Rod Gibson Tennis Youth and Adult Clinics and Lessons

Junior Tennis Clinics Schedule

Summer 2022 Junior Clinics

Eight (8) weekly sessions offered this summer (each level 2 days per week, Monday-Thursday)

  • Week 1:  May 31st - June 2nd (no clinics on Memorial Day - May 30th)
  • Week 2:  June 6th - 9th
  • Week 3:  June 13th - 16th
  • Week 4:  June 20th - 23rd
  • Week 5:  June 27th - 30th
  • Week 6:  July 11th - 14th
  • Week 7:  July 18th - 21st
  • Week 8:  July 25th - 28th


Days, times, and fees for each level:

Red Ball I (ages 8 and under)
Mondays & Wednesdays from 10:30-11:15am

Intended for players new to the game.  Strokes will be introduced on the forehand, backhand, and volleys.  Players will begin to learn how to rally. 

$14/week City residents, $16.80 Non-City  


Red Ball 2 (ages 10 and under)
Mondays & Wednesdays from 11:15am-12:00pm

Players will focus on rally-building and strokes mechanics.  The serve will be introduced, and players will learn to play points and keep score.

$14/week City residents, $16.80 Non-City  


Orange Ball (ages 7 - 10)
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 3:30-4:30pm

Players will develop proper strokes mechanics on the forehand, backhand, volleys, and the serve.  Players will learn to play singles and doubles. 

$18/week City residents, $21.60 Non-City


Green Ball (ages 8 - 12) 
Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00pm

Proper strokes techniques will be reinforced with fed ball and live drills.  Singles and doubles strategies and tactics will be discussed.

$18/week City residents, $21.60 Non-City


Jr. Intermediate (ages 11 and up; yellow ball)
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30-6:00pm

This program is intended for players participating in USTA events and playing on their middle or high school tennis teams.

$26/week City residents, $31.20 Non-City


Jr. Advanced (ages 14 and up; yellow ball)
Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00-6:30pm

This program is intended for players participating in USTA events and playing on their high school tennis teams.

$26/week City residents, $31.20 Non-City

Registration required, and spaces in each level are limited.  New incoming players must be evaluated by the coaching staff prior to registration to determine the appropriate clinic.  Junior Clinics’ instructor: Rod Gibson, USPTA Certified Elite Tennis Professional, PTR Certified Professional.  Contact information: 904-891-6927 or email.


Adult Tennis Clinics Schedule*

*24-hours’ cancellation policy for all adult clinics  Registration required.

Advanced Beginner / Intermediate Strokes Clinic (2.5 - 3.0)
Wednesdays:  8:00 - 9:00am with Coach Rod Gibson

Intermediate Drills Clinic (3.0 - 3.5)
Wednesdays:  8:00 - 9:30am with Coach Don Turner

Intermediate Strokes Clinic (3.0 - 3.5)
Wednesdays:  9:00 - 10:30am with Coach Rod Gibson

Intermediate Srokes Clinic (3.0 - 3.5)
Thursdays:  6:00 - 7:30pm with Coach Don Turner

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

Intermediate / Advanced Drills Clinic (3.5 - 4.0)
Saturdays:  9:00 - 10:30am with Coach Don Turner

Fees - All Adult Clinics

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

Registration required.  Minimum of 3 participants per clinic.  For more information and to register, contact Rod Gibson:  904-891-6927; rodgibsontennis@gmail.com.


Private, Semi-Private, and Group Lessons*

*24-hours’ cancellation policy for all private, semi-private, and group lessons

Private lessons (Tennis Pro + 1 player)

  • With director:  $60/hour City resident, $70 Non-City; $30/half-hour City resident, $35 Non-City
  • With staff professional:  $50 City resident, $60 Non-City; $25/half-hour City resident, $30 Non-City

Semi-Private lessons (Tennis Pro + 2 players)  

  • With director:  $35/hour City residents, $40 Non-City
  • With staff professional:  $30/hour per City resident, $35 Non-City

Group lessons 

  • Director + 3 players:  $24 per hour per City resident, $27 Non-City
  • Director + 4 players:  $18 per hour per City resident, $20 Non-City
  • Director + 5 players:  $14 per hour per City resident, $16 Non-City
  • Director + 6 or more players:  $12 per hour per City resident, $14 Non-City
  • Staff professional + 3 players:  $20 per hour per City resident, $24 Non-City
  • Staff professional + 4 players:  $15 per hour per City resident, $18 Non-City
  • Staff professional + 5 players:  $12 per hour per City resident, $15 Non-City
  • Staff professional + 6 or more players:  $10 per hour per City resident, $12 Non-City

To arrange any of the above lessons, contact Rod Gibson:  904-891-6927; rodgibsontennis@gmail.com.


"Need a Game" Roster

Looking for a match?  Do you need someone to help round out your doubles group?  If so, please email Rod Gibson for 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.