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Tennis Academies, Clinics & Lessons

Play Hard. Win Easy.

Whether you are an advanced beginner, intermediate or advanced player, The Wintergreen Tennis Academy has programs specially tailored to improve your game. Some of the skills that you will acquire include: doubles positioning and movement, mental toughness techniques, communication, racquet skills, and aggressive play such as poaching and the "I" formation. We guarantee you will have FUN! Find out what past participants are saying about the Wintergreen Tennis Academy!

All academies include free outdoor court time, discounted indoor court time, 15% discount in the pro shop, free use of our demo racquets and an academy souvenir. The Wintergreen Tennis Academy approach to instruction is built upon:

  • Knowing every player has a unique game
  • Knowing every player learns differently
  • Knowing every player has their own goals
  • Knowing hard work and discipline are required for success

Academy Discounts - Wintergreen offers our new and returning Academy participants various discounts. Discounts cannot be combined.

  • Academy participants will receive a 20% discount on the Daily Lodging Rate (excluding holidays). Call 800-266-2444.
  • Club members receive a 20% discount and their accompanied guests are eligible for a 10% discount
  • All past Academy participants receive a 10% discount
  • Bring 11 friends and the 12th person is free

For registration or more information on any of our programs, please call 434-325-8235.

Weekend Stroke & Strategy Academy

This comprehensive program emphasizes simplicity, strategy, court positioning, footwork, and mental toughness with a low student to teacher ratio. All levels will benefit from this program which includes: video analysis if requested, snacks, academy souvenir, merchandise discount, unlimited outdoor court time, and unlimited use of the ball machine. Bring your own group and customize the academy to your needs! Great for USTA teams.

  • $369 per person (weekends, 8 hours group instruction), 15% pro shop discount, and Academy souvenir.

For registration or more information, please call 434-325-8235.

Drop-in Tennis Doubles

Wintergreen Resort Drop-In Tennis Doubles is a popular, well-attended event and a great way to meet other tennis players in our community. Come join the fun! Players of all levels are welcome.

Saturday mornings, 9:30am - 11:30am 
$10 per player, balls are furnished

Arrive early to get assigned according to your level:  Drop-in officially starts at 9:30 a.m. Whether you registered online or are a walk-on, please arrive at least ten minutes early and check in the shop. This allows the organizer time to set up court assignments consistent with your ranking. If you show up any later than 9:30, you may be assigned to any court available, regardless of your ranking.

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Build Your Own Mid-Week Tennis Academy

It's your game -- you decide. Bring a friend and build your own academy!

  • Minimum 3 participants
  • Minimum 3 hours
  • $37 per person, per hour of instruction
  • 20% off Daily Lodging Rate
  • Monday-Thursday
  • Not available during holiday weeks such as Thanksgiving and Christmas

For registration or more information, please call 434-325-8235.

Summer Midweek Stroke & Strategy Academy

This comprehensive program emphasizes simplicity, strategy, court positioning, footwork, and mental toughness with a low student to teacher ratio. All levels will benefit from this program which includes: video analysis if requested, snacks, academy souvenir, merchandise discount, unlimited outdoor court time, and unlimited use of the ball machine. Bring your own group and customize the academy to your needs!! Great for USTA teams.

  • $459 per person (midweek, 12 hours group instruction, 1/2 hour private lesson per person, unlimited use of the ball machine, complimentary use of outdoor courts) 

For registration or more information, please call 434-325-8235.

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Nike Tennis Camps

Designed for all level of players ages 8-18 from beginner to advanced. Beginners will have the opportunity to learn the “Sport of a Lifetime”, while intermediate and advanced players will focus on technical and tactical improvement. Look for specific Tournament Training programs which focus on advanced drills, intensive physical training and lots of match play with an emphasis on shot selection, mental toughness, and winning strategies.

Camp Features

  • Skill Development
  • Emotional & Mental Training
  • Individualized Instruction
  • Team Competition
  • Footwork, Fitness, and Agility Training
  • Supervised match play
  • Camp T-shirt

Rates

  • Day Camp: $595

2022 Nike Tennis Camps Dates 

  • June 27-30
  • July 18-21
  • August 1-4
Click to Register
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Junior Tennis & Golf Camp

4 days of fun and learning!

