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Tennis

Black Butte Ranch will inspire you to take your tennis game to new heights. Tennis enthusiasts will find 15 outdoor tennis courts throughout the Ranch, including three lighted courts. Black Butte Ranch on-site Director of Tennis Cody Kohlmoos offers private and group lessons beginning mid-June. A set or two of tennis in our inspiring natural environment is an experience not to be missed.

Court Reservations are required on most courts from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Call 541-595-1285 or stop by the recreation counter at GMRC to reserve your court or to schedule a lesson.

Reservation Courts

Glaze Meadow # 5—12; South Meadow # 15—16.

Limit of 2 hours per home site per day, including lighted court time.

Lighted Courts

Glaze Meadow Courts #7—9

1 hour of play, per home site, per day; Courts are lit until 11pm

Open Play/Non Reservation courts

Upper Glaze Meadow Courts #17—18 (located on Triflorium)

Paulina Court #19 (Located on Red Clover-no parking available.)

*No reservations required, please limit play to 1 hour


New Director of Tennis Cody Kohlmoos 

tennis-director-cody-kohlmoos_IMG_2035-560x300.jpgThe Black Butte Ranch is excited to announce that Cody Kohlmoos has officially accepted the position of on-site Director of Tennis for the 2016 summer tennis season.

A Bend native, Cody was a four-year varsity tennis player for Summit High School where he had a decorated career, becoming the first ever State Champion to come from the Central Oregon region when he captured the state doubles title in 2007. Upon his graduation, Cody left as the all-time career wins leader for the “Storm.”

After his graduation, Cody decided to take his game to the next level, playing with the Division 1 University of Montana team for four years. In 2012, the Grizzlies captured the Big Sky Conference Title and reached the finals of their conference tournament.

Following his playing career, Cody served as a graduate assistant, serving under Head Coach Kris Nord, who has been at the helm for the Grizzlies for nearly 35 years. While with the team, Cody served as a hitting partner and traveled with the team before finishing his BA in English Literature in 2012.

Cody is a USTA certified professional and began his coaching career in 2008 where he was an assistant teaching professional in Sunriver, Oregon for three consecutive seasons. Most recently, Cody has spent the last four summers teaching at the Northstar Tennis complex in Tahoe, California. “Northstar,” a perennial top 50 tennis destination, received the honor of being selected the #14 best tennis camp in the world by tennisresortsonline.com for the 2015 summer season.

During the winter months, Cody has been instructing at The Peak Racquet Club in Missoula, Montana and has been working with juniors and adults of all ages and abilities. In his spare time, Cody likes to ski, mountain bike, stand up paddleboard and play golf.

 


Summer Tennis Lessons

“FIT TO HIT”
LEVEL: BEGINNER TO ADVANCED
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10am - 11am
This fast paced tennis clinic combines drills and games with a great workout. All levels are encouraged to attend; drop-ins welcome!

 

“LIVE BALL”
LEVEL: INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11am - 12pm
This drill session puts players in common match situations and shows competitors the proper court positioning, shot selection and strategy to take their game to the next level.

 

“STROKE OF THE DAY”
LEVEL: BEGINNER TO ADVANCED
Tuesday/Thursday 11am - 12pm
Whether you are fine-tuning your stroke or looking for a complete overhaul, this class will focus on a specific stroke and cater drills to accelerate your individual improvement.

 

“STROKE APPLICATION”
LEVEL: BEGINNER TO ADVANCED
Tuesday/Thursday 12pm-1pm
This clinic will show you how to utilize a specific stroke during match play to gain an advantage over your opponent.

 

“SATURDAY MORNING SMASH”
LEVEL: BEGINNER TO ADVANCED
Saturday 10am -12pm
Men and women of all ages and abilities are welcome to join us every Saturday morning for a fun drill session followed by level appropriate doubles. Sign up alone or with a partner!

 

“LIL SHOTS”
AGES 5-8
Tuesday/Thursday 9am - 10am
Let us introduce your child to the game of tennis! We use Quick Start balls and nets to ensure all of our Lil’ Shots find success and have fun with every hit.

 

“BIG SHOTS”
AGES 9-12
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am - 10am
Whether your child is just starting or has been playing for years, this class will help reinforce stroke fundamentals and introduce sportsmanship, rallying and score-keeping in a fun environment.

 

“TEEN TENNIS”
AGES 13+
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2pm - 3:30 pm
Consistency, shot placement and strategy are reinforced with structured competition in this fun clinic 
designed for young men and women of all levels.


PRICING DETAILS
Adult Drop-In: $25/Clinic
Adult Daily Combo: $45/Both Clinics
Saturday Morning Smash: $25
Hitting Partner / Doubles Fill-In: $40/Hour Or $25/1/2 Hour
Lil Shots: $20/Clinic
Big Shots: $20/Clinic
Teen Tennis: $30/Clinic

 

WEEKLY PASSES
Weekly passes must be used within the week purchased and cannot be shared.
Adult, one clinic each day: $112.50 (10% savings)
Adult, two clinics each day: $200 (20% savings) for 12 hours of tennis (includes Saturday Morning Smash)
Lil Shots weekly pass: $36 (10% savings)
Big Shots weekly pass: $54 (10% savings)
Teen Tennis weekly pass: $81 (10% savings)

 

PRIVATE LESSONS W/ DIRECTOR OF TENNIS CODY KOHLMOOS
1 Person - $70/hr
2 Person - $50 per person/hr
3 Person - $45 per person/hr
4 Person - $40 per person/hr
5 PERSON - $35 PER PERSON/HR

 

LADIES’ DOUBLES (complimentary)
Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 11am

 

MONTHLY TENNIS EXHIBITIONS (complimentary)
June 24th 
July 15th
August 5th
September 2nd


Adult Drop—in Tennis

Ladies Drop-in Tennis   Morning Drop-in Games are Monday & Wedesdays, 8am-10am, Glaze Meadow courts #10-12.


Tennis Players List

The Glaze Meadow Tennis office keeps a list of people interested in playing tennis.  Call 541-595-1206 and leave your name, ability level and phone number, or talk with the Pro.

Tennis Racket Rentals and Repair

Tennis rackets are available for rent at the Rental Shop. 541-595-5877.

Rental Rates — $2 per hour or $6 per day.

Stringing service is available through Greg Smith, USPTA at the Tennis office.

View the Black Butte Ranch Tennis Brochure (pdf)


Pickleball

Court Location

There are four permanent pickle ball courts located at the GMRC Family Recreation Area.

Court Availability

Court reservations are on the hour, and can be made by contacting GMRC at 541-595-5879. 

Rental equipment is available at GMRC. Racket rental is $5 per set, includes two rackets and a ball.