Get in the game at the JCC! Sharpen your skills and have fun on our three outdoor tennis courts. Take a class or private lesson with our tennis pro.

Classes, Camps & Lessons for Children and Adults

Learn the basics, improve your strokes and connect with others who love the game! We offer group classes and individual instruction at every level for both children and adults.

The JCC’s three outdoor tennis courts are located next to the outdoor pool and playground.

To reserve court time, call 617.558.6451. To learn more about private and group lessons, call Tennis Director Doug Maynard at 617.558.6473 or email

Explore Classes and Camps

Tennis Lesson Rates

 CostMember Cost
Tennis Lessons  
30-minute private$55$50
60-minute private$85$80
60-minute semi-private (per player)$55$50
60-minute semi-private (couple- same family)$50$45
Group lesson - 3 players (per player)$40$35
Group less - 4 players (per player)$35$30
5 30-minute private lessons$250$225
5 60-minute private lessons$400$375

For more information on tennis classes, private lessons and tennis camp, contact Tennis Director Doug Maynard at 617.558.6473 or

Camp Programs

Child playing tennis

Youth Tennis Camp

Youth Tennis Camp

Ages 8-14
Tennis professionals coach campers through drills, games and match play, emphasizing sportsmanship, teamwork and skills enhancement. Includes recreational swim.

Children playing tennis

Camp Thrive

Camp Thrive

Ages 4-8
Young campers are introduced to tennis using age-appropriate equipment and court size. Includes swimming and group activities.

Meet Our Pro

Doug Maynard
Tennis Director

Doug Maynard is in his ninth year as Tennis Director at JCC Greater Boston. He is a United States Professional Tennis Association Elite Professional with over thirty years of teaching and coaching experience at the professional, collegiate, interscholastic and club/resort level in North Carolina, Florida and Massachusetts. Doug is also the Women's Tennis Assistant Coach at Boston College.

Previous Tennis Director positions have included The Tennis Club of Palm Beach, Omni Grove Park Inn Resort in Asheville, NC, and the Levine Jewish Community Center in Charlotte, NC. Maynard has trained and coached national junior champions, touring pros in the world’s top 25, and is a former NCAA Big South Conference Coach of the Year. Many junior students have gone on to play at numerous NCAA Division I, II, and III universities including Auburn, Arizona, Clemson, UNC, Virginia, Ohio State, and Wake Forest.

As a player he is a former North Carolina and Southern Junior Champion and ranked in the top 15 in USTA National Rankings. Doug played collegiately at Ole Miss and the University of North Carolina Asheville, where he was ranked in the nation’s top 15.