ADIDAS TENNIS CAMP
Elysium Tennis Center
Plain City, OH
2020 Dates Coming Soon!
*Please see Typical Daily Schedule (below) for camp type descriptions*
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
Elysium Camps are for all ability levels: beginner, intermediate, and advanced players from ages 5-18. 9am-4pm, lunch not included.
Elysium Camp Highlights:
•Technique development to build fundamentals
•Fun tennis specific fitness, games and relays
•Mental strength training and sportsmanship sessions
•Fitness sessions with Peak Human Performance
•Fun games: water balloon fights, capture the flag, and dodgeball
•Every player receive a camp tee shirt and awards
•Prizes for team and individual awards
Quickstart camps are for beginner and intermediate players ages 5-12. 9am-12pm
Quickstart Camp highlights:
•Learning the fundamentals of tennis
•Learning how to keep score in match play
•Learning tennis etiquette
•Fun games: Water Ballons, capture the flag, kickball
Elite camps are for intermediate and advanced players ages 7-18. 9am-4pm, lunch not included.
Elite Camp Highlights:
•80% of the camp is on court instruction, drills and match play
•Immersion into tennis strokes and technical analysis
•Daily fitness and conditioning through Peak Human Performance
•Weekly tournament, players placed in appropriate divisions
“Tournament Play Camps”
Tournament play camps are for advanced beginners, intermediate and advanced level players ages 7-18. 12pm-4pm, lunch not included.
Tournament Play Camp Highlights:
•Specific Match Play strategies for singles and doubles
•Designated Coach for each “team”
•Each camper will receive a complete evaluation form on his/her match play
•Daily classroom session on mental toughness
•Every camper gets a camp tee shirt, award and a player party on the final day
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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.
- Health Form
- Tennis Racquet
- Tennis Shoes (no black soles)
- Off-Field Clothes (Athletic Socks, T-Shirts, Shorts, Sweatshirts, etc)
- Athletic Sneakers
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 prior to camp will receive a camp credit equal to the amount of camp tuition already paid. The credit is transferable to another family member and is good for any adidas Tennis Camp or eCamps Partner program through next summer (agreement begins at time of purchase). Any cancellation within 5 days of the start of camp will result in a camp credit minus $100 cancellation fee. Camp credits are not extended to campers who leave camp after the start of a session. CASH/CREDIT CARD REFUNDS ARE NOT OFFERED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE.
Jacob is a PTR certified teaching professional. Jacob graduated from Spring Arbor University with a degree in Business and Sports Management. At Spring Arbor University, Jacob played 4 years of collegiate tennis and was named team captain his senior year. Jacob began his teaching career at White Columns Country Club in Milton, Georgia. He was named 2017 “Newcomer of the Year” by the Georgia Professional Tennis Association.
After interning at White Columns Country Club, Jacob began teaching full time with Agape Tennis Academy at Dekalb Tennis Center in Atlanta, GA. In 2017, he became the Director of Junior Programs at Dekalb Tennis Center. Jacob has a passion for teaching junior tennis players. His mission is to help players develop their tennis skills, help players build strong character, and to ensure that everyone has fun in the process. Jacob is a USTA certified tournament director. In the fall of 2018 Jacob became the Director of Events and Social Media at Elysium Tennis in Plain City, Ohio.
Jacob began playing tennis as a sophomore in high school. He played number one singles and served as team captain all three years at Ontario High School in Ohio. He was also named team MVP three straight years. As exciting as the thrill of victory was, his true joy came from impacting the lives of his teammates. Witnessing lives change through the game of tennis inspired Jacob to pursue a career in teaching tennis.
When Jacob isn’t on the courts, he can be found cheering on his favorite Ohio sports teams or on the trails with his dog Kazi.
Alice Tunaru was born and raised in Pitesti, Romania. She was consistently ranked among the top 10 junior players in Romania. Alice traveled throughout Europe playing ITF tournaments before committing to the University of Alabama to play Tennis.
While at the University of Alabama, Alice competed at 2 singles and 2 doubles. She was on the “SEC Academic Honor Roll” all 4 years while at Alabama. Alice graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a double Major in Advertising and Psychology. She graduated with a 4.0 GPA.
Alice began teaching tennis at The University of Alabama as a lead coach for their summer camps. She went on to coach at The John McEnroe Tennis Academy in Long Island, New York. She worked as the tennis coordinator and tournament director at John McEnroe Tennis Academy.
Alice now teaches tennis at Elysium Tennis in Plain City, Ohio. Her off court interests include hiking, biking, and watching tv.