Youth Tennis

Player placement in X groups must be approved by:
Director of Player Development Mike Flowers: (616) 363-7769

Competition is essential to a young athletes’ life experience. Lessons in effort and determination lead in the development of character. GR Racquet seeks to help inspire the young toward a pursuit of excellence in their lives.


Middle School

Ages 10 – 14

Proper strokes are development in a fast paced and entertaining format.  Participants advance through   challenging progressions as they build strong fundamentals. Sportsmanship and fair play is stressed as players are introduced to teamwork and match play.

Monday through Thursday 11 am – 1 pm
Member $120 | Guest $136 | Individual Class $38

Junior Varsity

Ages 14 – 18

Technical and tactical skills are addressed in this group. Focus on proper swing paths will allow advancing players the ability to achieve a high school varsity level. Students will be monitored for advancement as court their mastery improves .

Monday through Thursday 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Member $120 | Guest $136 | Individual Class $38


Ages 13 – 18

For varsity and competitive tournament  players who want more. Coaches are uniquely accomplished in assisting athletes in making significant improvements. Special attention given to fundamentals, footwork and advanced game theory. Work ethic and dedication is rewarded. Outstanding competitors will obtain Tournament X opportunities and privileges!

Monday through Thursday 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Member $120 | Guest $136 | Individual Class $38

Junior X – Junior Tournament Excellence

Ages 8 – 13

Select youngsters who pursue tennis as dedicated tournament players. Class emphasis is on competitive situations and stroke development. Participants will become involved in district and sectional tournament play.

Monday through Thursday 9 am – 11 am
Member $120 | Guest $136 | Individual Class $38

Tournament X – Tournament Excellence

Ages 11 – 18

Our signature and highest level group! Players holding or in pursuit of Sectional / National rankings. Class is designed for very elite tournament players headed to college tennis or beyond… Participants must augment training with an individual program of physical conditioning.  All participants must be pre-approved by the Director of Player Development.

Monday through Thursday 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Member $180 | Guest $204 | Individual Class $57

Please note: Individual classes are available only if space permits. Per class “drop ins” require advance signup through the service desk, by phone, or online.

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Contact Us

Grand Rapids Racquet + Fitness

4940 Plainfield Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
(616) 363-7769