2020 Adult Tennis
We are excited to welcome Head Tennis Pro Steve Godiksen back for another great summer of tennis! All adult tennis programs including clinics, private lessons, and CAPP will begin the week of June 22, 2020.
Weekly Adult Clinics:
- Monday 9:00 – 10:30 Intermediate Clinic
- Tuesday 6:00 – 7:30 CAPP (4 person/court) *
- Friday 8:30 – 10:00 Intermediate Clinic
- Friday 10:00 – 11:30 Advanced Clinic
- Sunday 9:30 – 11:00 CAPP (4 person/court) *
* What is CAPP (California Point Play)? Fast-paced game with 4 players; Six rounds with rotating partners.
Please speak with Steve directly if you are unsure of which clinic would be appropriate for you. He will group players by appropriate level.
PRIVATE LESSONS: For private or semi-private lessons, or if you would like to put together your own group lessons, please contact Steve.
CHECK-IN: Please be sure to check-in prior to play.
SUMMER 2020 –
- Based on USTA and state guidelines:
- Up to 4 players are allowed per court.
- Clinics max 4:1 pro to player ratio.
- Point Play to follow same guidelines.
- All balls are fed by a pro; hoppers are only to be used by the pro only.
- For serving, players are required to provide their own balls, or they may purchase a can from the club.
- Group Clinic $35
- CAPP $27
- Private Lesson $80/hour
- SHYC Tennis Hut phone: 203-453-6946
- Head Pro: Steve Godiksen: 203-215-6197; firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tennis Coordinator: Elisa Milano: 203-499-7855; SHYCtennis1@gmail.com
GENERAL SHYC TENNIS – MEMBER RULES & EXPECTATIONS
- Wash your hands with a disinfectant soap and water or use a hand sanitizer, before going to the court.
- Clean and wipe down your equipment, including racquets and water bottles. Do not share racquets or any other equipment such as wristbands, grips, hats and towels.
- Try to stay at least six feet apart from other players. Do not make physical contact with them (such as shaking hands or a high five).
- When playing doubles, coordinate with your partner to maintain physical
- Avoid touching your face after handling a ball, racquet or other equipment. Wash your hands promptly if you have touched your eyes, nose or mouth.
- Avoid sharing food, drinks or towels.
- Use your racquet/foot to pick up balls and hit them to your opponent. Avoid using your hands to pick up the balls.
- Maintain physical distancing if changing ends of the court.
- Remain apart from other players when taking a break.
- If a ball from another court comes to you, send it back with a kick or with your racquet.
- Leave the court as soon as reasonably possible.
- Wash your hands thoroughly or use a hand sanitizer after coming off the court.
- Wipe down surfaces on the gate, benches, & outdoor furniture with a disinfecting wipe
- Close the entrance gate if you are the last players on the premises
- Mark-proof tennis shoes and appropriate tennis apparel are expected. Shirts must be worn at all times.
- Restroom at the Tweed House is NOT open.
- Boisterous behavior, profanity, throwing rackets, striking nets, marking court surfaces, and other acts which interfere with the well-being of the general membership, will not be tolerated.
- Smoking, eating, and/or chewing gum on the courts are prohibited.
- Players are responsible for their own trash. There are trash bins on the side of the Tweed House for proper disposal.
- No bicycles, scooters, roller blades are permitted on tennis courts