Summer 2022 priority registration for returning youth tennis families opens on January 5, 2022. Registration for the general public will begin on January 12, 2022.
Join us for a full day on the JCC’s outdoor tennis courts for Youth Tennis Camp serving children ages 8-14. The camp will run 9am-4pm each day.
Led by JCC Tennis Camp Program Director and Boston College Assistant Women's Coach, Doug Maynard, the JCC’s Youth Tennis Camp is a great way to spend a full day getting active, learning tennis instruction from the experts, and making new friends. Campers will receive individualized instruction based on age and ability. Sportsmanship, integrity, teamwork, and character are emphasized in all areas of the camp day, including recreational swim.
More details will be available after January 1, 2022.
Campers will receive individualized instruction within a rotational group format based on age and ability. All fundamental aspects of the game are covered in drills, games, and point play for the appropriate skill level. Sportsmanship, integrity, teamwork, and character are emphasized in all areas of the camp day, including recreational swim. All camp staff strives to ensure that each camper is included and valued regardless of their level of ability and play. Individual improvement is stressed over peer comparison.
- Clinics are separated by age group and will run in 10 separate week-long sessions meeting Monday through Friday.
- Daily recreational swim in the JCC's Outdoor Pool.
- Students must provide their own racquet and water, as there will be no shared equipment.
- No food will be provided, a peanut-free snack is welcomed.
- Weekly Sessions run from June 27 through August 19.
|Member Weekly Cost||$649|
|Non-Member Weekly Cost||$699|
Doug Maynard is in his tenth 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. 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. Currently, he is the Assistant Women’s Tennis Coach at Boston College.
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.