Programs and Lessons
Lessons with the Pro
James Ferguson's Bio Experienced tennis professional instructor and coach in Ottawa region. James coached high performance juniors, worked extensively with five Ottawa juniors currently on scholarship competing in Division 1 NCAA. Having been a competitive tennis player at Butler University, an NCAA Division I school on a tennis scholarship from 1992-1996, he is passionate about developing top level juniors and preparing them for NCAA competition. James teaches technical skills, game strategy, competitive drive, and enjoyment of the game to all age and skill levels.
This year, we'll be offering clinics for both Adults (16 and over) on Thursday evenings and Juniors (7 to 15) on Sunday afternoons. Over the season we are offering 3 sessions for each. Each session includes 4 weeks of clinics.
The cost for each 4-week session is $40, Junior or Adult.
Schedules – Session 3
Participants will be allocated to the group hours as follows:
- August 25, September 1/8/15 (September 22 rain-date, if needed)
- Novice (6-7pm), Intermediate (7-8pm), Advanced (8-9pm)
- August 28 and September 4/11/18 (no rain date scheduled)
- Novice (very little or no experience): 4-5pm
Novice/Intermediate (some experience & rallying the ball): 5-6pm
Intermediate (rallying the ball and starting to play games): 6-7pm
Advanced Juniors (10 and over) - are encouraged to register in the adult clinics
The maximum number on the 2 courts for any clinic hour is 9 participants. If registration is 5 or less for any clinic-hour, the pro will use only 1 court. If weather causes cancellation of clinic hours beyond the use of the rain-out date(s), a proportionate rebate of fees will be issued or a credit may be taken against a later session.
Private/Small Group Lessons
Please contact James directly at:
613-850-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange private lessons.