Suffolk County Tennis & Education Foundation

Sponsors tennis progams and events
throughout Suffolk County, NY

Fax/ Phone: 631-590-5019*


Suffolk County Tennis & Education Foundation

Suffolk County Tennis & Education Foundation welcomes you to the fun and exciting lifetime sport of tennis.

  • SCTEF recommends attending tennis classes using the latest QuickStart Tennis for Adults tools to start playing tennis the fast and fun way.
  • Classes run April through at designated outdoor tennis court locations starting in 2020.

Click here to email SCTEF.

Phone: 631-590-5019*
*Voice mail system. Message left will be returned within 12 hrs.

Adult Tennis Instruction:

Tennis instructions for Adult (21+) beginners and advanced beginners.

  • Instant Tennis learning progressions to develop racquet and rally skills.
  • QuickStart tennis balls on 1/2 to full size courts.
  • Singles and doubles basics.
  • Group instruction. Class sizes from 6 to 12 players per class.
  • Tennis skills games and match play.
  • Meet other adults from the community.

2020 LearnTennis Adult Group Instruction and Play

Adult Classes: Starting September 15, 2020

Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Location: SCJTL Training Center|Commack*

*The SCJTL Training Center in Commack is an outdoor facility with 4 lighted hardcourt tennis courts.
The tennis courts are located on the grounds of the Suffolk Y JCC Community Center.
It is a private field only SCJTL has access to. No other outside activities will take place during the program


Day: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Dates: Sept. 15, 17, 22, 24, 29(cxld, mu> 10/13), Oct. 1, 6, 8





Instruction by SCJTL staff coaches.

Fee: $210
SCJTL Members*: $190

*SCJTL Members who have registered their kids for current and past SCJTL programs and lessons qualify.

Players will need to provide:

  • Players will need to provide the following personal equipment:
    • To avoid accidental sharing, Players are required to have their full name clearly written on every item brought.
    • Tennis racquet: 27” (full size)
    • Clothing
      • Shirts, shorts, sneakers (no sandals or flip flops)
    • Personal safety pack:
      • Gloves
        • 1 pair
        • Light weight
        • Recommended but not required by adults.
      • Face covering
        • Face mask, gaiters.
          Player will not play with mask over their faces. Instead they may be asked to wear them around their neck and instructed to cover up when they get close (within 7 feet) to ATC/SCJTL Staff and other players.
    • Personal
      • Water, sunscreen and anything personally required.
      • Players may bring their own sanitizer.
        Supply will be readily available and used directly on hand and on gloves, during check-in, check-out, and throughout the session.
    • Tennis bag, drawstring or regular backpack, with full name clearly written for easy identification.
    • As a service, supplies may be available in limited quantities for purchase at a modest price, online and at the site. Payments may be made online during registration or at site for exact amount (no change will be available or transacted).


Registration for this program is closed.

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