At Tennis-Prime, our goal is to provide your child with an enriching Tennis experience.
Our camp program fosters a passion for tennis, catering to all ages and skill levels. With exceptional facilities, dedicated staff, and a carefully curated curriculum, we ensure an unforgettable experience.
We're devoted to inspiring and empowering individuals on and off the court. Through inclusive training programs, we cultivate tennis skills, character, and connections, instilling values of integrity, sportsmanship, and resilience.
PHILOSOPHY AND STAFF
Tennis-Prime Academy believes in holistic tennis training, addressing mental, emotional, and spiritual growth. Led by Ivan Krcelic, our experienced team offers comprehensive coaching certified by the PTR, serving proudly for eight years.
WHAT SETS US APART
We pride ourselves on setting a higher standard for tennis instruction and creating an environment where kids can learn and have fun simultaneously. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our values and ethics, which guide everything we do.
High Standards: Our camp stands out for its unwavering commitment to excellence in every aspect of our program.
Focus on Learning and Fun: Kids come to Tennis-Prime with one goal in mind: to learn and have fun. We ensure that every session is filled with both enjoyment and educational opportunities.
International Staff: Our team comprises professional tennis coaches and former Division One college players, all certified by PTR (Professional Tennis Registry). Their expertise and passion for the sport enrich every camper's experience.
Comprehensive Tennis Training: We are a full tennis camp, dedicating our focus solely to tennis improvements and skill development. Whether your child is a beginner or an advanced player, our program is designed to elevate their game.
Feedback to Parents: Our coaches not only interact with the campers also with the parents, they will provide personalized feedback and close attention to camper's progress, ensuring that every player receives the guidance they need to succeed.
Director's Involvement: Our director, Ivan Krcelic, is deeply involved in every aspect of the camp. From coaching to supervision, Ivan is dedicated to ensuring a safe, positive, and enriching experience for all campers, 24/7.
Partnering with Fort Lee Racquet Indoor Club, our exclusive venue boasts AC/Heat-equipped courts and indoor amenities. With 24/7 surveillance and a designated parent area, we prioritize safety and convenience.
HEALTH AND SAFETY
Our coaches hold CPR and First Aid certifications, strictly following health protocols. Water stations ensure hydration, while professional catering offers balanced nutrition
CATERED LUNCH DAILY AND COMPLIMENTARY SNACKS
Add lunch options through our website at special prices. Enjoy a varied menu, including chicken, salads, sandwiches, and fruit desserts. Nut-aware facility.
Ride comfortably with air-conditioned transport from Hoboken. Track in real-time via LIFE 360. Limited to 15 people, so book early! Expect a 35 to 45-minute drive along the River Rd route.
Full-Week Campers Activities:
Conditioning and Footwork Bootcamp Training every morning
Art & Craft sessions for younger players during breaks
Chess & Connect four competitions during lunch breaks
Complimentary fruits & snacks provided (limited availability)
Grand Slam Fridays: Games for all skill levels
End-of-week Award Ceremony and Best Player of the Week gifts
Located in Fort Lee Racquet Club
532 North Avenue, Fort Lee New Jersey.
Camp days --
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Week By Week
Week 1 June 24-28
Week 2 July 1-3 (July 1 - short week)
Week 3 July 8-12
Week 4 July 15-19
Week 5 July 22-26
Week 6 July 29-August 2
Week 7 August 5-9
Week 8 August 12-16
Week 9 August 19-23
This year, we will not be hosting Week 10 of our program due to the resurfacing of the courts at Fort Lee Racquet Club.
Tennis Groups Divides by skill and level / no by age
8:45 am - 9:05 am
Camp Day Check-in + Welcome Speech & Orientation level
9:05 am - 9:55 am
Warm-up - fitness/coordination skills
10 am - 11:30 am
Tennis Instruction: Drills + footwork (10 min snack time)
Tennis Games or Serves
12 pm –1 pm
Lunch & Free time: Half Day Ends at noon
1 pm - 2:30 pm
Warm-up Games & Tennis Instruction: Drills
1 pm - 2:30 pm
Warm-up Games & Tennis Instruction: Drills (10 min snack time)
2:40 pm - 3:45 pm
Tennis Games + Competitions
3:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Clean-Up: End of Day Camp / Stretching
- Our activities' intensity level is customized according to the children's energy and performance throughout the week, similar to how we adapt the pace of games.
- If requested and suitable based on skill level, friends or siblings can be grouped.
Rates & Schedule
- Our team consists of PTR and CPR certified professionals with over ten years of experience.
- We offer a multi-level teaching curriculum that follows Tennis Prime's progressive methodology.
- Every Friday, we host an awards ceremony to celebrate our campers' achievements.
- Optional early drop-off and late pick-up services are available for added convenience.
- Choose from weekly or daily packages to suit your schedule and needs.
So glad I found Tennis Prime! The coches are great and the facility is perfect. It’s very organized and well run. My 6yr old is one happy camper :)
- Cecille Ocasio
Best camp ever!!! Staff is very accommodating, kids hAve a great time learning the sport! Highly recommended!
- Shaina Att
My daughter was initiallly registered for half days for one week. Mid way through the first week, she asked for full days and for at least another week. She had quite the workout and learned a lot. More importantly, she enjoyed the sport very much. We will definitely be coming back.