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Tennis

Where the Tennis Pros Play

Tennis Magazine and Tennis Resorts Online rated the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club a “Top Tennis Resort.” Who are we to argue? Mixers, game matching, clinics—however you slice it, there are plenty of ways to make the most of your getaway.

Tournaments

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Academy Tennis

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Pickleball

Friendly matches and social play sessions that create lasting connections and memories on the court.

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Tennis Rules

The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club offers 14 championship tennis courts, all lighted for evening play. Members and registered hotel guests can use the courts free of charge.

The following rules and regulations are for the benefit and protection of all players:

  • Players with court reservations are expected to keep their reservations and not be on a waitlist for another court.
  • Prior approval is required for any round-robin play.
  • Adults have priority over juniors, except for special junior activities or events. Juniors may be assigned courts by tennis department staff for these purposes.
  • All players must wear proper tennis attire. Swimsuits, cutoffs, sports bras, and jeans are not permitted. All players must wear shirts.
  • All players are required to wear tennis shoes with non-marking soles. Bare feet, sandals, and street shoes are prohibited on the courts.
  • Strollers are not permitted on the tennis courts.

The following are reasons for dismissal from the courts:

  • Disregard for Court Rules and Social Distancing Guidelines
  • Cell phone usage
  • Smoking
  • No glass drinks of any kind
  • Unsportsmanlike conduct, including profanity or racket throwing
  • Improper attire or improperly soled shoes
  • Inappropriate behavior towards Club staff or other members and guests

We ask that everyone be respectful and not congregate around the courts. Please arrive only shortly before the reserved court time and leave the area immediately afterward.

Courts can now be reserved online with Court Reserve.

  1. Login
  2. Click on Reservations
  3. Click on Reservable Courts
  4. Choose the day and time you wish to play.
    • Singles: 1-hour max time.
    • Doubles: 1.5 hours max time.
    • You may only book one day in advance, starting at 8:00 a.m. each day.
  5. Select singles or doubles.
  6. You may add additional players if you want, but you do not need to. To reserve and complete your reservation, you must make sure all fields with an * are filled.

Please contact our Tennis Department at 858.551.4680 or Tennis@LJBTC.com for assistance with court reservations or additional information.

Our Staff

Conan Lorenzo

Director of Tennis

Education

B.A., Washington State University

Certifications

USTA High Performance Development Coach, USTA Safe Play Certified, Certified Sport Science Coach, USPTA P1, Master Racket Technician, Certified USTA Umpire and CPR certified

Playing History

Two-time Washington State High School champion, singles and doubles; Member of Division 1 Men’s Washington State University tennis team

Areas of Specialization

Junior Academy Director, junior development, advanced stroke biomechanics, pattern play, percentage tennis and fitness training

Teaching Philosophy:

Become the best person possible, on and off the court, and turning into a great tennis player will follow.

With Us Since

2006

Conan Lorenzo is the Club’s Director of Tennis, bringing more than 10 years of professional expertise in the tennis industry. In April of 2019, Conan was the recipient of the Janet Louer Junior Team Tennis National Organizer of the Year. Conan’s former experience includes five years as the Director of Junior Programs at the George Barnes Junior Tennis Center in San Diego and coaching USA Team Tennis teams, leading four teams to sectionals. Additionally, he coached and managed the Club’s World Team Tennis team, leading two teams to the national championship with both winning first place. He also spent two years as an Assistant Pro and Master Racket Stringer at the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club from 2000 to 2002, as well as four years as the Head Pro at the Sammamish Club in Seattle, Washington from 1998 to 2000. Conan is a graduate of Washington State University, where he spent four years on the school’s NCAA tennis team. He is also a USPTA P-1 Certified pro and an official umpire and lines person. He has been frequently published in Racket Tech Magazine,Tennis Magazine & Advantage Magazine.

Contact

CLorenzo@LJBTC.com

858.551.4605.

Watch Conan teach in the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club’s Tennis Tips videos.

Brook Deming

Education

Rutgers University

Certifications

USPTA Certified, USTA Safe Play Certified, Certified Personal Fitness Trainer

Playing History

Member of Division 1 Rutgers University Men’s Team. Named Captain and MVP senior year.

Areas of Specialization

Junior development, personal training, and private lessons

Teaching Philosophy
With Us Since:

2007

Contact

Tennis@LJBTC.com

858.551.4680

Doug Fitzgerald

Education

Western Michigan University

Certifications

USTA Certified Official, USTA Safe Play Certified, Referee since 1969

Playing History

Navy Tennis Team, 1966-69. Ranked Top 5 in SoCal—Men’s 50 Doubles, 2000.

With us Since

2013

Contact

DFitzgerald@LJBTC.com

858.551.4638.

Max Weishan

Education

B.S. in Psychology, University of Arizona; Currently at San Diego State University for a M.A. in Education with a Concentration in Counseling

Certifications

USPTA Certified, USTA Safe Play Certified

Playing History

Top-ranked junior player in Southern California, #1 Varsity singles from 2009-2012 at Serra High School, Alumni from the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club Elite Academy, Manager for the Division I NCAA Men’s tennis team at Arizona from 2012-2016, working and training with top-level, international college players, active Open-level USTA tournament player, and competing in the BNP Paribas Indian Wells Pre-Qualifying tournament in addition to ITF events.

Areas of Specialization

Player Development, Junior Development

Teaching Philosophy:

Results don’t come to those who seek them; results come to those who seek improvement.

With Us Since

2015

Contact

Tennis@LJBTC.com or 858.551.4680.

Steve Phifer

Education

Pima Community College, Grossmont College

Certifications

USPTA certified, USTA Safe Play Certified

Playing History

2011 High School Conference Player of the Year, League Champion, finished in the top 62 out of 2000 in Southern California, Grossmont College #1 and singles and doubles player.

Areas of Specialization

Player Development, Junior Development

With Us Since

2015

Contact

Tennis@LJBTC.com or 858.551.4680.

Drake Peiper

Certifications

 CPR Certified, Safeplay Certified and currently working on USPTA Certification 2000 hour training course

Playing History

La Jolla High School Graduate #1 Doubles and CIF participant. He also worked for the Men’s UCLA Tennis Team Summer Camps and was a member of the Beach Club program growing up. Drake is our lead ball kid organizer for the Pacific Coast Doubles, May National Hard Courts, and the December National Hard Courts. 

Areas of Specialization

Junior development and clinics for all levels

Teaching Philosophy:

 “Always believe in yourself and never give up because you don’t know what success could be right around the corner” – Jamie Hampton

With Us Since

2021

Contact

Tennis@LJBTC.com or 858.551.4680.

Sidney Lowry

Education

B.S. in Biology, Westmont College

Certifications

Safe Play Certified, USPTA Certified

Playing History

Ranked #6 in Oregon as a junior tournament player. 2018-2022 #1 & #2 Doubles and #2 & #3 Singles at Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA.

Areas of Specialization

Junior Development, clinics for all levels and ages, on and off-court fitness

Teaching Philosophy:

 To help players see and reach their potential by always giving the maximum effort and hard work.

With Us Since

2022

Contact

Tennis@LJBTC.com or 858.551.4680.

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