In the first few sessions of the course time will be devoted to equipment selection
and use, court dimensions, court etiquette, safety precautions and the rules that
govern play. Group lectures will be on different grips, court position, basic
strokes and shots, service and basic strategy. Students will be paired according
to skill level and will participate in drills to develop fundamental skills. Individual
instruction will be geared to the students' skill level. Competitive opportunities
will be available during the latter part of the course. There is a $10 fee for
protective eye guards.