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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!

Cary (Town of Cary Information is below)

Kildaire Farms – Thursdays –  7:00 to 8:30 PM, February 20, 27, March 5, 12

Sundays – 2:00 to 3:30 PM, March 1, 8, 15, 22

Monday/Wednesday – 9:30 to 11:00 AM – March 2, 4, 9, 11

Wednesday –  7:00 to 8:30 PM – April 1, 8, 15, 22

Lochmere – Monday/Tuesday – 6:00 – 7:30 PM May 4, 11, 18, 26

Morrisville

Church Street Park – Sundays – 6:00 to 7:30 – Feb 23, Mar 1, Mar 8, & Mar 15

Holly Springs

Club at Sunset – Tuesday – 10:00 to 11:30 AM – March 10, 17, 24, 31

Wednesday  – 7:00 to 8:30 PM, March 11, 18, 23,  April 1

Wednesday – 7:00 to 8:30 PM, April 22, 29, May 6, May 13

Thursday – 10:00 to 11:30 AM, April 23, 30, May 7, May 14

Monday – 9:30 to 11:00 AM, Sept 21, 28, Oct 5, Oct 12

Wednesday – 7:00 to 8:30 PM, Sept 23, 30, Oct 7, Oct 14

Ting Park – Monday/Wednesdays – 9:30 to 11:00 AM – March 23, 25, 30, April 1

Sundays – 12:30 to 2:00 PM – March 29, April 5, 19, 26

Cary Tennis Park –  Many sessions are offered throughout the year and sign up is directly to Town of Cary.

See our Youth Tennis page for youth Try Tennis Programs.

Try Play

Come join other beginner players for 90 minutes of 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). Minimum of 4 players required per session. Sessions consist of three events. Cost: TBD (non-refundable)

Upcoming Try Play Sessions:

Check back in mid-January!

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 4 match league features doubles and singles  (determined based on registration). Matches will be played in Apex, Morrisville & Holly Springs. Teams will have a maximum of 10 players and all 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:

Check back in mid-January!

Have questions? 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.  Check back for 2020 Try Tournaments!

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 to 20 people.  Come with a partner or we will find you one.  2020 dates coming soon!

WWTA area – May 31st at Cary Tennis Park (time TBD)

Raleigh – TBD

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