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Canadian Kids Activities Top 25Junior Tennis Camps

Dufferin runs weekly tennis camps throughout the summer for children 5 to 15 years of age. The camps promote lifelong physical activity, having fun and making new friends. The camps run Monday to Friday, rain or shine from 9 am to 12 pm. The first session starts July 3 and sessions run through to August 24.

The camps include five days of tennis instruction with our certified club pro and junior camp instructors. Participants will learn the game of tennis including the basic moves, strokes, serves and sportsmanship. The goal of the program is to build a sound foundation for the development of the students game in the years ahead. On rain days, indoor activities are planned.

SubwayCost is $120 per week per child ($96 during weeks with a holiday) and includes lunch
on Friday (at 11:30 am), provided by Subway (50 Market Street South, Brantford).

Sign up early. Spaces are limited!
*Limited spaces are available in the August 20-24 session.

To register, either:

  • Print and complete both the registration form and Subway order form and bring it to the club with payment (cash or cheque) on or after our Open House. Copies of the forms are also available at the club. For a list of registration hours, see click here.
  • Fill out the online registration form and pay via PayPal. When paying online, 3.2% will be added to the cost of each session to cover service fees.

Please sign up no later than 12 pm the Saturday before each session starts.

Junior Drop-in Drill Sessions

One-hour of intensive tennis drills and instruction for juniors of all ages and levels of play.

Drop-in fee of $7 for members / $10 for non-members. Sessions will run every Sunday from 9 am to 10 am, June 24 to July 14.

Intermediate and Advanced Junior Tennis Sessions

Intermediate and advanced (high performance) training sessions are available for children up to 18 years of age. The sessions include more advanced tennis instruction, conditioning exercises, drills and singles and doubles strategy.

Please contact the club's head pro directly for more information.

Adult Drop-In Drills & Play Sessions

Practice the main strokes of the game, improve consistency, accuracy, movement and tactics with one hour of drills then implement what was practiced with one hour of play-based (point) drills.  All skill levels welcome. 

Sessions start Saturday, June 9. Sessions are currently running:

  • Saturdays and Holiday Mondays from 9 am to 11 am
  • Mondays, excluding holidays, from 5 pm to 7pm
  • Wednesdays from 5 pm to 7pm

Drop-in fee of $15 for members / $20 non-members per session.

Lawn Bowling Coach

Karen Jackson

Karen Jackson

  • OLBA Certified Club Coach

For lessons, contact Karen directly at 519-756-6494 or kjackson198@hotmail.com.

Tennis Head Pro

Dora

Teodora Stefanovic

  • Former Top 10 Under 16 and Under 18 National Player for Serbia
  • Played on the International Tennis Federation Pro and Future Circuits
  • Former singles and doubles player for Ferris State University in Michigan
  • Former pro at Ferris State University Racquet Facility and the John Newcombe Tennis Academy in Texas

For private lessons, please contact Teodora directly at teodora.stefanovic.tennis@ gmail.com or 519-802-7271.