Play Hard, Play Fair, Have Fun!!!
Roseville, Sunday Jan 17
This is a fun, friendly, community-based tennis competition for YOUR child!
Level-based competition, contact Coach Chip with any questions about the proper level for your child.
5-8 years 10:00-11:30am
Any child who can serve underhand with some reliability is welcome in this event. Simplified serving and scoring will be used in this group. Court monitors will help them keep score.
7 - 14 years 11:30am-1:30pm
Beginner level. Participants in this group can rally an easy ball reliably, but are not developed enough in the sport to hit topspin reliably or use a continental grip. Simplified serving and scoring will be used in this group.
8 - 14 years 1:30-3:30pm Intermediate level. Participants in this group are able to hit topspin reliably and are beginning to develop continental grip skills. Traditional scoring and serving will be used in this group.
To register: https://www.rare-mi.org/
Eastside Tennis & Fitness Club
We'll be indoors at Eastside Tennis and Fitness, Sunday mornings
1:15-2pm 4-6yrs pee-wee
4-5pm high school/adult 3.0 level and up
S1 Dec 4-18, $54, 3 classes
S2 Jan 8-Feb 12, 6 classes $108
S3 Feb 19-March 26, 6 classes $108
Contact Coach Chip with any q's at all firstname.lastname@example.org 313-670-3277
Location: Eastside Tennis and Fitness
18201 E. Warren
Detroit, MI 48224
Map: (opens in new tab) https://goo.gl/maps/38dCGXAZxPx
Huntington Woods Tennis
Winter, Spring 2023
Indoors, at the rec center on Scotia, south of 11 Mile
10:45-11:30 4-6yrs, pee-wee tennis
12:30-1:30 10-12 yrs
1:30-2:30 13yrs and up
All Sessions, 6 weeks, $105
Click links to register.
S1 Jan 7-Feb 18 (skip Feb 4)
S2 Feb 25-April 1
S3 April 15-May 20
Livonia Parks and Rec
Oct 29-Dec 17
Info and registration at
Sterling Heights, Wed Evenings
Eastpointe/Roseville, Tues Evenings
Classes are running at the Roseville Rec Center
Indoors at the Rec Center, 6 classes, $70
S2 Tues Oct 18-Nov 29 (skip Nov 8 Election Day)
S3 Tues Dec 6-Jan 17 (skip Dec 27)
S4 Tues Jan 24-Feb28
S5 Tues March14-April 18
Doubles Tennis Competition Sunday Jan 22
10-11:30am 5-8yrolds $10
11:30am-1:30pm7-14yr olds $12, beginner, kids in this group can rally an easy ball reliably.But they cannot hit topspin reliably or use a continental grip. Simplifiedserving and scoring in this group.
1:30-330pm 9-18yrs,$12, advanced beginner, kids in this group can hit topspin reliably and arebeginning to develop continental grip skills. Traditional scoring and servingin this group.
To register http://rare-mi.org 586-445-5480
Rec Center Location
18185 Sycamore, Roseville, just NE of I-696 and Gratiot
Map (opens in new tab): https://goo.gl/maps/kvK5ZmDejF22
Spindler Park is on Stephens immediately west of I-94.
Try Tennis Free
Pier Park, Grosse Pointe Farms
Try Tennis Free, GP Farms, Pier Park
Sat, Oct 1
Open to Brand New or Beginner Level Players
9:15-10am 4-6yrs pee-wee tennis
10-11am 7-9yr olds
11am-noon 10-12yr olds
Pleasant Ridge Tennis
Fridays, Gainsboro Park at the east end of Wellesley, southeast of 696 and Woodward
Mon, Sept 12-Oct 3, 4 weeks $70
4:45-5:30 pee-wee 4-6yrs
Royal Oak New!
We are excited to start classes in Royal Oak!! Location, Worden Park, on Lexington east of Crooks (Total Soccer)
In House Coed Adult Doubles Tennis Leagues
We will set up the matches with different partners and opponents each week. You may register for Sunday only, Wed only or you may play on both leagues. (They are 2 separate leagues)
Easter Break Tennis Camp
Eastside Tennis and Fitness, 18201 East Warren Ave, Detroit MI 48224
Plum Hollow Country Club
Tennis 2020 Schedule, PHCC
Summer 6-week Session
June 20-July 29, $225 includes team shirt
M, W, Th, F (no tennis Tues)
8:45-9:45 U8, 9:50-10:50 13ys to adult, 10:50-11:50 9-12yrs
Walk-in fee, $20/class
Must register by June 12 to receive a shirt
Tuesdays, June 21-July 26 8:45-10:15am ages 13 to adult $75, 10:15-11:15am ages 7-12 $54
Walk-in fee $17 for all classes.
Free Friday Night Pickleball
Beginner friendly!!! We will go over rules, basic technique, hit a lot of balls and play a lot of points. July 1, 15 & 29
7-7:30pm Intro to pickleball
6:30-7:30 13yrs through adult mixer
No charge for Fri & Sat pickleball! But you must register by 6pm Thurs.
Free Saturday Morning Pickleball
Beginner friendly!!! We will go over rules, basic technique, hit a lot of balls and play a lot of points.
