LA Tennis Center
Griffith Park - Riverside
Private and Semi-private lessons
Group and Private group
Tennis Clinics / Liveball
High Performance Junior Program
Special request programs
Spring Class Registration GPR
Signup Sheet for Riverside location
The Spring Tennis session starts on March 9th and lasts for 9 weeks. Print and fill in all the information on the registration form below and bring it in person to register at the shop at the Riverside Tennis Courts 3401 Riverside Drive La Ca 90027. Call 323-663-6060 for class options and times.
Beginner - Advanced Levels
Children 3 1/2 - 16 years of age
Adult ages 16 +
$20 per hour/per class with registration and session sign up
$22 without prior registration drop in
(Ranking system is at bottom please scroll down, check before deciding your level and if need help call us at 323-663-6060.
MEET THE TEACHING PROS
USTA PLAYER LEVEL RATING GUIDE
The following is a helpful guide to determine your player level so you will be placed in the proper group class. Please note that any of the pros on staff can create a group class for you, especially if you fall in the 1.0 to 2.5 rating.
Nation Tennis Rating Program – The Short Version
1.0= This player is just starting to play tennis.
1.5= This player has limited stroke development and is working primarily on getting the ball in play. Not ready to compete.
2.0= This player needs on court experience, with emphasis on play. Requires stroke development/lessons and court positions for singles and doubles.
2.5= This player is developing anticipating the incoming balls, adjusting their footwork, how to control their swing for direction and depth, as well of how to start a match and scoring games and sets.
3.0= This player is fairly comfortable hitting medium paced balls, yet is not comfortable with all strokes especially the serve and return of serve. Player is learning positioning and teamwork in doubles.
3.5= This player has achieved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate shots, yet lacks depth, variety and the ability to alter distance of shots. Has difficulty with the lob, overheads, approach shots and volleys are limited. Learning to be comfortable in doubles.
4.0= This player has dependable strokes with directional control and the ability to alter depth of shots on their backhand and forehand sides with moderately hit balls. This player can use lobs, overheads approach shots and volleys with success. Their serve is more consistent and teamwork in doubles is evident.
4.5= This player can vary the use of pace and spins, has effective court coverage, can control depth of shots and is able to develop game plans according to the strengths and weaknesses of their opponents. Strong first serve with power and accuracy and can place their second serve. Good doubles skills and positioning.
5.0= This player has good shot anticipation and frequently has an outstanding shot or attribute around which their game can be structured. This player can regularly hit winners or forced errors off of short balls and puts away volleys and overheads. All strokes are very good, dependable and plays good singles and doubles.
5.5= This player has developed pace and/or consistency as a major weapon. Can vary strategies and styles of play in competitive situations and hit dependable shots is stress situations.
6.0-7.0=This player typically has had intense training and is training for national tournaments and has a national ranking. The 6.5-7.0 are world class players.