CYA Tennis Registration Information 2020
For the 24th year, Chantilly International Tennis will bring you the CYA tennis program!
Three 6-week sessions beginning May 20th!! These session usually reach full capacity. Sign up will open shortly after January 1, 2020!
In 2019, over 300 children participated in the CYA tennis program!!
Online Tennis Registration for the 2020 Season will begin in January !!
The 2020 CYA Tennis Schedule is now available! Scroll down for all the details.
To register click on the link below:
Program is professionally run by Chantilly International Tennis,
headed by Doug Kegerreis.
Doug has been teaching tennis for over 35 years, and was the tennis coach for the Chantilly High School tennis teams for 13 years.
More information about Doug and Chantilly International Tennis can be found at www.cittennis.com.
Program held at Westfield and Chantilly High School tennis courts.
CYA TENNIS, SPRING, SUMMER AND FALL 2020
HOUSE LEAGUES: Three 6-week sessions (choose one)
Cost: $143/6 week session
Session 1: May 20 - July 2 (July 6th-9th, Raindates)
Session 2: July 13-August 19 (Aug. 23-26th, Raindates)
Session 3: August 31-October 14 (Oct. 15th-21st, Raindates)*
(*For Session 3, starting October 12th, practices will begin and end 15 minutes earlier)
Program meets twice a week for one hour for six weeks between the hours of 5-7 pm. Practice times will be determined by tennis coordinator separated by age and skill level. Practices will meet either on Monday and Wednesday, or on Tuesday and Thursday. First meeting of the week is a skill development session, second meeting each week is supervised play. Game and rules are modified to meet age and skill level. Modified tennis play will be based on the USTA national quickstart tennis program.
House league age range is age 5-16.
PLEASE NOTE THAT CYA TENNIS HAS A NO-REFUND POLICY FOR ALL OF IT'S PROGRAMS
House league practice days and times:
You may register for a specific practice day and time according to your age level.
Ages 9-10: Mondays and Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm
Ages 5-8: Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 pm
Ages 13 and up: Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00-6:00 pm
Ages 11-12: Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-7:00 pm
House league tennis practice makeup policy: Two makeup practice dates will be added on at the end of each session in case of cancellation. Should there be more than two cancellations , they will not be made up and no refunds will be given.
The CYA house tennis league is designed for children with no or very limited tennis experience.
Summer: June 6-July 26th (Cost: $203)
Fall: August 29-October 17 (Cost: $143)
(no practice Sept. 6, Octo. 10/rain makeups Oct. 24, 31)
Travel Tennis Tryout Dates: 7-7:30 pm on the following days
at Chantilly High School:
Tuesday, March 24th
Tuesday, April 7th
(Anyone new to the program must attend ONE tryout session.)
TRAVEL TENNIS REQUIREMENTS AND CRITERIA:
1. Must be able to maintain a baseline to baseline rally using solid fundamental technique. This includes consistently getting sideways and using good body rotation. Hitting forehands consistently in the strike zone, which is between waist and shoulder level.
2. Must be able to consistently get a serve consistently in the correct box serving from the baseline.
3. Must be comfortable playing real tennis, and able to keep score and stand in the proper positions without consistent prompting.
4. Travel Tennis requires a higher level of expectations in terms of focus and effort during practices. If your child is not willing to give maximum effort during travel team practices, it is suggested they participate in the house league program.
Tryout Policy: Anyone new to the CYA travel tennis program will be asked to participate in a tryout session. Several tryout sessions will be offered, you will only need to attend one. Should the participant not be selected for the travel program, his/her registration will automatically be transferred to the house league program. Should you not want to participate in the house league program if not selected for travel, you should not register for the program prior to the tryout.
Summer travel league will practice on Saturday afternoons until public school lets out. Once school is out, practices will be twice a week for one hour during the week. Under 12's will practice Monday and Wednesday, and 12 and overs will practice Tuesday and Thursday 4-5 pm. The Summer travel program will play at least 5 competitive matches throughout the season, either versus other clubs/organizations or round robin play within our group. Matches are played on weekends from mid-June thru July.
Fall travel tennis will practice on Saturday afternoons only from 2-4 pm. The second hour of the Fall practices will consist of supervised match play. The program will also offer participants an opportunity to compete in one or more USTA tournaments in the area during the course of the program (optional, tournament entry fees in addition to the program fee)