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This Alabama tennis camp offers overnight and day camps for boys and girls of all skill levels. Directed by top collegiate coaches, this junior tennis camp in Tuscaloosa delivers expert instruction and lots of fun!

Campers receive technical tennis instruction and drilling from an expert coaching staff and partake in supervised match play and a variety of evening social activities.

Highlights Include
  • Instruction from UA head coaches, George Husack and Jonatan Berhane, and their expert staff
  • Fun off-court activities for overnight campers, including a pizza party, games and other social events
  • 5-6 hours daily tennis training; 6:1 student to teacher ratio
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Camp Coaches

  • Nike Tennis Camp Alabama Coach Husack

    Camp Director George Husack

    George Husack will be entering his seventh season at the Capstone as he was named head coach on June 13, 2012. Husack joins the Crimson Tide after having spent the last three seasons as associate head coach for the four-time defending national champion University of Southern California Trojans.

    View George Husack's Bio
  • Dimitar kutrovsky bio

    Co-Director Dimitar Kutrovsky

    Dimitar Kutrovsky finished first season in 2019-20 as an assistant coach with the Alabama men's tennis program after being officially hired on June 25, 2019.

    View Dimitar's Bio
  • Jonathan Berhane

    Co-Director Jonatan Berhane

    Berhane joined the Crimson Tide after spending the last four years as a head coach for the Western Kentucky women’s tennis team.

    View Jonatan's Bio

Camp Details

2024 CAMP DATES:

  • June 9-13 (George Husack / Dimitar Kutrovsky)
  • June 16-20 (Jonatan Berhane)

CAMP PROGRAMS

The Nike Tennis Camp at The University of Alabama is open to any and all entrants, limited only by age, grade level, number of campers, and/or gender. Upon arrival, all participants are evaluated by the staff so that their own instructional needs can be addressed throughout the week.

We offer Overnight and Day (8:30am-4:30pm) camps for boys and girls, ages 9-18, of all ability levels. Camps are directed by UA head and assistant tennis coaches.

  • 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.

DIRECTORS BY WEEK

The first week will be directed by the University of Alabama Head Men's Coach George Husack and the Men's Assistant Coach Dimitar Kutrovsky. The second week of camp will be directed by the University of Alabama Head Women's Coach Jonatan Berhane.

CAMP SCHEDULE

  • Overnight Camper Check-In: All Overnight campers will check in at Martha Parham East Hall between 3:00pm-4:00pm. After campers check-in, they will then head to the UA Tennis Stadium.
  • Day Camper Check-In: Sunday 3:00pm-4:00pm at the UA Tennis Stadium. Day Campers depart that afternoon at 6:30pm after check-in, a tennis evaluation, and a pizza party.
  • Check-out: Graduation is at 2:15pm on Thursday at the UA Tennis Stadium, parents are invited to attend! Check-out immediately follows the graduation ceremony.
  • Day Camper Schedule: Sunday 3:00pm-6:30pm, Monday-Wednesday 8:30am-4:30pm, Thursday 8:30am-2:15pm

A more complete schedule will be given to you upon check-in.

MEALS

  • Overnight Campers: All meals are included for overnight campers
  • Day Campers: Lunch is included for Day Campers.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE FEE?

  • Instruction: Daily tennis training, morning and afternoon sessions
  • Overnight campers: Dormitory housing on campus and all meals are provided
  • Day campers: Lunch is provided (Monday-Thursday)
  • Supervision: Staff members reside in rooms strategically placed throughout the dorm to provide optimal supervision and participate in all activities
  • Camp T-shirt & Prizes: All campers receive a Nike Tennis Camps t-shirt and prize

INSTRUCTION, EQUIPMENT & FACILITY

  • Ratio: 6-8:1 camper-to-coach ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are grouped by age, ability, and experience
  • Equipment Needed: All campers must bring a tennis racquet, tennis shoes, and a water bottle
  • Facility: Campers will have access to 18 courts - 12 outdoor lighted courts at the UA Tennis Stadium and 6 indoor courts at The Roberta Alison Baumgardner Tennis Facility. Campers will also have access to the UA Rec pool on a designated day of the week.
  • Inclement Weather Plan: In the event of rain, campers will play in the indoor facility.
  • Medical Protocol: Camps have a certified athletic trainer on-site and in the residential hall. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.

HOUSING

  • Dorm: Martha Patham East Hall
  • Dorm Address: Martha Parham East Hall, 921 6th Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401
  • Number of Campers per Room: 2, some triples and quads are available, but not guaranteed
  • Roommates: Rooms are assigned by age & roommate requests. Roommate requests must be mutual and received no later than 14 days before the start of camp. If you don't have a roommate request, you will be placed in a room with someone near your age. It will be a great opportunity to meet someone new!
  • Linens: Bed linens are NOT provided. Please bring size Twin sheets or a sleeping bag, blanket, towel, facecloth, and pillow
  • Air Conditioning: The dorms do have A/C. Campers are still encouraged to bring a fan

EXTRAS

  • Evening Activities:
    • Sunday: Pizza Night for all campers + Supermarket Snack Run (Overnight campers only). Overnight Campers may bring money for snacks and Supermarket run.
    • Monday: Bowling & Video Arcade Night for All Campers. Includes 1.5 hours of bowling, $10 video arcade card & shoe rental
    • Tuesday: Movie Night for All Campers. Transportation to the movie theater on the camp bus and supervision provided by camp staff.
    • Wednesday: Swimming Pool for All Campers. Campers need to bring their own towel for the UA Rec Pool. Full lifeguard staff provided by UA Rec.
  • Activities Fee: Activity Fee (Includes Bowling/Video Arcade, Movie, Swimming, and Alabama Tennis gift): $35 Activity Fee paid for separately at camp check-in. This is offered to both day and overnight campers! If you are sending your camper with a check, please make the check payable to the University of Alabama.
  • Weekend Stayovers: There are no weekend stayovers offered at this location.

