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Little Tikes Tennis: Gold


Youth / Sports & Fitness / Prek-Elementary Sports & Fitness -
Winter/Spring 2023

Ages 6-7

The main emphasis of this class is to build basic tennis skills and have fun! With the use of age appropriate equipment and up-beat, well trained instructors we will start to build your child's basic athletic skills. and further develop their strokes from the Little Tikes Blue class.  Focus will also be placed on the A, B,C's of tennis; Agility, Balance, and Coordination. This class will be the foundation for this life-long sport!  Please bring your appropriate sized tennis racquet and a water bottle.

If you are unsure which size racquet your child should have please watch this short video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cySR9PhA-lk

The United States Tennis Association guidelines are that kids learn the game of tennis with age appropriate equipment and on age appropriate court dimensions. We also believe this is the correct way for kids to learn as well. Please watch the following video to understand why.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GM9BmDW41sQ

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Instructor

Jim Mason


Jim is a USPTA certified tennis teaching professional with nearly 30 years of tennis teaching experience to all age groups and ability levels. He played college tennis for 3 years at Mankato State University and was a conference champion his senior year. He also has a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Minnesota. Jim started his high school coaching journey as the boys head coach for Chaska High School in 2005. When Chanhassen High School opened in 2009 he moved over to take over both the boys and girls tennis program. As Head Coach of both the boys and girls tennis teams at Chanhassen High School, he has overseen a program that has grown each year in the number of participants and wins. The girl’s team won the conference championship from 2012-2015 and the boys were conference champions in 2019. Jim loves not only working with all age groups and giving back to the game of tennis, but building relationships with all those he steps on the court with.

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6316-Sat

  Jim Mason


Chanhassen High: - Chanhassen High School Fields : Tennis, Lower (4 courts) and Tennis, Upper (4 courts)
Saturdays, Apr 15 - May 13
2:00 - 2:45 PM

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Ages   6 yr. - 7 yr. 11 m

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Price: $ 89 00
6316-ThB

  Jim Mason


Bluff Creek Elementary : Gym (1 court)
Thursdays, Feb 9 - Mar 23
5:30 - 6:15 PM

  No Class Feb 16 & Feb 23


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Ages   6 yr. - 7 yr. 11 m

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Price: $ 89 00
6316-TuB

  Jim Mason


Bluff Creek Elementary : Gym (1 court)
Tuesdays, Feb 14 - Mar 14
6:15 - 7:00 PM

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Ages   6 yr. - 7 yr. 11 m

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Price: $ 89 00
6316-ThA Closed

  Jim Mason


Bluff Creek Elementary : Gym (1 court)
Thursdays, Jan 5 - Feb 2
5:30 - 6:15 PM

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Ages   6 yr. - 7 yr. 11 m

Price: $ 89 00

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6316-TuA Closed

  Jim Mason


Bluff Creek Elementary : Gym (1 court)
Tuesdays, Jan 10 - Feb 7
6:15 - 7:00 PM

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Ages   6 yr. - 7 yr. 11 m

Price: $ 89 00

Online registration is over