Adult Programs

Adult Programs

Whether you’re a total beginner or a seasoned tournament player, Osten & Victor Alberta Tennis CENTRE has a full range of adult programs for players year-round. Our programs support people to learn tennis, practice, play, and meet others through our social and events. Are programs are targeted at 1.0-4.5 levels of play.

Learn

Programs are designed for players who are motivated to learn and improve their singles and doubles games.

Practice

Programs are designed to keep you moving, get your heart-rate going, and allow you to hit hundreds of balls to create a consistent shot.

Play

Play programs provide plenty of opportunities from fun round robins to competitive leagues.

Social & Events

Programs help players meet and have fun in various singles/doubles formats.

Our nationally recognized Tennis Development CENTRE (TDC) features some of the highest certified tennis professionals in Canada, all of whom specialize in the development of athletes of all abilities.

ASSESMENT INFORMATION

For registration in programs 2.5 and higher, a Player Skill Assessment is required by the ATC coaching staff. Assessments can be booked at the Member Services Desk in person, by calling 587-393-1600, or online. The cost of assessment is $26.25 (tax included).

Learn

Clinics are designed to move you along the Adult pathway & improve your game efficiently in singles & doubles. These 90 minute clinics are available for members and non-members. All programs 2.5 and above require a Player Skill Assessment (PSA) to ensure the integrity of the program. 1.0 clinics have an 8:1 Student to coach ratio, 1.5 and up have a 6:1 student to coach ratio.

Clinics

Tennis Made Easy 1.0

Clinic Theme: “Building the Basics” Learn to rally, serve & score to play singles and doubles. The program follows the best practices of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and introduces basic fundamentals.

1.5 Clinic

Learn to start points with consistent serves and to receive different heights ,directions and distances of groundstrokes to keep the ball in play. Receiving volleys is also covered.

2.0 Clinic

Learn to win more points by keeping the ball in play on serves, returns and in a baseline rally. Improve reception of volleys when playing singles & doubles.

Schedule Options for 1.0, 1.5 and 2.0

  • Tuesday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Saturday: 1:00 – 2:30 PM

Initiate a point by directing the serve to the FH or BH side of an opponent. Maintain consistent rally with improved reception of wider, higher/deeper, and lower/shorter balls. When at net, receive volleys at different heights and maintain a consistent exchange.

Schedule Options

  • Tuesday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
  • Saturday: 2:30 – 4:00 PM

Learn to win more points by applying spin (Topspin & Underspin on FH & BH groundstrokes and slice on serve). Serve & return with better direction control and mechanics and control volleys when receiving balls at different heights.

Schedule Options

  • Monday: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Monday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
  • Saturday: 2:30 – 4:00 PM

Learn to win more points by hitting more effective shots that keep opponent’s neutral or at a disadvantage on serves, returns, during baseline exchanges and when approaching and at net.

Schedule Options

  • Monday: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Monday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
  • Saturday: 2:30 – 4:00 PM

Learn to win more points by playing ‘high percentage’ tennis while transitioning from neutral to offense to defense when required and grouping shots into patterns for greater effect.

Schedule Options

  • Monday: 10:00 – 11:30 AM
  • Monday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Session Clinics Tennis Made Easy
Member Non-Member Member Non-Member
4 Weeks $132 $180 $120 $144
5 Weeks $165 $225 $150 $180
6 Weeks $198 $270 $180 $216

Practice & Play

Practice programs are high intensity, high repetition & pure fun! Designed for practicing skills learned in our clinics, practice programs are non-instructional in nature to allow you to get high volume practice. A session combining some time of practice and drilling, and some coach-supervised tactical play time (doubles). Directly apply what you’re practicing to your game all in the same session.

Practice & Play

Practice & Play sessions are 90 minutes and have a 6:1 student to coach ratio.

  • Thursday: 11:00 AM- 12:00 PM
  • Thursday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Practice & Play sessions are 90 minutes and have a 6:1 student to coach ratio.

  • Thursday: 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM
  • Thursday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
  • Sunday: 10:00 – 11:30 AM

Cardio Tennis sessions are 60 minutes and have an 8:1 student to coach ratio.

  • Tuesday: 10:00 – 11:00 AM
  • Tuesday: 7:00 – 8:00 PM
  • Thursday: 10:00 – 11:00 AM
  • Thursday: 7:00 – 8:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 – 10:00 AM
  • Sunday: 9:00 – 10:00 AM
Session Clinics Tennis Made Easy
Member Non-Member Member Non-Member
4 Weeks $132 $180 $80 $96
5 Weeks $165 $225 $100 $120
6 Weeks $198 $270 $120 $144

Play

All you have to do is play! We offer organized leagues for players of all ages and abilities. Our leagues are organized by tennis professional and include court fees, balls, administrative and coaching fees. Leagues are designed for both singles and doubles play.

Play

Level Day & Time Options
1.0 – 1.5 Friday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
2.0 Friday: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
2.5 Wed: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
3.0 Wed: 7:00 – 8:30 PM Sun: 12:30 – 2:30 PM
4.0 – 4.5 Wed: 8:30 – 10:00 PM Sunday: 12:30 – 2:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Session 90 Min League 120 Min League
Member Non-Member Member Non-Member
4 Weeks $96 $132 $128 $176
5 Weeks $120 $165 $160 $220
6 Weeks $144 $198 $192 $264

Socials & Events

These are fun, low-key social events with various formats. Run by ATC Tennis Professionals staff. Ask the Member Services Desk and/or check our social media platforms for more details.

Socials & Events

March

International Women’s Day Social – Friday 8th March 7-8:30pm on court, followed by cheese & wine upstairs. (Two categories for registration, TME-2.5 and 3.0+)

April

Annual 3.0 & 4.0 Mixer Social – Friday April 19th 7-9pm (8:30pm onwards upstairs, food and drink for purchase) Bringing together all those currently in the TME and 2.0 classes for a matchplay based social.

May

Men’s poker night mixer – Friday May 17th 7-9pm (9pm onwards upstairs , food and drink for purchase) Build your hand as you play and win matches to see who holds all the aces by the end of the evening. (2.0 & 2.5, and 3.0+ categories)

June

Inter-club League teams social – Sunday 23rd June (after team training). A coach led team practice approximately 4-6pm, followed by food and drink to purchase upstairs. (For both the 3.0 & 4.0 teams)