In association with Glebe Neighborhood Activities Group St. James offers a number of different weekly tennis and sports camps for all ages. This year, groups will be 8 kids maximum to ensure safety and physical distancing.
By Phone: 613-233-8713
In Person: Glebe Community Centre, 175 Third Avenue, Ottawa, ON
2021 Camp Offerings
Mini Tennis & GNAG Adventure (entering JK - Grade 1)
Mini Tennis & GNAG Adventures is the perfect option for campers interested in a full day of action! Our instructors use mini sized equip- ment to focus on teaching basic skills, coordination, teamwork, and fair play, and we emphasize fun and safety in all our programming. Each day will include a tennis lesson from qualified St. James Tennis staff. While we focus on athletic games and activities, we also take plenty of breaks for water, snacks, story time, co-op games, and crafts. After Tennis, GNAG Adventures will fill your afternoon with fun and excitement! Each week will include one outing using a school bus and other outings to local parks, splash pads and/or wading pools. Drop- off at St James Tennis Club, pick-up at GCC. Children must be a minimum of 4 years by the start of camp.
Teen Tennis Half Day Am or PM (entering Grade 6 – 9)
Join us at our Teen Tennis Camp, where St. James staff will help take your game to the next level through cooperative drills and point play. Campers will be taught fundamentals, sportsmanship, and fair play in a fun game based approach and will have the opportunity to play at least two hours of tennis everyday. The week will end with a tournament where campers can put their learned skills to the test.
Drop off and Pick up are at St. James Tennis Club. Tennis is played at Chamberlain Tennis Courts
Progressive Tennis Half Day AM only (Age 7-10)
Join us at our Progressive Tennis Camp, where St. James staff will help take your game to the next level. Campers will be taught using Tennis Canada’s Progressive Tennis Approach, which incorporates specialized equipment tailored to size and skill of each camper. The Progressive model, geared towards all ability levels, ensures effective skill development in a game-based approach, while promoting good sportsmanship and fair play. This Progressive Camp will have you hitting more balls and having more fun than ever!