Lessons

Come join what many players are already talking about: the fun of platform tennis.  Enjoy the fastest growing Midwest sport and year round activity in Hinsdale’s Katherine Legge Memorial Park.  Paddles are available to purchase or demo during all drills.  Platform tennis lessons and registration are coordinated by 6-time National Platform Tennis Champion and Platform Tennis Hall of Fame Inductee, Mary Doten.  Want to form your own group of four? Email Mary to arrange a time.  You may register online, by email, or by phone.  Contact Mary Doten at mhdoten@gmail.com   Class listings are also available at Hinsdale Paddle’s website.


Beginner/Advanced Beginner Drills

The basic skills of platform tennis will be taught; including grips, backhand volley, lobs, drives, serve and volley, and screen. Point play will conclude each drill.  Courts will be divided by ability level.  Minimum enrollment of 3 people, Maximum 4 people.

DayTime
Saturday1:00-2:00PM
Saturday2:00-3:00PM
Saturday3:00-4:00PM
Sunday12:00-1:00PM
Sunday1:00-2:00PM
Sunday2:00-3:00PM
Monday8:45-9:45AM
Tuesday9:00-10:00AM
Tuesday10:00-11:00AM
Tuesday11:00AM-12:00PM
 Wednesday10:30-11:30AM

__________________________________________________

FALL SESSION- SEPTEMBER 18 to OCTOBER 27, 2021, FEE $139

_________________________________________________

Local Women’s Travel Team (Beginner-Advanced Beginner): Weekly Team Drill and Thursday Morning Match

Players will drill weekly with Mary Doten and her staff, beginning the week of September 24th. Then, on Thursday mornings you will put those drills into practice and compete for the Hinsdale Park District against local clubs (Butterfield CC, Hinsdale Golf Club, Highlands CC, Ruth Lake CC, Edgewood Valley CC, and Salt Creek Club. Contact Mary Doten for more information- mhdoten@gmail.com


Junior Paddle

Come join other future paddle players for a fun afternoon of instruction and games.  Ages 8+ welcome and sessions will be divided by age and ability.

AgeDayTime
8-11 yrs old Monday4:00-5:00 PM (10 slots)
12-16 yrs oldMonday5:00-6:00 PM (10 slots)
8-12 yrs oldTuesday4:00-5:00 PM (10 slots)
8-12 yrs oldTuesday5:00-6:00PM (10 slots)

WINTER Session: APRIL 5- to MAY 11, 2021, FEE $120