Instruction & Programs

Tennis. Tradition. Today.

Since our founding in 1906, historic Berkeley Tennis Club has provided its members with a world class tennis experience and instruction. Berkeley Tennis Club is one of America's most distinguished tennis clubs. Members have included Wimbledon champions, world number-ones, NCAA All - Americans and winners of hundreds of USTA senior gold balls.

Berkeley Tennis Club offers many instructional options and programming to its members and non-members of all ages. Whether it is USPTA lessons, USTA Leagues, Adult and Junior development programming and clinics, or the many social offerings. Berkeley Tennis Club has a tennis opportunity for everyone. Led by our world class Director of Tennis Morten Christensen, our experienced professionals are available for personal or group instruction. Contact us today for more information at 510-841-1380!

Weekly Tennis Clinics

All clinics are open to members and non-members alike. Sign ups are in the office.

Tuesdays 7 - 8 A.M.
Levels: 3.0+

Mondays 9 - 10 A.M.
High energy tennis fitness class that provides a great aerobic workout!
All Levels

Tuesdays 9 - 10:30 A.M.
Thursdays 11 - 12:30 P.M.
Specific, in depth clinics with a focus on groundstrokes, serve/volley and footwork techniques.
Levels: 4.5 - 5.5

Wednesdays 6 - 7 P.M.
For all members who have been playing 10+ years! Get some tips to help your individual strokes get even better.
Levels: 3.5 - 4.5

Just For Women
Fridays 10 - 11:30 A.M.
Start with 60 minutes of stroke technique and doubles instruction. Then, test your skills with 30 minutes of play!
Levels: 2.5-3.5

Women's Doubles Workshop
Fridays 1 - 2:30 P.M.
Work on your doubles techniques with this new workshop!
Levels: 3.0 - 4.5

Ready 2 Start
Saturdays 8 - 9 A.M.
Tuesdays 7:30 - 8:30 A.M.
Clinic for our members who have one to three years of experience! Learn all the shots and how to get your game going!

Junior Programs

Berkeley Tennis Club takes its Junior members earnestly. Our Director of Tennis, Morten Christensen, is driving the junior development behind the Club’s stated intent to keep the program energetic and growing. Tennis development for youngsters from the age of 5 to 18 (members and non-members) are offered year-round. Check the Junior Programs tab for more information regarding instruction and summer tennis programs.

Semi Private & Private Lessons Offerings

The Club offers private and semi-private lessons as well as group programs for juniors of all ages and abilities.

Private lessons are available year-round through our professional tennis staff.

To inquire about lessons email our Director of Tennis Morten Christensen at or call 510-841-1380.