Grand Slam Tennis Camp at Landon Summer
Held each summer at Landon School - 6101 Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Maryland
Students in the tennis camp should bring their own tennis racquet and be dressed in appropriate tennis attire and footwear. Students in the mini-camp will be provided with a scaled-down racquet. The Grand Slam Tennis at Landon Summer Program is held on Landon's thirteen tennis court facility located in the center of the campus. Participants should use the Wilson Lane entrance for the school (6101 Wilson Lane, Bethesda, Maryland). Camp is held rain or shine. Planned indoor activities are held until courts are dry.
About the Director
For over thirty years Shubrick Kothe has been a teaching professional to students of all ages and abilities. He is a member of the Wilson Advisory Staff, the United States Professional Tennis Association and the APTA and USTA.
The Grand Slam Tennis Program provides a positive, enthusiastic atmosphere for boys and girls, ages 7-17. Students learn the fundamentals of tennis: basic strokes, singles and doubles strategy, rules of the game, and court etiquette. Campers are grouped by age and ability and their development is carefully observed by our professional staff.
Mini Tennis - Ages 3-7
The Grand Slam Mini-Camp is the best program of its kind around! It is open to younger children, ages 3 to 7. Campers have fun while developing hand-eye coordination, socialization skills and an appreciation of tennis. Program Director Shubrick Kothe developed the first mini-tennis program in the Washington area.
Tournament Training Program
This program is offered for students interested in playing in local tournaments or trying out for their local school teams. From 3:30 - 4:30 Tuesday and Thursday match play is arranged and critiqued by our professional staff. Students must be approved by the Program Director to participate. This program is free of charge to those currently enrolled. Private lessons can be arranged by request.