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Body First Tennis- #tennisMHK

We are dedicated to fostering a vibrant tennis community in Manhattan and the Flint Hills area. As Manhattan’s longest-running indoor tennis facility, we strive to create an inclusive environment where individuals and families can enjoy the sport. Our comprehensive range of tennis programs caters to all skill levels, providing opportunities for players to gauge their progress and enhance their abilities. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just picking up a racket for the first time, Body First is here to support your tennis journey with expert instruction and a welcoming atmosphere for everyone. Join us and discover the joy of tennis at Body First!

Programs we offer: Private lessons, Adult Drills, Beginner and Intermediate Clinics, Junior Tennis Programs, Recreational level adult match play, and other tennis events.

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Director of Tennis

Olga Shaw is a USPTA ELITE certified Tennis Professional with 15 years of experience in tennis coaching. Olga has a B.S. degree in Psychology and an M.S. degree in College Student Development from Kansas State University. Additionally, she is a former student-athlete and assistant women’s tennis coach at Kansas State University. Olga’s passion lies in helping her clients use tennis as a means to stay active throughout their lives. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of working with players of all levels, ranging from recreational to NCAA D1 All-American players. In her free time, she enjoys being active, spending time with her family, and attending K-State events.

CONTACT INFORMATION: oshawtennis@gmail.com or (785) 587-8300

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Tennis Court Fees


Basic Members ($10) and Legacy Members (free court time).

Call us to enquire about our affordable membership prices.

Court Reservation and Non Member Policies

Private Lessons

During our private sessions, you’ll benefit from personalized instruction, tailored to your specific needs.

30 minutes: $40 (member price: $30)
45 minutes: $65 (member price: $52)
60 minutes: $80 (member price: $60)

Package discounts available.

Semi-Private Lessons

Join forces for a semi-private lesson tailored to two individuals, where camaraderie amplifies the enjoyment of the game.

30 minutes: $20 (member price: $16)
45 minutes: $30 (member price: $24)
60 minutes: $40 (member price: $32)

Package discounts available.

We also offer small group lessons, adult tennis drills, beginner and intermediate classes, and of course YOUTH TENNIS PROGRAMMING. For more information, please contact our front desk or Olga Shaw.

Spring Break 2024 Youth Tennis Camp

Join us for fun and exciting spring break youth camp and teenage clinic.

Winter Holiday 2023 Junior Tennis Clinics

Join us for fun and exciting Christmas and New Year themed youth tennis clinics on December 21 and/or December 28.

Give Tennis a Try- Back to School 2023

Looking for an exciting and engaging activity for kids between the ages of 6 -17 years old? Look no further than the Body First Give Tennis a Try program. Perfect for introducing kids to the fun of the game without any competitive pressure. It serves as the perfect appetizer for our upcoming Body First Junior Tennis clinics.

COME TRY OUT Olga’s new Adult Tennis Drills

3.5-4.5 Adult Players are invited to join Olga for Adult Tennis Drills on August 10th @ 6:30 PM.

Tennis and Tacos July 2023

Life is better with Tacos and Tennis!   For all our tennis loving members and we’re excited to share some exciting news…

Youth Events-Spring 2022

This spring Body First is excite to offer Youth Fun Nights and Youth Open Gyms. No membership required! Youth Fun Nights ¬†April…


  • Reservations are based on availability.
  • Court demand may limit maximum use to one session per individual and two sessions per day per family.
    Reservations will be limited to a maximum of 90 minutes.
  • Additional court time will be on an availability basis and at the discretion of the Body First Staff. When reserving a court, you may only reserve for your party.
  • Players who do not claim their reserved court within 15 minutes will forfeit the reservation and the court will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Lessons are not considered court reservations. Late lesson cancellations shall warrant an automatic charge for the lesson.
  • Basic Members: can reserve courts up 2 days in advance
  • Sports and Legacy Members: can reserve courts up to 7 days in advance

Court Cancellation Policy

  • Court times should be canceled at least twelve hours in advance on the day of play, to allow for re-booking.
  • Body First reserves the right to charge a $10 cancellation fee for any court not canceled 12 hours prior to court time.
  • Body First reserves the right to revoke reservation privileges for repeat late cancellation offenders.

Ball Machine Policy

  • Ball Machine may only be used on court 3.
  • Ball machine users must be courteous of players on other courts
  • After ball machine use, all balls must be picked up and the ball machine returned to the proper storage area.