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Maharaj Tennis Youth and Adult Clinics and Lessons
Summer 2017 Youth Tennis Clinics' Schedule (June - August)
The Maharaj Tennis summer youth clinics will be weekly clinics, with nine (9) total weeks. Summer weekly dates below:

  • Week 1:  June 5th - 8th
  • Week 2:  June 12th - 15th
  • Week 3:  June 19th - 22nd
  • Week 4:  June 26th - 29th
  • Week 5:  July 3rd - 6th (no clinics on July 4th)
  • Week 6:  July 10th - 13th
  • Week 7:  July 17th - 20th
  • Week 8:  July 24th - 27th
  • Week 9:  July 31st - August 3rd

Level 1
- Red ball (ages 4 - 8) 
Mondays & Wednesdays from 10:30-11:15am
36 ft. tennis courts.   This class will help the little players learn how to handle their racquets and track the ball.  Skill drills include passing and throwing, leading to the successful hitting of balls back and forth.
$14/week City residents, $16.80 Non-City

Level 2 - Red ball (ages 6 - 10) 
Mondays & Wednesdays from 11:15am-12:00pm
36 ft. tennis courts.  This class will teach the basics of the rally by being able to hit balls back and forth over the net with a partner.  Players will develop their forehands and backhands and be introduced to the serve, the return, and the volley.
$14/week City residents, $16.80 Non-City

Level 3 - Orange ball (ages 8 - 12) 
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 11:00am-12:00pm
60 ft. tennis courts.  This class will enable a fundamental understanding of singles and doubles.  Players will transition from the baseline to the net learning the use of approach shots.  Players will also be introduced to proper grip usage and various stroke techniques. 
$18/week City residents, $21.60 Non-City

Jr. Intermediate (ages 11 and up) 
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 4:30-6:00pm
Full size court.  This class is designed to help players develop the tactics for different playing situations and opponents.  Emphasis will be on stroke production and match play.
$26/week City residents, $31.20 Non-City

Jr. Advanced (ages 14 and up) 
Mondays & Wednesdays from 4:30-6:00pm (Invitation Only)
This class is intended for players that are planning and/or are currently playing high school tennis or USTA tournaments.  Singels and doubles strategy will be discussed, with heavy emphasis on match play.
$26/week City residents, $31.20 Non-City

Maharaj Tennis Youth Clinics' instructor:  Rod Gibson, USPTA Elite Tennis Professional, PTR Professional.  Contact information:  904-891-6927, .  Register for all youth tennis clinics with Coach Rod. 

Adult Tennis Clinics' Schedule

Women's Clinic (3.0 - 3.5)
Tuesdays:  6:15-7:45pm

Strokes Clinics
Wednesdays:  8:00-9:00am (2.5 - 3.0)
Wednesdays:  9:00-10:30am (3.0-3.5)

Intermediate Drills Clinic (3.0 - 3.5)
Thursdays:  9:00-10:30am

Intermediate / Advanced Drills Clinic (3.5 - 4.0)
Thursdays:  6:00-7:30pm

Fees - All Adult Clinics
  • $10/1-hour clinics City residents; $12 Non-City 
  • $15/1.5 hours clinics City residents; $18 Non-City

Pre-registration required at the Atlantic Recreation Center.  Minimum of 3 participants per clinic. 
For more information, contact Rod Gibson (904-891-6927, ). 

Private, Semi-Private, and Group Lessons
Private lessons are available with Head Professional Vishnu Maharaj or an Assistant Professional.

Lessons with Head Professional:  $60/hour city residents, $70 Non-City
Lessons with Assistant Professional:  $50/hour City residents, $60 Non-City

Semi-Private and Group lessons are also available.

$60/hour City residents, $70 Non-City

To arrange any of the above lessons, call 904-548-1472 or email

"Need a Game" Roster
Looking for a match?  Do you need someone to help round out your doubles group?  If so, please email me, Rod Gibson (), and I will send you names and contact information of other players with your skill level (please include your skill level and preference of singles or doubles in your email).  I can add your name to the Players' List as well.