The Fulton Tennis lesson league is now open for registration. Participants will be taught how to play tennis and then given the opportunity to apply what they have learned in a match situation
Tennis strokes and strategies will be taught and then players of similar abilities will be matched up for supervised match play. Participants can register for one or two sessions. However, classes will need at least six players to hold a session.
Session 1 for ages 12 and under will be 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., ages 16 and under will be 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., and adult beginners will be 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Lessons begin and will run for the first session June 26, June 28, July 3 and July 5 (rain date). Session 2 for ages 12 and under will be 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., ages 16 and under will be 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., and adult beginners will be 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Lessons will begin July 17, 19, 24, 26 (rain date).
Those interested may request registration forms by emailing email@example.com (write tennis registration in subject line) or call Joann Cavalier at the City of Fulton Department of Parks & Recreation at 598-3593.
Registration forms may also be picked up at the Municipal Building, 141 S. First St., Fulton, at the City Clerk’s Office; or by contacting Matt Goodnough at 342-9238 or 593-5406 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Return both forms in person or by mail to the same address as Joann Cavalier, Parks & Recreation Office. (Checks to be made out to the City of Fulton)
Goodnough is the boys and girls varsity tennis coach at G. Ray Bodley High School in Fulton. He is the Class A Tournament director for the Boy’s Section III Tournament. He has been coaching varsity tennis and running community tennis camps, leagues and tournaments for over 15 years.