Tennis

Two tennis courts are available for play from early spring until the snow falls in late autumn. Tennis clinics and private lessons are available. A local certified Tennis Pro provides training for individuals of all ages and skills.

A pickleball court has been lined on one of the tennis courts for those individuals who prefer a slightly different kind of racquet sport. This sport is a true intergenerational sport that can be enjoyed by folks of all ages.

There are ample individuals who play both tennis and pickle ball and are eager to have a good match.

Scott Taylor Tennis Academy at Wiltwcyk, 2020

Scott Taylor is excited to be offering his professional tennis services to assist people at Wiltwyck to become better tennis players. Not only has he achieved the “Pro” certification level with the Professional Tennis Registry, he has a proven track record as a tennis coach. He has coached the New Paltz High School varsity boys’ team to league championships for the past five years in a row; in addition, for the past three years in a row, he has coached the varsity girls’ tennis team to league championships.  He knows how to teach tennis and get results. 

At Wiltwyck, Scott will provide lessons and clinics to assist the high-level tennis player as well as someone just beginning to learn the sport of tennis. In addition, Scott is trained and adept at working with young children by providing age-appropriate balls, racquets, activities, and games.

High School Clinics

Scott will offer three and five hour clinics based on the Spanish Methods of producing champions.  He ensures a small pro-to-student ratio and only will have 2-3 people in the clinic to maximize personal contact and lots of repetition of skill formation.  These clinics fill up fast so contact Scott for costs and information on the dates for the clinics. 

Kids Tennis

Scott has numerous weeks that he is providing group lessons for children.  He is adept at working with young children, using methods that make tennis fun and active, providing different tennis balls and nets depending on the skill level so that your child can be successful.  To ensure personalization and a good teaching environment, there are a maximum of four children in a clinic.  Contact Scott for costs and information on the dates for the clinics.

Adult Tennis

Scott offers many options for adults at Wiltwyck.  You can go to clinics that are 2 ½ hours long and instruct you in the Spanish Methods of tennis instruction or take privates lessons.  If you are new to tennis or a beginner, you can do the Tennis 1-2-3 program and for a reduced rate take three private lessons to get you going the right way (a savings of $65 over normal rates).  In May and June, Scott offers the GET GOING tennis campaign.  Take a lesson in May or June and get a second lesson for free.  But both lessons must be completed in by the end of June. Contact Scott for costs and information on all the adult programs and dates for the clinics.

Adult tennis league

Scott would like to connect tennis players at Wiltwyck and schedule times to play with one another as well as compete against other clubs in the nearby area. Contact him if you would be interested in this.

Rates

Private 1-hour lesson $65

Semi-private lesson $90 or $45 ea.

Discounts for Wiltwyck members: $10 off private lessons, $15 off semi-private lessons, and 15% off clinics for Wiltwyck members.

To schedule a lesson or sign up for a clinic, contact Scott at scotttaylortennis@gmail.com. Call or text him at 845-750-8542.