The Golf Club of Avon has one of the finest tennis facilities in Greater Hartford, featuring eight meticulously maintained Har-Tru courts. The Clubs outstanding USPTA professional staff provides lessons and clinics to players of all levels, and the fully equipped pro shop offers a full line of clothing and equipment. Tennis members at the Club enjoy a wide variety of programs including singles and doubles ladder play, weekly leagues, club tournaments, and interclub matches. Social tennis events are always popular and include mixed doubles round robins, tennis luncheons, and member guest days. A highlight of every season is the annual bus trip to the U.S. Open Tennis Championships in New York City.
The junior tennis program is one of the most active in the area with over 80 participants. The program includes ladder play, singles and doubles clinics and team practices to develop skills and game strategies. Home and away interclub team matches take place July through early August. Club championships and the annual Parent/Child tournament round out the season. The juniors often also enjoy a "Kid's Night Out" at the tennis courts with tennis, food and fun.
Tennis Professional - Cristina Walters