Bring your own paddle or we will provide loaners.
Saturdays, July 2- 30
10-11:30am 13yrs through adult
No charge for Fri & Sat pickleball! But you must register by 6pm Thurs.
Or let Coach Chip know, 313-670-3277 or email@example.com. Don’t have a paddle? No problem, we will provide loaner paddles if needed.
Free Non-Elimination Wed Evening Tennis Competitions at Plum Hollow
No charge, but you must register by 6pm Monday for Wed competitions. May be singles or doubles depending on turnout. Be ready for either!
Every child will get 3-5 matches and spend most of their time on court, with minimal down time. Kids will be on court by 6pm, out by 8pm. Must know how to keep score to play yellow ball. Red and green is ok if they do not know how to keep score. Contact Coach Chip if you’re not sure which group would be best for your child.
6-8pm, Wed, must register by Mon, 6pm for each Wed event.
June 22, 7-14yrs, green ball, simplified serving and scoring
June 29 5-8yrs, red ball, short courts, lower nets, simplified serving and scoring
July 6, 9-18yrs, yellow ball, traditional balls, traditional serving and scoring.
July 13, 7-12yrs, green ball, simplified serving and scoring
July 20, 5-8yrs, red ball, short courts, lower nets, simplified serving and scoring
July 27, 9-18yrs, yellow ball, traditional balls, traditional serving and scoring.
Contact Coach Chip, firstname.lastname@example.org 313-670-3277
Detroit Yacht Club
M, T, W, Th, no tennis Fri
8yrs and under: 9-10am
Adult tennis (13yrs and up ok) M & W only 10-11am
S1: June 20-June 30, 8 classes $144 (Adult $72)
(No tennis the week of the 4th)
S2: July 11-21, 8 classes $144 (Adult $72)
S3: July 25-Aug 4, 8 classes $144 (Adult $72)
Questions, contact Coach Chip Fazio, 313-670-3277, email@example.com
Summer FLex Leagues
The most social distance friendly way to play sports this summer! No group classes, all 1-on-1 match play. Just 2 players on a whole tennis court.
We match you up. You schedule the matches.
Register now, reserve your spot.
We match you up with players of similar ability.
You schedule the matches at a time and place that works for you!
Will play around 8 matches, June through Aug
Kids and adult flights
If you are not sure which group you belong in. We have diagnostic questions on the registration form. We will look over your answers and help you decide.
Flexible scheduling, you decide when and where you will play.
Report scores to us. Standings will be online.
Awards given at the end of summer
$30/around 8 matches all summer
For kids flex league
2020 Results, Yellow Ball:
Saint Clair Shores
2022 Spring Summer Schedule
Saint Clair Shores
A Spindler Park in Eastpointe
All classes at Spindler Park in Eastpointe
Spring Tues evenings, starts May 17,
Tuesdays, May 17-June 14 (5 classes) Spindler Park
4:45-5:30 4-6yr olds, pee-wee tennis
5:30-630 7-12 7-12yr olds
6:30-7:30 13-18yr olds
7:30-8:30 adult tennis
Summer Session 1 Mon only June 22-Aug 27, (6 classes)
Session 2 Mon & Wed, Aug 8-24, (6 classes)
5:15-6pm, 4-6yr olds, pee-wee tennis
6-7pm, 7-12 7-12yr olds
7-8pm, 13-18yr olds
8-9pm, Adult tennis
Contact parks & rec to sign up. 586-445-5350
Or register in person at the ice rink, Stephens just east of I-94
Loaner paddles provided
Click links to register, max class size 8.
Thurs mornings, 9-10:30am, 4 classes, 1.5 hours each, $105
Beginner, for those with 0 to around 20 hours playing pickleball
S1 Thurs Jan 5-26
S2 Thurs March 9-30
S3 Intermediate, for those with 20 or more hours playing pickleball
S3 April 6-27
Waiver of Liability
In registering myself or my child for any of First Serve, sponsored activities, I hereby freely and voluntarily, to the fullest extent permitted by law, release, relieve, discharge and indemnify the First Serve, their officers, agents, employees, and staff from and against any and all claims, judgments, lawsuits, damages, or expenses, of whatsoever kind or nature for any and all bodily or mental injury, loss of life, and/or damage to or loss of any and all property, which may be imposed upon or asserted against First Serve, their officers, agents, employees and/or staff resulting from, arising out of or in any way connected with my or my child’s participation or involvement in these activities.
We First Serve!
We love to share the fun and freedom of movement with kids and adults. We teach fierce competition tempered with good sportsmanship.
Our lesson plans and competitions are based on the latest research and guidelines from the top youth sports and tennis programmers in the country.
We understand that kids learn more when they are having fun and that kids are less likely to quit sports, when sports are fun.
We teach fundamental athletic skills that apply to all sports. We support multisport athletes.
Our goal is to make tennis more accessible and more fun to more people, especially kids!
Please feel free to contact our tennis director, Chip Fazio, USPTA Elite Professional, with any questions or concerns at all. firstname.lastname@example.org 313-670-3277 (cell)
Tennis is the sport of lifetime.
Tennis has a low risk of concussion.
Want to see kids playing their hearts out and having a blast? Check out: facebook.com/firstservemi