San Mateo

JUNIOR ADULT

Tennis for Toddlers

Ages 3-5

A fun introduction to movement and exercise specifically designed for you and your child. Together you will run, jump, hop, twist, bend and swing while you keep your eye on the ball. Meet other people, have fun and find out why tennis has never been easier to play and learn. This is a parent participation class.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Saturday 11:55-12:25pm Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

PreRallyball

Ages 5-7

Preparation stage for students aged 5-6 years old for the San Mateo pathway. Early skill acquisition depends on parent participation (Recommended). To progress to Rallyball 1, student must demonstrate proper grip and focused ball tracking.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Monday 3:15-4:00pm Central Park 9/11 - 10/30 (7) Info Register 11/6 - 12/18 (7) Info Register $126
Wednesday 3:15-4:00pm Beresford Park 9/13 - 11/1 (7) Info Register 11/8 - 12/20 (7) Info Register $126
Friday 3:15-4:00pm Beresford Park 9/15 - 10/27 (6) Info Register 11/3 - 12/22 (6) Info Register $108/$126
Saturday 11:05-11:50am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Rallyball I

Ages 7-10

This is the first stage of San Mateo Tennis pathway. Students will learn to self-rally and begin multiple touches and partner rallies. Prerequisite: If 5 or 6 years old: Pre-Rallyball Tennis, otherwise none.To progress to Rallyball 2, students must demonstrate multiple touch rallies on an 18' court.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Monday (4:1) 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/11 - 10/30 (7) Info Register 11/6 - 12/18 (7) Info Register $189
Wednesday 4:05-5:00pm Beresford Park 9/13 - 11/1 (7) Info Register 11/8 - 12/20 (7) Info Register $126
Friday 4:05-5:00pm Beresford Park 9/15 - 10/27 (6) Info Register 11/3 - 12/22 (6) Info Register $108
Saturday 9:05-10:50am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Rallyball II

Ages 7-11

Prerequisite: Rallyball 1 + Instructor's Approval. This is the second stage of the San Mateo Tennis pathway. Students will learn basic footwork, weight transfer, leg loading and finishing. To progress, students must demonstrate topspin rallies on a 36' court.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Monday (4:1) 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/11 - 10/30 (7) Info Register 11/6 - 12/18 (7) Info Register $189
Wednesday 4:05-5:00pm Beresford Park 9/13 - 11/1 (7) Info Register 11/8 - 12/20 (7) Info Register $126
Friday 4:05-5:00pm Beresford Park 9/15 - 10/27 (6) Info Register 11/3 - 12/22 (6) Info Register $108
Saturday 9:05-10:50am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Rallyball III

Ages 7-10

Prerequisite: Rallyball 2 + Instructor's Approval. This is the second stage of the San Mateo Tennis pathway. Students will learn basic footwork, weight transfer, leg loading and finishing. To progress, students must demonstrate topspin rallies on a 36' court.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Wednesday 5:05-6:00pm Beresford Park 9/13 - 11/1 (7) Info Register 11/8 - 12/20 (7) Info Register $126
Thursday (4:1) 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/14 - 10/26 (6) Info Register 11/2 - 12/21 (7) Info Register $162/$189
Saturday 9:05-10:00am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Beginning Junior

Ages 11-16

It's never too late to start playing tennis. This beginning tennis program will teach your child the basic fundamentals and skills of tennis in a fun and exciting class. Players will also learn basic match strategies and how to keep score.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Wednesday 5:05-6:00pm Beresford Park 9/13 - 11/1 (7) Info Register 11/8 - 12/20 (7) Info Register $126
Thursday (4:1) 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/14 - 10/26 (6) Info Register 11/2 - 12/21 (7) Info Register $162/$189
Saturday 10:05-11:00am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Intermediate Junior

Ages 11-16

Students will play full court circular groundstrokes from multiple stances. 12U league play is encouraged. To progress to the next level, students must display topspin rallies on a 78' court. Pre-Requisite: Jr Beginning and Instructor's approval.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Tuesday 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/12 - 10/31 (7) Info Register 11/7 - 12/19 (7) Info Register $189
Saturday 10:05-11:00am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Advanced Junior

Ages 12-17

Students will play full court circular groundstrokes from multiple stances. 12U league play is encouraged. To progress to the next level, students must display topspin rallies on a 78' court. Pre-Requisite: Jr Intermediate Tennis and Instructor's approval.

Days Time Location Fall I (Wks) Info Registration Fall II (Wks) Info Registration Fee
For class info click "Info". To login and buy click "Register". Search for additional classes at:  SanMateoRec.org
Tuesday 4:05-5:00pm Central Park 9/12 - 10/31 (7) Info Register 11/7 - 12/19 (7) Info Register $189
Saturday 10:05-11:00am Central Park 9/16 - 10/28 (6) Info Register 11/4 - 12/23 (6) Info Register $108
4:1 = Low Ratio 4 players Max | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.

