Edmonton Tennis Programs
Ace Tennis Academy provides Tennis Programs following Tennis Canada Guidelines.
Learn to Play Tennis from a Tennis Canada Certified Instructor who will develop and advance your tennis skills.
Little Aces: This program is for children 5 to 8 years old whom are introduced to the fundamentals (hand eye co-ordination, movement skills, throwing, catching, and ball control) and basic ground strokes of tennis. Approximately of 30 minutes of class will be running and coordination activities and games. Mini racquets, nets, and progressive tennis balls are used on a ½ court tennis surface.
Junior Aces 1.0 to 2.0: This program is for children 9 to 16 years old who are just beginning or have some experience playing tennis. The students learn basic fundamentals and tennis strokes through skill development, drills and fun competitions. Tennis Canada progressive tennis guidelines are implemented advancing players using 1/2 court, and 3/4 court curriculum.
Junior Aces 2.5 to 3.5: This program is for children 9 to 16 years old who can already rally with some consistency and have a desire to learn and advance in tennis. The students will learn proper technique and tennis tactics. The session will cover all basic tennis strokes, improve playing at the net, and establish the students style of play through in class competitions and drills. Each class will have compete time so students can practice the skills and tactics taught. Students should be in two to three junior programs to be at a competitive level.
Adult Tennis 1.0 to 2.0: This is a indoor tennis alternative when a full court is not available. Adults 16 years and older play singles, doubles, and group games using a 19 inch racquet and a tennis specific foam ball or red ball on a miniature tennis court. There is some skill development and tennis tactics incorporated into the program. This is a inexpensive and fun way to continue tennis and improve your play through the winter months.
Adult Tennis 2.5 to 3.5: This program is for anyone who can rally 10 or more medium paced balls over the net. Students will review ground strokes, improve playing at the net, and establish a good first and second serve. Doubles play and tennis tactics are included throughout the program. Each class will have compete time to practice the skills and tactics taught.
Registration is required. To register, please call 780-452-1266,
Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 4:00pm is best.
Our Tennis Court Locations
Glenora Courts 10426 – 136 Street
King Edward Courts 8008 – 82 Street
Rio Terrace Courts 15504 – 76 Avenue
Westridge Courts 505 Wolfwillow Road
Wedgewood Courts 185 Street and Wedgewood Boulevard
Progressive Academy School (13212 – 106 Avenue, Edmonton).
We sell tennis racquets, balls, Ace Tennis Shirts and Hats for all ages. Junior Wilson racquets are $25.00. Sleeve of 3 balls $6.00. 6 Foam balls $25.00. Adult racquets $45.00 and up.
A Community League Membership is required at certain locations. Please support your community and purchase a membership. Contact info is available at efcl.org. Most memberships are around $45.00 for a family per year.
Rain Out Policy
In the event of rain or bad weather the instructor will determine if the class is cancelled. The instructor will try to inform students of a cancellation within an hour of class time (or sooner if possible). Please do not call the instructor or the office more than 30 minutes before your class. If you have not received a call then please proceed to the scheduled class. All rain out classes are made up on the week immediately following the last scheduled class. If there are two or more classes to be made up then the instructor may need to schedule some classes outside of the usual class day and hours. This may include a Friday evening, Saturday or Sunday make-up class. The instructor will keep students informed as the session nears the end.
Missed Class and Re-schedule Policy
Ace Tennis Academy is not responsible if you miss a class. Rebates and refunds will not be issued. If you know you are going to miss a class then let your instructor know ahead of time. Ace Tennis Academy will try to reschedule you into a make-up class if there is availability in another class. We cannot guarantee you a make-up class but we will do our best in trying to do so.
Program Cancellation Policy
Ace Tennis Academy cannot guarantee that each program or camp will run. The schedule is based on successful programs in previous years. Participation numbers do fluctuate and we cannot control those changes. A minimum of 5 students is required in the programs and camps. Ace Tennis Academy may cancel programs or camps at their discretion. We would try our best to provide an alternative that suits the participants needs, or provide a full refund.