Junior Programs

Junior Programs 2019

Spring

The Capilano junior tennis program is a game based tennis program designed for new players age 7 – 18 who want to learn tennis or for players who can already play the game and want to improve their skills.

The Capilano Tennis Club will be providing this program through the weeks of APRIL 29 to JUNE 23 2019. Classes are one hour in length and feature Tennis Canada approved coaches and the Progressive Tennis Approach which facilitates faster learning and development. The Coach/Student ratio is a maximum of 1 to 8. The program is one hour per week for 8 weeks total.

The cost  is $150 for the eight week program.

 THE LEVELS

  • Beginner Red (ages 7 – 9)   
  • Advanced Beginner Orange (ages 7 – 10)    
  • Intermediate Green (9- 14)
  • Advanced  Blue (11-18)

SCHEDULE

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
3.30 RED3.30 RED3.30 ORANGE3.30 RED3.30 ORANGE
4.30 ORANGE4.30 GREEN4.30 GREEN4.30 BLUE4.30 BLUE

Summer

We are also providing summer tennis camps during JULY 2019. These are weekly camps Monday through Thursday.

Week 1 JULY 8Week 2 JULY 15Week 3 JULY 22Week 4 JULY 29
RED 9am -10.30am
ORANGE 10.30am to noon
GREEN 1pm -2.30pm
BLUE 2.30pm - 4pm
RED 9am -10.30am
ORANGE 10.30am to noon
GREEN 1pm -2.30pm
BLUE 2.30pm - 4pm
RED 9am -10.30am
ORANGE 10.30am to noon
GREEN 1pm -2.30pm
BLUE 2.30pm - 4pm
RED 9am -10.30am
ORANGE 10.30am to noon
GREEN 1pm -2.30pm
BLUE 2.30pm - 4pm

Players play daily on all 4 days.

Cost is $150 per week.

For registration and information please e-mail to Head Professional Howie Jackson at coach@capilanotennisclub.com during February and March 2019.

Capilano Tennis Club is a well established North Vancouver facility, featuring a 2 storey clubhouse with a fully equipped kitchen, dining and sitting area, big screen TV, washrooms, showers, 2 viewing decks,  a ping pong table and pool table downstairs.

Our 4 courts have been newly surfaced in 2018 and are without doubt,  the best on the North Shore.

Capilano Tennis Club also features many social events throughout the year as well as social play on weekends accompanied by Saturday Afternoon Tea for those who attend.

Although we are a small club and operate as a “Not for Profit Society”, our membership is diverse and features all ages and all levels of play. 

We will have 6 city league teams in 2019 with our Ladies Division 3 team having moved up after winning the Provincial League Finals in 2018.

Howie Jackson

Howie Jackson

Tennis Coach

Meet the Coach

Howie Jackson is a Tennis Canada certified career coach with 30 years of coaching history in Vancouver.  He has been the Head Tennis Professional at the Capilano Tennis Club since 1986.

With over 50,000 hours of on-court experience, he coaches all ages and ability levels, from novices to national champions.  Howie provides a comprehensive approach to player development, blending technical efficiency, tactical proficiency and psychological awareness to create a complete tennis player.

Howie was ranked in the top 10 in the Open category in BC in singles and doubles.  Howie’s practical, results-based coaching emphasizes subtle modification and enhances immediate improvement.  Howie is always available to discuss your game and its future.

Our Location

Capilano Tennis Club is located on the east side of  Capilano Road, just north of the freeway overpass. 

Ample parking is available for both club members and visitors.

Capilano Tennis Club