Close-Up: The Tennis Scene In San Diego, CA
San Diego is amazing, especially for tennis players! The sun seems to always be shining, there is little to no humidity, it is rarely uncomfortably hot and it is never uncomfortably cold. San Diegans are active people who constantly take advantage of their perfect weather and you can find them on the tennis court year-round.
San Diego has a rich tennis history, and new chapters are being written each year. Balboa Park is one of the nation’s finest public tennis facilities with 1,400 acres, 25 tennis courts, and a 1,500 seat tennis stadium. In addition to their top-notch facilities, they offer some great programming as well. They have 11 certified teaching professionals on staff, all available for clinics or private tennis lessons, though you can always find a better deal with PlayYourCourt. One of the most innovative things they are doing at the Balboa Tennis Club is their "Challenge Court" program. 3 courts are always reserved for challenge matches, where players can rotate in and play the reigning champion. Each court is for different level players, so you can literally always find an opponent. The facility has an amazing pro shop as well. The Balboa Tennis Club checks all the boxes for any tennis player! There are few better places to play in the San Diego area.
San Diego is also a tremendous town to be a tennis fan! With several top-tier Division 1 tennis colleges in the area, you can regularly see some of the top amateur players in the nation. But, if that isn’t enough, San Diego is also the host city to the Aviators, a World Team Tennis league team featuring some of the top young players in the world! They play at the gorgeous La Costa Resort and Spa just north of downtown in Carlsbad, CA. WTT is as much about great tennis as it is the family friendly environment. They have wonderful amenities, and the format of the tennis is fast-paced so that even non-tennis fans can enjoy it!
San Diego is a tennis paradise year round, but it's just a little sweeter at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, the area's finest tennis facility. Situated on the stunning coastline of La Jolla, the La Jolla Beach & Tennis club is renowned for attracting a high-level, high-profile membership. Their 12 championship hard courts have been graced by celebrities and professional tennis players throughout their 80-year history. The club is also home to the Pacific Coast Men's Doubles Championship. This year will be the 126th consecutive year it has taken place and it features many of the top collegiate (and future professional) doubles players in the nation.
Featured PlayYourCourt Coach Providing Tennis Lessons In San Diego, CA
Jayner F. is PlayYourCourt's featured coach providing tennis lessons in San Diego, California. Jayner is a USPTA certified teaching professional who has dedicated his life to tennis. He is a very adaptable coach, adept at working with players of all ages and abilities. He has spent time as the top ranked player in San Diego and Southern California in the Class A (NTRP 5.5 level) division, so if you are looking for a high level tennis lesson in San Diego, Jayner is the coach for you!