Adult Camp Program (ages 18+)
Join our group lessons for adults and improve your skills.
The Holabird Sports Tennis Camp at UMBC caters to adult players (ages 18+) of all skill levels from beginners to aspiring league players. Our camp is a great opportunity to build solid techniques and learn new skills. Through instruction, strategy presentations, match play, and video, we will help you improve your game.
Our experienced coaching staff will provide you with training in proper use of drills to develop your doubles and/or singles game. In just four evenings, you will walk away with a better understanding of effective strategies for competition and play. Additionally, you will receive an evaluation of your strengths and weaknesses for your continued development on the court.
- Video analysis
- Stroke development
- Refinement for basic & advanced skills
- Use of spin
- Repetitive/tactical drills
- Situational play
- Singles & doubles strategy
- Footwork applications
- Match play experience
- Opportunities for one-on-one coaching
- 8 hours of tennis instruction
- 2013 tennis camp t-shirt
- Personal evaluation
Sample Lesson Plan
- Brief discussion of the day's instruction and goals
- Stretching and dynamic warm-up
- Drills and skill development
- Match- and game-play
During group sessions the student to teacher ratio will not exceed 5:1. Opportunities for 1:1 coaching will also be available to every participant.
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
The camp is held at the UMBC Retriever Tennis Complex, a state-of-the-art facility that boasts eight outdoor courts, four indoor courts (for inclement weather), an advanced lighting system, bleacher seating, and a patio area.