Academy

Ages 10-18

JUNIOR ACADEMY: Once players have developed basic tennis fundamentals and racquet skills in Rallyball or a similar program, they are ready for an introduction to competitive tennis skills and matchplay in a fun environment. Jr. Academy players learn how to play the game, keep score, and compete in matches.
Blossom Hill Park | 10 + 20 Hour Packages | Ages 11 - 14 | *Players must test into Jr. Academy*

COMPETITIVE ACADEMY: With over two decades of coaching, training, studying, and competing, we've developed Competitive Academy around core fundamentals. Academy stresses the importance of long term development with a focus on "Performance Goals" rather than "Outcome Goals."
Blossom Hill Park | 20 + 40 Hour Packages | Ages 11 - 18 | *Players must test into Competitive Academy*

Class Days Time Location Summer I (Wks) Registration Summer II (Wks) Registration Fee
Pre-Academy Tuesday 5:00-7:00pm Central Park
Pre-Academy Friday 5:00-7:00pm Central Park
Jr. Academy Monday 5:00-7:00pm Central Park
Jr. Academy Thursday 5:00-7:00pm Central Park
Academy Saturday 2:00-4:00pm Central Park
*Players must receive instructor approval before joining Academy* | No classes will be held 10/9 - 10/14, 11/11, 11/23 - 11/25.
Learn More About Our Camps

Camps

Ages 7-14

TDA Camps place strong emphasis on The Big 3: ATTITUDE, EFFORT & SPORTSMANSHIP. Our camps are designed for beginner to intermediate students. Each week players are placed in teams by age and ability level. A proud member of Positive Coaches Alliance, our coaches are fun, friendly, and knowledgeable

PRERALLY SPORT CAMP: Designed to address the specific developmental needs of young children. Our innovative curriculum allows children to develop the necessary athletic skills, footwork and movement patterns to begin learning fundamental racquet and rally skills.
LOCATION: Central Park | M - F | 9a - Noon | Ages 5 - 7 | COST: $208

RALLYBALL CAMP: Learn fundamental sending and receiving skills necessary to rally the ball and play the game. Develop control and build confidence while they learn the skills necessary to play. Our goal is to get players rallying the ball quickly – playing points and playing the game.
LOCATION: Central Park | M - F | 9a - Noon | Ages 7 - 14 | COST: $208

HIGH PERFORMANCE CAMP: Players training and competing in TDA’s competitive player pathway, get the benefits of a completely integrated tennis program. Utilizing the games-based training methodology, players receive a balanced approach of high performance training, both small and large group environments. Camp has a strict 6:1 ratio for optimum performance.
LOCATION: Central Park | M - F | 9a - Noon | Ages 9-14 | COST: $289

Week Ages Days Time Location Dates Fee Info Registration
SUMMER - WEEK 1 (Search for camps below at:  SanMateoRec.org)
PreRally (Half-Day) 5-7 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 6/19 - 6/23 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 6/19 - 6/23 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 6/19 - 6/23 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 2
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 6/26 - 6/30 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 6/26 - 6/30 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 3
Rallyball (Half-Day) 5-9 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Shoreview Park 7/5 - 7/7 $136 Info Register
Rallyball (Half-Day) 9-12 yrs Monday - Friday 1:00-4:00pm Shoreview Park 7/5 - 7/7 $136 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 4
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 7/10 - 7/14 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 7/10 - 7/14 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 5
Rallyball (Half-Day) 5-9 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Shoreview Park 7/17 - 7/21 $210 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 6
PreRally (Half-Day) 5-7 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 7/24 - 7/28 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 7/24 - 7/28 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 7/24 - 7/28 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 7
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 7/31 - 8/4 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 7/31 - 8/4 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 8
PreRally (Half-Day) 5-7 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 8/7 - 8/11 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 8/7 - 8/11 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 8/7 - 8/11 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 9
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 8/14 - 8/18 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 8/14 - 8/18 $297 Info Register
SUMMER - WEEK 10
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 8/21 - 8/25 $208 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 8/21 - 8/25 $297 Info Register
FALL - WEEK 1
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 10/9 - 10/13 $229 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 10/9 - 10/13 $329 Info Register
FALL - WEEK 2
Rallyball (Half-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-12:00pm Central Park 10/9 - 10/13 $229 Info Register
Rallyball (All-Day) 7-14 yrs Monday - Friday 9:00-4:00pm Central Park 10/9 - 10/13 $329 Info Register
Note: Participants must provide their own racket, tennis shoes, snack, water bottle, hat, and sunscreen. Court equipment, balls, and contest awards will be provided. Rules and conduct expectation will be discussed the first day of each camp. Participants who do not follow rules may be asked to withdraw from camp. Register early as space is limited.

Note: Registration for all of our recreation classes is processed by Los Gatos-Saratoga Recreation, San Jose Parks, Recreation, and Neighborhood Services (PRN), and San Mateo Parks and Recreation.

When you click to register for a class you will be redirected to: LGSrecreation.org for smta classes, sanjoseca.gov/PRNS/ for SBTA classes, and erecreg.com for smta classes.

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