b'Tennis Club(continued from page 21)honed at the Port Perry courts. BothWHY TENNIS?started as youngstersone was just eight, the other tenand went on toSOCIAL BENEFITSearn tennis scholarships at American universities.Thisseason,leagueswilloperate Tuesdays and Thurs-days, with inter-club competition on Mondays. Colin HooperwillbeofferinglessonsforNew friends Quality time Positive learningLearn teamworkbeginnersandintermediateplayers,with family environment& communicationas well as a pair of conditioning pro-grams, Cardio Tennis and Skills &HEALTH BENEFITSDrills.Members can now purchase theseprogramsinchunks,meaning a number of weeks at a time, rather than for the entire summer, as a con-venience to those who leave town for stretches during the season. Stay active Both aerobic & Helps coordinationIncreasesFamily memberships are availableanaerobic exercise& flexibility bone strengthfor $195.TheAnniversaryevent,SophiaPSYCHOLOGICAL BENEFITSsays, will be a great opportunity to learn about the upcoming season, or to meet with old friends and make newones.Itshappeningrain-or-shine; in the (unlikely, she says with fingerscrossed)eventofrain,theLearnDevelopsBuilds disciplineImproves gathering will take place in the cov- sportsmanship character & integrety & work ethic social skillsered picnic area adjacent to the north side of the courts. all while having fun!Everyones welcome. And theres somethingforeverybodyatour Club. nowrunsthatprogram.Andherwomen can proudly say theyre part Sophia would know that as wellteenage daughter, Sydney, is part ofof the backbone of a club whose hum-asanyone.HermotherisGeorgiathe Junior competitive team, as wellble beginnings have, over time, grown Brock, the Clubs co-founder.ShesastheJuniorrepresentativeontheto become a community institution.playedonPortPerryscompetitiveExecutive.inter-club team for many years, andTruly, its a family affair! The threeBy By Scott Mercer, Focus on Scugog2FOCUS - JUNE 201522 FOCUS - APRIL 2019'