Tagged: youth tennis

Why Should I Enroll My Child in Tennis at Elite this Summer?

Our tennis director at Elite Sports Club – Brookfield, Mike Dierberger is here to tell you why tennis at Elite could be the right fit for your child this summer!

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Member Stories: Dan Schauer – Taking Tennis Abroad

Dan Schauer is a member at Elite-West Brookfield who loves to share his passion for tennis with the world, literally. Through a connection Dan made with a foreign exchange student, Dan helps supply kids in the Dominican Republic with tennis equipment so they, too, can enjoy the sport.

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Ball Control Tennis Drill for Kids Ages 6-9

Here’s a simple tennis drill you can do with your child to introduce them to ball control and how to accurately hit cross court and down the line. The drill consists of 3 steps that progress as your child masters the fundamental concepts.

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Basic Consistency Tennis Drill for Kids Ages 5-9

Here’s a simple tennis drill you can do with your child to help them understand the basics of consistency and that “the ball will always come back.” This basic consistency tennis drill works through three exercises that progress as your child masters the fundamental concepts.

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Contact Point Tennis Drill | Kids Ages 3 to 7 Years

Here’s a simple contact point tennis drill you can do with your child. The drill consists of 3 steps that progress as your child masters the fundamental movements. There are two key things you and your child need to understand when it comes to the contact point. First is the body position; you want your child […]

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Bounce Catch Tennis Drill | Kids Ages 3 to 7 Years

This is a specific drill you will often see Tennis pros doing with kids during QuickStart 10 & Under tennis lessons. It’s also a simple drill that parents can do with their children at home. The bounce catch tennis drill consists of three specific steps. Kids learn coordination by bouncing and catching the ball with their […]

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Member Stories: Ali Pollack, recruited to Columbia women’s tennis team

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience: Elite Sports Clubs member first […]

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My Child Wants to Play Tennis, Now What?

When your child starts to express an interest in tennis, it may be difficult to figure out where to start, especially if you, the parent, have never played tennis yourself. Here at Elite, we offer a few options for children as young as 3 years old, to ages 10 and up. Check out this video […]

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Size Matters When Choosing Tennis Equipment for Kids

Are you looking for the perfect activity that will get your kid moving? How about a sport that will improve balance, agility and hand-eye coordination? Even better, what about a playtime that builds self-confidence and self-assurance? The game of tennis can do all of that and more.

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What to do When Spring is Still Sleeping & We Long to See Green Again!

It’s clear that spring slept through the season alarm clock and, as we roll into April, the forecast has us wondering if the power went out at mother nature’s house or maybe the season alarm clock’s batteries died leaving spring to snooze its life away. Bouncy ball temperatures along with everyone’s favorite, snow/rain hybrid precipitation, […]

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