Get your head in the game at JCC Greater Boston!
Take a class or private lesson with our tennis pro on our outdoor courts, or check out our indoor Pickleball area for drop-in play. 

It’s always a good time to sharpen your tennis skills and have some Pickleball fun!

Whether you’re just starting out, want to improve your game or want to connect with others, our tennis and Pickleball programs are designed to help you reach your goal - while having a blast. We offer group or private tennis classes, tennis camps, drop-in Pickleball games, Pickleball training circuits and more.

Leventhal-Sidman JCC has three outdoor tennis courts, located next to the outdoor pool and playground. Pickleball games are held every Friday from 8-10am and Saturday and Sunday from 12-2pm in the basketball gymnasium.   

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

To learn more about our new Pickleball offerings call Leah Douty at 617.556.6456 or email

Youth Tennis Programs

Youth Tennis Clinics

Youth Tennis Clinics

Ages 7-14
Tennis professionals coach students through drills, games and match play, emphasizing sportsmanship, teamwork and skills enhancement.

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.

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