Jorge Capestany, Master Professional
with the PTR has put together
a great book that will fit in the
racquet bag and provide you with
strategy tips for dealing with all types
players and all types of situations.
The book is $15 and is available
by contacting me at either
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Let's kick off the New Year Right!
Start off the New Year enrolling in tennis programs for both young and old. Registrations through the city begin this month. The sessions get underway at later this month and run through May.
We are adding some exiting new programs and improving our existing classes. The Milpitas Activity Guide is out and is available here.
Register on line (click here
) on our web site to use the Find-A-Game player matching service.
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I am preparing for my second season as Head Coach for the Mission High School Boys Varsity and Junior Varsity Team. Coming off the heels of a successful effort last season, I look forward to the challenges pursuing another leqgue championship.
Likewise, I am stepping up our committment to prepare our youngsters for the both the opportunities and rewards of competition. The USTA NorCal has awarded the city and the MTA a grant to assist us in establishing a quickstart league specifically designed for our youngsters between the ages of 5 and 11.
Look for more information regarding the league as we get closer to Spring. We are also making a new addition to our summer youth program. Due to the succesful efforts of our juniors, we are establising a junior Team Tennis program in addition to our camps. The team tennis program will be run within the guidelines of the USTA National Junior League program.
to register on line for any of our junior or adult classes. Registration is open for the the Winter/Spring classes which begin in February.
For directions to our site at Hall Memorial Park, click here.
Although the winter has been wet, we will kick off our junior program at the end of January and runs through May. We are in the process of establishing a Spring Quick Start league for our juniors between the ages of 6-11. The quick start league will provide a competitive opportunity for our youngest juniors. Players will compete using a modified format with low compression balls and both 36' and 60' courts. We will have more information concerning that program later in February.
Mission San Jose High School Boys Tennis Program
Adult lessons are available for all levels. Clincs, private and semi-private lessons are available. The Winter/Spring activity guide is now out and available. You can register online through the City of Milpitas, and the Milpitas Recreation Services. Kick off the New Year by getting a chance to have some fun, meet some new friends, and receive the benefits of a cardio workout all at the same time. Find out more by calling (408)586-3200 for more information on registering.
Corrective Techniques and Myth Busting for Tennis - Learn the truth about some of the great “Myths” about how to play the game while improving your strategy - easily. Also available are his other DVD's includine "Monsters of your Mind." Foam and transition balls are also available. For more information, hit here.
Private lessons and special clinics are also available. 1 Hour $65 1/2 Hour $37 Semi Private $37. Clinic rates are three and me $30, 4 or more for an 90 minute clinic are $22. Special group rates are also available.
Team Captains and Players..Need help running your team? Click HERE to get the help you need from Tennis One in managing your team!
Speedballs have arrived and are available. Those foam puppies help speed up the learning process virtually without risk. The prices are 1 for $4.00 or 3 for $10. Also, I will be ordering more transition balls that we use for our youngsters. If you are interested in purchasing some, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rick's World of Tennis
- Discounted items are on sale.
- $5 demo program on all rackets
- Demo fees are applied to any racket purchase
Junior Rackets are here. We have some 25" junior racquets for $20, and a 26" racquets are still available for $50. If you are interested in any of these items, just call me at 408-569-3109, or e-mail me at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Milpitas Tennis Association is looking for some volunteers. Volunteers are needed to begin developing a social committee. The goal is to host a social every month. In addition there may be the opportunity for some volunteer coaching in the summer. If you are interested contact me at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Milpitas Recreation Activity Guide, Click HERE.
Recreation Policies and Procedures,click here.