Tennis has always been a staple at Champions For Life. Because of this, we’ve created various ways for you to play and learn about the game.  To learn the details of your specific tennis interest, we’ve made it easy.  Simply click on the text below to be transported.

Junior Tennis Program
Adult Tennis Basics Program
Singles Tennis Memberships
Couple Tennis Memberships
Family Tennis Memberships
Junior Tennis Membership
Adult Tennis League
Tennis Guests
Tennis Court Times
Tennis Lessons
Tennis Clinic

Our Tennis Courts

Our tennis center has three state-of-the-art indoor tennis courts for recreational, league and tournament play. Our Court 3 is located at the end of the building and slightly more secluded, while our Court 1 sits in direct view from our Lounge. All three courts are separated by netting, and all offer wide open spaces beyond the boundaries for unrestricted free movement.

Champions for Life Court Fees – Court 1, 2, or 3
Singles Doubles
$20 per player $10 per player

After Hours Facility Rental

All three tennis courts, including the Lounge, may be rented on Saturdays from 6:30 – 9:30 pm with a minimum of 10 people. Cost is $10.00 per member and $15.00 per non-member.

Junior Tennis Program

Our Junior Tennis Program works with students and youths from age 5 and grows from there. Our goal is to provide a positive and encouraging atmosphere for our students to learn the basics of tennis, as well as more advanced strategies and scoring techniques.

Students of the Champs Tennis Program will learn stroke technique and begin to develop those skills further. They’ll also be introduced to rallying skills and the basics of scoring. The Champs Tennis Program is designed for ages 8-12, with the schedule noted below:

Champs Tennis Program – $60 per month, per person
Monday Wednesday Saturday
4:30-5:30pm 4:30-5:30pm 10:30-11:30am

Advanced Tennis Program

Participants in the Advanced Tennis Program will be able to rally and participate in more complex drills that are tailored to the advanced player. Full match play will also provide the advanced student with insight into key strategies, which can be used to enhance their competitiveness. The Advanced Tennis Program is designed for ages 13 and up, with the schedule noted below:

Advanced Tennis Program – $60 per month, per person
Monday Wednesday Saturday
5:30-6:30pm 5:30-6:30pm 11:30-12:30pm

Adult Tennis Basics Program

Our Adult Tennis Basics Program allows us to work on your swing. Each session is designed to focus on repetitious drills that are intended to train your group the fundamentals of particular swings. Your group will enjoy learning basic skills to improve your forehand, backhand, and of course serving. These sessions require you to sign up in advance, and must include at least three people per session. Please note that different sessions are offered to meet different skill levels, per the schedule below:

Adult Tennis Basics Program – Level 2.5-3.0
$10 per session, per member / $20 per session, non-member
Tuesday Thursday
10:30am-Noon 10:30am-Noon
Adult Tennis Basics Program – Level 3.5-4.0
$10 per session, per member / $20 per session, non-member
Tuesday Thursday
Noon-1:30pm Noon-1:30pm

Tennis Membership

Champions For Life tennis membership allows you to enjoy many of our facility perks while also providing you with exclusive membership discounts on other amenities and programs found at the facility. You’ll enjoy your priority court time reservations inside a climate controlled, low-noise environment even when Central New York’s weather turns nasty! Full season and year-round Gold Membership details can be viewed by clicking here, as well as per-visit play.  *

Single Tennis Membership Court Fee Included Court Fee Not Included
September 22, 2014 – May 24, 2015 $635 $200 per person + court fee
Couples Tennis Membership Court Fee Included Court Fee Not Included
September 22, 2014 – May 24, 2015 $970 per person $350 per person + court fee
Family Tennis Membership Court Fee Included Court Fee Not Included
Junior Tennis Membership Court Fee Included
Two month play pass $90 per person

Adult Tennis League

Members that combine in groups of 8 or more can form a league. League play enjoys priority court time reservations. To secure court times for league play for the season, you must reserve a minimum of two courts for the entire season. Please see court times for details.

Tennis Guests

Members are always welcomed to invite new guests to join them in play. Each guest is limited to three visits per season and are subject to a guest fee. Members of participating reciprocal clubs are also welcome to play without a guest fee and are not limited on the amount of visits per year. Reciprocal play requires membership verification. All guests are subject to a nominal court fee.

Tennis Guests Per Visit Fee
Each guest is limited to three visits per season $10 per person + court fee

Tennis Court Time

Court availability differs depending on the type of play. To secure court times for league play for the season, you must reserve a minimum of two courts for the entire season. League play enjoys priority court time reservations. All other tennis members are able to reserve their court time one week in advance. Court reservations are secured on a first-come first-serve full-payment basis.

As you enter the facility, please remember to check in at the front desk. This is required to help us maximize the play on our very busy courts. To further maximize the use of the courts we ask that cancellations occur no later then 24 hours ahead of time. Please note that consecutive cancellations may forfeit any reserved court time.

Court 1 Times
Monday thru Friday
9:00-10:30am
10:30-Noon
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm
4:30-6:00pm
6:00-7:30pm
7:30-9:00pm
Court 2 Times
Monday thru Friday
9:00-10:30am
10:30-Noon
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm
4:30-6:00pm
6:00-7:30pm
7:30-9:00pm
Court 3 Times
Monday thru Friday
9:00-10:30am
10:30-Noon
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm
4:30-6:00pm
6:00-7:30pm
7:30-9:00pm
Court 1 Times
Saturdays
8:00-9:30am
9:30-11:00am
11:00-12:30pm
12:30-2:00pm
2:00-3:30pm
3:30-5:00pm
5:00-6:30pm
Court 2 Times
Saturdays
8:00-9:30am
9:30-11:00am
11:00-12:30pm
12:30-2:00pm
2:00-3:30pm
3:30-5:00pm
5:00-6:30pm
Court 3 Times
Saturdays
8:00-9:30am
9:30-11:00am
11:00-12:30pm
12:30-2:00pm
2:00-3:30pm
3:30-5:00pm
5:00-6:30pm
Court 1 Times
Sundays
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm
Court 2 Times
Sundays
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm
Court 3 Times
Sundays
Noon-1:30pm
1:30-3:00pm
3:00-4:30pm

Tennis Lessons

Our professional tennis coach is always happy to provide instruction to children, teens and adults who are looking to learn about tennis for the first time, or to enhance their playing level. And because Champions For Life is a member of the United States Tennis Association, we remain informed of new techniques and instructional approaches that are designed to keep your game at its peak.

Please note that all fees are per person and include one hour of instruction total unless noted. Lessons for children 4-7 years old are 30 minutes, and a parent or guardian must remain on premises during lesson.

Professional Tennis Lessons
Member Non-Member
Adult
Private — 1 on 1 $40 $50
Semi-Private —; 2 adults $30 per person $45 per person
Group — 3 or more adults $20 per person $35 per person
Junior — Ages 8-18
Private — 1 on 1 $30 $45
Semi-Private —; 2 people $18 per person $33 per person
Group — 3 or more people $12 per person $27 per person
Children Ages 4-7
Individual — 1 on 1 $15 $15

If you’d like more information about Advance or Tournament Play, or sign up for tennis lessons, please contact kara@championsforlife.org.

Tennis Clinic

No tennis clinics are being offered at this time.

 

* Couples Membership requires related members and or living at the same address

Family Tennis Membership Court Fee Included Court Fee Not Included
September 22, 2014 – May 24, 2015 $1160 per person $400 per person + court fee