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  • Tailored Instruction
    We hand pick the best local instructor based on your specific tennis goals
  • Flexible Scheduling
    We work around your schedule to squeeze tennis lessons into your busy lifestyle
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Your coach will be in touch within 24 hours to schedule your first lesson at a time and location that’s convenient for you.

See what our customers are saying...


"Very helpful. Lots of relevant information and positive feedback. Good workout as well. Looking forward to my next lesson. 🎾"
Donela Weber from Philadelphia, PA
"James made several helpful suggestions to improve my game"
Craig from Philadelphia, PA
"It was a great lesson. Coach showed me several techniques which helped me a lot."
Yanping Chen from Philadelphia, PA
"Jerry is focused on proper technique from day 1 and pays close attention to detail. His undivided attention to me and my emerging skills are impressive."
Magdalena from Philadelphia, PA

Find Top Tennis Coaches in Wilmington


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George R.

Philadelphia, PA
$55 / session
 (7)  
"Very good. George is a great teacher."
-Ted
Philadelphia, PA
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Steve N.

Philadelphia, PA
$80 / session
  • USPTA and PTR with 40 years experience
  • Teach ages from 7 up and all skill levels

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How Many Tennis Lessons Do I Need?

Looking to take some tennis lessons in Wilmington, DE to learn the sport or improve your game? You're in the right spot!

PlayYourCourt is the easiest way to take tennis lessons in Wilmington, DE so you can get better (and beat your friends :)!

We get asked all the time, “How many tennis lessons do I need?” Although each person varies, our baseline recommendation is between 6-12 lessons.

PlayYourCourt coaches giving tennis lessons in Wilmington will customize your lesson package to fit your tennis goals and learning style, but here is what a general package would look like:

"The Next Level" - 6 Lesson Package:
If you want to learn the basics and sharpen technique to boost your game to the next level, our 6 lesson package is for you.

Lesson 1: Forehand
In your first lesson, you will learn the most common shot in the game: the forehand. A forehand is the shot that you hit on the dominant side of your body (the side that you hold the racket in.)

Lesson 2: Backhand
The shot you will learn next is the backhand. The backhand is a shot hit on the non-dominant side of your body (the left side for righties) and is generally hit with two hands on the racket.

Lesson 3: Volleys
A volley is a shot that is hit before the ball bounces on your side of the court. It is a very common shot in doubles, and a very helpful shot in singles.

Lesson 4: Serve
The serve is the shot that starts the point and is necessary to master if you plan to play any matches or competitive tennis.

Lesson 5: Return of Serve
The return of serve is equally as important as the serve itself, but is often overlooked. You'll also learn the strategy involved and footwork.

Lesson 6: Rallying
This is the lesson you have been waiting for! You will bring everything that you have learned in the first 5 lessons together to hit every type of shot in match-play scenarios.

Where Can I Take Tennis Lessons In Wilmington, Delaware?

A lot of people decide not to take tennis lessons because the "closest" club is too far away.

PlayYourCourt coaches come to whatever court is closest to you, making it easier than ever to fit tennis lessons into your busy schedule.

How Much Are Tennis Lessons In Wilmington, DE?

You may be thinking tennis is expensive, but it doesn't have to be. You can join group lessons to cut costs, but the fastest way to learn and improve is with private, one-on-one attention.

PlayYourCourt is the most affordable way to take private tennis lessons in Wilmington, even cheaper than your local club.