Youth Tennis Clinic
The Poipu Beach Athletic Club Youth Tennis Clinics are designed to challenge players of all levels, from ages 6-16yrs. Our primary goals are to ensure safety, develop skills and foster a love for the game of tennis.
Dates: August 21st – September 28th (6 week session)
Schedule: Ages 12-16yrs. Monday 3-5pm
Ages 6-11yrs. Thursday 3-5pm
Cost: Member $99 Non-Members $139
Beginners and Advanced Beginners:
The focus is on fundamental stroke development and consistency. Players will learn correct mechanics of each stroke, proper court position and movement, and sound strategies for future growth and development. These skills will be reinforced through match play, drills and exciting games.
Intermediate and Advanced:
The focus is on building stroke production, power, intensity, focus and match play skills. Tennis etiquette will be emphasized as well as physical fitness, stamina and resiliency.
The Tennis Instructors:
Nicholas Clark has taught tennis for over 25 years, with a specialty in youth tennis. He has worked at tennis camps and clubs in Long Island, NY and Pennsylvania.
Dioni Shillito, originally from San Diego, moved to Kauai 5 years ago. She received a tennis scholarship at Point Loma University. At her time in San Diego, she worked at the La Costa Beach Resort and the local YMCA, specializing in kids and junior camps and tennis clinics.