Tennis at Copper River Country Club


The Tennis Centre at Copper River features 15 LED lighted courts and a member lounge for relaxing with fellow players. We have 13 hard courts and two clay courts for players who want to try something new or who want the French Open style playing experience.

Copper River Country club is a member of the U.S. Tennis Association (USTA), the national governing body for the sport of tennis. The beautiful center court is unrivaled in the valley for spectator's enjoyment and is a frequent venue for NorCal USTA and NorCal USTA Junior tournaments. Copper River Tennis Centre is also a favorite stop on the USTA Challenger Tour.

The Copper River tennis staff offers a full schedule of clinics and private instruction for the entire family. Our professional staff is dedicated to providing instruction and excellent service to our members and their guests. We have an extensive program of classes available for Junior tennis players (up to age 19). Private lessons are available for adults and junior players. Contact us at the Tennis Centre for details at (559) 434-5200 extension 6.

The Tennis Staff

Director of Tennis:
Nolan Kelly | (559) 434-8955
[email protected]

Head Tennis Professional:
Cuyler Legler | (559) 434-8955

Teaching Professional:
Prycen Haas
[email protected]

Assistant Shop Manager:
Michael Cross

Tennis Hours:
Monday - Thursday  8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday  6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Beginners I & II

Students will learn the backhand and forehand ground strokes, the volley and serve, and score keeping.

Monday & Wednesday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Members: $130/mo • Non-Members: $150/mo

Intermediate I & II

Live ball drills and match play are used extensively to help the player develop an all-court, forcing game. Serve and volley approach shots, overhead, drop shots and return of serve are stressed through these classes.

Intermediate I
Tuesday & Thursday 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Members: $130/mo • Non-Members: $150/mo
Intermediate II
Monday – Thursday 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Members: $72/week • Non-Members: $80/week

CRCC Tennis Academy

The CRCC Tennis Academy is designed to prepare students to play at the middle school and high school level, as well as to compete in USTA tournaments. Clinics will focus on the four fundamentals of tennis: stroke production, footwork, mental toughness, and conditioning. Students should be prepared to learn how to train and compete in a high-intensity environment while working hard towards achieving their individual goals.

Monday – Thursday 4:30pm to 6:00pm

Members: $25 per clinic or $85/week
Non-Members: $30 per clinic or $105/week

Please call the Tennis Centre to sign
up for these programs and to have
your questions answered.