We offer many ways for adults to play year-round at our premier St. Paul tennis facility, and tennis drills are among our most popular offerings. 

Beginner Drills. Match-play. Stroke clinics. Senior tennis drills. Continuing tennis education takes many forms at The Fort, and it's all led by some of the best Minnesota tennis coaches around. 

We've got drills to work with any schedule! Morning, afternoon or evening, The Fort coaches will help you take your game to the next level. Check out drill descriptions and times below.

Questions? Give us a call: 612.252.8367 ext. 100 or email Tennis Director Robin Coverdale at robin@fwtec.org

Indoor Schedule

View PDF schedule here

9:30 - 11am - 2.5 Drill
12:30 - 2pm - 3.5 Drill                                                       12:30 - 2pm - 3.0 In-House Doubles
7:30 - 9pm - 3.5 Man Mondays

11 - 12:30pm - 3.0 Drill
12:30 - 2pm- 4.0 Drill                                                       12:30 - 2pm- 4.5 Drill  Must have a current USTA 4.5 rating or approval from Robin to attend
2 - 3:30pm - Senior Drill
7 - 8:30pm - 3.0/3.5 Women’s Drill

11 - 12:30pm - 4.0+ Drill
12:30 - 2pm - 3.5+ Drill
7:30 - 9:00pm - 3.5 Drill                                                     

8:30 - 9:30am - Stroke Drill                                             

8 - 9:00am - Beginner Drill
9 - 10:30am - 4.0+ Drill
10:30 - 12pm - 3.0/3.5 Drill


1 hour drill: $16 ($24 for non-members)
1.5 hour drill: $24 ($32 for non-members)
Tuesday Senior Drill $13


Call the front desk to register at (612) 252-8367 x 100. Registration opens one week in advance for patrons. Non-patrons can reserve a spot 48 hours in advance. The Fort reserves the right to cancel drills if there is low enrollment; registered players will be notified if that is the case.


Patrons must have a credit card on file; if you do not have a card on file, you must pre-pay at the time of registration. Non-patrons must pay over the phone at the time of signing up for drills.

Drill cancellations due to inclement weather will be decided ONE HOUR before drill time: check our Facebook page or our website for updates.

We require a 24-hour notice of cancellation, or you will be charged for the drill. If you have pre-paid and cancel outside of 24 hours you will be credited for your drill.

You can check our class cancellations page or our Facebook page for current updates.