Menlo Park Tennis

Menlo Park Tennis

Jim Heebner Tennis


Jim Heebner’s Tennis Programs offer a variety of classes for children, beginning to tournament levels. Jim has been teaching tennis in Menlo Park for over 20 years and is a USPTA Certified Tennis Professional. He was nationally a top junior and ranked #16 in Men’s Open N.C.T.A. “I’m big on fundamentals, practicing with a purpose, a good workout and keeping it fun.” If the weather is questionable, call Jim 650-814-6734 one hour prior to the class start time. Weekends may be used for make-ups. Tennis shoes and racket are required. (No classes: 11/10, 11/11, 11/22- 11/25)
Racket Sizing Guide: 5 & 6 Years: 21” – 22”, 7-9 Years: 23”- 25”, 10-14 Years: 25”-27”

All Classes are located at Nealon Park
Instructor: Jim Heebner
Please note: If you’re not sure about the level, please give Jim a call at 650-814-6734.


Hot Shot Tennis (Ages 5-6.9)


Hot Shot Tennis is a fun introduction to the great game of tennis. Hot Shot Tennis is played on a smaller court, using soft tennis balls and it’s just easier. Also, classes will be a combination of basic fundamentals, drills and fun games. Jim keeps the class moving and Hot Shot Tennis has been a big hit with the kids!

Instructor: J. Heebner Thursdays  / J. Heebner’s Staff Mondays

Location: Nealon Park

Mon, 3:45-4:30 p.m. 9/11–10/23 $214/$288 Register
Mon, 3:45-4:30 p.m. 11/6–12/11 $184/$247 Register
Thurs, 3:00-3:45 p.m. 9/7–10/19 $214/$288 Register
Thurs, 3:00-3:45 p.m. 11/2–12/14 $184/$247 Register

Kids Tennis 1 (Ages 7-10.9)


Classes will be a combination of basic fundamentals, drills and fun games. Also, learning the rules, trying to rally and serve from the area between the service line and baseline.

Instructor: J. Heebner Tuesdays  / J. Heebner’s Staff Mondays & Saturdays

Location: Nealon Park

Mon, 4:30–5:30 PM 9/11–10/23 $249/$335 Register
Mon, 4:30–5:30 PM 11/6–12/11 $214/$288 Register
Tues, 5:00–6:00 PM 9/5–10/17 $249/$335 Register
Tues, 5:00–6:00 PM 11/7–12/12 $2414/$288 Register
Sat, 3:00–4:00 PM 9/9–10/14 $214/$288 Register
Sat, 3:00–4:00 PM 10/28–12/9 $179/$240 Register

Kids Tennis 2 (Ages 7-10.9)


Kids Tennis 2 is for players who can play a game. Pretty good fundamentals, fairly consistent with groudstrokes between the service line and baseline and can serve ok. Please note: If you’re not sure about the level please give Jim a call at 650-814-6734.

Instructor: Jim Heebner, Location: Nealon Park

Tues & Thurs, 3:45–5:00 PM 9/5–10/19 $524/$706 Register
Tues & Thurs, 3:45–5:00 PM 11/2–12/14 $484/$652 Register

Jim Heebner Tennis 1 (Ages 10-14.9)


Classes will be a combination of fundamentals, drills and playing the game. Goal: being able to serve and rally from the baseline. Also, you’ll learn the rules and etiquette of tennis in this class.

Instructor: J. Heebner Wednesdays  / J. Heebner’s Staff Saturdays         

Location: Nealon Park

Wed, 5:45–7:00 PM  9/6–10/18 $284/$378 Register
Wed, 5:45–7:00 PM 11/1–12/13 $244/$328 Register
Sat, 4:00–5:00 PM  9/9–10/14 $214/$288 Register
Sat, 4:00–5:00 PM 10/28–12/9 $179/$240 Register

Jim Heebner Tennis 2 (Ages 10-14.9)


Jim Heebner Tennis 2 is for players who have good fundamentals, are fairly consistent with topspin groundstrokes from the baseline and can hit a spin serve. They should also be able to rally 10 balls in a row hitting groundstrokes from the baseline. This is a high energy and fun workout for enthusiastic tennis players!

Instructor: Jim Heebner, Location: Nealon Park

Thurs, 5:15–6:45 PM 9/7–10/19 $319/$429 Register
Thurs, 5:15–6:45 PM 11/2–12/14 $274/$369 Register