Refund Policy

Players who have registered for Try Tennis or Try Play and are not able to participate may request a voucher to attend a program at a later date or be issued a refund. To do so, they must notify at least one week before the program begins.

NC State Wellness and Recreation Center

2611 Cates Avenue, Raleigh

Tuesday's 6:00 - 7:00 pm

March 17 - April 21, 2020

* This session will be taught by the NCSU Tennis on Campus Club.

* They will be hosting a junior session simultaneously on adjacent courts.

Try Tennis is an instructional tennis program for beginners. The class is designed for adults who have never played tennis or those returning to tennis after an absence.

Once on the court, a tennis coach will work with you to learn enough basic skills to play a beginner match. Your $40 registration fee includes: 6 hours of tennis instruction, a tennis racquet and a TryTennis t-shirt. Get ready to go from “Couch to Court in six weeks”. 

All sessions taught in English.  Questions? Email

Our 2019 Try League has ended, but some of our players are continuing to play for fun on Thursday nights at Meredith College when the weather allows. Email to be added to the player list.

Try Play is a learn-by-doing class that teaches beginning adult players how to play a match. Try Play focuses less on technique and more on positioning, strategy and scoring. This class is perfect for players who have taken Try Tennis or those returning to tennis after an extended period.

Our 2019 Try Tennis sessions have come to a close. We will be updating this page frequently as we schedule our 2020 sessions.

Try League

If you'd like to give a friend or family member the gift of tennis this holiday season, reach out to She'll be happy to assist you in finding lessons, coaches or local tennis  vendors.

Knightdale Tennis Academy at Harper Park
209 Main Street, Knightdale

  • 8 weeks of classes from December 8 - February 8 (skip December 23rd - January 2nd)
  • Saturdays, 2:00 - 3:00 pm