Junior Programs

Through our junior tennis programs, young players learn the fundamentals and improve their playing in all aspects of the game.

Junior Tennis Clinic: Gold Group

This advanced clinic is for players with a very strong tennis background. Players are placed into this clinic based on skill level. A Tennis Evaluation is required from an EBC Tennis Professional to participate in this group. To schedule an evaluation, contact Director of Racquet Sports Tom Wangelin at (312) 527-5800, extension 610, or twangelin@eastbankclub.com. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222, or reservations@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $23 (1 hour) / $36 (1.5 hours)
Mondays5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Jennifer ThomasTennis Courts
Wednesdays5:00 pm - 6:30 pm  Tennis Courts
Saturdays11:30 am - 1:00 pm  Tennis Courts

Junior Tennis Clinic: Green Group (ages 9 - 12)

In this clinic, junior players play actual games, and rules of play and strategy are covered. We work on all of the shots, with an emphasis on serving and rallying. Participants should have previous tennis experience. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222.

Schedule:

Price: $23 (1 hour) / $36 (1.5 hours)
Sundays1:30 pm - 3:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Wednesdays4:30 pm - 6:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Fridays5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Saturdays1:00 pm - 2:00 pm  Tennis Courts

Junior Tennis Clinic: Orange Group (ages 6 - 8)

This clinic will introduce rallying and serving to junior players. Participants should have previous tennis experience. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222.

Schedule:

Price: $23
Sundays10:00 am - 11:00 am Jennifer ThomasTennis Courts
Sundays2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Tuesdays5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Wednesdays5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Thursdays4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Saturdays1:00 pm - 2:00 pm  Tennis Courts

Junior Tennis Clinic: Red Group (ages 4 - 6)

This beginners’ clinic for young players focuses primarily on forehand and backhand basics, development of correct technique, and hand-eye coordination. We use an oversized red Quickstart ball to help the children learn and progress. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222.

Schedule:

Price: $23
Sundays9:00 am - 10:00 am Eilene CotterTennis Courts
Tuesdays5:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Wednesdays4:00 pm - 5:00 pm  Tennis Courts
Thursdays4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Nana LiuTennis Courts
Saturdays9:00 am - 10:00 am Eilene CotterTennis Courts

Junior Tennis Clinic: Tournament Group

This clinic is for high school and tournament players. There is a strong focus on competitive play. Players are placed into this clinic based on skill level. A Tennis Evaluation is required from an EBC Tennis Professional to participate in this group. To schedule an evaluation, contact Director of Racquet Sports Tom Wangelin at (312) 527-5800, extension 610, or twangelin@eastbankclub.com. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222, or reservations@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $36
Saturdays11:30 am - 1:00 pm  Tennis Courts

Parent and Child Tennis Clinic (ages 3 - 4)

Introduce your little one to the game with this starter clinic in which parents and caregivers join in on the fun. Instructors teach the fundamentals and give tips to caregivers to practice on their own with their child. Caregiver participation is required. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222.

Schedule:

Price: $12
Sundays8:30 am - 9:00 am Eilene CotterTennis Courts

Teen Tennis Clinic (ages 13 - 17)

This advanced-beginner clinic is ideal for teens who have some tennis experience, but are getting a later start on the game. To register, contact the Reservation Desk at (312) 527-5800, extension 222, or reservations@eastbankclub.com.

Schedule:

Price: $29 per clinic
SaturdayJanuary 2011:00 am - 12:00 pm Tennis Courts
SaturdayFebruary 311:00 am - 12:00 pm Tennis Courts
SaturdayFebruary 1711:00 am - 12:00 pm Tennis Courts
SaturdayMarch 1011:00 am - 12:00 pm Tennis Courts