Elon University - Tennis Camps

Tennis Camp: June 24th - 28th

Location Elon, NC
Event Date(s) Jun 24, 2018 to Jun 28, 2018
Ages 6 to 18
Grades K to 12th
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Event Description

Elon Phoenix Tennis Camps

2018 Co-Ed Tennis Camps

June 24th - 28th
Ages: 6 - 18
Cost: $595 for Resident Camper | Ages 9 - 18
$395 for Full Day Camper | Ages 8 - 18
$200 for Half Day Camper | Ages 6 - 10
Siblings Discount: $30 for resident camper, $15 for day camper

Location: Jimmy Powell Tennis Center

Camp Information

  • Will feature a fine dependable staff allowing for a 5:1 student teacher ratio. Top ranked collegiate athletes will be assisting in the camp instructions.
  • The 12 lighted court complex and superior surrounding landscape make for the perfect place to host this event. If it rains, indoor courts will be accessible.
  • Parents are encouraged to come and watch their kids play. The last night and last morning are ideal times as the popular team tennis is played.
  • All meals are provided for resident campers; lunch for day campers.
  • High school teams are encouraged to attend as a group.
    • sunscreen
    • water bottle
    • tennis towel
    • swim suit
    • hat
    • extra pair of socks
    • extra spending money for snacks
  • (Activities will be paid for by the camp staff)

Check-In/Check Out

Resident Campers: Will check in Sunday at 1:00pm - 2:30pm  at Best Western Hotel. Check out is at 12:00pm at the Jimmy Powell Tennis Center.

  • Resident Campers will stay at the Best Western Hotel.  Address:  770 Huffman Mill Road Burlington.
    Rooms will have two beds and house two campers.  Transportation will be provided to and from the hotel.
  • Resident campers will be supervised by the tennis staff.  Even though the campers will spend the night in a hotel the entire day campers will be on Elon’s campus.  We will have a bus that will transport campers from the hotel to the tennis courts and other activities.

Full Day Campers: Check in on Sunday at 2:45 pm at Jimmy Powell Tennis courts.  They will then attend the tennis instruction from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Regular daily arrival should be between 8:00 am - 8:30 am with pick up at 4:30 pm both occurring at the tennis courts except for Thursday, pick up will be at 12:00 pm.  All drop off and pick up will be at the tennis courts. Day campers will plan to play tennis on Wednesday evening.

Half Day Campers: Check in on Sunday at 2:45 at Jimmy Powell Tennis courts.  They will then attend the tennis instruction from 3:00 -5:00 PM.  Regular daily arrival should be between 8:00 – 8:30 AM with pick up at 11:30 pm except on Thursday, pick up is at 12:00 pm.


Players will Receive Tennis Instruction Including:

  • Stroke Production
  • Rules of the Game/Sportsmanship
  • Drills Emphasizing Depth, Placement, Consistency & Spin/Angles
  • Strategy on Both Singles & Doubles
  • Conditioning Working on Speed, Agility, Explosiveness & Flexibility
  • Individual Match Play
  • Discussion on Proper Nutrition
  • Coach the Mental/Emotional State of Tennis
  • Team Match Play
  • Watch Tennis Video With Analysis & Discussion

All levels including tournament players are welcomed at our camp. We will be staffed to accommodate everyone and meet their needs and desires.

Recreational Activities Will Include:

  • Bowling
  • Skit
  • Movies
  • Swimming
  • Exhibition Match Featuring College Players
  • More
Resident Campers Daily Schedule
7:30 am   Breakfast
8:30 am - 11:30 am   Tennis Instruction
12:00 pm   Lunch
1:00 pm   Recreational Activity
2:00 pm   Tennis Instruction/Team Play
5:30 pm   Dinner
7:00 pm   Recreational Activity/Team Play