The Virginia Indoor Tennis and Pickleball Club is a city owned, 4 court indoor facility located in Virginia Minnesota. The club is seeking a head tennis professional/club manager. This tennis professional/club manager will be an independent contractor with the city of Virginia. The position will be open September 1, 2018. The ideal candidate will be USPTA or USPTR certified and have a college degree. The position requires an ability to teach clinics and private lessons for players of all ages and ability, organize social events, and direct both junior and adult tournaments. The position includes the management of the club; this means the candidate must have the ability to train front desk personnel as well as on court staff, and to schedule and manage the front desk staff. Compensation is in the form of a monthly salary plus a generous percentage of lesson revenue.
The position requires a pre-employment screening and background check. Please send your resume and cover letter to Jim Prittinen, USPTA (email: email@example.com) or call Jim at 218-248-5013 for more information.
Jim Prittinen and Dave Gunderson are available to teach private lessons. Cost for these lessons is $30 an hour for members and $45 per hour for nonmembers. Beginning December 1, Jim has slots available on Mondays and Tuesdays from 5 PM to 6 PM, and Wednesdays from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Additional days and times may be available upon request. Call the club (742-3429) to schedule a lesson. Lessons with Dave are available by appointment only. You can call him at 218-290-1429 to schedule a lesson.
Monday through Thursday: 10am to 2pm and 4pm to 9pm
Friday: 10am to 2pm and 4pm to 7pm
Saturday: 10am to 4pm
Sunday: 1pm to 7pm
Monday: 6:30 to 8:00pm
Individual adult 1 month membership-$55
Individual adult 3 month membership- $150
Individual adult 6 month membership- $250
Individual adult 12 month membership- $400
Couples 1 month membership- $100
Couples 3 month membership- $250
Couples 6 month membership-$350
Couples 12 month membership- $550
Family 12 month membership-$625
Kid’s 12 month membership-$225
Pickleball 3 month membership- $75
Pickleball 6 month membership- $125
Pickleball 12 month membership-$250
We are now accepting credit cards for payment of 12 month memberships, but not for monthly membership or court time fees. See the back of this page for a summary of membership benefits.
12 month adult members will receive the following benefits.
1) Free court time (for nonmembers court time is $24 an hour for tennis and $5 per session for pickleball)
2) Reduced private tennis lesson rate of $30 per lesson compared to $45 per lesson for nonmembers
3) Free tennis drill sessions. Cost for non-members is $10 for each 1 hour session.
4) Free ball machine rental (nonmember rate is $10 per hour).
Junior 12 month members (both individual and as part of a family membership) will receive the following benefits.
1) Free court time and reduced tennis lesson rate (same as adult membership benefits).
2) Free elementary (preschool- 6th grade) group lessons. Cost for non-members is $50 for each 5 week session.
3) Free high school and junior high drill sessions. Cost for non-members is $10 for each 1 hour session.
4) Free ball machine rental (nonmember rate is $10 per hour).
Pickleball membership: all pickleball sessions are free for pickleball members (nonmember rate is $5 per session).
Our staff and board members encourage you to consider becoming a yearly member.
The VITPC has a limited number of 1 year junior membership scholarships ($200 value) available. Applicants (kids age 10-18 are eligible) are required to fill out the scholarship application and submit a letter of recommendation from a tennis coach or teacher. Scholarships will be awarded based on the quality of the application. The VITPC board will award the scholarships.
Congratulations to Cody Hedin and Sydnee Harwood for being awarded 1 year junior membership scholarships!
VITPC Scholarship Application
Name _____________________________________ Age________
Address __________________________________ City_______________
Parent or Guardian Name_______________________________________
Phone(if different from applicant’s phone)________________________
Applicants should write an answer to the following question:
What is the most important thing I have learned from participating in tennis? Your answer should be about 100 words written (or typed) on a separate sheet of paper.
Please return this application, your answer to the question, and the letter of recommendation to the club. If you wish, you can mail the application to:
Scholarship c/o Jim Prittinen,
1028 1st St S,
Virginia MN 55792
Or email the application to firstname.lastname@example.org .
If you would like your child to develop tennis skills this winter, please consider purchasing a one-year junior membership at our indoor club. Cost of this one year membership is $225. Yearly members receive these benefits:
1) free unlimited use of the indoor tennis courts
2) free drill sessions for students in grades 7-12. These sessions are $10 per session for non members.
3) free group lessons. Each session of group lessons runs for five weeks, with a 1 hour lesson each week. Cost per session is $50 for nonmembers (but free for members). We will offer one fall session, two winter sessions, and one spring session. Again, these lessons are included with a 1 year membership.
If you are interested in purchasing a membership, please call the club at 742-3429 and ask for Jim. We do accept credit cards for the 1 year membership. We also have a family membership option. All of the benefits listed above are included with the family membership. The staff at the VIPTC is working hard to provide opportunities for players of all ages to play and learn tennis. A yearly membership will provide your child with a great opportunity to improve his or her tennis skills.
Lessons begin Tues. Jan. 9th and end Thurs. Feb. 8th (5 week session).
Cost for group lessons is $50 per player (non-member) but free for yearly members.
Private lessons are also available. Cost is $45 an hour for nonmembers and $30 an hour for members. They may be scheduled by calling the club at 742-3429.
Pre school (ages 4 and 5): Friday 10:15-11:00am
Tiny Tots (Grade 2 and younger): Tuesday 6:00-6:45pm
Grades 3,4: Tuesday 7-8pm
Grades 5,6: Thursday 7-8pm.
Drill sessions: Drill sessions are free for yearly members and $10 per session for nonmembers. All drills are for players in grades 7 through 12.
Tuesday 4-5pm: Supervised play
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