Our four indoor tennis courts have a lively playing surface that is easy on the feet, ankles, and knees. They are open 7 days a week for play.
Dick has been teaching/coaching for over 40 years. He is PTR certified and has coached at the college and high school levels. He was selected as Coach of the year by peers in Hilton Head, S.C and selected by USTA New England as High School Coach of the year. Dick has coached teams to over 12 Championship Titles, including Stowe High School boys’ team to 6 State Championships with a 6 year record 99-1 won/loss record as well as winning the first Championship for Hilton Head High School at the highest level (64AAAA). Has taught at Vander Meer Tennis University, Hilton Head South Carolina, Top Notch Resort, and Stowe VT. He has also taught at Mountain View Country Club, Greensboro VT, Smugglers Notch Resort and Jeffersonville, VT. Dick is experienced teaching all levels of junior/adult tennis programs. “Teaching should consist of solid instruction and “FUN,” Dick Bashaw
Laura has been teaching at Collins Perley for the last 6 years. She has taught for a total of 17 years throughout her career, in those years she has taught at Mountain View Country Club and Collins Perley. She has been a High School coach for 15 years. She has been the Head Coach for the men’s and women’s team at Lyndon State College. She is a USPTR certified and USPTA certified. She has also been a member of USTA for 25 years.
Beginner Tennis is for children to use non-pressurized ball within a reduced court to learn and be a ssuccessful as possible within a short period of time. The children will be exposed to the same overall game of tennis but in a confined court area that allow more successful play.
Sundays with Laura:
Beginners Tennis fee is $15
Laura and Dick are also available for private lessons. If interested call Collins Perley front desk and they will get you the correct information to contact either instructor.