Find a tennis instructor in Elmhurst, IL

Find tennis instructors in Elmhurst, IL

Find tennis instructors in Elmhurst, IL

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Find tennis instructors in Elmhurst, IL

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Top 10 tennis lessons in Elmhurst, IL

Students agree: these Elmhurst tennis instructors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Ace Academy

Ace Academy

5.0(1)
6+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Jeet D. says, "They were expert engaging the children each week to take the next steps in improving their game. I noticed that the kids developed a natural bond of friendship with the coach, who gave them personal and unique attention. Additionally, they were flexible with changes to our schedule as needed" Read more
K.O. Tennis Academy

K.O. Tennis Academy

4.0(1)
3 hires on Lessons
20+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
I am an enthusiastic tennis professional with over 12 years of experience coaching high performance tennis players. I am the head women's tennis coach at the University of St. Francis. I am also PTR Certified with a professional rating in both "High Performance" and 10 & under "Quick Start" tennis. In addition to many talented juniors I also coach my son who has won various USTA national and sectional titles, and now plays Division 1 college tennis. I have combined my analytical skills with video technology to offer my students state of the art video analysis. Looking forward to seeing you on the court! Mark I love working with all play...
Tennis Coach, Professional Hitting Partner

Tennis Coach, Professional Hitting Partner

5.0(1)
4 hires on Lessons
7+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Analida S. says, "Overall, enjoyed playing with him a lot as he is an amazing tennis player and in the last 3 months that I have played with him I did see improvements in my game." Read more
Luke Fidrocki

Luke Fidrocki

New on Lessons
5+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Hello my name is Luke and I am 18 years old. I have been playing tennis for 10 years and I started coaching tennis a little over 3 years ago working on a consist basis ever since. I have a significant understanding of the technique and strategy it takes to be one incredible tennis player. I have plenty of clients who have experienced a substantial amount of progress from my private instruction and deep technical work and I’d love to help those that have a desire to seek improvement. I live in Elmhurst Illinois. Please reach out if you have any questions or would like to schedule a lesson. My cell is (773) 394-1363
Johnkumis

Johnkumis

New on Lessons
Serves Elmhurst, IL
I have coached informally since around 2000 and at a community college for about 10 years. I had a chance to coach an 8th grader who was fabulous and had went on to place 2nd in state and play division 1 college. I told the dad if he could not find a proper coach, please call, but I am not that level. I did coach a young man who was ranked in the top 5 in the Chicago area but only after the family could not find a top coach. I am an Accountant. But I love tennis and would do the best I can. I charge very little if anything.
Aj

Aj

New on Lessons
5+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Ranked coach in my country for 20 years. specialist in novices and intermediate levels, I work a lot physically without neglecting technique and I look for a spirit of competition in the student
SWHET

SWHET

5.0(1)
Offers online services
9 hires on Lessons
2+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Michael G. says, "Great with kids. " Read more
Tennis Cotch

Tennis Cotch

New on Lessons
14+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Old players tennis cotche algeria university good techenc honestly very good players 35 year playing
Astronomical Athletes

Astronomical Athletes

New on Lessons
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
Patrell Green is a passionate basketball skills trainer with a proven ability to excel athletes of all ages and skill levels. He is dedicated to helping individuals improve their ball handling, footwork, shooting, and in-game live reactions. With exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, he effectively builds and maintains strong relationships with both team members and clients alike. As the Founder and Head Trainer at Astronomical Athlete, he leads training regimens, collaborates with schools and leagues, and organize group and personal sessions for various age groups. His experience consists of Founder/Head Trainer, Astronomical
Abhay Singh

Abhay Singh

New on Lessons
1 hire on Lessons
2+ years in business
Serves Elmhurst, IL
As a varsity tennis player at Roosevelt University, transitioning from NAIA to Division 2, and with a decade of personal tennis experience, I offer a wealth of knowledge and expertise to customers seeking private tennis lessons. Having participated in various international tournaments, I have honed my skills and gained valuable insights into the game. Currently serving as a private tennis coach, I dedicate my time to teaching four motivated 11 to 14-year-old kids daily in Palatine, Illinois. Now, I am eager to expand my reach and offer my services to customers in downtown Chicago and nearby areas. By hiring me, customers can expect personaliz

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?

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