Try Tennis

Lake Norman Tennis Association

Resources for Beginner Players

Try Tennis is the USTA’s program of instruction for teaching kids how to play tennis. If your child would like to learn more on their own about the history of the game, equipment, scoring, etiquette, and more, click the button below. It’s a resource page with lots of information for them to explore! This will enhance what they learn on the court in their Try Tennis sessions.

Try Tennis is a 6-hour instructional program designed for beginners to learn the fundamentals of the game. Go from the “couch to court” in 6 hours! A tennis racket is included in the program’s cost of $40.00. It’s a perfect way for your child to try out the sport.

To view the most up-to-date calendar of Try Tennis Sessions in the area, click here.
For more information about this state-wide program, click here
June 17 - 19Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday8:00 AM - 10:00 AM14 - 17 years oldMallard Creek High SchoolREGISTER HERE
July 9 - 23Tuesdays6:00 - 8:00 PM11 -14 years oldSelma Burke Middle SchoolREGISTER HERE
July 15 - 18Monday - Thursday8:30 AM - 10:00 AM6 - 10 years oldSpartan Park/CSDREGISTER HERE
July 15 - 18Monday - Thursday10:15 AM - 11:45 AM11 - 17 years oldSpartan Park/CSDREGISTER HERE

Location Addresses for Junior Try Tennis Sessions in Lake Norman

  • Spartan Park / CSD – 13828 Beatties Ford Road, Huntersville
  • Mallard Creek High School – 3825 Johnston Oehler Road, Charlotte
  • SportsCenter Fitness & Athletic Club – 233 Country Club Dr, Concord


Try Play is a 6-hour instructional program designed as a follow-up to Try Tennis. Players learn the basics of playing a tennis match. These play-to-learn sessions consist of instruction and guided play. It’s designed for players who have graduated from Try Tennis sessions and for beginnerss who have very little match play experience. The program cost is $70.

Karen Hallman

Karen Hallman

Try Tennis Coordinator