Tennis

Summit Programs

The Summit Tennis Center offers four spacious and well-lit indoor courts for play and instruction in a controlled environment year-round. Courts are open during regular Summit hours throughout the year. Courts are available by reservation.  For court reservations, call 751-4100 or book online.

Meet the Tennis Pros

Tennis at The Summit Medical Fitness Center

Take your game to the next level with the assistance of our experienced and USPTA-certified teaching professionals, offering private, semi-private and group lessons.

Jimmy Cripe - Jimmy was a state champion all-American singles player for Whitefish High School, winning titles in 1988-89. He went on to play collegiate tennis for Montana State University for four years. Jimmy has been teaching tennis in Montana for 17 years and has been a certified teaching professional for 10 years. Contact Jimmy at jcripe@krmc.org

Clifford Schimpff - Cliff played singles for Gainesville High School in Florida, then was a college singles player for the University of Florida and Montana State University. He has taught tennis for 25 years, in Florida, Connecticut, New York and Montana, and has been certified by the USPTA for 20 years. Contact Cliff at cschimpff@krmc.org

Travis Cattron - Travis has been certified by the USPTA for five years. Contact Travis at tcattron@krmc.org.

For questions about lessons or other information, call the tennis center at 751-4518.

Private Lessons

Lesson Member    Non-Member    
1/2 Hour   $35/person $50/person
1 Hour $55/person $70/person
   1-1/2 Hour    $80/person  $95/person

Semi Private Lessons

    Lesson           Member            Non-Member     
1/2 Hour $25/person $40/person
1 Hour $35/person $50/person
  1-1/2 Hour   $50/person $65/person

Group Lessons

3 people / instructor
     Lesson        Member Non-Member
1 Hour $30/person $45/person
   1-1/2 Hours     $35/person $50/person
     
4 or more people / instructor
Lesson Member      Non-Member       
1 Hour $25/person $40/person
1-1/2 Hours $30/person $45/person
     
Junior Clinics    
Member    Non-Member    
$25/person $40/person  

Court Fees

Courts are available by reservation.  For court reservations, call 751-4100 or book online
Summit Member  1 hour 1 1/2 hours  2 hours 
Singles $8.00/person $12.00/person $16.00/person
Doubles $4.00/person $6.00/person $8.00/person
3 People $5.37/person $8.00/person $10.75/person
Ball Machine ($10 + court time, 1 hour min) $26.00/person $34.00/person $42.00/person
Non-Member  1 hour 1 1/2 hours  2 hours 
Singles $18.00/person $27.00/person $36.00/person
Doubles $9.00/person $13.50/person $18.00/person
3 People $12.00/person $18.00/person $24.00/person

Ball Machine ($16 + court time, 1 hour min)

$52.00/person $70.00/person $88.00/person

Ball Machine

Our high-tech ball machine, The Playmate, is situated behind court 4. Remote control and instruction book are attached. Reservations are made with the front desk. The charge is court time plus $10 for members and $16 for non-members. Please pick up all balls and use the sweeper at the end of your session.

Court Reservation Policies

1. Use of tennis courts requires an additional fee to regular Summit membership dues. Member and non-member rates apply. Non-member court reservation fee includes full access to The Summit.
2. Court reservations must be made with the front desk, 751-4100 or online. Please limit the number of players to four per court. Member hosts must provide additional players names or populate online from the buddy list. Lessons are available and can be scheduled with the tennis pro's at the tennis center, 751- 4518.
3. Member court fees may be charged to your member account or paid by check, cash, or credit card. Non-members and temporary members are required to prepay for court time and lessons at the time of booking and must have a credit card on file to secure their reservation.
4. Members please check in at the front desk using your membership card. Non-members please check in and sign in at the front desk. Get court assignments from the front desk at time of check-in.
5. Members may reserve a court up to 72 hours in advance. Advance notice of 24 hours is required to cancel a reserved court or lesson at no cost. Non-members may reserve a court 24 hours in advance.