The open/advanced camps are directed by Cornell's men's and women's head tennis coaches. The camps are conducted at Cornell's Reis Tennis Center on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, New York. The camps are open to beginning, intermediate and advanced tennis players, and the campers will be grouped accordingly (please indicate preference at time of registration).
Session 1 will be taught by the women's coach Mike Stevens and Session 2 will be taught by the men's coach Silviu Tanasoiu. The camps will teach boys and girls when to play offense, defense and when to neutralize a shot to stay in the point. During instruction campers will be critiqued and their strokes will broken down and evaluated by the coaches. Campers will also have the opportunity to play in singles and doubles games.
All campers will receive a T-shirt.
Camp takes place from 9:00am to 3:00pm Monday-Friday.
For all players with aspirations to play tennis at the collegiate level. Players will experience what it takes to compete at the collegiate level. The camp will give participants an opportunity to improve their skills. Each participant will receive and evaluation from the coaching staff with recommendations of improvement, as well as honest feedback about the player’s potential to compete at the college level. We will have a morning and afternoon session for this camp.
Ran like a Division I practice, and all participants will be trained and challenged at a high level. The fast-paced camp is recommended for the high level high school and club level athlete.
The camp features morning and afternoon sessions, all ran at a fast pace. Precise technique will be emphasized and fine-tuned throughout the camp to produce great technique. Drills and techniques used in the Big Red’s varsity program will be utilized to expose athletes to the college game.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a non-residential camp, and all participants are responsible for their own lodging.