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Shu L.

Minneapolis, MN
$60 / session
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"Excellent. Very well organized and a lot of learning for me! I loved it!"
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Minneapolis, MN
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James R.

Minneapolis, MN
$55 / session
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"Intense and valuable. Can't wait to see Jim again."
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Minneapolis, MN
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Mitchel B.

Minneapolis, MN
$55 / session
  • USPTA certified
  • Work will ages and skill levels, great with kids & beginners

Minneapolis, MN Tennis Lessons

Close-Up: The Tennis Scene In Minneapolis, MN

If you aren't familiar with Minneapolis, you just may think that it is a city with such brutal winters you couldn’t imagine living there. What you may not know is that it is without-a-doubt one of the best sports towns in the country. Minneapolis sports the most active population in the nation and it’s tennis population is thriving. The USTA’s Northern section is the governing body for all things tennis in the area. Its mission is to grow the game in the area at all levels. The section puts on leagues, tournaments and clinics for adults and kids, as well as comprehensive adaptive programs for those with disabilities and special needs.

The Inner City Tennis program is one that stands above the rest in terms of the impact it has made on the city both in tennis and in giving back. Founded in 1952 by Minneapolis patriarch Lachlan Reed, the program was designed “with a goal of empowering inner city youth with the many opportunities afforded them through the lifelong sport of tennis.”

The program took off in the '50s and has grown exponentially since then. It started with volunteer coaches teaching on city courts, and has since opened its own facility at the Reed Sweat Tennis Center with twelve courts, seven full-time coaches, administrative offices, and has inspired spin-off programs all across the nation. Thousands of children have come through the programs.

One of the programs inspired by InnerCity, the Fred Wells Tennis and Education Center, opened its doors in Minneapolis right down the street in St. Paul. The program features one of the city's premier tennis facilities with eight world-class courts, and offers programming for underprivileged youth and anyone looking to hone their game in the community.

The real pulse of the tennis community in Minneapolis can be found at the University of Minnesota’s Baseline Tennis Center. It is the home to both the men’s and women’s Golden Gophers collegiate tennis programs and features 22 signature maroon and gold courts both inside out. The stadium seating features 500 seats, so whether you are playing a competitive match or just hitting for fun, you’ll be inspired by the arena!

If you are looking for a more fun, casual tennis experience, there are two local Meetup pages with nearly 3,000 active members. There are weekly Meetups for players of every level, which are also a great outlet to meet new tennis friends!

Featured PlayYourCourt Coach Providing Tennis Lessons In Minneapolis, MN

Shu L. is PlayYourCourt’s featured pro providing tennis lessons in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Area. He has been teaching for PlayYourCourt for years and has been adored by all of his students. He is certified and very active in the PTR and teaches with all the latest technology. Though he is a high level player very capable of working with any age or ability, his passion is working with kids and beginners. Shu will make sure you have as much fun as you possibly can on the court!

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How do I know I’ll love my coach?
We are so confident in our coaches that we offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee. If we can’t find the perfect instructor for you then we will refund your unused lesson credits.
Where will the lessons take place?
We come to any court of your choice. Not sure of the closest court? No sweat, our coaches will recommend a convenient location.
I've never played before, do you work with beginners?
Absolutely! Our certified instructors regularly work with players of all ages and ability levels.
Can I start with a trial lesson?
You sure can, although we offer a 100% money back guarantee so most students start with a lesson package to save money since there is no risk.
How much does it cost?
Our rates vary depending on location. Enter in your zip code below to see the rates in your area.
Can I bring a friend?
Absolutely! Each extra person is small additional fee per hour. Adding friends to your lesson is a great way to cut down on your lesson costs.
How do I schedule and pay for my lesson?
You can book directly through our website or feel free to call us at 301.575.6112. We're happy to answer any questions and help you find the perfect tennis coach.
When will I be in contact with my instructor?
Once you have booked your lesson package, you will immediately receive your instructor's contact information. Your instructor will reach out to you within the next 24 hours to setup your lessons, but feel free to call them right away!