Almaden Valley Athletic Club®

Tennis Lessons

AVAC® welcomes all tennis players to our courts. Whether just beginning your experience with this noble sport – or a seasoned enthusiast – our staff of pros including Ken DeHart, Director of Player Development and US Professional Tennis Association (USPTA) Master Professional (one of only ten in the world!) is here to offer outstanding service!

Where do I Start?


Register | AVAC® Tennis Office or Call 408.445.4915
What Should I Bring? | We have loaner tennis racquets to help you get started or get back in the game.


Have kids that want to learn to play the game, improve their game or get friends into tennis? Register for one of AVAC's Junior Clinics with an 8-pack of flexible lesson times and training by PTR Certified Professionals. Check out the Juniors page for other details on how to get started. You may also contact the Tennis Office at 408.445.4915 for more information about programs for all ages and skill levels. 

Please visit the Pro’s links below, then choose your program. Contact the pro you would like to take the lesson with directly, or call the tennis office for suggestions and assistance. We look forward to seeing you on the AVAC® courts! If you are not an AVAC® Tennis Member, we suggest you join us to take advantage of attractive AVAC® Member Rates.

Ken DeHart, Director of Player Development, PTR, USPTA Master Professional

Al Juodikis, Jr. Tennis Director, Associate Pro

David Crain, Associate Jr. Tennis Coordinator, Associate Pro

Debby Kantorik, Associate Pro

Maria Hurt, Associate Pro