Winter Tennis Camps
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Come join us for a weekend full of tennis, social activities and too much FUN. This winter we will be hosting a series of tennis camps at the Four Lakes Tennis Club just outside Lake Geneva in Elkhorn, WI. Escape the city and the winter blues for a couple of days, improve your tennis game, relax at the resort, make new tennis friends and enjoy all that Lake Geneva has to offer.
All playing levels are welcome to attend.
The eight hours of combined tennis drills and matchplay events are sure to take your tennis game to the next level. Participants have the option to do tennis only one or both days or do the full weekend package including resort, lunches, social activities and Saturday evening pizza party. The Ridge Hotel pool, jacuzzi, eucalyptus steam and sauna is open 7am-11pm. They also have an onsite ice rink with skate rentals!
Shuttle service from Chicago to Lake Geneva and back is available at no extra fee.
8:30am-10:15am: Shuttle from Chicago to Lake Geneva.
(pick up at Starbucks at Belmont & Clark, please arrive 15 minutes early)
10:30am-12pm: Groundstroke and Net Game dead-ball drills to work on technique, consistency and shot placement and live-ball drills emphasizing shot selection strategy.
12pm-1pm: Serve and Return dead-ball drills to work on technique, consistency and shot placement and live-ball drills emphasizing shot selection strategy.
1pm-2pm: Social Doubles Mixer – Students will be paired up according to level and play a series of super-tiebreakers with a variety of partners.
2pm-3pm: Lunch provided at the club.
3pm: Check-In at The Ridge Resort, Lake Geneva
3pm-7pm: Relax at the resort OR
4pm-6pm: Optional group trip to Studio Winery https://www.studiowinery.com/
7pm-9pm: Pizza party at The Ridge for camp participants.
After 9pm: Whatever & Beddy Bye (pool, jacuzzi, steam, and sauna open till 11pm)
7am-9am: Breakfast on your own and check-out at the resort.
(shuttle from The Ridge to Four Lakes available at 7:30am & 8:30am)
8am-9am: Optional Cardio Tennis class.
9am-10:30am: Multistroke live-ball drills to work on technique, consistency and shot selection strategy.
10:30am-1pm: Team Tennis – Set up like a high-school or college team competition, players will be teamed according to level and play one 2 of 3 set singles match and one 2 of 3 set doubles match against an opposing team. Each team will be assigned a coach to give feedback on strategy. Each participant on the winning team will receive medals and a gift-certificate applicable for future programming or tennis equipment.
1pm-2pm: Lunch provided at the club.
2pm-3:45pm: Shuttle returns to Chicago.
(drop off at Starbucks at Belmont & Clark or your preferred address)
Four Lakes Athletic Club
At Four Lakes Athletic Club, each of its 65,000 square feet is here to serve your needs. Take advantage of the six indoor tennis courts, indoor track, and multi-purpose gymnasium. Engage in the fitness classes held in the aerobic area and cardiovascular training center. Take advantage of our circuit training and hammer strength equipment and our free weights. And best of all… get ignited by our educated and experienced personal training and tennis staff dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.
The Ridge Hotel
The Ridge Hotel’s 146 spacious hotel rooms and suites are designed with the perfect balance of upscale rustic design and all the technological conveniences, entertainment, and personal comforts of home. The décor of each room offers a function-friendly layout, warm earthy tones, and hardwood furniture plus amenities, including recently added Google Chromecast so you can stream directly from your phone or tablet. Each standard room features king or queen bed options, and select rooms offer views toward the lake.
Lake Geneva Things to Do
Skiing & Tubing: Grand Geneva Mountain Top https://www.grandgeneva.com/ski-snow-sports
Alpine Valley Resort https://www.alpinevalleyresort.com/
Wilmot Mountain https://www.wilmotmountain.com/
Ice Castles: https://icecastles.com/lake-geneva
The Ridge Hotel Igloo Experience: https://www.ridgelakegeneva.com/igloo-experience/
Lake Geneva Clue Room: https://www.lakegenevaclueroom.com/
Tritan Crist Magic Theatre: https://www.lakegenevamagic.com/purchase%20tickets.html
Shows @ 5pm
Timber Ridge Water Park: https://www.timberridgelodge.com/
Zip Lines: https://www.lakegenevacanopytours.com/
Wilson Farm Meats, Elkhorn: https://www.wilsonfarmmeats.com/
3 minutes from Four Lakes Athletic Club
The Heartland Spa: https://heartlandspa.com/spa-services/
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