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Midwest Youth Team Tennis

Midwest Youth Team Tennis is a beginner tennis program that a uses the concepts of fun, friends and play to help build the foundation for future success in tennis and in life. Players use modified equipment and courts, tailored to their age and size, making it easier to play, rally and succeed right from the start! Team based games will be set up to help players further develop their tennis skills. Everyone plays, everyone has fun and everyone wins!

Participants receive a racquet and uniform and are divided into co-ed groups by age (6-and-under, 8-and-under, 10-and-under, 14-and-under). 

Participant Package:

  • Tennis racquet
    • A 21 or 23 inch racquet for 8 and under
    • 25 inch racquet for 10 and under
    • 27 inch racquet for 14 and under.
  • Program t-shirt
  • Player Goodie Bag (some programs do not choose this option)

 

Start a program in your area

A summer program must be run by a USTA registered Community Tennis Association that has a strong commitment to running Midwest Youth Team Tennis. A fall, winter or spring program may be run by any USTA Member Organization. This would include community tennis associations, parks, YMCA’s, Indoor Tennis Clubs, schools, etc.

The community tennis association or program organizer must complete a bid application and have it approved by the USTA/Midwest Section program review committee. Upon approval a step by step timeline will provided to guide you through the programs.

Interested in learning more? Visit our Coaching Resources page for details on how to start a program in your area.