CHRIS LEWIT TENNIS ACADEMY

VERMONT TENNIS CLUB

Our club in Manchester, Vermont offers year-round tennis to guests visiting from around the world and to local tennis lovers.

Our club features:

  • Indoor US Open style hard courts and outdoor European style red clay courts

  • Fully equipped gym and fitness studio 

  • World-class private lessons

  • Hitting sessions

  • Free game matching

  • Group classes

  • Free loaner racquets and balls

  • Cozy clubhouse with showers

  • Official Babolat pro shop and stringing services

  • 15 acres of beautiful, wooded land with nature trails and a swimming hole.

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FEATURES AND FACILITIES

Discover the features and facilities of the Chris Lewit Tennis Academy, including indoor and outdoor courts, a fitness gym, and a pro shop, and see what our tennis club has to offer.

INDOOR TENNIS COURTS

Outdoor European style red clay courts. Clay courts help the decision making, movement, balance, acceleration, and other important areas of a player.

OUTDOOR TENNIS COURTS

US-Open style hard courts available for players to train during winter and rainy season. 

FITNESS GYM

Features TrueForm curved treadmill, elliptical machine, Olympic weights, lifting platform, Concept 2 rower, and yoga area.

WOODED TRAIL

The Red Trail - a beautiful 15-acre trail behind the red-clay courts great for walking, jogging, hiking, and biking.

RIVER

The beautiful West River. A swimming hole just a short walk from our red-clay courts. Private access only for CLTA students.

BABOLAT SHOP

New Pure Drive, Pure Strike racquets, and other professional tennis gears are available at the CLTA Babolat Pro Shop.

Train directly with Chris on the court and in small groups. Book your classes now!
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PROFESSIONAL TENNIS MANAGEMENT

INTERNSHIP AT CLTA

The USTA’s professional tennis management (PTM) program is a great addition to a four-year bachelor’s degree. Students with focus areas in hospitality, sports management and exercise science will find that the PTM program enhances their education and provides much added value to their degree. After completing the PTM program, students can pursue careers in tennis event and facility management, technology, marketing, and business. There are more opportunities to work in the tennis industry than ever before.


Professional Tennis Management Colleges

There are currently 11 professional tennis management programs in colleges nationwide.

UNDERGRADUATE
  • Tyler Junior College

  • Methodist University

  • Manhattanville College

  • Hope College

  • Ferris State University

  • University of Central Florida

  • Berry College

GRADUATE
  • Bridgewater State University

  • Ohio University

  • San Diego State University

CONTINUING EDUCATION
  • Queens College - CUNY

Professional Tennis Management Internship

The intern role will allow you to play an active role within Chris Lewit Tennis Academy Club. The role is diverse and you will be working closely with Chris Lewit and CLTA staff to develop your knowledge of tennis and your ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team. The role will provide a supplementary development opportunity to enhance your employability skills.

BENEFITS
  • Gain experience relating to the practical skills and knowledge of providing tennis support to a range of abilities from junior to performance athletes.

  • Expert advice and mentoring to develop your understanding of tennis

  • Reflective practice

  • Gain transferable skills to enhance your employability

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Being part of a mentoring program and working with a team of interns, actively engaging in tennis events, coaching workshops and group meetings.

  • Shadowing and supporting the coaching staff in session preparation and delivery

  • A commitment of shadowing and supporting coaching staff during tennis sessions

  • Completion of a reflective log to continually reflect and evaluate on progress and experiences

  • Delivery, review and evaluation of coaching tennis sessions

CRITERIA
  • First or second year undergraduate student

  • Interest in sport with a specific interest in tennis with a focus on tennis coaching.

  • Motivated, well-organised students willing to learn and develop themselves

  • Experience of volunteering in sport (desirable)

  • Experience of playing tennis (desirable)

For further information about the CLTA internship, please contact us.
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DWIGHT GLOBAL ONLINE SCHOOL

PARTNERSHIP

Dwight Global Online School

Building on 150 years of innovation in education, the Dwight Global Online School is committed to educating the next generation of innovative global leaders — one student at a time. Combining real-time video conference seminars, individual online tutorials, and optional residential experiences, Dwight Global provides the best elements of a day school, boarding school, and online school. Providing a personalized experience for each student through the academically rigorouscurriculum, Dwight Global is dedicated to “igniting the spark of genius in every child."

Dwight Global is proud to collaborate with prestigious ballet and tennis academies across the US, providing our dancers and athletes with a world-class education combined with the flexibility needed to train, perform, and compete at the highest levels.

Learn more about the benefits of working with a top online school.
ADMISSIONS OFFICE
PLAYER HOUSING

THE CARRIAGE HOUSE

Make your way to the beauty of Manchester and make this spacious 1,000 square foot studio situated on a park-like, quiet landscaped property that is private yet minutes to Main Street home base on your next ski getaway! Though there are no walls separating living areas, the beds are spread out in a way that gives everyone a bit of space when need be. After a full day of outdoorsy fun, the microwave, full fridge, and a toaster oven can assist in whipping up tasty snacks for the whole group. Plus, you'll have access to a full-size Ping-Pong table in the carport.

Important: Rental is located on 2nd floor

Amenities:

  • 1 Queen-size and 4 Twin-size beds

  • Air conditioning

  • Refrigerator, microwave, dishes and utensils

  • Television

  • Board games, ping pong table, and books

  • Iron and board

  • Carport

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