  • Held weekly during the summer, Monday through Thursday
  • Tennis instruction by a USPTA or PTR Professional
  • Golf instruction by a PGA Professional
  • Small Student to Teacher Ratio
  • Learn rules and etiquette
  • Develop eye/hand coordination, fitness, and agility
  • Improve tennis stroke production and court movement through fun games and drills
  • Golf skills instruction covering putting, pitching, and bunker play
  • Schedule:
    • 9-11 Tennis
    • 11-12:30 Pool/Lunch
    • 12:30-2:30   Golf
  • Lunch included

Tuition
All Week: $TBD-non-member, $TBD-members or Daily: $TBD

2022 Junior Camps
June 20-23 27-30
July 11-14 25-28
August 8-12


Please contact our tennis staff to book your Junior Tennis/Golf Camp at (434) 325-8345 or emails us at [email protected]

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Clinics & Lessons

Schedule of clinics may vary depending on time of year. See This Week At Wintergreen for a listing of available clinics and times. Many clinics sell out and therefore registration in advance is highly recommended. To register or for more information on any of our programs, please call 434-325-8235.

  • Private Lessons ($75)
    Private lessons are available at your convenience.
  • The Daily Tennis Clinic $32 for Resort Guests; $26 for Members
    Enjoy the best of midweek tennis with fun, fast-paced drills and instruction offered Monday-Thursday from 12-1 pm. The clinic is open to all level of players and guests are welcome to attend. Each clinic will feature a new and changing theme and rotating instructors. Please call 434-325-8345 to save your spot today.
  • Advanced Workout (4.0 players and higher - $44)
    This 90 minute class is for adults and tournament level juniors who want to experience a college style workout. Through a combination of pro fed, “live ball”, and competitive drills, your court movement, shot selection, concentration, and fitness will elevate to a higher level.
  • Drills for Skills ($32)
    One hour of cutting edge drills designed to improve your stroke production and competitive ability - themed after the Stroke of the Day.
  • Cardio Tennis ($32)
    Looking for an opportunity to improve your aerobic fitness? This is it!!! One hour of heart pumping activity designed for beginner and advanced players. Drills are designed to promote improved stroke production, speed, and agility, while constantly keeping your heart rate at an elevated but comfortable level. Personal heart rate monitors are recommended if you have one.
  • Matchplay Madness ($44)
    This 90 minute clinic offers 3.0 players and above the opportunity to work on the strategic parts of their game. Wintergreen's tennis staff will coach and/or join you in singles or doubles matchplay. Court positioning, strategy, and the mental side of the game are the focus of this session.
  • Junior Clinic ($32)
    Juniors (ages 7-14) will focus on stroke production, court movement, and fun games in this 1 hour session.
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    Tennis, Wine, and Cider Camps

    World-Ranked Tennis Meets Internationally Recognized Vineyards

    You love tennis. You love wine. You’ll love these Tennis & Wine Camps! Start the weekend on Friday afternoon with an exclusive tour to three local vineyards. You’ll travel in style with the Monticello Wine & Tour Coach Co. for these camps. The wine tour includes a five hour tour of Veritas, King Family and a surprise vineyard. Sample their internationally recognized wines, tour their private cellars and enjoy a lunch enhanced with wine pairings. 

    Spend Saturday morning and afternoon training with the academy staff. Instruction provided by the Wintergreen Tennis Professionals and will focus on strategy, tactics, and learning to win more points! World ranked instruction will feature fast paced drills, low player to pro ratio, custom-tailored instruction, and academy souvenir for the participants.

    Bonus! Saturday afternoon will feature a wine tasting

    You’ll round out your tennis camp Sunday morning more tennis instruction.

    Dates:
    Coming Soon

    Times: Coming Soon

    Cost: $489, and $389 for Wintergreen Members


    Call 434-325-8345 to sign up.   Tennis & Wine Camp Flier