We believe sports change lives

Teach, Grow and Achieve with TGA Premier Tennis

Tennis promotes fitness

All programs include physical activity and muscle development

Tennis is educational

Many lessons use math and science including scoring, distance and shot making

Tennis builds life skills

Our programs promote respect, honesty, perseverance and sportsmanship

Tennis is a life-long sport

Play with family, friends, colleagues and clients

Swing, volley, and serve!

Discover how fun and exciting tennis can be with TGA

TGA Blog


April 18, 2019

The red clay tennis courts at Roland-Garros Stadium make the French Open one of the most recognizable events in sports. Being the only one of the four Grand Slam events to use clay courts makes it a fan-favorite for players and spectators alike. The second of four annual Grand Slam events, this year’s French Open […]

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April 17, 2019

The tennis backhand technique is one that youth players often shy away from practicing. That’s why our TGA programs focus on developing this shot just as much as the others to make sure students are not only learning it, but also the correct way to execute it. We start all of our students with a […]

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March 24, 2019

Coming soon! Keep an eye out for our updated student handbooks. Tennis has a rich history that today’s players have become very much a part of. From the French Monks playing handball over a rope in the 1000s to Serena Williams becoming the all-time women’s singles Grand Slam winner in the Open Era, TGA has you […]

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March 17, 2019

Our action-packed camps feature three core sections that are backed by research and psychology to provide an experience that is second to none! TEACH SECTION: Includes dynamic warm-up activities and station-based instruction that incorporates games and drills to keep campers engaged and having fun while they build strong foundational skills. We get our campers moving […]

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February 27, 2019

Sports can often provide great role models for young, aspiring athletes. March is Women’s History Month and at TGA of WV, we want to celebrate some of the amazing accomplishments female athletes have made and the new opportunities they’ve created by breaking down equality barriers for women in sports. Known as the female Jackie Robinson, Althea […]

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February 24, 2019

The BNP Paribas Open is held annually in March in Indian Wells, California. It’s known for being the best-attended tennis tournament outside the four Grand Slam tournaments and has the second-largest permanent tennis stadium in the world behind only Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. This has led to the event being named the unoffical […]

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February 19, 2019

The forehand is the most frequent stroke used in tennis and essential in learning to play the game. It’s one of two basic groundstrokes, the backhand being the other, that are necessary to start a rally. Players must use their dominant hand for a forehand swing and keep that hand on the bottom of the racquet. […]

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January 21, 2019

The serve in tennis can have the biggest impact on a point, but can also be the most challenging shot to execute. Through the guidance of our coaches, we take students through multiple stages of learning how to serve and provide modifications based on physical abilities of younger students to better help them grow as […]

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December 23, 2018

A volley in tennis is a unique shot that every tennis player should have in his or her skill set. Volleys require the player to hit the ball before it bounces on the court. That means a player has to anticipate his or her opponents shot and get into an advantageous position. Similar to forehands […]

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December 20, 2018

Tennis fans never have to wait too long for another gift after the holiday season. The Australian Open takes place annually in January, kicking off the new year with the first of four Grand Slam tournaments. Melbourne, Australia serves as the host site for an event that set an attendance record last year for a […]

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