WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED ?
Shippan Racquet Club – 45 Harbor Drive, Stamford, CT 06902
ARE THERE MEMBERSHIP FEES?
There are no membership fees for the indoor tennis season.
WHEN ARE YOU CLOSED?
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day
IS THERE PARKING AVAILABLE?
Yes, free parking is conveniently located at Shippan Racquet Club.
WHO ARE THE TENNIS PROFESSIONALS AT SHIPPAN RACQUET CLUB?
Learn all about the tennis professional staff at Shippan Racquet Club here.
HOW DO YOU SELECT YOUR TENNIS PROFESSIONALS?
Our tennis professionals are chosen based on their past playing and work experience, their interpersonal skills, their ability to convey technical and strategic instruction, and their ability to motivate and develop players to their maximum potential.
WHAT TYPES OF PROGRAMS DO YOU OFFER?
Shippan Racquet Club offers a variety of programs for adults and juniors of all ages and levels.
Our junior programming features the USTA 10 and Under Tennis play format.
WHAT LEVELS ARE AVAILABLE FOR EACH CLINIC?
Shippan Racquet Club offers clinics for all levels from beginners to tournament level players.
DO YOU HAVE 10 AND UNDER TENNIS?
Yes, Shippan Racquet Club uses the age appropriate balls, equipment, and courts based on the standards set by the USTA and ITF.
WHAT IS THE PLAYER TO PROFESSIONAL RATIO?
Adult clinics typically have a 4:1 player to professional ratio. Junior clinics typically have either a 5:1 or 6:1 player to professional ratio. Clinics will never have more than six players.
ARE THERE MAKE-UPS FOR MISSED CLASSES?
We allow four make-ups per session for Tournament Training groups. For all other programs, there are no make-ups for missed classes.
DO YOU OFFER SUMMER CAMP?
We do offer summer camp! Learn more here.
DO YOU OFFER USTA LEAGUE PLAY FOR ADULTS AND JUNIORS?
USTA League Tennis and USTA Junior Team Tennis are offered at Shippan Racquet Club. Please contact us to find which team is best for you.
CAN YOU HELP ME FIND PEOPLE TO PLAY WITH?
Yes, our staff will be happy to help you find a group to play with. Please contact us and one of our front desk staff will assist you with your request.
WHAT ARE PAYMENT OPTIONS?
You may pay in full at the beginning of the season or you may sign up for our Autopay program.
WHAT IS AUTOPAY?
A separate agreement must be filled out and signed for Autopay. Upon registration, installments without interest will be automatically deducted from your credit card. There is a $25 set up fee per person.
WHAT CREDIT CARDS DO YOU ACCEPT?
Shippan Racquet Club accepts all major credit cards: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover.
ARE THERE DISCOUNTS FOR SIGNING UP MULTIPLE FAMILY MEMBERS?
There are no discounts for signing up multiple family members.
WHAT IS YOUR REFUND POLICY?
No make ups or credits for missed classes, lessons or season court play. This includes inclement weather and power outages.
WHAT IS YOUR INJURY POLICY?
If you are participating in a clinic or standing private lesson and become injured, you can bring in a doctor’s note stating the injury and inability to continue playing tennis. At that point, we will take you out of the clinic/lesson, and you will be credited for the amount of classes from that date going forward until the end of the season. Your spot will then become available for us to resell.
WHAT TYPE OF COURTS DO YOU HAVE?
Shippan Racquet Club has 6 US Open DecoTurf cushioned courts.
ARE THE COURTS HEATED AND AIR CONDITIONED?
Shippan Racquet Club has temperature controlled courts.
WHAT ARE THE AMENITIES OF THE CLUB?
Shippan Racquet Club features full service locker rooms, pro shop and stringing services clean and spacious viewing areas and free parking.
DO YOU PROVIDE RACQUET SERVICES?
Yes, we provide stringing and racquet services upon request.