Arrange a lesson for yourself or with a group of friends at a time that fits into your schedule. You can focus on your tennis goals, learn a strategy to fit your game, and delve into the mental side of the game. Private lessons are offered seven days a week at Gates. See the Gates' Tennis Professional Staff.
Adult Class Schedule
Advertised group classes are based on $16 per hour and are a great way to improve your game. Classes are offered to all levels and never surpass a 6 student to 1 instructor ratio.
Get a Great Work-Out and Improve Your Game!
Cardio tennis is a staple for workout buffs at Gates Tennis Center. Cardio tennis will increase your heart rate, help you burn calories, and is a lot of fun. In the winter months (November 1 - March 30) enjoy cardio in the warm afternoons and during the summer months (April 1 - September 30) choose from early morning at 7am before it gets hot or high noon if you like the heat.
"The Tennis Experience"
$105 for a great new program that offers a sampler package with 3 hours of instruction, and hours of more fun in FREE tennis coupons. Each 60 minute class consists of instruction, drills for repetition, and fun fast paced supervised play. Receive FREE tennis coupons with each of the 3 classes including FREE Ball Machine, FREE Demos, and FREE Doubles or Singles Activities. Classes are offered to all levels and never surpass a 6:1 student to instructor ratio.
The Adult Singles Ladder
The Gates Tennis Center offers one of the largest ladders in the country for the following levels: Men (5.0, 4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0), Women (4.5, 4.0, 3.5, 3.0, 2.5). The computerized ladder offers printouts with names, phone numbers, and email addresses. The ladder also offers drop-in time on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Players who have completed at least 5 matches can qualify for a USTA-sanctioned end of ladder season tournament. The fee to participate on the ladder is $12 per season.
Every Friday night and Sunday morning enjoy playing tennis and meeting people. You'll play with several partners and opponents in one afternoon. We encourage players of all levels 3.0 to 4.5 to participate. Come alone or with friends. Either way fun, competition, and socializing is the order of the day.
The Denver Swingers
Fun Tennis Social for 20 and 30 Year Olds
Created by Gates patrons in their 20s and 30s for tennis players in their 20s and 30s. Finish off your weekend on Sunday afternoons playing tennis at Gates. See who else might be coming by checking-out the Denver Swinger's Facebook Page.
Top Dog Doubles
If you enjoy fun competitive doubles try the popular “Top Dog” Doubles. It's a co-ed doubles league held Monday thru Thursday at 8pm. Levels vary based on the night of the week. Play with different partners, fun scoring system, friendly atmoshere, but competitive because everyone is trying to be "Top Dog."
Beginner Round Robin
On Wednesday nights if your just starting or have played only a little be part of the Beginner Round Robin. It's a great way to get introduced to actual play and meet other new players. Each night one of our coaches is on hand to help with basic rules and strategy, but mostly there is an emphasis on fun.
Ball Machine Bonanza Sponsored by Prince
Enjoy the Ball Machine community style. Meet new people while honing your tennis skills. 2 ball machines, 2 courts, for 2 hours if you like. The Bonanza is offerred on Wed. 12:00-2:00pm, Fri. 5-7pm, and Sat. 5-7pm.
USTA Leagues at Gates
Gates has roughly 70 different USTA teams annually. If you are interested in forming a team or adding yourself to an existing one please call the front desk. To learn more about the many leagues offered by the USTA please view the following flyers.
FREE Tennis Clinics
If you don't like things that are FREE then this is not for you, but if you don't mind not paying money for a fun time and a chance to get some tips to help out your tennis game, then come and attend a FREE tennis clinic. The clinics are held on Saturdays every three weeks. There is a limit of 2 per person per summer.