The session dates for our 2014 summer tennis programs for kids will be June 23 – August 29, 2014.
We offer two programs for kids during the summer in 5-day sessions (Monday-Friday).
The University of Tennis is for kids ages 5-16 of all levels. Full Day students arrive at 9am and depart at 4pm. A lunch of grinders, pizza, or burgers is included. Kids can also go swimming in the pool during lunch. Half Day students arrive at 9am and depart at noon.
Cost: $350 / Full Day or $230 / Half Day per 5-day session
Register: Download brochure/application.
The High Performance Program is for advanced tournament and high school players. The program runs Monday – Friday from 12:30 to 4pm.
Cost: $230 per 5-day session
Register: By approval of program directors (Jared Pearl / George Ulrich) only.
You can also learn more about the programs by visiting our Jr. Summer Tennis section on our website.
Lyme Shores will be holding intro clinics every Monday from 1-3pm. These intro clinics are FREE for the month of March, so come give it a try!
We will also have a Saturday night pickleball social on March 15 from 7-9. Three courts will be set up so there will be plenty of playing time for everyone. Beginners welcome! There will be a beginners court for people new to the game and extra paddles to use.
Cost: $5. Bring a small appetizer to share for afterwards!
We now have a pickleball section on our website! Find out about ongoing pickleball clinics and upcoming special events by clicking Pickleball on the lefthand navigation.
Our first Mixed Madness tournament was a great success! After two months of great competition, the tournament culminated a fun round robin and party.
In the A Flight, Lauren Crowley and Steve Clark defeated Abi Cushman and Stanley Niezrecki 6-1, 3-6, 6-3.
Champions Steve and Lauren with Tournament Director Jared.
Finalists Stan and Abi with Tournament Director Jared.
In the B Flight, Carolyn Fox-Robertson and Javier Hernandez defeated Roisin Mackey and Dalton Barnett 6-1, 6-2.
Finalists Dalton and Roisin and Champions Javier and Carolyn with Jared.
Here are the final draws of the tournament: A Flight | B Flight
Thanks to everyone who participated and to Jared for organizing. Stay tuned for details on the next Mixed Madness tournament!
Pictured below is Lyme Shores Junior Camp Pro Alex Zuczek (right) with his doubles partner, Julien Tien. They won the Rocky Hill 16 Level 6 Doubles Tournament! Congratulations!
This spring, there will be opportunities to participate in a few different USTA leagues.
Starting in March:
- 40 and over Mixed Doubles
- 40 and over Men
- 40 and over Women
Starting in April:
To learn more, see Eastern CT’s USTA League page.
For questions, contact ECTUSTA@gmail.com.
The Lyme Shores 2013 7.0 Women’s 65 and over Team: Susan Barniker, Rosemary Little, Kathy Reidy, Meg Sawyer, Ebet Cushman, Paula Passarello, Karen Ulrich, and Joann Staves.