beginning July 10th
Beginning August 7th
Beginning August 21st 

 Ages 9 &10 and 11 &13  1:15pm - 3:15pm --- Fee $140
 
  Week starting July 10th at Plymouth River School
   Week starting August 7th at South Shore Country Club
   Week starting August 21st at South Shore Country Club
 

Kids Tennis Clinic (1x/week for 6 weeks)


Tuesdays, July 11  – August 15 --- Fee: $85
This clinic is for children of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Classes will focus on technique, preparation, basic fundamentals, and player development. Kids will get to compete amongst each other with different games/activities and match play (singles + doubles) and most importantly have fun. 
  Ages 5 & 6, 3:30pm-4:30pm 
  Ages 7 & 8, 4:30pm-5:30pm  
  Ages 9 & 10, 5:30pm-6:30pm

  Ages 11 & 13, 6:30pm-7:30pm

Adult Tennis (8 classes)


Whether you are picking up the racquet for the first time in 10 years, learning how to play, or exploring new hobbies our adult tennis programs are fin, fast-paced, and high energy. During our clinics, we incorporate technical instruction into fun, live-ball drills, so you leave the class with a good workout. Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate classes are focused more on game play and toning your skills that already exist, while incorporating new strategy and technique into your play. 
Beginner/Low Intermediate Fee: $125
Start Date: June 29
  Thursdays (1x week/8 weeks) 5:00pm-6:00pm
Start Date: August 1
  Tuesdays & Thursdays (2x week/4 weeks) 7:45am-8:45am


Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate Fee: $165
Start Date: June 29
   Thursdays (1x week/8 weeks) 6:00pm-7:30pm
Start Dates: July 3 and July 31
   Monday/Wednesday (2x week/4 weeks) 5:00pm-6:30pm



Adult/Senior Pickleball 


This racquet sport that is growing rapidly in popularity all over the United States. Pickleball combines the rules and fundamentals of ping pong, tennis, and badminton. It is played with a plastic or wooden paddle and a hard plastic ball with a tennis-type net on a badminton-sized court. Classes will include 30 minutes of instruction and 45 minutes of game play. Once participants are comfortable with the rules and fundamentals of the game, the full 75 minutes of class will adjust to game play. This is a fun and great workout for all ages and abilities. Come join the Pickleball movements and get a great workout in each week!

Start Dates: July 3 and July 31
   Mondays/Wednesdays (2x week/4 weeks) 7:15am-8:45am


Registration


All registration can be done online, over the phone, or in person at the Recreation office. For more detail or if you have any questions, please call 781-741-1464 or email.