The Bailey Method 4-day Intensive Footwork & Movement Clinics are highly customized, personalized programs, for just 1 - 4 players, working on court with Dave Bailey. The program commences with a personal analysis of each player's movement on court and then the training is tailored to the player's individual strengths and developmental needs. The program concludes with a video analysis and a comprehensive written report to take home for use in ongoing training.
As of January 2022, training takes place at the USTA National Campus in Orlando. With nearly 100 tennis courts spread across 64 magnificent acres, the USTA National Campus offers unparalleled facilities for players of all levels. The Campus is located in Lake Nona, just 20 min from the Orlando International Airport, 30 min from Downtown and just 25 min from Disney World and Universal Studio’s. Nearby, there is accommodation of every standard, plenty of restaurants, cafes and retail stores .
In the Level 1 Clinic players learn the fundamentals of great tennis footwork and movement, and the Golden 12 Contact Moves of tennis. Players immediately start discovering and developing their own movement and footwork strengths on the court.
Every Level 1 Intensive Footwork & Movement Clinic includes:
Sample Clinic Schedule:
The 5R's and Completing the Circle
Attacking Footwork (4 Contact Moves)
Rallying Moves (build & counter attack – 4 Contact Moves)
Defensive Moves (4 Contact Moves)
Bringing it all together and ranking the Contact Moves to find your greatest match-play weapons.
Individual video assessment and comprehensive written assessment report (scroll down to see samples).
Example of Daily Schedule (morning session):
8.00am – 8.30am (30mins): Video Presentation, Warm Up and Shadow Drills
8.30am – 10.30am (120 mins): On–Court Footwork & Movement Teaching Progressions & Drills
10.30am – 11.30am (60min): Rest & Lunch break
11.30am – 12.15pm (45 min): Serve Sharpshooter
12.15pm – 1.00pm (45 min): On–Court Footwork & Movement Teaching Progressions & Drills
Each day is a 5 hr commitment (inc. meal / rest break). When booking your Clinic, timing can be adjusted to suit any other commitments or activities (such as visiting any one of the world class theme parks and attractions!) that you have planned whilst in Orlando.
Training takes place at the:
USTA National Campus
10000 USTA Blvd,
Orlando, FL 32827, United States
1 Player (private 1:1 training) = US$ 2200
2 Players (semi-private training) = US$ 1200 per player
3 Players (semi-private training) = US$ 870 per player
4 Players (semi-private training) = US$ 700 per player
Included in the fee is:
Ultimately, the Bailey Method offers a series of four Intensive Footwork and Movement Clinics that are ideally conducted over a 12-18 mth period and become increasingly personalized in developing and polishing a players strengths, building their tournament Playbooks and honing their ability to fluidly strategize under tournament conditions.
Level 1: Footwork Fundamentals
Level 2: Strategy & Tactics
Level 3: Patterns of Play
Level 4: Creating a Personalized Playbook heck out this great video
In addition to taking one of our great footwork and movement programs, you can also*:-
(*additional fees apply)
And of course if you're visiting Orlando, well where shall we begin.... Theme Parks, Restaurants, Shopping, Arts Districts, Festivals & Markets.... oh, and more Theme Parks!
Sample Video Analysis - Rally Contact Moves
(go to 1:10 to see assessment)
"My son had a great summer at both the Clay and Hard Court Tournaments. The coaches really liked his play and he received multiple college offers - including an offer from his 1st choice (which he has accepted!)
Many thanks to you, Dave, and your outstanding program!"
Player Parent, Wisconsin, USA