Instructional Programs & Organized Play

Drop-In Tennis

Simply Register at the Welcome Desk before going on court.

High Noon

Get a great work-out as a teaching professional runs you through games and drills, while assisting with your skills. Drop-in is limited to 4 players per court.

Tuesday, Thursday, 12:00 – 1:00pm (Not suitable for beginners)

Friday, Sunday, 12:00 – 1:00pm (All levels)

Stroke of the Week

Join Andrew Polus each week for a focused session on key strokes and skills.

Wednesday 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Contact: Andrew Polus / 613-523-4024 ext. 313 /andrew@ottawaathleticclub.com

Saturday Drop In & Matchplay (Advanced 4.0 +)

A great way to spend Saturday morning enjoying organized, fun matches. Not suitable for beginners.

Saturday 12:00 – 2:00 pm

Contact: Jorge Vila / 613-523-4024 ext. 306 / jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com


Instructional Tennis

Individual Lessons

Our tennis professionals are all certified by Tennis Canada, versed in the Noble Tennis Methodology and possess a minimum 10 years in the teaching field, making our staff amongst the most qualified and experienced in the nation. Private instruction is the fast track to enjoyment and improvement, and we guarantee these results for the earnest student. Lessons are arranged at times of mutual convenience. To learn more about our teachers, please visit www.nobletennis.com and click the “Teachers” tab.

Individual, Duo, Trio and Ensemble (4 or more students) are available. Lessons are 1 hour in duration but can be increased or decreased by 30 minute intervals.

Save 10% on regular rate lessons before 9:00 am.

Contact: Ben Etheve-Meek / 613-523-4024 ext. 302 / ben@ottawaathleticclub.com

Instant Tennis (Beginner – Intermediate)

Our teachers make learning tennis virtually instantaneous! (Register for the specific day for duration of 4 week session)

  • Tuesdays 9:00 am – 10:30 am
  • Thursdays 6:30 – 8:00 pm
  • Saturdays 12:30 – 2:00 pm

Contact: Jorge Vila / 613-523-4024 ext. 306 / jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com

Early Bird Train & Play

For players who are early risers and enthusiastic about improving their tennis skills and overall game.

Thursdays 6:30 – 7:30 am (October 5 – December 21)

Contact: Carlo Zambri / 613-523-4024 ext. 320 /carlo@ottawaathleticclub.com

Ensembles (Int/Adv 3.0+)

This is a great program if you are looking to improve your game skills and strategy, and learn winning tactics for both singles and doubles play!

Tuesdays 10:30 am – 12:00 pm / Sundays 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

*Note: Additional lesson times can often be created to accommodate member demand and schedules.

Contact: Jorge Vila / 613-523-4024 ext. 306 / jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com

Night Owl Tennis

For players who are serious about improving their game, no matter what level. Participants will receive intensive training in technical and tactical areas, and the last half hour is reserved for competitive play.

Wednesdays 8:00 – 9:30pm

October 18 – December 20 (10 wks)

Contact: Andrew Polus / 613-523-4024 ext. 313 /andrew@ottawaathleticclub.com

Doubles Drills & Thrills (Int)

This program is designed for players at an Intermediate level who want to improve their Doubles play, from a tactical and technical perspective. First 30-45 minutes will feature training in cooperative or closed format, followed by coached matchplay.

Thursdays 8:00 – 9:30pm

October 19 – December 21 (10 wks)

Contact: Andrew Polus / 613-523-4024 ext. 313 /andrew@ottawaathleticclub.com


Organized Play

Weekly Matchplay

Enjoy 4-week sessions of mainly doubles play with members of a similar playing level.

  • Tuesdays 6:00 – 7:30 pm
  • Wednesdays 6:30 – 8:00 pm
  • Saturdays 9:00 – 10:30 am

Contact: Jorge Vila / 613-523-4024 ext. 306 / jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com

Weekly Round Robin (3.0+, Int./Adv. Players)

Enjoy mainly doubles play with members of a similar playing level. Free assessments are available for those joining for the first time.

Thursdays 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (6-week ongoing sessions

Contact: Jorge Vila / 613-523-4024 ext. 306 / jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com

Monthly House League

This is the best and fastest way to meet other members and play matches. Participants are grouped together based on playing level. Over a one-month period players in each house arrange matches at times of mutual convenience. Players then move up, down, or stay depending on results. Free assessments are available for newcomers. (OPEN TO OAC MEMBERS ONLY)

  • October 15 – November 15
  • November 15 – December 15

Contact: Andrew Polus / 613-523-4024 ext. 313 /andrew@ottawaathleticclub.com

Johnny’s Advanced Matchplay (4.0+ Rating)

Weekly organized singles and doubles play. Assessment may be required to ensure suitable playing level. Registration is directly through Johnny.

Sundays: 6:30 – 8:00 pm / 8:00 – 9:30 pm (October 15 – April 29, 2018)

Contact: Johnny Martin / johnnymartin@rogers.com


Tennis Socials

Organized singles and doubles round robin match events and social gathering with the Vila flare!

  • September 23
  • October 14
  • November 4
  • December 9

Your hosts Jorge Vila, jorgev@ottawaathleticclub.com & Dan Vila, danvila@ottawaathleticclub.com

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