Wildcat 2021 Tennis Camps – University of Kentucky Athletics
WILDCAT 2021 TENNIS CAMPS
June 14-16 • June 21-23 • July 12-14
These camps cover all aspects of tennis, stroke play, match play, technique, strategy and fitness. An excellent camp for all levels and very competitive for tournament level players
The camp program covers all aspects of tennis. Players are grouped according to their age and ability. The areas we will cover are:
• Forehand • Volleyball
• Approach shots • Backhand
• Serve • Overhead
• Service returns • Drop Shots
• Game to strengthen skills
• Match Play / Simple
• Different levels of junior play and doubles strategy
• Enthusiastic instruction from UK coaches and players
CHOOSE FROM THREE CAMP OPTIONS
COST: 140 $ AGE: 8-18 years TIME: 9:30 am – noon (Mon-Wed)
FULL DAY CAMP
COST: $ 265 AGE: 8-18 years TIME: 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Mon-Wed)
MONDAY JUNE 14, JUNE 21, JULY 16
8:30 am – 9:30 am Registration / Registration
MONDAY-WEDNESDAY 14-16 JUNE / 21-23 JUNE / 12-14 JULY
9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Tennis training
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch Due to Covid protocols, campers will need to bring their own lunch.
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Tennis training
MEDICAL INFORMATION AND REQUIREMENTS
UK camps require the following forms to be completed prior to participation:
- Registration and payment (preferably online)
- Copy of physical form (must be signed by a doctor within the last 12 months)
- Copy of the front and back of the health insurance card
DOWNLOAD MEDICAL FORMS ONLINE
Medical forms can be downloaded from your registration page; however you are welcome to send an e-mail [[email protected]] or bring them on the first day of camp. Additional questions and concerns are welcome by email.
There will be a $ 30 cancellation fee for any reimbursement request unrelated to COVID prior to the start of the camp.
You will be DO NOT be able to pay by credit card upon check-in.
OR IN CASH.
WHAT TO BRING
Jug of water, sunscreen, hat, racket, tennis shoes and proper attire. Due to Covid protocols, campers will need to bring their own lunch. Drinks will be provided
We hope to provide a positive learning environment in which the camper can learn the fundamentals, individual skills and competitive skills if they are to advance their game to the next level of competition. Additionally, we want to expose campers to instructors and players who have passed at the NAIA, Division I and Professional level. The growth of the camper as a player and as a person is important to us while spending the week at Wildcat Tennis Camp.
FACILITIES AND PARKING
The Dr. HH Downing Outdoor Tennis Complex and the Hilary J. Boone Nine Court College Tennis Stadium Complex are the facilities of the Wildcat Tennis Camp. It is located off Cooper Drive in Lexington, across from Lexington Community College. One of the best indoor collegiate facilities in the country, the Boone Indoor Center, is home to the Wildcat Tennis Hall of Fame and serves as the headquarters for the camp. All registrations will take place indoors. Parking at the intersection of Cooper Drive and Sports Center Drive, adjacent to the EJ Nutter training center, is available during the summer for you to park and drive your RV to the interior building. Paid parking is also available in the new covered parking lot adjacent to the tennis courts. You can enter Boone Center out of the grass facing Cooper or walk down the sidewalk (Complex Drive) and enter through the outdoor tennis courts.
A trainer from the University of Kentucky will be part of our full time staff and will stay in the dorms with our campers. Please let our trainer know during check-in of any special health concerns you may have.
The camp will only use regular balls for all ages.