Youth Tennis

The City oftenniss hiring Opens in new window Brighton Sports Department is seeking applicants for a Tennis Head Coach and Tennis Instructors for our 2022 Summer Tennis season.  These positions run Monday-Friday during the summer months and range from $15-$23/hour.  If you are interested in learning more please reach out to sports@brightonco.gov or apply here  

CARA Tennis Player2022 Summer Tennis Lesson Schedule

AgeLevelDay of the weekDateTimeSession
9-13 yrs.BeginnerMon- Thu*May 31 - June 9*
June 13 - June 23
June 27 - July 7**
July 11 - July 21
July 25 - August 4
8:10am - 9:00 am120008
6-8 yrs.BeginnerMon- Thu*May 31 - June 9*
June 13 - June 23
June 27 - July 7**
July 11 - July 21
July 25 - August 4
9:10 am -9:50 am 120009
9-18 yrs.IntermediateMon- Thu*May 31 - June 9*
June 13 - June 23
June 27 - July 7**
July 11 - July 21
July 25 - August 4
10:00 am -10:50am120010

*Week 1 of Session 1 will be Tue-Fri due to Memorial Day **Week 2 of Session 3 will be Tues-Thurs (4th of July week) and have reduced pricing

Location: Brighton High School tennis courts

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Lessons are designed to teach kids the basic techniques, how to keep score, be safe, and have fun. There will be a minimum of three students in each class and a maximum of twelve, unless the tennis instructors decide to accept more than twelve.
  • Lessons will start on time, since the next set of lessons begins promptly on the hour.
  • Students need to have their own rackets, but balls will be provided. Tennis shoes must be worn at all times.
  • Short breaks will be given in the middle of all lessons, especially when it is hot.
  • All students should bring water, sunscreen, and a hat to each lesson.
  • The tennis instructor will be glad to answer any questions about your child's ability, and help the parent decide which level would be best for their child.
  • The tennis instructor encourages parental involvement, and hopes that you will likewise encourage your child to practice the skills they have been learning.

PARENTS RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Make sure the children get to lessons on time.
  • Make sure to pick up your child from the lessons on time.
  • Talk to the tennis instructor concerning any questions or problems.
  • Remind the children that the tennis instructor has a ten-minute break in between each set of lessons.

CARA Tennis Team

Join the Brighton Tennis Team and play matches against other teams throughout the front range in the CARA league.  Compete with players of the same age and skill level in a low-pressure, fun setting.  Coaching is geared towards the individual.  Participants must provide their own transportation.

Practice location: Brighton High School tennis courts

Age GroupsPracticesDatesMatchesRegistrationCost
8-12 year oldsMondays & Wednesdays 
11 AM - 12:30 PM
May 31 - July 21Fridays in local communities 
8:30AM-3PM
120007 A$85
13 - 18 year oldsTuesday & Thursdays
11 AM - 12:30 PM
May 31 - July 21Fridays in local communities 
8:30AM-3PM
120007 B
$85
Anyone with a CTA ranking is ineligible for CARA