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McCallie Camp Pre-Screening & Waiver: MUST BRING TO CAMP

McCallie Summer Camps REVISED Procedures

Daily Schedule; including drop-off and pick-up times and locations

CAMPERS ARE REQUIRED TO RECORD THEIR TEMPERATURES ON THE FORM THAT WILL BE POSTED ON THE COVID-19 TAB AND BOTH PARENTS MUST SIGN THE HOLD McCALLIE HARMLESS WAIVER.  THE COMPLETED FORM IS REQUIRED THE FIRST DAY OF CAMP.   It is recommended that all campers self-quarantine with limited travel and contact with non-family members for 7 days prior to their session.  Please see our Protocol Grid posted under our COVID-19 tab for more details about camp procedures. No late pick-up, aftercare, swimming in "Lake" or Gameroom.

Drop off 8-9am Voges Indoor Tennis Center.  Pick up at 12-noon or 3pm  same location. No swimming, no after-care.

New dates: Weeks of June 22, 29, July 6, 13,20 & 27.

McCallie Tennis Camp provides campers a week of tennis fun and learning. Players of all abilities will improve their skills and gain confidence. Campers can choose to attend one session or all summer.Lunch for All Day Tennis provided by the Director, you may also send your camper with their own lunch if you prefer.  They have a refrigerator in the Tennis Center.

Monday-Pizza(cheese and pepperoni)

Tuesday-Turkey Sandwiches

Wednesday-Fried Chicken sandwiches

Thursday-Pizza(cheese and pepperoni)

Friday-Ham Sandwiches

Technique, strategy, and conditioning will be covered. All sessions are divided according to skill level and age.  In the full day Tennis Camp a nutritious lunch CANCELLED, a camp T-shirt, early drop-off, an after-camp swim in the McCallie “Lake” CANCELLED , and secondary insurance coverage are included at no extra cost.  Half-day sessions are also available.

Thanks to donations from McCallie Parents and Alumni, the Strang Voges Tennis Center has recently installed The SmartCourt system which is at the cutting edge of tennis instruction. This system allows players to view their strokes and statistics, providing immediate feedback. The SmartCourt system uses a series of nine cameras and PlaySight software to track, tag, and record all player and ball movement.

Camp Details:

What to bring: Tennis Racquet if you have one, swim wear and towel if staying full day or attending the afternoon Tennis Camp 12-3, sunscreen, hat. Wear regular shorts and t-shirt.

To register for Tennis Clinics or private lessons contact Eric Voges: EVoges@mccallie.org

CANCELLED High School Clinic meets Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays 9-12. Then on Thursdays they stay for lunch and play matches til 3. Cost is $200 per week. (Register online)

About the Director

Eric Voges, Varsity Tennis Coach and Summer Camp Director.

Eric Voges has been at McCallie for 32 years as the varsity tennis coach and summer camp director.  He is now the Director of Tennis Operations. He played collegiate tennis at the University of Tennessee. McCallie has produced many top ranked junior, collegiate, and pro players. Coach Voges has completed two High Performance USTA Coaching Programs, coached Intersectionals, Zonals, and Junior Davis Cup for the Southern and Tennessee Tennis Associations, served on the USTA National Youth and Competition Committee, and has chaired the Southern Tennis Association High Performance Committee. He has been chosen High School Coach of the Year by Southern Professional Tennis Association and has won the Chattanooga Area High School Coach of the Year numerous times.

McCallie Players have attended and played at fine colleges and universities such as Cornell, Dartmouth, Georgia Tech, Vanderbilt, Clemson, Virginia, Tennessee, Arkansas, Alabama, Kentucky, Southern California, North Carolina State, and many others. McCallie students are prepared for the rigors of college studies and collegiate tennis.

Congrats to Director of Tennis Operations Eric Voges ’81 on his induction into the Tennessee Tennis Hall of Fame. Voges is the third Blue Tornado coach to earn this honor, joining John Strang and G. Turner Howard ’65.

TSSAA State Team Champions: 2019, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 1994, 1991, 1977, 1976.

There is a non-refundable $25 deposit to register for all Day Camps.

Please let us know if your plans change and your child will not be attending camp so we can give the spot to another child.

A non-refundable $25 registration fee is included in the deposit. (This registration fee applies to the camp fee.) The remaining balance is due and will be charged to your method of payment 10 days before the session begins.