Two Great Junior Summer Programs at Newk’s!

Two Great Junior Summer Programs at Newk’s!

The Newcombe Tennis Academy in New Braunfels, Texas, is offering 2 great programs for junior players this summer; its Summer Academy and Junior Tennis Camps!

Newk’s Summer academy

The Newcombe Tennis Academy, a TEAM-FAMILY-TEAM, is more than just a training ground for dedicated and talented young tennis players. It is a family of players, professionals and mentors, unlimited in their goals, that becomes one unified team striving for excellence!

Newk’s is a home away from home, where building strong bodies and strong values are at the heart of our game. The professional staff longs to develop the entire person, not just the player. The Academy offers a year-round option or summer academy, using every aspect of tennis training to develop a player’s full potential with strong emphasis on match play, high-level fitness and tournament competition. The program is designed to accommodate any level tournament tennis players. 

Why Train at Newk’s Summer Tennis Academy? 

  • The Summer Academy program requires players to attend at least three of the ten weeks to ensure he or she experiences the ultimate academy training environment!
  • The program is designed to accommodate any level tournament player and is customized based on a player’s age and ability.
  • While training at the Academy, each player will participate in daily fitness and weights, and intense daily match play sessions specific to improving tournament play.
  • The Summer Academy Coaches are the same professionals that work with our year-round Academy. Coaches help players attain the knowledge and skills vital to take their game to the next level, whether they are a Middle School, High School, National or ITF players! For over 35 years, the Academy has helped thousands of players achieve their competitive goals!
  • The Academy professionals travel to tournaments with players to observe them in the heat of battle, and then return to the Ranch to analyze strengths and weakness.
  • Short and long-term goals are set with each player. There is an emphasis on confidence, mental toughness, a strong work ethic and teamwork to succeed as a player on and off the court.
  • Newk’s Tennis Academy is a year-round tennis academy. Tennis is in its life blood! Staff and coaches sleep, eat and breathe tennis 365 days a year.


The John Newcombe Tennis Ranch junior tennis camp welcomes players from ages 8 to 18. Players of all levels; beginners and recreational to competitive and advanced, are encouraged to join the team for a week or several weeks of complete tennis fun. The camp staff is experienced in working with young players, from beginners to national champions. With over 40 years of experience running junior camps, providing quality instruction and personal attention to each and every camper’s needs are central to the camp program. Campers come to improve, make lifelong friends, have fun and immerse themselves in the “team-family-team” atmosphere! The team of professionals, led by Academy Director Phil Hendrie, are trained to improve and inspire all players. Campers are provided with a safe and healthy environment for soaking up intensive tennis and an international cultural experience.

Why Newk’s Tennis Camp?

  • Newk’s staff eat, sleep and breathe tennis 365 days of the year. It is the team’s business to run tennis camps year-round!
  • The Tennis Camp can customize the program for each camper by age and level of play. Beginners will learn the basics of the game, while top players will train tough with intense on-court fitness sessions to get tournament ready!
  • 1:5/6 Coach to Camper ratio.
  • 5 to 6 hours of instruction per day.
  • Matchplay is critical to improving a tennis camper’s game. We dedicate certain days to tournament play including singles, doubles and practice matches.
  • The coaching staff include our year-round professional staff as well as top collegiate players. The coaches are trained to recognize that they are dealing with the most important people in your lives. At Newk’s Tennis Camp, your camper will not be a number. Our focus is the person not just the player! Our court leaders return year after year to carry on our camp tradition!
  • Newk’s Tennis Camp is unique to other tennis camps. On the courts, the tennis is intense, and the coaching is highly motivational. Off the courts, it is a true camp experience; activities include our very popular team competitions, soccer, swim parties, dances, talent shows, water park excursions and more awesome camp fun! It is truly a week of a lifetime!
  • With a 40+ year legacy of being recognized as one of the best tennis camps in the world, Newk’s has helped thousands of players excel, from Sectional to National, JV to Varsity and HS to Collegiate!

 For more information or to sign up for either summer junior program, click here.