Tennis

To become a member of the Roseland Park Country Club for the 2020 tennis and pickleball season, please contact Ken McCutcheon at membership@roselandclub.org

Although the season looks a little different this year due to Covid-19, we are thrilled to see so many new members join the courts for both tennis and pickleball.

See below for weekly drop-in tennis and pickleball times.

Club championships tentatively scheduled for: Tennis Sept. 11-14th and Pickleball Sept. 20th

The Tennis Committee would love to hear from you! Please email tennis@roselandclub.org to share your feedback, questions or ideas.

Tennis and Pickleball Programs and Events

TENNIS

Ladies Drop-In

Tuesday mornings 9-11am

Mixed Doubles Drop-In

Friday mornings 9-11am and Saturday mornings 8:30-10am

Men’s Drop-In

Thursday evenings 8-11pm

PICKLEBALL

Come out and try the fastest growing racquet sport in Canada. Pickleball! A cross between tennis, badminton, and table tennis, pickleball is played with a paddle and wiffle ball on a court roughly half the size of a tennis court. It’s fun and easy to learn. The game is designed for two, three, or four players. Roseland has 2 courts with pickleball lines. We have Mixed Round Robins on Tuesday 7-9:00pm (player level 2.5+), Thursday 9-10:30am (all levels) and Sunday 9:30-11:30am (all levels). Please join us.

JR. PROGRAM

Junior After-School Program

A great opportunity for our young members to learn and improve their tennis skills and encourage their use of the courts through the summer.

**Due to Covid-19, we will not be offering programming this season.**

Junior Round Robin

Junior round robin is open to all ages who can serve, rally and play.

**Due to Covid-19, we will not be offering this program this season.**

Junior Summer Camps

Summer Junior Tennis Camps include tennis lessons, games, prizes, refreshments and loads of fun with qualified instructors.

Paula runs camps in July and August, Monday to Wednesday, 9-noon, with rain dates on Thursday and Friday if needed. (Limited to 12 participants per session)

**Due to Covid-19, we will not be offering camps this season.**

LESSONS

The Roseland Club’s resident Tennis Pro offers all age lessons, clinics and children’s summer programs to help players improve their skills. To register for lessons, email Paula Sousa at clubpro@roselandclub.org. *Lessons and clinics are available to members only*.

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Paula Sousa

CLUB PRO

Paula Sousa is Roseland’s Tennis Pro and has accumulated over 22 years of expertise in teaching tennis to juniors and adults of all ages.  Ranked as Number 7 in Ontario by the Ontario Tennis Association (OTA) and certified as a Level 2 Club Pro and Level 2 National Coach, Paula is dedicated to offering tailored programs to meet your needs and tennis goals.

Paula can assist you in further developing your skills in private or group lessons.  She is also a certified wheelchair tennis instructor and is enthusiastic to aid any and all clients in learning to enjoy the sport.

Paula has been honing her mastery of tennis since the age of 25 and holds a firm belief that you can start learning, playing and enjoying tennis at any age.  Paula is recognized as a Champion in the Women’s 2019 Eastern Canadian Nationals in Doubles, as well a Finalist in the Women’s 2019 Eastern Canadian Nationals in Singles in her age bracket.  Throughout the year, Paula is committed to enrolling in courses to sharpen her abilities as well as ensure that she can provide the very best to all of her clientele.

Should you have any suggestions or questions about our upcoming season please get in touch. We’ve got a great time ahead on our Roseland courts with good friends old and new.

See you soon!
Paula