Tennis at Ocotillo Village

The Ocotillo Village in Chandler boasts 7 post-tension lighted tennis courts. Nestled next to Ocotillo Village’s pools, these lakeside courts are home to tennis tournaments, junior programs and private lessons with PTR-certified professionals that make the Village tennis culture one of the best in the Southwest. Village Choice and Ocotillo Village members have access to our tennis courts at no extra charge.

What’s Happening?

What’s the latest at the Ocotillo Village Tennis Center?
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9/27 - 10/2 All Village Mixed Doubles Tennis Championships

Who will be victorious? (We will!) Open to all Village members. All matches are at Camelback Village. Matches start Friday, September 29th at 6:00 pm.

Event levels: 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0 and open

$25 per person. Sign up on the Village App or with Coach Josh Bates!

Specialty Clinics Start October 1st

Doubles Strategies – Sundays with Ben Newcombe at 9:00 am

Work on the different formations, poach and switch, recovery, signals, sneak attacks, rope a dope, and more.

Sending and Receiving Top Spin – Wednesdays with Stephanie Vlad at 6:30 PM

Work on how to lift the ball, hit High & Heavy, understand the roller, counter spin with speed, out hit your opponents, and more.

$20 per class or $60 for the month (once per week)

10/2 - 10/12 Junior Tennis Fall Break Camp

October 2-12. Camps will run Monday through Thursday from 8-12 daily. All camp times are based on developmental age and skill. Check with the Tennis department for your perfect time.

10/6 ASU Men Start

ASU Men’s team will be practicing at Ocotillo for all to watch from 2:00 – 4:00 pm. They will then have you practice with them from 4:00 – 5:30 pm. See what it takes to be a Division 1 Tennis Player, and then learn to practice like one and with one.

10/23 ROGY and Adult Development Classes Resume

Sign up with Tennis Director Josh Bates.

10/25 ASU Women Practice and Women’s Day

Wednesday October 25th from 8:30 -10:30AM

Come practice with the women as they do. Then challenge yourselves in a PRO-AM style Tie Breaker Round Robin.

10/27-29 Octoberfest Doubles Tournament

Age group 30 – 80, Men, Women, and Mixed Doubles.

Village Functional Interval Training for Tennis

Participating in a proper, tennis-specific workout program is an important component that every player should be doing in addition to matches, lessons and hitting sessions.

Out V-FITT program is a circuit training class that will incorporate tennis-specific exercises to increase your strength, power, speed and quickness using ladder drills, plyometrics, medicine balls, TRX, resistance bands and weights. Within a few weeks you’ll begin to see improvements in your tennis game.

Class times: Monday and Wednesday at 11:00 am (days and times subject to change)
Cost: $200/month for eight sessions

To sign up or for more information, contact Personal Trainer Jasmyn Anderson at janderson@dmbclubs.com.

In-House Leagues

Leagues start the week of August 28th! Leagues run for 6 weeks.

Monday 3.0-3.5 Women Doubles 6:00 PM (16 person Limit) only 2 spots left
Monday 3.0-3.5 Men’s Doubles 7:30 PM (16 person Limit) 8 spots left
Tuesday 3.5-4.0 + Women’s Doubles 6PM (20 person Limit) 4 spots left
Tuesday 3.5-4.0+ Men’s Doubles 7:30 (20 person Limit) 2 spots left
Wednesday Mixed Doubles 6.0-8.0 6:30 PM (20 person Limit) 4 spots left

$35 per person (includes beverages) it’s Happy Hour Leagues Again!

Saturday Challenge Court

Tennis at the VillageCome challenge doubles and singles drop-in. Winners move up and 2nd place finishers move down.

Saturdays 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Free!

Flex Singles Leagues

Tennis at the VillageNo one else to control but you! Flex leagues are great as you will play as many of the players in your group in a 6 week time period. You schedule the matches based on yours and your opponents schedules.

Men’s & Women’s 3.0-3.5
Men’s & Women’s 3.5-4.0
Men’s & Women’s 4.0-4.5
Men’s & Women’s 4.5-5.0

Cost: $15
Includes balls and prize for winner

Ocotillo Village Tennis Programs

ROGY Junior Tennis Program

The Ocotillo Village ROGY Junior Tennis Program is set up with age, strength and skills specific to the athlete. Each class will be based on the ball used, Red, Orange, Green and Yellow (ROGY).
Contact Tennis Director Josh Bates for more information.

Ball Machine Clinics

Offered to players of all skill levels. Work on different strokes, like forehands and backhands, volleys, and combinations of them all. The difference with these clinics is the pro is on your side of the net. You’ll also learn how to best use the ball machine for your personal use.
Mondays 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. with Ryan Sawyer
Thursdays 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. with Brian Cheney
Saturdays 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. with Josh Bates

Meet the Pros

at Ocotillo Village


Josh Bates Ocotillo Tennis Pro

First Fridays Mixed Up Tennis

Every first Friday of the month we invite adults of all abilities to come out and play some tennis, allowing players of all types to compete for fun and meet a lot of players. Players do not need a partner.
First Friday of each month, 6:30 p.m.

Strategy of the week

Live ball clinic that offers different strategies for both doubles and singles each week. Learn how to poach and switch, lob and attack, stick and move, and 2×1 or 3×1 singles. For players 3.5 and above. Mondays at 7:00 a.m. For more information and to sign up contact Josh Bates at jbates@dmbclubs.com or Ryan Sawyer at rsawyer@dmbclubs.com.

Stroke of the week

This clinic addresses a different specific stroke each week including the topspin forehand, slice backhand, drop shot, lob, overheads and serves. Offered Tuesdays at 6:30 pm and Thursdays at 7:00 am with Brian Cheney. For more information and to sign up contact Josh Bates at jbates@dmbclubs.com or Ryan Sawyer at rsawyer@dmbclubs.com.

Match Services

If you would like to play but don’t know who to contact, our match finding service is a perfect way to meet new players. This is a great for busy individuals or those who are new to the club.

We also offer:

  • Great junior and adult developmental tennis programs
  • Strategy and stroke of the week clinics
  • Private and group lessons with PTR Certified professionals in all pathways
  • Leagues