ELS Language and Nike Tennis Camp at Curry College

ELS Language and Nike Tennis Camp at Curry College
ELS Language and Nike Tennis Camp at Curry College

Join us this summer at the Nike Tennis Camp at Curry College. International campers are welcome to join in this unique experience to combine Nike Tennis Camp with ELS English classes.

International campers will find this Nike Tennis camp provides everything they need for a great visit to the US. The Tennis program covers all four essential aspects of  the game: skill development: strength and conditioning, technical precision, tactical development and sport psychology.  Designed as an intensive educational tennis course, this program also offers specialized skill sessions for tournament and high school players.

Highlights Include

  • Ages 9 – 18; boys and girls welcome
  • Campers come from around the world! USA, Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, and more!
  • Excellent coaching staff and professional ELS certified teachers
  • ELS Classes for beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. Ten 50-minute lessons per week
  • Fun evening camp activities with American children
  • Round trip airport transfers
  • Official Nike Tennis Camp T-shirt

Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Mehdi and Maria Belhassan

Mehdi and Maria Belhassan

Mehdi and Maria Belhassan co-direct the Offense Defense Nike Tennis Camp and reside on campus with the kids. Mehdi played tennis at the highest level, representing his country, Morocco in international events including Davis Cup and the African Championships. He was the top ranked junior in Morocco, played both on the collegiate and professional circuits, and has coached players of...

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Othmane Lalami

Othmane Lalami is currently on the men's tennis team at Auburn University and his career year-to-date accolades include the SSAC All-Conference First team, SSAC All-Academic Team,...

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Othmane Lalami is currently on the men's tennis team at Auburn University and his career year-to-date accolades include the SSAC All-Conference First team, SSAC All-Academic Team, three straight set victories over opponents from top 10 Division II Teams, NAIA National Championships, Arthur Ashe Leadership Award and being name to the All American Team. Originally from Morocco, Lalami hailed from Al Jabr HS where he was a member of the African and Arab Championship teams in the 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U categories. Lalami has been part of the MB Sport Camp organization for many years along with other youth tennis organizations. 


Martin Parkes

Martin Parkes currently is the head coach for the nationally recognized Saint Leo Univeristy men's tennis program.  Parkes brings over 15 years of coaching experience to the...

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Martin Parkes currently is the head coach for the nationally recognized Saint Leo Univeristy men's tennis program.  Parkes brings over 15 years of coaching experience to the program, most recently serving as the Saddlebrook International Tennis Academy Head Coach where he worked with numerous top world ranking juniors.  Parkes made an impact on the courrt as a player as he competed at Division 1 Campbell University, before graduation in 2004.  He was tabbed the team's captain and most valuable player en route to a 43-15 record in 2003-2004.  He also climbed to as high as #60 in the NCAA doubles ranking during this same year. In the late 90's Parkes garnered early career success as a nationally ranked junior then he spent time on the ATP Future tours as well as the British Tour, The German league and Wimbledon Pre-Qualifying Events. Parkes carries a bachers of science in both Psychology and Exercise Science and has a USTA P-1 coaching qualification and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist. 

Camp Details

All Inclusive Tuition

The prices listed below include all Nike Tennis Training, ELS English Language instruction and materials, on-campus housing, 3 meals a day, round trip airport transfers, weekend stayover(s), and predetermined activities.

Nike Tennis Camp Philosophy

Play the sport you love and get better this summer with our excellent Nike Tennis Camp staff of collegiate athletes and veteran coaches. On the first day campers are evaluated on the courts and placed into smaller groups based on their age and ability. Train for 15 hours/week. All skill levels welcome. 10:1 athlete, coach ratio. Training includes everything from fundamental skill enhancement through drills, scrimmages, and full court play, as well as court visualization and team communication training.  

ELS Language Classes

Gain confidence in your conversational English skills. Classes focus on communication skills with their new friends at camp and on the courts. All levels welcome. Campers are evaluated at the first class and group according to skill. Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced level groups. General English practice with professional ELS Instructors. Ten 50-minute lessons per week. Monday – Friday afternoons (see detailed sample schedule under More Details.)

More Details

Check In & Check Out

Check-in is always on a Sunday. The last day of a session is on a Friday.

Registering Online or Submit a PDF Application

Use the links below to choose the session you'd like to attend, or download an application from the brochure button above. Email it to international@ussportscamps.com.

Accommodation & Roommates

Typical College Dorm Room. 2 campers to 1 room. Air conditioning, shared bathroom. American roommate if requested.

