1260 Menomonie Street | Eau Claire, WI 54703 | (715) 836-8470

John & Fay Menard YMCA Tennis Center Reopens!

 

Welcome to the John & Fay Menard YMCA Tennis Center!

Members of the YMCA of the Chippewa Valley and Tennis Pass participants may reserve courts six (6) days in advance for open play.

  • Members may reserve a maximum of 1 court ahead of time per day.
  • Reservations may be made for 30 minute increments up to 2 hours.
  • Please give all names in a group when reserving court time.
  • Non-members are required to buy a day pass before they can play. They are also responsible for their court time.
  • Non-members can use the facility 3 times annually. 

Click here to make court reservations online!

Hourly Open Court Time Rental Rates
(Hourly fee split by all participants on the court)

  • Youth/Full Time College Student: $16/court
  • Adult: $20/court
  • Happy Hour Discount Time (all ages): $16/court
    • Monday-Friday: 6:00 - 9:00 AM, 12:00 - 4:00 PM
    • Saturday: 12:00 - 4:00 PM

Facility Hours

  • Monday - Friday | 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Saturday | 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Sunday | 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • The Tennis Center may close 1 hour early if there are no reservations 
     

Cardio Tennis

Monday-Friday | 10:30 -11:30 AM 

Cardio Tennis is a fun group activity, featuring drills to give players of all abilities the ultimate high-energy workout. Taught by a teaching professional, it includes warm-up, cardio workout, and cool down phases. If current or new players are looking for a great new way to get in shape and to burn calories, they must give it a try!

Fee: Member $5 | Non-member $9

Youth Tennis Programs

The John and Fay Menard YMCA Tennis Center has all NEW junior programming starting with Red Ball 4-5 year olds to the ACE program for high school varsity players. The Tennis Center Director Matt Boughton (USPTA Elite Professional), Jon Pickett (USPTA Elite Professional), or Meg Minton (USPTA Elite Professional), will be happy to assist you in placing your child in the most appropriate group. Please take note that although most groups are
categorized by age, ability and maturity are considered in placing youth in the best group for them.

Lesson Information

  • A group lesson must be paid in full to secure a spot in the class
  • Lesson participants can make up for missed lessons in a similar group lesson in the same session if OK'd by the Tennis Director, Head Pro, or the instructor of the lesson
  • Players will receive a class recommendation form on the second to last class of the session
  • Tennis racquets are provided if needed from the demo racquet pro shop
  • Call the Tennis Center Director to be rated/categorized by proper skill level and not by the player's age

Adult Tennis Programs

The John and Fay Menard YMCA Tennis Center offers an extensive range of group lessons (drills) to meet a variety of ability needs. Whether you are a beginner looking to pick up a new, fun activity, or a seasoned veteran of the game who wants to polish up their skills, our staff can help find a spot for you! Meg Minton or the Tennis Center Director will be happy to assist you in finding the correct class for your abilities.

Lesson Information
Adult group lessons are intended for 3-12 participants and are separated by the United States Tennis Association’s NTRP Rating System. This system assigns a number rating according to ability and raises in value in .5 increments. Our adult beginners start at a 2.0 level, with the highest level being at a 4.0 level. Please ask our staff for help with placement.

  • Lessons must be paid in full to secure a spot.
  • Lesson participants can make up for missed lessons in a similar group lesson in the same session if approved 

Group Lessons

Group lessons are intended for 3-12 participants and are separated by the United States Tennis Association’s NTRP Rating System. This system assigns a number rating according to ability and raises in value in .5 increments. Our adult beginners start at a 2.0 level, with the highest level being at 4.0. Please ask our staff for help with placement. 

  • All adult group lessons are 90 minutes per lesson and meet once per week.
  • A group lesson must be paid in full to secure a spot in the class.
  • Lesson participants can make up for missed lessons in a similar group lesson in the same session if OK’d by Matt Boughton or the instructor of the lesson.

YMCA Tennis Center Staff

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