TRAVEL

Nike Tennis Camp does not provide any transportation to/from camp from the airport, train stations, or bus depots. If you fly into camp, we recommend that you fly into the Birmingham Airport and schedule a shuttle/bus from the airport to camp through Groome Transportation, www.groometransportation.com.

PREPARE FOR CAMP: COMPLETE YOUR PRE-CAMP CHECKLIST

To view your customer account, complete your mandatory forms, pay balance dues, and review important camp information, visit Pre-Camp Checklist. All necessary camp information is on this page. If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated!

CHECKLIST OF THINGS TO BRING

Below is a suggested list of clothes, equipment, and personal items. US Sports Camps is NOT responsible for lost or stolen articles or money.

  • Athletic, on-court tennis clothing

  • Tennis Racquet(s)

  • Tennis shoes (no running shoes)

  • Sweatshirt/warm-up jacket and pants

  • Water bottle

  • Sunscreen

  • Signed Health & Release forms and waivers (forms completed online do not need to be printed and turned in at camp)

  • Activity Fee: $35, please send your camper with the activity fee payment in either the form of a check or cash. This will be collected on the first day.

OVERNIGHT CAMPERS ONLY:

  • Athletic clothing mentioned above (1-2 pairs/day)

  • Comfortable off-court clothing (pants/shorts, t-shirts, sweatshirts 1 paid/day)

  • Undergarments (1-2pair/day)

  • Swimsuit and towel (subject to change)

  • Pajamas

  • Shower flip flops

  • Toiletries (shampoo, conditioner, body wash, face wash, hairbrush, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant, etc.)

  • Personal items & medications

  • Washcloth and bath towel

  • Fan (optional)

  • Bed sheets (if linens are not provided)

  • Comforter/blanket (if linens are not provided)

  • Pillow/pillow case (if linens are not provided)

  • Activity Fee: $35, please send your camper with the activity fee payment in either the form of a check or cash. This will be collected on the first day.

COMPANY POLICIES

For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit USSC Policies.

NIKE TENNIS CAMP FAQ

For general questions about our tennis camps please see our FAQ page

SWING VISION

Maximize your camp experience with SwingVision, an iPhone app that provides the following benefits when you record your play: watch a full match in 20 minutes with the dead-time automatically removed, view stats like shot placement, court positioning, shot speed, and consistency for each shot type, filter to particular shot or point types and easily create highlight videos of certain points or shots, access video analysis, and stats immediately after you finish recording, all on unlimited cloud storage.


*The Nike Tennis Camp at the University of Alabama is solely operated by US Sports Camps, which is not affiliated with The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama or The University of Alabama.

Camp Code: TNXRUA

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Sample Daily Schedule

  • 7:00am Wake-up and breakfast
  • 8:30am Stretching / Warm-ups
  • 8:45am Coaches presentation
  • 9:00am Drill groups with focus on stroke mechanics and match tactics
  • 11:45am Lunch
  • 1:15pm Warm-up / Coaches' Presentation
  • 1:30pm Point play, matches and games
  • 2:30pm Off-court speakers (nutrition, mental toughness, fitness)
  • 4:30pm Afternoon session ends, campers go to dorm
  • 5:15pm Dinner
  • 6:30pm Evening Activity
  • 10:00pm Campers to rooms
  • 10:30pm Lights Out

Camp Reviews

Overall Average Rating 5.00 / 5 Stars
    • 5/5.

    June 23, 2023: The friendliness of all the staff towards my daughter, espeically considering she did not have a lot of tennis experience compared to the other campers.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 22, 2023: Child got quality coaching he couldn’t get in our small town. He was elated. Director and coaches are fantastic people,

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 17, 2022: My son loved camp! He met so many great kids, the coaches were great and he really improved his game.

    — Anonymous

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    • 5/5.

    June 22, 2023: Directors and coaches were so kind, positive and personally interacted with kids

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 23, 2023: Playing tennis with coaches willing to help with any need during practices.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 17, 2022: The friendships established and the amount of time spent out on the courts.

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 16, 2022: meeting the players and coaches and getting tips/help from them

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 16, 2023: Meeting new friends and improved skills

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.

    June 16, 2023: Fun games and activities

    — Anonymous

    • 5/5.
    The co-ed environment was awesome!

    — Anonymous

Nike Tennis Camp at University of Alabama

George Husack, Camp Director
University of Alabama Tennis Stadium
405 Peter Bryce Blvd

Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487
Questions? Call 1-800-645-3226
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PST

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Camp Dates & Prices

Nike
Tennis
Alabama
Tuscaloosa
https://www.ussportscamps.com/tennis/nike/university-of-alabama-nike-tennis-camp
Nike Tennis Camp at University of Alabama
USD
68128
Nike Tennis Camp University of Alabama (George Husack/Dimitar Kutrovsky)
Co-Ed
9-18
Jun 9-Jun 13, 2024
625.00
Programs: Jr Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 9 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Day 8:30AM - 4:30PM $625.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Overnight $1,025.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
USD
68130
Nike Tennis Camp University of Alabama (Jonatan Berhane)
Co-Ed
9-18
Jun 16-Jun 20, 2024
625.00
Programs: Jr Camp - All Skills
Age Group: 9 - 18
Gender: Co-Ed
Day 8:30AM - 4:30PM $625.00 USD
Availability: Yes

Overnight $1,025.00 USD
Availability: Yes

* Pricing is subject to change based on availability. Enroll today to secure current rates.
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