Play Your Way
We offer programs for every level from novices to tournament players with clinics, in-house leagues or reserve your own season court!
New to Tennis or Getting Back Into the Game?
New to tennis or players who have been out of the game for a while will benefit from our Play Tennis Fast clinics. Players then advance to our Get In The Game clinics and then weekly Adult Clinics which combine drills, instruction and supervised play providing the fundamentals to establish a quality, competitive tennis game.
Play Tennis Fast – 6 Week Introductory Clinic – $99 – Wednesday at 8:30 am & 6:30 pm
Get In The Game – Wednesdays 6:30 pm
Join The Team That’s Just Right For You
MRSC has women’s, men’s, and mixed doubles teams at many levels from novice to advanced players who play USTA League Tennis or interclub matches.
MRSC USTA League Tennis teams have advanced to district championships. MRSC Adult USTA Team practices offer the opportunity to improve your game and advance to the next level with the guidance of a tennis pro in match play format. Teams are a great opportunity to form lasting friendships and quickly improve your game, no matter what your level!
USTA 90 min Practices $52 per time
3.5 Women’s Doubles – Mon 6:30 pm
3.5-4.0 Women’s Singles – Tues 9:00 am
3.5-4.0 Women’s Doubles – Tues 10:30 am
3.0-3.5 Women’s Doubles – Thurs 6:30 pm
MRSC Cardio Tennis classes sharpen your skills and develop your aerobic endurance to take your game to new levels. $24 per time
Get your heart pumping and improve your doubles game with MadRackets Point Play. This
non-stop 90 minute co-ed group breaks six players into three rotating teams to play out points without serving in a fun and competitive format with a tennis professional. $34 per time
View our Fall/Winter 2020 Point Play schedule here
Adult Play & Leagues
MRSC offers year round Adult league play for everyone.
MRSC offers several adult clinics for all levels.
MRSC offers a USTA competitive tennis program.
MRSC offers tennis specific aerobic fitness classes.
Open Court Time
Reserve a court to play with friends or get extra practice time. Our courts are open year round providing great exercise inside our heated tennis dome during the winter months and outside under lights throughout the summer.
Singles: $20 per hour/person
Doubles: $30 per hour/person
Please call the front desk for court reservations at 203-245-9444.
No membership required!
Reserved Season Court
You and your friends may reserve courts at the same time each week during the season. Balls are provided by the club for each match. Please check with the front desk for availability and rates. Effective Fall 2020, no membership is required for season courts.
Adult Tennis Leagues
MRSC forms leagues for members that have a rotational schedule of six players per court. Starting Fall 2020 all leagues are on a drop in basis, not full season commitment.
View our Men’s League Schedule here.
No membership required!
MRSC offers a variety of adult clinics for those who have never played to those who are looking to improve their game. In addition to these scheduled programs, we offer private, semi-private lessons.
In the Game for Adults
This 9 week clinic is for players a level above the starter level. Players typically will have finished three Play Tennis Fast Clinics or have had an equivalent tennis background. Classes consist of improving strokes and the introduction of doubles strategy and play. Target class size is 3 to 6 players.
Play Tennis Fast
This 6 week clinic is a starter level clinic designed to introduce or welcome back adult players to tennis. The clinic will cover basic strokes and strategy of the game. Classes are for both men and women. Our experienced tennis professionals make sure you learn while having fun. Class size must be a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 6 players.
Adult Clinic Program
This program combines drills, instruction and supervised play in a 1.5 hour period with a tennis professional. Clinics provide the skills and confidence to establish a quality tennis game. In addition to scheduled clinics, you may form a clinic of your own group. Please contact the club to find the right clinic for you.
Adult USTA Teams
USTA Adult Tennis
The USTA Program offers the competitive tennis player the opportunity to challenge their skills and improve their game. A 90 minute practice session is spent on instruction, high speed drilling, supervised play, and team strategy. Our target ratio is 4 players per pro. Singles and doubles official matches are played against teams from other clubs. Our goal at the club is to be competitive in our league and contenders for districts, sectionals, and nationals each year.
Universal Tennis Rating is new rating system to the tennis world. A player’s UTR rating can go up or down based on the matches they play as well as the level of the player they play against. UTR matches will help you establish and track your rating.Please contact the club for more information on UTR and getting involved.
Sign-up for matches and pay directly online through UTR website www.myUTR.com
Tuesdays 12:30 – 2:30 pm (doubles)
Thursdays 10:30 am – 12:00 pm (singles)
Point Play & Cardio Tennis
MADRackets Point Play
MRSC is excited to offer hugely popular Point Play! Get your heart pumping and improve your doubles game. This non-stop 90 minute co-ed group exercise breaks 6 players into 3 teams. Teams will play out points in intense drills featuring specific doubles strategies. Speak with our front desk or tennis professionals to get in the swing!
View our Fall/Winter 2020 Point Play schedule here
Members save 20%
Cardio Tennis is designed to build your aerobic capacity for tennis. You get 3 types of results from a single workout:
Tennis Specific Aerobic Fitness – Skill Refinement & Agility — Drop Weight & Look Great
This popular group exercise combines tennis with fast paced drills that keep players heart rates up in a form of interval training with short bursts of high–intensity exercise followed by very short periods of rest. This anaerobic exercise fueled by music is excellent for your health and prepares you for tennis match play.
Offered Monday and Friday mornings. Class enrollment is limited to 10 players. Eight players are scheduled each week and two players are rotated out. Give cardio tennis a try and start enjoying the triple benefits of sport specific workouts for yourself.
Members save 20%
How do I find out what's going on at the club?
We send e-blasts to all our members and program participants about special programs, highlights, promotions and registration reminders. Our seasonal program guides are also linked on our homepage, on the left hand column.
Make sure we have your email address so you can stay in the loop. We are also on Facebook, so like us on Facebook and don’t miss a thing.
Is there babysitting at MRSC?
We do not offer child care services but we have many tennis, swim and summer programs for kids ages four and up.
How do I book a tennis court?
To reserve a court, please call the club at 203-245-9444 up to one week in advance and we will gladly assist you. No membership required!
We also offer season court time and league play. To get on the list or reserve your weekly time please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do I have to be a member to participate in programs?
No membership is required at MRSC. We do offer memberships for those who play or swim frequently. Our members receive 15% or more off clinics and swim teams and 10% off private lessons. Lap lanes and open court times are priced for non-members.
How do I know my child's level for swim lessons or tennis clinics?
Descriptions of all our junior classes are listed online and in our program guides, which are linked on our homepage.
If you are not sure which level your child falls into based on the description, please call the front desk at 203-245-9444 for more information. We may need to set up a complimentary evaluation with a tennis professional or swim coach to best assess.
Can I request a tennis or swim instructor for my child?
We cannot guarantee a particular instructor for group tennis & swim lessons, as the Aquatic & Tennis Staff schedules change from time to time. We will, however, work with you to schedule private lessons based on the availability of the instructor and pool and court time.
How can I introduce my friends to MRSC?
We encourage you to bring your friends to the club! Please register your guest upon arrival and fill out a guest waiver form. If your friends are interested in joining the club, have them call us at 203-245-9444 and we will arrange a tour of the club.
With our Member Referral Program, just introduce a friend to the Madison Racquet & Swim Club and when they join, you will receive a credit on your account equal to 10% of their first year’s membership fees! Make sure that the new member mentions your referral upon joining. We also offer special rates for guests when accompanied by current members.
Want to Join The Club?
MRSC memberships are designed to accommodate your schedule and lifestyle. Membership benefits include discounted member rates for most of our tennis and swim lessons, clinics, and court time.