Linens and Laundry

Bed sheets, pillow, and towel provided. Onsite facilities available. $2.50/wash and dry. 


Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included everyday expect check-in and check-out days. Dietary restrictions can be accommodated if alerted before camp.

Weekday Activities

Evening activities included Monday – Thursday. A predetermined schedule of activities is included in the program price. Alternative activities available for additional fee.

Weekends & Trips

Explore Boston! Weekend activities provided for weekend campers to enjoy new friends, see new sites, and practice their English!

Airport Transfers

Round-trip airport transfers provided from Boston Logan International Airport. Provide flight itinerary when registering or at least 3 weeks prior to camp start date. Plan to arrive at Boston Logan International Airport on the Sunday that you check-in for camp. Plan to depart from Boston Logan International Airport on the Friday that your camp ends. If you need to arrive a day early, or depart a day late, there will be an additional cost of $100/extra night added. Note: if you are participating in the last week of camp (July 31 - August 5) you must plan to leave camp on August 5th. There will be no extra nights available at the end of camp; all staff will be leaving Curry College on August 5th.

Unaccompanied Minor Services

Nike Sports Camps will provide a greeter at the airport if your campers is flying to camp with an unaccompanied minor plane ticket. Typically the airlines require the greeter's details such as name, driver's license number, phone number, and address. Nike Sports Camps will not have this information until the week before your child arrives at camp. Please email international@ussportscamps.com to collect all information one week before your child comes to camp to avoid any hassle or extra wait time fees at the airline. 

Medical Insurance

For an additional $60, add supplemental health coverage. On-site school nursed and trainers available for on-site injuries. You must be medically insured while at camp. If your health insurance will not cover you while in America, you must find alternative coverage whether that is the one US Sports Camps provides or otherwise.  

Wi-Fi & Communication

Wi-Fi access in common areas and dorm rooms available to campers. Camp office provides computer access for Skype and Email.

Spending Money

Suggested $100/week for spending money.

Parents: Come & Stay in Boston!

If your planning a family vacation while your campers are at camp, downtown Boston is just 20 minutes from Curry College. If you're looking for a hotel nearby Curry College, we recommend the Homewood Suites by Hilton in Canton, MA, located a couple miles from campus. Please call 781-828-4700 to reserve your room.

After Registering

A detailed camper welcome packet containing health & release forms, emergency contact info, and a packing list will be emailed to all registered campers in Spring 2016. Our health and release forms require a doctor's signature and will be collected on the first day of camp. International campers must have health insurance valid in the US in order to attend camps.


The Nike Tennis Sports Camps at Curry College  is located on the wooded 135-acre campus of Curry College in Milton, MA, seven miles south of Boston.  Its outstanding facilities include eleven outdoor courts, grass and Astroturf sports fields, indoor and outdoor basketball courts, outdoor swimming pool, new air conditioned dorms, and a wonderful dining facility.  The language program will be taught on-site at Curry College.



Sample Daily Schedule

  • 8:30am - 8:45am Breakfast
  • 8:45am - 10:00am Tennis Training; warm up and drills
  • 10:00am - 10:15am Break
  • 10:15am - 11:30am Tennis Training; Drills in small groups
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm Lunch and Break
  • 1:00pm - 2:30pm ELS Language Class
  • 2:45pm - 3:00pm Break
  • 3:00pm - 5:00pm Tennis Training; match play, full court play, competitions
  • 5:00pm - 7:00pm Back to Rooms; shower, rest, free time, and dinner
  • 7:15pm - 9:00pm Evening Activity
  • 10:15pm Lights out

Camper Reviews

  • 5/5.
Can't wait to go back!

I loved this camp! Good food, fun tennis and I got the chance to go into Boston and see the Blue Man Group. I will definitely be going next year!

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  • 5/5.
Tennis Game Improved

My daughter, Lindsay, enjoyed the tennis program tremendously. She feels that her tennis game improved. She enjoyed meeting new friends and also told us how good the food was.

  • 5/5.
Nicely Balanced Camp!

Well organized and structured. Adequate downtime balanced intense training. Son wants to come back and I agree. Wish I'd known about it sooner!

  • 5/5.

My daughter enjoyed the tennis camp at curry college and we
were very impressed with their responsiveness and attitude.
The head coach was fabulous. She would like to return!

Camp Dates & Prices

This camp is no longer available this season.
Please call us at 1-800-645-3226 if you would like help finding another camp, or join our email list to be notified of 2016 programs.

For additional camp information and dates call us at 1-800-NIKE-CAMP we would be happy to help you.