Private Lessons

We offer customizable tennis and pickleball lessons for players of all ages and skill levels. Whether you are picking up a racket or paddle for the first time, strengthening your individualized strokes, working on game strategies, or preparing for competitive league play, the DFC Racquet staff are ready to help you meet your goals.

Please contact our Club Director Chris Jaques to schedule your private lesson.

Member Rates (4/1/24)


 PrivatePrivate2 person3 person4 person
 1 hour1/2 hour   
Racquets Director$62$33$33$23$19
Racquets Pro$56$31$31$21$17
Racquets Instructor$50$28$28$18$15
 ClinicClinicJr ClinicJr ClinicJr Clinic
 1 hour1.5 hours30 min60 min75 min


Adult & Junior Group Clinics

Adult & Junior group clinics are another great way to improve your game and meet other tennis and pickleball enthusiasts. There are clinics for all skill levels and interests, and the Racquet staff can assist you with selecting which one best fits your needs.

Please refer to the Calendar for the most current schedule.

Members must register for clinics, and can do so up to three weeks in advance. Register for clinics here.

A cancellation fee of half the clinic fee will be charged for cancellations within 24 hours and no-shows.

Clinics require a minimum of three participants (unless otherwise noted). If only one or two participants, see pricing information above.

Non-members - Please contact our Club Director for information on how to participate in DFC clinics.

 DescriptionIdeal AgeBallsExperience / Skill LevelIdeal Racket Size
Tiny TotsPlayers will be introduced to fundamental tennis and athletic skills with instruction focusing on the ABC’s (agility, balance, coordination and speed)4-7 yrsLow compression redLittle to no experience
AcesPlayers will continue to develop fundamental tennis and athletic skills with instruction focusing on the ABC’s as well as stroke development and sending/receiving the ball over the net7-10 yrsLow compression orangeLittle to some experience23-25"
ChallengersInstruction will focus on stroke development, point play, and learning strategy9 yrs & olderGreen dot and yellowPlayers need basic knowledge of strokes and rules and have the ability to maintain a rally25-27"
Instruction will focus on developing strategy and a variety of shots through the use of drills, point play and some games
13 yrs & olderYellowPlayers have some match play experience and want to play in high school and beyond.27"