Whether you are looking to improve your tennis skills or just knock the ball around a little, Doty Park is the place to be.
The Town of Summerville is offering several activities at the Doty Park tennis courts this summer. For more information on the below activities, contact Nancy Sumersett, the town’s head tennis instructor, at email@example.com.
Sumer Junior Tennis Camp
This week marks the first of six Summer Junior Tennis Camp sessions. Designed for those age 5 and older, the camps are scheduled from 8:30 a.m. until noon Monday through Thursday through July. Cost is $110 per four-day camp with discounts available to families with more than one child participating or sending a camper to multiple sessions. Each Thursday will feature fun activities such as a pizza party, Fire Truck Cool-down and Fun-day Tournament.
Mixed Doubles Social
The annual Mixed Doubles Summer Kick-off Tennis Social for adults is scheduled for 7-9 p.m. June 22. For this event, participants are asked to bring food to share and to register as Mixed Doubles teams. Cost to play is $5 per player.
Cardio Tennis sessions give participants an opportunity to “amp it up and get a jump-start” on their day. Sessions run from 8-9 a.m. every Saturday and provide great exercise for tennis players of all levels. Anyone wanting to participate should bring a racket, tennis shoes, hat, towel and water. No racket? One can be provided, but organizers urge those interested to reserve a spot ahead of time.
Kidz Cardio Tennis!
Kidz Cardio Tennis is a good way for parents to get their kids on the court. This high-energy activity set to music gives children a chance to run, hit balls and have fun. Sessions are scheduled based on registration.
Ladies 2.5/3.0 Strategy Series Clinic
The Ladies 2.5/3.0 Strategy Series Clinic provides four weeks of lessons in June on various tactics and strategy. Even more experienced players may pick up tips on how to handle different types of opponents during the clinic.
Private and Semi-Private Sessions
Sumersett conducts private and semi-private tennis instruction throughout the year. Sessions are offered Monday through Saturday upon request and rates vary.