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NEW! Indoor Tennis Programs begin Winter 2018

The J is excited to offer clinics, lessons - 3 & a pro, semi-private and private this Winter! These offerings will be taught by J Tennis Professional Todd Perkins at the Genesis/ Kansas City Racquet Club location - 6501 Frontage Road, Merriam, Kansas 66202

Youth Tennis Programs

  

FUNatics - Tennis for Preschoolers

Taught by The J's Tennis Professional, Todd Perkins, children learn basic tennis skills using age-appropriate equipment. 
This class takes place outdoors weather permitting, otherwise, the class will meet in the gym. Rackets and balls provided. 

Thursday Afternoons | Eight 30-min classes | Jan 9 - Feb 27
Tuition: J Members: $95/Non-members $140 
Class times vary by age

Call Will Grefrath at 913-981-8870 to register for a time slot


Little Aces (ages 5-6) 

Tuesdays | 5:00 - 5:30 p.m. | Nov 13 - Dec 18
Six 30-minute classes
Tuition: $68 | J Members: $98
Register now 


Little Deuces (ages 7-10)

Mondays | 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. | Nov 12 - Dec 17
Six 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $120/ Non-Members $162
Register now 

Wednesdays | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | Nov 14 - Dec 19
Five 60-minute classes | No class 11/21
Tuition: J members $100 | Non-Members: $135
Register now 

Saturdays | 11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. | Nov 14 - Dec 22
Five 60-minute classes | No class 11/24
Tuition: J Members $100/ Non-members $135 
Register now 

  

Junior Tennis Clinics

The J offers junior tennis clinics from the beginner level to the advanced level. These clinics are instructional programs that are available to develop and advance everyone's game.

Beginner Clinics (age 10+)

Learn fundamental strokes, basic strategy and how to keep score.

Mondays | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | Nov 12 - Dec 17
Six 60-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $120/Non-member $162
Register now

Wednesdays | 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. | Nov 14 - Dec 19
Five 60-minute classes | No class 11/21
Tuition: J Members $100/Non-member $135
Register now

Saturdays | 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Nov 17 - Dec 22
Five 60-minute classes | No class 11/24
Tuition: J Members $100/Non-member $135
Register now

  

Intermediate Clinics (age 9+)

Expand on the basics and take the sport to the next level. 

Tuesdays | 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. | Nov 13 - Dec 18
Six 90-minute classes
Tuition: J Members $180/Non-members $243
Register now

Saturdays | 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. | Nov 17 - Dec 22
Five 90-minute classes | No class 11/24
Tuition: J Members $150/Non-members $203
Register now


Form your own Clinic

Don’t see a class that works for you or your child? Organize your own group of 4-6 players and create your own clinic. Dates and times are flexible based upon your schedule and the availability of the tennis pro. $20 each per hour for Members/ $27 each per hour for non-members.

 

Private and Semi-Private Lessons

Private and semi-private lessons will be available throughout the year.  Interested parties should make arrangements with Tennis Pro Todd Perkins at 913-327-8013 or [email protected].


Private Lessons

Get the one on one personalized attention that will improve your game and take you to the next level.

Private Lessons

1 Pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

30-minute lesson

$33 Member
$39 Non-member

$120 Member
$144 Non-member

$228 Member
$274 Non-member

60-minute lesson

$65 Member
$75 Non-member

$235 Member
$275 Non-member

$455 Member
$525 Non-member

Semi-Private
(2 people)

1 pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

60-minute lesson

$35 Member
$40 Non-member

$130 Member
$150 Non-member

$240 Member
$280 Non-member

 3 & A Pro

1 pack

4 Pack

8 Pack

60-minute lesson

$27 Member
$33 Non-member

$98 Member
$122 Non-member

$160 Member
$216 Non-member

 

Court Reservation Policy

Members may reserve one of the six J tennis courts for up to 90 minutes at a time. Court reservations may be made up to one week in advance. Call 913-327-8010 to reserve your court.

 

Meet J Tennis Professional Todd Perkins

Todd Perkins is a USPTA certified tennis professional that has been coaching tennis full time for the last 24 years. Before joining The J staff in 2012, Todd worked at the KC Racquet Club for 10 years where he co-founded the T-Rex Tennis Academy.  Prior to coaching at the T-Rex Tennis Academy, Todd served as Director of Junior Development at Leawood Country Club for 10 years. During this time, Todd organized and directed all club activities and instructed juniors and adults in group and private lessons from beginner to national level.  Contact certified tennis pro Todd Perkins at 913-327-8013 or [email protected] for more information about The J’s adult and youth tennis programs

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