Whether you're a beginner or a pro, we've got classes and competitions to help you improve your game. We offer a comprehensive and professionally run program that will greatly enhance your ability and enjoyment of the game of tennis.


Perfect Your Strokes

We offer a comprehensive and professionally run program that will greatly enhance your ability and enjoyment of the game of tennis. Both children and adults can benefit from the expertise of our USPTA (United States Professional Tennis Association) certified staff, who approach each program with a commitment to maintain a high level of involvement from all participants.


In accordance with San Mateo County’s restrictions (social distancing, capacity limitations, etc.), use of the Tennis Courts will be by reservation only.

Tennis court reservations are 30, 60, & 90 minute time slots to allow more opportunities for members to play.


Youth Tennis Pilot

Our Tennis centered youth fitness classes are packed full of movement, games, and age-appropriate drills and skills fundamentals designed to improve health, balance, coordination, and technique. Your child will have a blast as they engage with their peers and are encouraged by our certified instructors.


  • ​Tuesdays April 12 - May 3rd​

    • 4pm (ages 8-10)​

  • Thursdays April 14 - May 5th

    • 4pm (ages 5-7)​


  • $100/Session - Members

  • $115/Session - Non-Members

New to the Center? Create an account here.

Center Members, follow these steps to add your child to your account. 

Contact Dawn, Youth Fitness Coordinator, at for more information.



Tennis private lessons are currently available to active, full members only. 

For questions and to learn more, email Dawn at, with your name, email and phone number.


Francisco "Paco" Lopez

About our Instructor:

​Francisco "Paco" Lopez grew up in East Palo Alto and discovered his passion for tennis while an EPATT student. During his freshman year at Sequoia High School, Paco won the Pacific Athletic League’s doubles title with fellow Sequoia freshman and now EPATT tennis instructor Julio Hermosillo. (Paco and Julio were the only freshmen who qualified to play the tournament!)

Paco, a certified USPTA tennis coach since 2005, has helped build quality youth tennis programs at various Bay Area clubs and junior training academies. He is a patient and effective teacher who excels at finding creative strategies to help students improve their on-court skills and techniques.


Hilary Somers

About our Instructor:

  • 17th year Head Coach of USF Women’s Tennis Team

  • Led USF to a Division I national ranking of 39th & coached individual players to the NCAA championship tournament. 

  • West Coast Conference Coach of the Year, 2003 & 2008.

  • USTA National Coach for 16’s Zonals

  • USTA NorCal Junior Fed Cup Coach, 2004

  • Masters degree in Sport Management from the USF

  • Pat Etcheberry Certification in Strength, Conditioning, and Movement in Sport

  • USTA NorCal Tennis Service Representative for 16 years, conducting trainings and implementing USTA programming

  • 1994 NCAA Tennis Champion (team), UC San Diego

  • Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship & Leadership Award for the West Region, 1994 & the Most Inspirational Player Award, 1995-1996.


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