From our friends at Pensacola Sports Association:
Contact: Liz Hamrick
Racquet Round-Up Dates Announced
Free Tennis Clinics Offered at Five Locations
The Pensacola Sports Association (PSA) is pleased to announce the dates and locations for the 2013 Pensacola Racquet Round Up, a series of free tennis clinics for area youth.
June 3-5 – Roger Scott Tennis Center – Ages 6-8 (8 a.m. to 10a.m.) and 9-12 (10 a.m. to noon)
June 14 – University of West Florida Tennis Courts (New this year) – Ages 6-8 (8 a.m. to 10a.m.) and 9-12 (10 a.m. to noon)
June 26 – Hollice T. Williams Park (Under I-110) – Ages 6-8 (8 a.m. to 10a.m.) and 9-12 (10 a.m. to noon)
July 25-26 – Gulf Breeze Rec Center – Ages 6-8 (8 a.m. to 10a.m.) and 9-12 (10 a.m. to noon)
July 29 – Naval Air Station Pensacola Tennis Courts (New this year) – Ages 6-8 (8 a.m. to 10a.m.) and 9-12 (10 a.m. to noon)
Any kids ages 6-12 are invited to attend the free clinics. All skill levels are welcome. The clinics are intended to introduce the game to tennis in a fun, relaxed, and learning environment. Area tennis professionals will lead the instruction.
Participants are encouraged to bring their own rackets, appropriate tennis shoes and clothes, water bottle, and sun screen. In the event a child does not have a racquet, free racquets will be available to use during the clinic.
Parents can register their children several ways including online at www.pensacolasports.com or by visiting their local tennis centers and pro shops and filling out a paper form.
Great local sponsors, which provide a free gift and free instruction for the participants, include the PSA Foundation, Logo Motion, Whataburger, Youth Tennis Foundation of Florida, Greater Pensacola Junior Tennis Association, Get A Grip, Greater Pensacola Tennis Association, City of Pensacola, City of Gulf Breeze, Chick-fil-A, and Wendy’s.
About the Pensacola Sports Association: The PSA is one of the oldest sports associations/commissions in the United States, beginning in 1954. Today the PSA manages or assists in numerous events a year throughout the Escambia, Santa Rosa, and Okaloosa county areas. Events include a high school all-star series, flag football, 5K-15K runs, marathons, triathlons, bicycle races, collegiate national championships, and annual awards and scholarships banquets to name a few. The PSA is dedicated to building a better community through sports.
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