Dr. Al Will Be Missed By Many

Dr. Al Michelbach died unexpectedly, Wednesday, November 22, 2017.

Dr. Al was not just a tennis player, he was a true tennis enthusiast! He was generous and kind, on and off the court.Everyone loved to play doubles with Dr. Al! He was crafty and skilled at the sport. He could really place the tennis ball. Dr. Al always had a smile on his face. We will miss his positive energy. Dr. Al was a strong supporter of the Tennis Center and the Steamboat Tennis Association.

 

Dr. Al was a founding donor of the Steamboat Tennis and Pickleball Endowment Fund.

Dr. Al’s Obituary

Open Development Camp with Rocky Mountain Tennis Center Players and Coaches

On Dec. 1-3, the Tennis Center hosted as Open Development Camp for Orange, Green and Yellow ball players. Coach Kendall Chitambar and players from the Rocky Mountain Tennis Center in Boulder were part of the 30 participants. Although the players didn’t ski, due to our lack of snow, everyone had fun and the competition was good!

Court Fairies Back in Action On and Off the Court

Court Fairies have organized a Food Drive to help Lift-Up Families for the Thanksgiving Holidays. Please bring your non-perishable foods to the Tennis Center.

See below a list of acceptable foods, or visit http://liftuprc.org/how-to-help/.

Girls 4th-8th grade are welcome to come to our all girls club that meets Sunday night from 5pm to 7pm.  Girls are able to bond over dinner and get plenty of time on the tennis court to play a variety of games.  Thanks to the Steamboat Tennis Association (STA) we are able to keep the cost low.  For six sessions with dinner and two hours of court play, the cost is only $90 or $20 per drop in.  Court Fairies first meeting is this Sunday, October 1st (ending November 5th).  Come and join the fun by signing up at the front desk today.  Email Kristyn@steamboat10s.com regarding any questions you might have.

YOUTH PICKLEBALL PROGRAM

Saturdays 11 AM – 12:30 PM starting September 9 – November 4

$120 per participant – register by calling 970-879-8400 or come by the Tennis Center.

The eight-week youth pickleball program is open to athletes from 8 to 14 years old. Incorporating drills, practice games and competitive play the program provides a comprehensive introduction to the sport. In addition to learning the value of teamwork and good sportsmanship, athletes will engage in speed and agility training and basic conditioning.

New Weekly Pickleball Drills

Sean Pummill will be teaching our new Pickleball Drills on Wednesdays!

8:30-10 am for Never Ever and Beginner Players.

10-11:30 am for Adv. Beginners and Intermediate Players.

Please call 970-879-8400 or come by the front desk to register. We need at least 2 registered to hold the drill and if there are only 2, the drill will be one hour instead of 1 1/2 hours. Cost is $20 per person.

 

Body Helix Compression Wraps and Sleeves Help Keep You On the Courts!

We are excited to announce that we are carrying Body Helix compression wraps and sleeves in our pro shop.  A professional tennis player and a physician developed the line of Body Helix arm, knee, leg and back wraps with tennis players in mind.  The compression sleeves stretch up to 330%, which is more than any other compression product on the market. This level of stretch is critical – you can rest assured that it WON’T impact your strokes or your movement on the court. November Special: 10% off entire selection of compression wraps. Enter STEAMBOAT at checkout. Special expires November 30, 2016. If you are dealing with an injury or pain and still want to stay in the game, check out BodyHelix.com to learn more.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact us and we will find the right Helix for you!

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ROGY Mountain Tennis for Youth Fall/Winter Program

The past Junior Tennis Academy will now be referred to as ROGY Mountain Tennis to celebrate our Red, Orange, Green and Yellow players! Please see below the flyers and registration form for children 5-18. Sign up early and make sure you have a place in this fun and interesting way to learn the sport of a lifetime!

ROGY RED Flyer 2016-2017      ROGY OrangeGreenYellow Flyer 2016-2017      ROGY Registration Form 2016-2017