Find a tennis instructor in New Haven, CT

Find tennis instructors in New Haven, CT

Find tennis instructors in New Haven, CT

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Find tennis instructors in New Haven, CT

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Top 10 tennis lessons in New Haven, CT

Students agree: these New Haven tennis instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Rossetti Brothers Pickleball

Rossetti Brothers Pickleball

5.0(1)
4 hires on Lessons
16+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
Suzanna Q. says, "Excellent coaching for every level / age / type of player. For beginners, the coaches establish strong fundamentals of the game to build on. For higher-level players, they layer on advanced techniques and strategy. Very well-maintained har-tru courts with courteous and helpful staff." Read more
Play10s.com

Play10s.com

New on Lessons
Serves New Haven, CT
I have been a full time Tennis Professional for over 20 years. I work with all ages and levels and customize each lesson to fit the needs and goals of the student. Contact me for more details. I enjoy seeing the improvement and enjoyment that my students get from playing this great game. Building lasting relationships through the years is also very rewarding.
JALE LLC

JALE LLC

5.0(1)
2+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
Tianna L. says, "Rahni was very professional and knowledgeable of the sport. I will definitely be returning for lessons this spring. Thank you, Rahni." Read more
JK TENNIS ACADEMY

JK TENNIS ACADEMY

5.0Exceptional(10)
6+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
Jean F. says, "The exceptional knowledge of tennis and how to be technically sound in all aspects of the game. Including mental preparedness, physicality, and equipment figment. It was excellent." Read more
ProdigyU

ProdigyU

New on Lessons
Serves New Haven, CT
My name is Noah Becker and am offering training in soccer and tennis. Years of experience playing both sports and currently work as a Youth Soccer Coach for Soccer XS and as an Assistant Coach for the University of Bridgeport Women’s Soccer Team. Currently in a Men’s Tennis League in Connecticut.
Rossetti Brothers Tennis

Rossetti Brothers Tennis

New on Lessons
31+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
USPTA Elite tennis teaching professional certified for more than 25 years. Experience with juniors and adults of all ages and levels: High school, doubles, singles, strategy, tactics, mental game and technique. Two-time Guinness World Records holder for charity: www.rallyforcharity.org. I enjoy teaching and learning. Seeing my students develop tennis skills give them a sense of achievement, progress and self-esteem which are valuable on and off the court.
Quantum Athletix

Quantum Athletix

4.8Excellent(6)
14+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
Henry B. says, "This training has been helping my son a lot. He has improve on his speed, also his agility while playing soccer, and his explosiveness. He has definitely grown as an athlete, not just physically, but also mentally." Read more
NHHR

NHHR

New on Lessons
23+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
We are a health & fitness facilities with multitude of amenities. We provide basketball training, tennis, pickleball, racquet ball etc. and an extensive gym. We have personal trainers, coaches, and mentors too.
Tennis Expert

Tennis Expert

New on Lessons
6+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
I got into tennis in high school and enjoyed getting proficient fairly fast. By sophomore year we got to states, and unexpectedly my serve was one of the best there. Since then I've been playing recreationally and professionally. I've seen so many combinations, skills, and plays that I can guide someone as effectively and efficiently as possible. I picked up tennis and really excelled in a fairly competitive environment. Technically, tactically, physically, and mentally, I aim to bring the game together for whomever I coach to have the most fun from the experience. I also know fitness and nutrition to a great extent, which has helped me t...
Eden Tennis

Eden Tennis

5.0(1)
7+ years in business
Serves New Haven, CT
Eden L. says, "Professional tennis Pro Eden Lica High performance tennis players Private lessons and group lessons " Read more

Your Tennis Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do tennis lessons cost?

On average, tennis lessons cost $60 to $150 per hour or $200 to $500 for five 1-hour lessons. The cost to hire a tennis instructor depends on their experience level and the session length. Casual or beginner students may not need an instructor with a lot of experience, while students who want to play at a professional level will have to pay more for an experienced teacher. Most tennis lessons are 30 to 60 minutes long.

How many tennis lessons do I need?

How many tennis lessons you need depends on your experience level and why you're taking lessons. Casual players may only need 5 to 10 lessons total. Competitive players may need 50 to 100 lessons over the course of a year, or about 1 to 2 lessons per week.

Are tennis lessons worth it?

Tennis lessons are worth it whether you're a beginner or a professional for the following reasons:

  • They're fun and educational.
  • Almost anyone can improve their game by taking them.
  • They provide heart-healthy exercise.
  • They improve hand-eye coordination.
  • They help you master a skill that you will continue to enjoy for the rest of your life.

In order for beginners to enjoy tennis and feel proficient, they first have to master the basic techniques like serving and backhand strokes. More experienced players may benefit from learning advanced techniques and improve their enjoyment of the game. One-on-one instruction allows players to concentrate on their unique strengths and weaknesses and improve their skills.

What age do you start tennis lessons?

The best age to start tennis lessons for kids is between 5 to 10 years old, or when they are able to pay attention and follow instructions for 30 minutes or more. Kids who have been in other sports before typically do well, even at a young age. Adults can start tennis lessons at any age.

What do I wear to a tennis lesson?

Since you will be moving your arms and running during a tennis lesson, wear comfortable clothing or active wear. Public courts and parks do not require a dress code, but tennis clubs and country clubs typically require the following attire:

  • Tennis shoes or sneakers with non-marking soles
  • Polo shirts or tank top
  • Shorts or a skirt
  • A hat or visor

What are the different types of tennis lessons?

There are three different types of tennis lessons, each with different advantages:

  • Group lessons are best for beginners. Learning in a group also helps students learn from each other and become familiar with game play, rules, and techniques.
  • One-on-one lessons are helpful for more advanced students. Once students master the basics, they may want to take private lessons, which are the best way to strengthen skills and set personal goals.
  • Specialized lessons are great for people with special needs. These classes adapt lessons appropriately for groups or individuals with special needs.

How do I choose a tennis instructor?

Start by searching our list of tennis instructors, then:

  • Get at least three free estimates from tennis instructors to compare.
  • Examine reviews from previous or current students on Lessons and Google.
  • Choose an experienced, friendly instructor.
  • Follow a payment schedule instead of making large cash payments up front.

What questions should I ask tennis instructors?

To find the best tennis instructor near you, ask the following questions:

  • How long have you been playing tennis? Have you played professionally?
  • Do you have any openings? If not, how far in advance are you booked?
  • Would you recommend group or private lessons for me?
  • Do you offer discounts for referrals or couples?
  • Will you give me an estimate for lessons in writing?

Reviews for New Haven tennis lessons

Recent success stories from people in the New Haven area.
P U.
He kept my six year old moving and engaged and she didn’t even realize that he was correcting her form at the same time!
JK TENNIS ACADEMY
Mac J.
Very knowledgeable, truly care about his craft. Very patient with my son.
Quantum Athletix
Sebastien N.
Michael Filipek is definitely one of the best coaches I've ever had! I've been going to his summer camp for 4 years and I'm now taking private lessons with him. He's very detail oriented and the drills we do speak very specifically to what I'm working on! I'm a ranked junior player, and many of my achievements can be attributed to his outstanding coaching.
The Michael Filipek Tennis & Sports Academy
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