Cannon School Tennis Camp


Cannon School
Concord, NC

Unfortunately we will not be running this camp in 2021. We look forward to being back at Cannon School in 2022. For a list of the other camps we are running in 2021, please click here!

Half Day:

AGES: 8-17


Located in Concord, NC, just a short drive from Charlotte, The Cannon School is one of the best college prep schools in the state. The Cannon School features 6 tennis courts, and is a private day school for kids ages K-12 and is the ideal location for an adidas Tennis Camp!

Camp is run Monday-Thursday, with Friday being make up day in case it rains one of the days during the week.

At the Cannon School Camp campers will receive:

  • Authentic adidas Tennis Camp T-Shirt
  • Water Bottle
  • Personal Evaluation
  • Games Daily
  • Raffles for an assortment of Prizes

8:45 Campers check in
9:00 Stretching and warm-up
9:15 On-court training
11:15 Match play
12:00 Lunch
1:30 Match situation drills
3:00 Instruction
4:00 Campers depart

Day Campers: Check in will be daily from 8:45am-9am at the tennis courts. Campers should be picked up daily at the tennis courts at 4:00pm. Half day campers check in Mon 8:45am and 9:00am Tue-Fri. Check out at 12:30pm each day. Friday check out is at 12:30pm for ALL campers.

Below is a suggested list of items to bring to camp. We suggest that campers do not bring expensive personal items such as cameras, iPods/iPads, etc. Cell phones are allowed in the dining areas, but not on the courts during training sessions. Please label every article you bring to camp. All items will be the responsibility of the camper. adidas Tennis Camps and its staff are not responsible for lost, stolen or forgotten items.

  • Lunch/Snack
  • Health Form
  • Tennis Racquet
  • Tennis Shoes (no black soles)
  • Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
  • Athletic Sneakers
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimsuit

Players are grouped first by age and then by ability. The first session is an assessment session – we will update groups after the first day
Trainers are on site to aid in illness, injury prevention and first aid.
All campers are required to have a completed health form in order to participate at camp. You can either fill out our health form or use the doctors form and use our form as a cover page. Please fill out contact information and parent signature. HEALTH FORM
We utilize inclement weather opportunities to focus on agility training, strategy sessions, individual meetings.
You are responsible for getting yourself to and from campus, adidas Tennis Camps does not provide transportation.
Any Camper who must cancel their registration more than fifteen (15) days prior to the camp start date will receive a voucher equal to the full amount of camp tuition already paid which may be used toward any program or camp offered by eCamps. If a camper must cancel their registration fourteen (14) days or fewer prior to the start of camp, eCamps will issue camper or parent a voucher equal to 50% of the camp tuition, which can be transferred to a future program or camp within the same calendar year or next calendar year.  The voucher is also transferable to another family member and is good for any camp offered by eCamps within one year of the date of purchase.  Camp vouchers are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session.  Cash refunds are not offered under any circumstances.

 If eCamps Sports Network is forced to postpone your child’s 2020 summer camp due to the facility being closed or by government mandate, you will receive a camp credit voucher for tuition fees paid (never expires, fully transferable & for any sport).


Justin Fainter is in his 3rd season at the Cannon School in Concord, NC.  During his three seasons Cannon has qualified for the state tournament in both girls and boys tennis.

Coach Fainter coached collegiately at Pfeiffer University where he led the Falcons’ Men’s and Women’s Tennis program to a 68-19 record over two years, coached a nationally ranked player and 2014 Conference Carolinas Women’s Player of the Year, won the 2015 Conference Carolinas Women’s Championships, and earned a berth in the NCAA regional s.  Prior to that, he coached at Roanoke College where he led the Women’s Tennis team to a 27-13 overall record, the schools first regional ranking and earned the 2013 Old Dominion Athletic Conference women’s tennis coach of the year.

Coach Fainter has coached at many collegiate summer camps including Penn State University, Washington and Lee University, College of William and Mary, and Bowdoin College. He earned a Bachelor’s in history and a Master’s in the Art of Teaching at James Madison University. He resides in Concord.  Coach Fainter is USTA High Performance certified and has coached as part of Team NC ID camps.


Justin Fainter
Head Coach, The Cannon School