What we're about

New to the area? Getting back into tennis? Looking for a program to play regularly? Or just looking to meet and play with other tennis enthusiasts?

This is a community and network group of tennis fanatics...

Meeting, connecting and playing with other tennis members is what we're about. From social, leisure to competitive tennis, this group supports it all. Looking to grow a strong club of positive tennis attitudes to promote more tennis playing and ultimate fun... No cost to join, just a healthy, fun attitude promoting the sport and game of tennis is required. Please list your playing level in your profile and if you post an event or meet up, make sure you provide details, skill levels and update as needed. Look forward to meeting, playing with many of you...see you on the courts!

Skill Levels:

1.0: This player is Just starting to play tennis.

1.5: Has limited experience and is still working primarily on getting the ball into play.

2.0: Has obvious stroke weaknesses but is familiar with basic positions for singles and doubles play.

2.5: Can sustain a short rally of slow pace with other players of the same ability.

3.0: Fairly consistent when hitting medium-paced shots, but is not comfortable with all strokes and lacks execution when trying for directional control, depth or power.

3.5: Has achieved improved stroke dependability with directional control on moderate shots, but still lacks depth and variety. Starting to exhibit more aggressive net play.

4.0: Has dependable strokes, including directional control and depth on both forehand and backhand sides on moderate shots, plus the ability to use lobs, overheads, approach shots and volleys with some success.

4.5:Starting to master the use of power and spins and beginning to handle pace, has sound footwork, can control depth of shots and is beginning to vary game plan according to opponents.

5.0: Has good shot anticipation and frequently has an outstanding shot or exceptional consistency around which a game may be structured.

5.5: Can vary strategies and styles of play in a competitive situation and hit dependable shots in a stress situation.

6.0: has obtained a sectional and /or national ranking.

6.5: has extensive satellite tournament experience.

7.0: makes his living from tournament prize money.
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Upcoming events (5+)

Sunday Elite Ball Tennis for level 3.0+

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey

Join us at the Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey for some fantastic tennis and a great workout! 8 players play against each other in non-stop skill based point competitions. A terrific workout led and scored by Tennis Pros, with a great group of people! 3.0 level play Rotations for each point are quick, no serving, and the fast pace and intensity makes it very competitive. Players compete in rotational, point based games throughout the intense two hours set on private courts and with music! Only $35 for the two hour workout. To book your spot today, you must email us at [masked]. Space sells out fast and is VERY limited, so reserve now! Sorry, RSVPing on this listing doesn't guarantee a spot, and drop-ins are not allowed. If you haven't joined us before, you must complete a registration tennis liability release form and secure your rsvp with a credit card. You will not be charged unless you participate in the class. Here is link to register: http://ojakiantennis.com/register.html Evaluation for proper playing level is also necessary but can be done prior to the scheduled program. Here's to meeting new people while playing a great sport in a cool fun setting! :)

Sunday 4.0 Elite Ball Tennis

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey

Join us at The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Marina Del Rey for some fantastic tennis and a great workout! 16 players play against each other in nonstop skill based point competitions. A terrific workout led and scored by Tennis Pros and afterwards meet and socialize with a great group of people! Advanced 4.0 level play Rotations for each point are quick, no serving, and the fast pace and intensity makes it very competitive. Teams are assembled to compete in rotational, point based games throughout the intense two hours set between two private courts and with music! Meet and play amongst a cool group of people with great energy. Very, very fun... held at the private courts of The Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey. Only $35 for the two hour workout. To book your spot today, you must email us at [masked]. Space sells out fast and is VERY limited, so reserve now! Sorry, RSVPing on this listing doesn't guarantee a spot, and drop-ins are not allowed. If you haven't joined us before, you must complete a registration tennis liability release form and secure your rsvp with a credit card. You will not be charged unless you participate in the class. Here is link to register: http://ojakiantennis.com/register.html Evaluation for proper playing level is also necessary but can be done prior to the scheduled program. Here's to meeting new people while playing a great sport in a cool fun setting, Cheers! :)

Cardio Tennis Community Class!

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey

Our Community Cardio Tennis class is designed for players in the community not only to play tennis and get a fabulous workout, but to meet and network with fellow athletes in the community! Designed for professionals and business owners like yourself to promote your platform and share with other like minded athletes in the area. It is a super fun one hour workout with fast footwork, a few drills and fun competitive points are all part of the program! Fun and competitive rotational points played out in every game! Gotta try it out if you've never experienced the way Elite Racquet Sports does it! AND its set in a beautiful private 5 star resort by the marina, not at a public park. Easy to find and available metered parking. Community Classes are only $15 offered to community residents only with zip codes within Marina del Rey, Venice, Culver City, Playa Del Rey, and Playa Vista area. You must register and rsvp because spots are limited and you can't just show up and expect to play. It's easy to sign-up, just email [masked] and they'll get you set up! Sorry, RSVPing on this listing doesn't guarantee a spot, and drop-ins are not allowed. If you haven't joined us before, you must complete a registration tennis liability release form and secure your rsvp with a credit card. You will not be charged unless you participate in the class. Here is link to register: http://ojakiantennis.com/register.html See you on the courts soon!

Cardio Tennis @ The Ritz Carlton Marina Del Rey

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey

Cardio Tennis is a great way for players to get an AMAZING workout, socialize and enjoy tennis - all at once! A high energy fitness activity that combines the best features of the sport of tennis with the cardiovascular exercise, delivering the ultimate, full body, calorie burning aerobic workout. A very social and fun class for players of all abilities and levels to train for tennis, this amazing workout is led by tennis pros and held on private courts at the Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey. Only $25 for the one hour workout. Must email [masked] to sign-up. Sorry, RSVPing on this listing doesn't guarantee a spot, and drop-ins are not allowed. If you haven't joined us before, you must complete a registration tennis liability release form and secure your rsvp with a credit card. You will not be charged unless you participate in the class. Here is link to register: http://ojakiantennis.com/register.html Evaluation for proper playing level is also necessary for level specific classes but can be done prior to the scheduled program. This class is offered at various times. Mon at 6:00 pm, Tue at 9:00 am, Wed at 4:00 pm, Thurs at 9:00 am and 4:00 pm, Fri at 9:00 am (3.0 plus), Sat 8:30 am (3.5 plus), 9:30 am (3.5 plus), and 10:30 am (2.0 plus) and 11:30 am (all level). Classes are one hour. Space is limited and classes sell out quickly, so RSVP today! To book your spot today, email us at [masked]. See you on the court! :)

Past events (3,559)

Cardio Tennis @ The Ritz Carlton Marina Del Rey

The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey

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