PRIVATE & GROUP LESSONS
Arrange a lesson for yourself or with a group of friends at a time that fits into your schedule. You can focus on your tennis goals, learn a strategy to fit your game, and delve into the mental side of the game. Private lessons are offered seven days a week at Gates.
ADULT DRILL CLASSES & NOVEMBER NIGHTS
Advertised group classes are based on $16 per hour and are a great way to improve your game. Classes are offered to all levels and never surpass a 6 student to 1 instructor ratio.
Cardio tennis is a staple for workout buffs at Gates Tennis Center. Cardio tennis will increase your heart rate, help you burn calories and is a lot of fun. Enjoy cardio in the spring, summer, and fall (April 3rd - October 29th). Choose between early morning, mid-day, or night time class options.
ADULT SINGLES LADDER
The Gates Tennis Center offers one of the largest ladders in the country for the following levels: Men (5.0, 4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0), Women (4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0, 2.5). The computerized ladder offers printouts with names, phone numbers, and email addresses. The ladder also offers drop-in time on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Players who have completed at least 5 matches can qualify for a USTA sanctioned end of ladder season tournament. The fee to participate in the ladder is $15 per season.
SOCIAL MIXERS & NOONTIME TENNIS
SOCIAL MIXERS: Every Friday night and Sunday morning enjoy playing tennis and meeting people. You'll play with several partners and opponents during each mixer. We encourage players of all levels 3.0 to 4.5 to participate.
NOONTIME TENNIS: Pickup tennis (Singles or Doubles) offered Mon.-Sat from 12-2pm
Play through the winter and get great discounts on programs, courts, ball machines, and more!
TOP DOG DOUBLES / "FRIENDLY-COMPETITIVE"
If you enjoy fun competitive doubles, try the popular “Top Dog” Doubles. It's a co-ed doubles league held Monday-Thursday at 8pm. Levels vary based on the night of the week. Play with different partners, fun scoring system, friendly atmosphere, but competitive because everyone is trying to be "Top Dog."
NO-SWITCH TOP DOG DOUBLES (SPRING/SUMMER/FALL)
If you enjoy fun competitive doubles try the popular “Top Dog” Doubles. It's a co-ed doubles league held Monday thru Thursday at 8pm. Levels vary based on the night of the week. Play with different partners, fun scoring system, friendly atmosphere, but competitive because everyone is trying to be "Top Dog."
BEGINNER ROUND ROBIN (SUMMER/FALL)
On Wednesday nights during the summer if you're just starting or have played only a little be part of the Beginner Round Robin. It's a great way to get introduced to actual play and meet other new players. Each night one of our coaches is on hand to help with basic rules and strategy, but mostly there is an emphasis on fun.
BALL MACHINE BONANZA (SPRING/SUMMER/FALL)
Enjoy the Ball Machine community style. Meet new people while honing your tennis skills. 2 ball machines, 2 courts, for 2 hours if you like. Please call to see when the bonanza is offered!
USTA LEAGUES AT GATES
Gates has roughly 70 different USTA teams annually. If you are interested in forming a team or adding yourself to an existing one please check out the USTA website. To learn more about the many leagues offered by the USTA please view the following flyers. Click HERE to email.
SUNDAY NTRP DRILLS
The NTRP Drill is a new program designed to give players with a USTA ranking a leg up on the competition. Every drill must be played at level, with verification upon check-in. You'll work on Singles tactics, and shot selection, Doubles strategy and court positioning, along with how to win in a tough and high pressure match situation.
SENIOR BREAKFAST LEAGUE (SUMMER)
Early morning coed doubles league offered on Wednesday mornings from 7:30am to 9:00am, starting July 5th through August 30th. League entry fee includes matches, balls, coffee and snacks, as well as, an end-of-season party with prizes and awards. Sign-up for the whole season for $65 or just half the season for $45. Entry deadline is June 14th.
FREE TENNIS CLINICS (SPRING/SUMMER)
If you don't like things that are FREE then this is not for you, but if you don't mind not paying money for a fun time and a chance to get some tips to help out your tennis game, then come and attend a FREE tennis clinic. The clinics are held on Saturdays once per month during the summer season. There is a limit of 2 per person per summer.