Sun Valley Nike Tennis Camp

Sun Valley Nike Tennis Camp
Sun Valley Nike Tennis Camp

This Nike Tennis Day Camp now held right outside of Sun Valley celebrates its 25th year! Our summer tennis camps combine technical tennis instruction and drilling from a top notch coaching staff and supervised match play. Join Camp Director Mark Frisby and his outstanding staff for a week or two of tennis instruction and a lot of fun.

Nike Summer Tennis Camp near Sun Valley, ID

Wood River High Scool offers exceptional tennis facilities and is located in Hailey, Idaho about 10 minutes from Sun Valley. Campers will have the opportunity to hit thousands of balls, improve their technique, and be challenged by some of the best players in their peer group.

Highlights Include

  • Daily tennis instruction from coach Mark Frisby and his experienced staff
  • Every camper receives a Nike Tennis Camp T-shirt
  • 5-6 hours of daily tennis training with low camper to staff ratio and constant supervision
  • Gain self-confidence through tennis success
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Dates & Prices

Meet Camp Coaches

Mark Frisby
Camp Director

Mark Frisby

Camp Director Mark Frisby, formerly the men’s and women’s coach at Seattle University, enters his 25th year as the director.

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He has built Seattle U tennis into a competitve program over the past five years. In the 2012-2013 season, the teams' first season in the WAC, Zach Kosanke was named WAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week, and the women's team earned victories over Idaho State, Weber State, and Eastern Washington, among others. The team built on its success from previous seasons, with the women's tennis team finishing third in the Great West Conference in 2011 and second in the league in 2012. Also in 2012, Katrina Schwab was named Great West Conference Player of the Year.

Frisby had been the coed coach at Seattle Prep for 14 years spanning two different time periods, from 1991 to 2000 and from 2004 to 2007. He compiled a dual match record of 270-4 at Seattle Prep, helping the school win 12 metro championships, 12 state championships, and five district titles.

During the fall season, Frisby had been the head coach for the Issaquah High School boys and girls tennis teams from 2000 to 2007, compiling a 125-40 record. From 1967 to 1972, he coached the boys and girls tennis teams at Mercer Island High School, losing only one of 59 matches while earning five league championships. Combined, his coaching record at the high school level is 453-45.

Frisby is very familiar with Seattle University, having earned his bachelor’s degree in 1967 and his master’s degree in education from the school in 1971. He was the number one singles player on the Seattle U squad in 1961 and 1965 and coached the team from 1969 to 1971 and 1972 to 1973, compiling a 70-22 record.

Since 1984, Frisby has been the owner and president as well as a tennis instructor at the Sammamish Club in Issaquah. He has been the director of the Nike Tennis Camps in Sun Valley, Idaho, since 1980 and also the tennis director of Sun Valley Tennis since 2000.

Camp Details

This year, camp will be held at Wood River High School. We are offering five weeks of Full Day (9:00am-3:00pm) and Half Day (9:00am-12:00pm) tennis camp for boys and girls of all skill levels, ages 5-18. Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own tennis instruction needs can be addressed throughout the week.

2017Camp Dates

  • July 17-20
  • July 24-27
  • July 31-August 3
  • August 7-10
  • August 14-17
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Camp Program Offerings

All Skills Program

The All Skills program is designed for tennis players of any skill level and background. Campers will learn fundamentals and improve upon their game. 

Quick Start Session

In addition to the All Skills Program, this year the Sun Valley Camp will be continuing the Quick Start Sessions designed for players aged 5-10. Fun and Fundamental sessions are a positive introduction to tennis fundamentals and low key match play situations for younger campers. Many of these programs will use short court teaching.



All Campers check-in at 9:00am on Monday at the tennis courts.

  • Half Day campers depart at 12:00pm on Thursday.
  • Full Day campers depart at 3:00pm on Thursday.

Daily Program Schedule

  • Full Day Campers: 9:00am-3:00pm (Monday through Thursday).
  • Half Day Campers: 9:00am-12:00pm (Monday through Thursday).
  • Thursday camp ends at 2:30pm for Full Day campers. There is a short graduation ceremony at the tennis courts and campers depart at 3:00pm. (Parents are invited to come.)
  • A more complete schedule will be given to you upon check-in.


Lunch is provided for all Full Day campers.


Campers play on Wood River High School's 6 brand new outdoor tennis courts.

Adult Tennis Camp at Sun Valley

We also offer a Nike Adult Tennis Camp at Sun Valley for ages 18 and older. Click the link for details. 

Registration Packet

A detailed camper registration packet containing check in location, health/release forms, emergency contact info, and a list of things to bring will be emailed to all registered campers in the Spring. Our health and release forms do not require a doctor's signature and they will be collected on the first day of camp.

Camp Code: TNXDSV

Sample Daily Schedule

  • 9:00am Stretching, Camp Meeting at Courts
  • 9:15am Tennis Instruction and Drills
  • 12:00pm AM Half Day Campers Depart Lunch, Rest, Optional Tennis
  • 1:00pm Tennis Program, Match Play
  • 2:00pm Break
  • 2:15pm Tennis Program, Doubles and Drills
  • 3:00pm Conclusion of Daily Tennis Program

Camper Reviews

  • 5/5.

The twins absolutely loved it -the counsellors were enthusiastic and who doesn't love candy rewards!

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  • 5/5.
Positive Experience

Mark recruits wonderful coaches for the junior Nike Tennis Camp in Sun Valley and provides a great experience for the kids. We came with a group of more than 15 kids aged 6-12 and they all were positive about the experience. Thanks for your good work!

  • 5/5.
True Improvement

This camp was great! I really improved my stroke and footwork. When I went back to school my coaches told me they could tell I had been practicing. I will be back next year!

  • 4/5.
Great staff!

The director was great and the staff members were really engaged and actively coaching the campers. 

  • 5/5.
Best camp!

This camp is the best camp my children attend each summer. Not only do they have a great time, Mom and Dad can relax and enjoy Sun Valley. Wonderful experience learning tennis from enthusiastic counselors who help them build skills and create memories the kids will have for a lifetime.

  • 5/5.
We will commute to attend!

My daughters loved attending last year, and begged to attend this year. After this years attendance we are now commuted to attend camp every summer in Sun Valley! You did a great job and my daugters have improved a lot. Thank you. 

  • 4/5.
Thank You!

Thank you very much, the camp and coaches were excellent and motivating, I look forward to attending another camp by Nike next summer!

  • 5/5.
Best instructors

Mark Frisbee and his group are by far the best group of instructors I have worked with in tennis. His ability to hire staff that are articulate, compassionate and passionate about tennis is truly a gift. The whole family will be back!

Camp Dates & Prices

2017 Dates and Prices Coming Soon! Join our email list to be notified when the program is available.

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