PLATFORM TENNIS, GET IN THE GAME
Played on a screened court, one-quarter the size of a regular tennis court, using 18-inch paddles and a spongy rubber ball, platform tennis combines tennis, squash and racquetball. Free to members. Courts may be reserved five days in advance by calling the Registration Desk at 412-741-9622.
Paddle Program Manager, Christi Hays
Christi is a certified paddle (PPTA) and tennis (USPTA and PTR) pro. In the last 40 years, she has served as the Head Racquets Professional at the Edgeworth Club, Head Racquets Professional at the Lagunitas (CA) Country Club and racquets instructor at the Allegheny Country Club. Christi was awarded the first ever “WPPTA Lifetime Achievement Award” in May 2007 by the West Penn Paddle Tennis Association. She has vast teaching experience with all ages and levels of skill and hopes to use her experience to broaden and enhance our programs.
Our four courts are available for reservation and play with court lighting for night play.
Platform Tennis Teams (WPPTA)
A member of the Western PA Platform Tennis Association, our all-member teams, compete throughout Western PA, practicing and playing weekly matches, fall-spring
Members Only( $130 per person/season)
Platform Tennis Resources
Platform Tennis, Adult Try It Clinic
For adult men and women of all abilities. Come for excercise, competition, fresh air and socializing. We welcome beginners and those needing to brush up on their skills. Registration is required.
WHERE: Paddle Courts
WHEN: Saturday, September 15
TIME: 1 -2:30 p.m.
MEMBERS & NON-MEMBERS: FREE