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Local, Low-Cost Tennis for Everyone

The BCTA partners with various park and recreation departments as well as private community organizations throughout Upper and Lower Bucks County. Below are BCTA program descriptions. To check out a tennis program near you, please click here..

BCTA PROGRAM DESCRIPTIONS

LEARN, PRACTICE & PLAY

These five-week programs implement the games-based approach to teaching tennis and the QuickStart format—the fast and fun ways to learn tennis and/or improve your game.  Programs are available from ages 4 to 94+ and from new to intermediate and competitive players.  The atmosphere is informal, with emphasis on fun, fitness, and play.  Free loaner racquets are available.  Program size is limited.  Age categories:

  • Pee Wees (recommended ages 4–6)
  • Little Aces (recommended ages 7–10)
  • Juniors (recommended ages 11–13)
  • Teens/Adults (Beginner/Intermediate) (recommended ages 14+)

 

BCTA JR. TEAM TENNIS

BCTA Jr. Team Tennis is low-key, age- and skill- appropriate competition as well as team fun, which make this program perfect for participants who have previously been involved in BCTA’s Learn, Practice & Play programs and players on middle and high school teams.  This co-ed program adopts the “learn- by-playing” model common in other youth sports.  A one-hour practice is held each week at a pre-determined siteand time.  The specific time slot is determined when players are assigned to a team.

Age categories:

  • Little Aces (recommended ages 8–10) (36-foot court)
  • Juniors (recommended ages 11–13 (60-foot court)

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL/HIGH SCHOOL “RACQUET RAMP-UP”

This program is designed to get kids ready for fall team tennis with practice twice a week for three weeks!  Each practice, conducted by a BCTA Coach, includes 90 minutes of drills, supervised play, and Cardio.

 

ADVANCED TEAM TENNIS TRAINING BY THE BCTA

This advanced training program, which requires a BCTA or high school coach recommendation, is ideal for teens who are playing on their high school team or in the Saturday spring USTA Jr. Team Tennis Program!  Players practice at 90 minutes once a week at a pre-determined site 5:30–7:00 pm.  Co-ed travel teams consist of 6 to 8 players each (18-and-under and 14-and-under) to play home and away matches on Saturday afternoons (Note: away matches will be played at other sites in Bucks County.)

 

USTA FLEX LEAGUE FOR ADULTS

The BCTA partners with USTA Middle States to provide convenient, local league play.  Register for men’s or women’s singles, doubles, and/or mixed doubles at your skill level and convenience—any time, any place.   Skill levels:

  • Advanced beginner (NTRP 2.5-3.0)
  • Intermediate (NTRP 3.5-4.0)

 

BCTA FALL DOUBLES FOR ADULTS

Enjoy weekend doubles at a set time and place either at Core Creek Park Tennis Center in Langhorne or at William Neis Park in Doylestown. Sign up with or without a teammate (the BCTA will try to find you a partner).  Skill levels:

  • Advanced beginner (NTRP 2.5-3.0)
  • Intermediate (NTRP 3.5-4.0)

 

 

TOURNAMENT PLAY

The BCTA hosts the annual BC TA Jr. Classic, a USTA-sanctioned tournament for Boys’ 16s and 18s.  In addition, the BCTA conducts 10-and-under and adult tournament play at designated sites throughout Bucks County.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
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