1 Ashford Drive, Midstream College, Midstream Estate, Olifantsfontein, 1692, 081 554 8777, admin@jlstennisacademy.com

Want to learn tennis? Tennis is the BEST FIRST SPORT for any child to play, it develops the most skills and can be played almost forever.

Tennis is a place for people to meet each other and interact in a healthy way. Tennis brings families closer together and assists youngsters to develop critical thinking skills.

Don’t you think it is time to enrol your youngster at JL’s Tennis Academy?

JL’s Tennis Academy was founded by John-Laffnie (JL) de Jager who is an ex-professional player as well as a current ATP and WTA coach.

The programme focuses on a well-balanced, pre-determined, skill-specific development course for players to ensure they have fun and learn the basics from an early age. The lessons are R1025 per term with an R150 registration fee.

For more info about the Terms and Conditions when joining JL’s Tennis Academy please review the contract. When you sign up for tennis lessons please complete the document and return it to us.


You can either wait for the invoice or you can make the first payment by selecting the products below and making the payment on the online store.

All the accounts will receive a pro-rata fee when players start somewhere during the term. If the payment was made with the online store then please wait for the next term to receive the pro-rata fee on the following invoice.


Currently, the programs run Tuesdays from 14:00 – 15:00 (14:15-14:45) at Midstream Ridge Sports Centre and Thursdays from 14:00 – 15:00 (14:15-14:45) at Midstream College Preschool. The lesson is a 30min lesson and we are able to gather the players at the respective preschools at 14:00 and return them at 15:00 again.

We are in the process of adding Mondays and Wednesdays to the program as the need arises.

The below item is for 1 lesson per week.


Caleb van Wijk

TSA Playtennis Trainer


Kyle Gerber

TSA Instructor