Junior Info at SATC

Greetings From Coach Mike

Welcome to RippnerTennis and thank you very much for your interest in our junior tennis program. We are very proud of the community that we have made together and would love to share our experience with you. Austin is a vibrant tennis community with many instructors and programs but we believe that our junior program…

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RippnerRed Ages 3-4

Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times: Saturday: 9:30am – 10:00am Sunday: 9:30am – 10:00am Class Description: This class is the ideal entry point for future tennis stars to fall in love with the game. We provide a warm, inviting atmosphere…

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RippnerRed Ages 5-6

Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times:  Monday – Thursday: 3:45pm – 4:30pm Saturday: 10:00am – 10:45am Sunday: 10:00am – 10:45am Suggested Equipment: 21″ – 23″ tennis racquet, water bottle, athletic shoes, sport and weather-appropriate clothing Skills Introduced: basic hand-eye coordination,…

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RippnerRed Ages 7 & 8

Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times:  Class Days and Times: Monday – Thursday: 4:30pm – 5:30pm Saturday: 10:45am – 11:45am Sunday: 10:45am – 11:45am Class Description: This class also serves as an entry point for many of our young students…

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RippnerOrange Ages 9-10

Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times:  Monday: 4:30pm-6:00pm Wednesday: 4:30pm-6:00pm Sundays: 12:30pm-2:00pm Class Description: We are excited to introduce a class specifically to guide our young players who have begun USTA tournament competition in the orange ball distinction. Students…

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RippnerIntro

RippnerIntro 1: Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times:  Saturdays: 1:00pm-2:00pm Suggested Equipment: Racquet size ranges from 23″ to 26″ , water bottle, athletic shoes, sport and weather-appropriate clothing. Student-to-Teacher Ratio: 6:1 Class Description: This class is designed specifically for students…

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Competitive Development

Fall Session Dates: Session 1: August 20th – October 14th Session 2: October 15th – December 18th (Omit Thanksgiving Break) Class Days and Times:  Tuesday: 4:30pm – 6:00pm Thursday: 4:30pm – 6:00pm Saturday: 12:30pm – 2:00pm Suggested Equipment: 27″ tennis racquet, water bottle, athletic shoes, sport and weather-appropriate clothing Class Description: This class guides intermediate tennis players…

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Rippner High Performance

All High Performance players, including Futures, are encouraged to read blog post written by the Director of High Performance, Steve Cobb. These blog post help better familiarize each player with the vocabulary used during each training session. Along with addressing important strategies, technical parts of the game, mental toughness and health topics. All post can…

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“JTT” | JUNIOR TEAM TENNIS

Junior Team Tennis A central pillar to the Rippner Tennis junior program is our involvement in the United States Tennis Association’s (USTA) initiative to grow the game through team tennis opportunities. Some of the strongest memories that we have as adults are the moments from participating youth team sports. Tennis should leave these same memories…

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Off-Campus P.E. Waiver

OFF-CAMPUS PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND RIPPNER TENNIS Once again, we are proud to be a partner of Austin ISD in their Off-Campus Physical Education program. This will be our 3rd year offering this service to our families and we can’t wait to get started. What is OCPE @ RippnerTennis? Students can replace their PE session at…

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