Kenora, ON

21° Humidity: 56%
Clouds: 75%
Wind (S): 8kph
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SW 7kph
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WSW 10kph

Royal Lake Of The Woods Yacht Club offers tennis for everyone, whether you are a beginner, expert, competitive or a recreational player. The club offers four courts for your tennis enjoyment. Courts 1 and 2 are available for booking by members while courts 3 and 4 are reserved between the hours of 9:00am to 4:00pm for coaching for our tennis programs.

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Coaches

We are delighted to announce that we have hired a new Head Pro.  Please join me in welcoming Yuyan Bao.  Yuyan is an international student from China currently in his third year of Kinesiology at Dalhousie University. Yuyan is currently the Team Vice President of the Dalhousie Tigers Tennis Team.  He has taught junior tennis in the Halifax Regional Summer Recreation Tennis program as well as teaching at TangShan Tennis Academy in China for three years.  In addition to teaching, he enjoyed success as a provincially ranked player in HeBei Province.  Yuyan is on the Dean’s List at Dalhousie, received bursary scholarships for four terms, and is a Residence Assistant, exhibiting strong leadership characteristics.  Yuyan is completing his Tennis Canada certification and is also certified in Standard First Aid & CPR.   He is looking forward to sharing his passion for tennis with our members.

Junior Tennis Program

RLWYC follows the Progressive Tennis coaching program, endorsed by Tennis Canada, which enables young people to learn in a fun and interactive way and ensures immediate success for young players. Using modified tennis balls, racquets, nets and courts, young players are properly equipped to enjoy rallies and learn the fundamentals of the game early on. Skills are developed much quicker, allowing for an easy transition to full court.

The tennis programs offer instruction to all juniors from the ages of 5 to 16, whatever their skill level.

For more detailed information on Progressive Tennis our tennis programs and for registration. Click Here

Adult Tennis Program

The club is offering several classes for adults for this summer. If you are new to tennis, speak to our Head Pro about scheduling a private or semi-private lesson. If you are looking to improve your game, you may enjoy our Adult Clinic on Tuesdays or for action packed doubles play, come and join in the Triple Threat sessions. If you enjoy playing tennis and are looking to connect with other members, come out and play with one of our groups. Ladies tennis, Men’s tennis and Mixed Doubles groups have the courts booked for fun doubles play. All members are welcome to come out to these groups. For more information on adult tennis classes and groups click here.

Private Lessons/Semi Private Lessons

As in previous years, private lessons will be available outside of program hours. Private lessons are open to all members of any age and skill level.  Please contact the club for pricing information.