Tennis, Adult (Summer)


Safety protocols

Safety protocols that are in place at this time are listed here. Please know this situation is ever-changing, and protocols could fluctuate throughout the summer in accordance with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the ND Department of Health guidelines.

  • Participants and staff should stay home if not feeling well.
  • Please bring your own hand sanitizer for your use.
  • Smaller group sizes will be created to allow for physical distancing for participants and staff.
  • All equipment will be wiped down between program sessions.
  • Personal protective equipment, water bottles, food and drink should not be shared with others.
  • Avoid unnecessary contact such as handshaking or high fives.
  • Additional safety protocols will be shared with participants when the program begins.
  • USTA Covid-19 Player tips and recommendations

Please let us know if you have any questions. We will work hard to provide a fun, safe and healthy experience for all.


Beginner Adults

These fun classes emphasize the basic strokes of tennis. Scoring, basic singles and doubles play, basic strategy and etiquette are covered. Lots of fun games and drills all taught by a CRFC certified USPTA tennis professional. Come join us!

Fees and Location

  • $48
  • Minimum of 5 participants needed for the class to be held.
  • Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 North 10th Street

Dates Day Time Code
June 1-25 T 5:30-7pm 17814
July 6-30 T 5:30-7pm 17819

Intermediate Adults

This class is for players with some tennis experience or advanced beginners. This fun class reinforces grips, preparation and swing path for forehands, backhands, volleys, overheads, serves and return of serves. Introduces spin and placement and emphasis on situational tennis. Singles and doubles positioning and strategy. Lots of fun games and drills, all taught by a CRFC certified USPTA tennis professional. Come join us!

Fees and Location

  • $48 one day a week, 1.5 hour each session
  • $96 two days a week, 1.5 hour each session
  • Minimum of 5 participants needed for the class to be held.
  • Mornings: Sertoma Park Tennis Complex, 300 Riverside Park Road
  • Evenings: Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 North 10th Street

Dates Day Time Code
June 1-25 M & W 10-11:30am 17815
June 1-25 M 5:30-7pm 17816
July 6-30 M & W 10-11:30am 17820
July 6-30 M 5:30-7pm 17821

Advanced Adults

Level 3.5 and above. These fun and competitive classes offer advanced stroke production techniques with emphasis on competitive situations and drills. Singles and doubles positioning and strategy for tournament and league competition. Lots of fun drills and games all taught by a CRFC certified USPTA tennis professional. Come join us!

Fees and Location

  • $48
  • Minimum of 5 participants needed for the class to be held.
  • Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 North 10th Street

Dates Day Time Code
June 1-25 Th 5:30-7pm 17812
July 6-30 Th 5:30-7pm 17817

Adv Beginner/Intermediate Drop-In League

Meet new players and find out what tennis is all about. Adult advanced beginner/intermediate drop-in league is non-competitive fun! This program coincides with the Junior Team Tennis Challenge so you can play while your kids are playing on the adjacent courts.

Dates, Fee and Location

  • Free; 10:30am-12pm – Fridays: June 19, 26, July 10, 17 & 24
  • Sertoma Park Tennis Complex, 300 Riverside Park Road
  • Racquets are provide if needed.

Private Tennis Lessons

Private tennis lessons are available throughout the week and are held at Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 North 10th Street. Call 221-6855 to set up lessons with one of our certified tennis instructors. Discounts available for BSC Aquatic & Wellness Center or Capital Racquet & Fitness Center Members.

Lesson Members Non-members
Private $45/hr. $50/hr.
Semi-private $23/hr. $25/hr.
Group of 3 $17/hr. $19/hr.
Group of 4 $14/hr. $16/hr.
Group of 5 $12/hr. $14/hr.
Hitting Lesson $32/hr. $37/hr.

BMTA Adult Leagues

Whether you are a beginning player or an advanced player, the Bismarck/Mandan Tennis Association (BMTA) has a league for you! The leagues are a team tennis format. Look for social opportunities throughout the summer for BMTA members. Registration forms available at Capital Racquet & Fitness Center or www.bmta.usta.com.

Dates and Fees

  • May 26-August 6
  • BMTA Membership-$25; First League Registration-$25;
    Each additional League-$15; Sub List Only-$10

Day, Level and Format

  • Monday Night Advanced 3.0+
    Team format with each player playing singles and doubles
  • Monday Night Ladies Doubles 2.0-3.0
    3 sets with rotating partners
  • Tuesday Night Intermediate 2.0-3.0
    Team format with each player playing singles and doubles
  • Wednesday Night Doubles Advanced 3.5+
    3 sets with rotating partners
  • Wednesday Night Doubles Intermediate 2.0-3.0
    3 sets with rotating partners
  • Advanced Singles 3.5+
    Opponent list provided; schedule your own matches
  • Intermediate Singles 2.5-3.0
    Opponent list provided; schedule your own matches

USTA Adult League Tennis

Competitive team match play for men and women 19 years of age or older. Players compete in various leagues based on the National Tennis Rating Program so participants are competing against players of equal skills and ability. Teams have the opportunity to move on to Regionals and Nationals if they win their local league.

Dates and Location

  • Postponed  USTA Statement on Suspension of Events
  • 5-8 matches depending on the number of teams per league
  • Located at Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 N 10th St.
    or outdoor tennis complexes

Fees and Registration

  • USTA League Fee (USTA Membership fee required)
  • Indoor Court Fees (depending on match location)
  • Call Rod Morasch at 221-6855 for more information.

Indoor Tennis Court Time Special – 50% Off

Individual tennis court rates at Capital Racquet & Fitness Center, 3200 North 10th Street, are 50% off during June-August. Call 221-6855 to reserve your court time. Offer excludes lessons and programs.


Outdoor Court Reservation

Outdoor tennis courts are reserved for high school teams, programs and special events April-October. An online calendar is available at www.bisparks.org. To reserve court time for group please contact Katrina Hanenberg at 701-221-6855 or khanenberg@bisparks.org. Individual reservations are not available.