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Try Tennis

Try Tennis sponsored by WWTA and NC Tennis! This program is for men and women age 18 & over who have never picked up a racquet or have played very little. It includes 6 hours of instruction from a pro on technique, skills, etiquette & scoring. Each new participant receives a tennis racquet and a T-shirt – all for only $40.  The only strings attached to this deal are the ones to your new racquet!  Space is limited so sign up quickly.  Click here to register – just scroll to the Cary, Holly Springs, Apex and Morrisville to see what is happening in that town!  Check back for more Spring Try Tennis Sessions!  Visit TryTennis.Net for more information.

If we don’t have a session that works for you, please click here to be notified of future sessions.

Cary (Town of Cary Information is below)

Kildaire Farms –

Sunday – 3:00 to 4:30 PM, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov 15

Lochmere – TBD

Apex 

Community Park – TBD

Holly Springs

Club at Sunset – TBD

Ting Park –

Sunday – 4:00 to 5:30 PM, Nov 8, 15, 22, 29  (Full)

Morrisville

Church Street Park – TBD

Cary Tennis Park –  Many sessions are offered throughout the year and sign up is directly to Town of Cary.  Click on Register Now, then enter Try Tennis in the search box to register for your session.

See our Youth Tennis page for youth Try Tennis Programs.

Try Play

Come join other beginner players for fun and exercise at Try Play.  Warm up with pro instruction or using the ball machine, join in a short volley drill, and end the session with some match play.  Pros or WWTA staff will be on hand to help with scoring and answer any questions. This program is for all beginner players (2.0/2.5 NTRP).  Participants do not have to have participated in Try Tennis but must have their own racquet and be able to rally and serve a bit.  Minimum of 4 players required per session. Sessions consist of two to four events. Cost: $30 to $70 (non-refundable)

Upcoming Try Play Sessions:

Morrisville Aquatics & Fitness Center  – Morrisville – TBD

Ting Park – Holly Springs –

Sundays – $30 – 4:00 to 5:30 PM – Oct 18 and 25.   (Full)

Club at Sunset – Holly Springs

Mondays – $70 – 7:00 to 8:30 PM – Oct 19, Oct 26, Nov 2, and Nov 9.  Click here to register.

Wednesdays – $70 – 7:00 to 8:30 PM – Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4 and Nov 11.  Click here to register.

Have questions? Email Kari Moncrief.

Try Match

The USTA Try Match is for players with 2.0/2.5 NTRP, who have never played league tennis. This 3-4 match league features doubles and singles  (determined based on registration). Matches will be played in Apex, Morrisville and/or Holly Springs.  Team members will play at least 2 matches. A USTA membership is not required and WWTA staff/volunteer is at every match to help. Give league tennis a try – get fit , have fun and make some new friends! Cost: $30 (non-refundable)

Upcoming Try Match Sessions:

Ting Park – $30 – Sundays  – 3:00 to 4:30 – Nov 1, 8, 15.  Click here to register.

Morrisville Aquatics and Fitness Center – TBD

Have questions or want to be put on the waiting list? Email Kari Moncrief.

Try Tournaments

Come join other beginner players around the Triangle for beginner tournaments.  Players must be 2.0 or 2.5, format is doubles and Fast4 (shortened sets which means more rounds).    Tournaments are run in Durham and Raleigh in addition to the Western Wake Tennis area.  2020 Try Tournaments dates are below.

Fast four format means a lot of rounds in a short period of time.  Come out and test your new skills, have fun and meet new people!   Space is limited.  Come with a partner or we will find you one.  Registration will be posted here when it has opened.

ENO Tennis Association – Saturday, Nov 14th , 10-2pm at Southern Boundaries, 100 3rd Fork Rd, Durham