Sports & Recreation at Dunham Woods
A day at the club provides endless opportunities for members and guests to appreciate time with family and friends in a special and unique environment. The summer months bring nonstop action with tennis tournaments for every level of player, tennis drills with our seasoned Pro, or a dip in the pool. Our younger members enjoy summer camp, tennis tourneys, swim lessons, swim meets, and more. In the winter months the action continues on our two Paddle Tennis courts.
The Club has five, meticulously maintained clay courts. There is an awning covered viewing area with new comfortable seating and a snack bar nearby. Our tennis professional and staff organize recreational and competitive events for all levels of play. There is plenty of open time for casual play with friends or join one of the drills. Our pro maintains a tennis shop stocked with tennis apparel and is also a great place to restring your racquet or purchase a new model.
Super Excellence Program: This group is designed for JV/Varsity High school and USTA tournament players. Focus will be on stroke production, match play and strategy. Our staff includes College and Varsity high school players to improve the overall match play during this group and make it very competitive. Tournament level instruction will include the key elements for the core development of competitive tennis players: technical, physical, mental, and strategic/tactical.
This program is geared towards juniors improving their rallying skills, consistency and match play. It focuses on technical skill building, physical training components and introduces strategic elements of point play. Inter-club matches are included for those players who are ready for competitive match play and to start practicing for USTA local tournaments.
Quickstart Program: (10 and under)
For the beginning or developing player aged 10 and under. This program uses USTA Quickstart format which emphasizes interactive rallying and learning while playing the game rather than standing in lines. Basic strokes are introduced and for the older players in this age range, scoring is introduced. Players learn on a scaled-down court to make the game size appropriate and easier to succeed.
Adult Tennis Programs
Ladies Travel Teams and Drills
Weekend Men’s Match Play
Tuesday/Thursday Night Mixed Drills
Adult Beginner Lessons/Stroke Clinic
Round Robin Play with Lunch
DRESS CODE: Tennis whites
The Club has two courts and an adjoining clubhouse complete with comfortable seating, large screen TVs, bar, restrooms, and all of the equipment you need to get started, whether you are a beginner or experienced player. This sport has really grown in popularity with our members and is great exercise for those of all ages. Our pro conducts both private lessons and group drills. Our courts have been recently resurfaced and new lighting has been installed for night play. The clubhouse (Corky’s) is beautifully located with great views from the back covered porch area, complete with patio furniture and an outdoor grill.
Pool & Playground
Our twenty-five yard pool is the place to relax and enjoy a cool beverage during the summer months. Our swim instructors are available for children to take lessons, or practice with the swim team. Majestic oak trees provide shaded areas and lunch on the Patio is nearby. There is also a snack bar and playground adjacent to the pool area. The Club maintains a staff at all times consisting of a pool manager, lifeguards, and instructors.
Our club maintains a special reciprocity agreement with the Geneva Golf Club located in the heart of Geneva. The nine-hole course is challenging & beautifully maintained with multiple tee boxes to accommodate every level of play. You can walk the course, use pull carts, or rent motorized carts for a fee.