The Grande Prairie Tennis Club is excited to offer lessons for the 2022 outdoor season.

We will provide a fun, active, safe and challenging environment for your child and introduce tennis in a “progressive” approach which allows early success through the use of scaled down equipment and courts.

Please see information below for lessons and the fee structure associated.

5 – 8 Year Olds

  • $60 per child includes 3 lessons that are 1 hour each in duration
  • 3:45pm – 4:45pm on Thursdays
  • May 26 / June 2, & 9

9 – 12 Year Olds (UPDATE: This group is now full/closed). 

  • $120 per child includes 6 lessons that are 1 hour each in duration
  • 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm on Mondays & Thursdays
  • May 26, & 30 / June 2, 6, 9, & 13

Lessons must be paid for in full, in advance before any session can take place.  Registration and payment for Junior Lessons can be made through our online system by clicking here.

For more information on lesson structures, fees and schedules please contact the club directly at


Sue DeSchipper
Junior Instructor/Adult Beginner

Originally from Vancouver Island, Sue DeSchipper has been a resident of Grande Prairie for 30 years.  Sue has coached boy’s soccer for 6 years, worked in the Dental field for 36 years; 17 of those in Public Health working with children. An avid tennis player, Sue has been involved with running the Grande Prairie Tennis club for 12 years and is currently the clubs Secretary and the facilitator of our major tennis tournament for the past 10 years.

Sue is certified with Tennis Canada – Level Pro 1.