Tennis at James River Country Club

At James River Country Club there is something for everyone.

The tennis facility is adjacent to the golf course, making a nice peaceful place to get away to enjoy competition or a friendly match. Lessons and clinics are available from the tennis professional. Leagues and associations take place throughout the year and are enjoyed by players of all skill levels.

Our full-service Tennis Pro Shop includes:

  • Racket sales

  • Stringing

  • Lessons, clinics and camps

  • Member tournaments

  • Leagues

  • Cardio tennis

  • Mixers & social events

Tennis Programs at James River Country Club

Also, Tennis-only memberships are available at JRCC.  For more information, please contact Membership Director Jen Hicks at (757) 595-3327 or send her an e-mail:  [email protected].

  • Adult Tennis

    • No matter what your skill level, clinics and leagues are available from March through October.  We have nine courts, all clay, with two lighted championship courts.  Facilities include a tennis shop where you can purchase racquets, shoes, or have a racquet restrung.  Changing rooms with showers are available. 

      Some events include:

      • Private Lessons to take any player to next level offered by Club professional
      • Adult Leagues and Clinics offered in the evenings and Saturdays
      • Adult Mixers - once a month on Fridays
      • Competitive Tournaments - for men, women and juniors
        -  Club Championship
        -  Doubles Championship
        -  Member/Guest
      • Men's Ladder
      • Fun, Mixed Sticks Tournament (one-day tennis/golf format)
      • Opportunities for new members and beginners


      For more information, contact Membership Director Jen Hicks at (757) 595-3327, or [email protected].

  • Junior Tennis

    • Understanding the importance of a junior picking up tennis in his childhood days goes a long way in performing the correct mechanics.  The tennis club professional puts on several junior camps, clinics and a full Junior Program to help advance the interest and knowledge of the game.  The popular junior camps take place  in the summertime.  Summer camp accommodations are made to allow juniors to participate following swim team practice.

      The Junior Program is an impressive and safe program to encourage all juniors' interests in the game. 

      Some events include:
      • Spring and Fall Clinics
      • Summer Camps
      • Adult/Junior Tournaments
      • Junior Ladder Play
      • Junior Parties
      • Junior Club Championship Tournament

  • Meet the Pro

    • Brian Hogge
      Tennis Professional

      Brian has been a major part of the JRCC Tennis Program since 2003. With over eight years serving the members at James River Country Club, he has enhanced the tennis program and helped many students to achieve their goals. A native to the area, attending Gloucester High School growing up to earning a degree at Virginia Tech, Brian is well known throughout the community. Brian started his tennis profession at Kiln Creek Golf and Country Club in 1991. After completing four successful years as Director of Tennis at Kiln Creek in 2003, Brian then became  a part of JRCC. Brian loves teaching men and women of all age groups and skill levels. He also hosts several junior camps, clinics and tennis workouts to keep everyone involved throughout the year.