Other resources for juniors and their parents:

Tennis is a life-long sport that teaches valuable lessons in honesty and hard work. As a parent you have a great influence over your child's attitude toward the game. We encourage you to support your child as they grow in their abilities. With a good supportive foundation, your child is sure to succeed.


Download and review the the tennis pathway to start your child on the path to success. Also take time to review the USTA parents' getting started, talent development and progressive development guides. They outline questions you can ask yourself as a tennis parent.


Tennis Pathway (pdf)

Getting Started (pdf)

10andUnder Tennis

Talent Development (pdf)

Progressive Development of High Performance Player (pdf)

Ohio Valley Tennis Association: OVTA

Midwest Junior Tennis USTA

For additional information on becoming a perfect tennis parent, visit a review of the book, The Perfect Tennis Parent.