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platform tennis

n.
A variation of tennis played with paddles and a rubber ball on a raised wooden floor that is fenced with a wire screen, in which balls that have landed once inbounds and then struck and rebounded off the screen remain in play.

plat′form ten′nis


n.
a variation of tennis played on a wooden platform fenced with wire.
[1950–55, Amer.]
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Chris is the new director of court sports, not just tennis, as our offerings have expanded to include bocce, pickleball and platform tennis.
as well as The Moorings Club of VeroBeach, FL, where they enjoyed playing tennis, platform tennis and golf.
They held memberships in the Fox Meadow Tennis Club of Scarsdale, NY, the Shenorock Shore Club of Rye, NY, as well as The Moorings Club of VeroBeach, FL,where they enjoyed playing tennis, platform tennis and golf.
They held memberships in the Fox Meadow Tennis Club of Scarsdale, New York, the Shenorock Shore Club of Rye, New York, as well as The Moorings Club of VeroBeach, Florida where they enjoyed playing tennis, platform tennis, and golf.
They held memberships in the Fox Meadow Tennis Club of Scarsdale, New York, the Shenorock Shore Club of Rye, New York, as well as The Moorings Club of Vero Beach, Florida where they enjoyed playing tennis, platform tennis, and golf.
The Jewel will boast an amenities floor on the third level with a 20-meter lap pool, Jacuzzi, steam bath and infrared sauna, as well as a fully equipped gym with yoga stretch room, and, outdoors, a putting green and platform tennis court.
He was privileged and honored in his mature years by the friendship of a remarkable group of men: Bill Clark, Fairman Cowan, Harry Dewey, Tom Green, Jack Griefen, Jack Lund, Ross Lyell, Bob Massey, Hal Moore, Joe Oakley, Tom Sedgwick, Will Small, Woodie Titcomb, Jim Wallace and Brownie Wheeler, many of whom enjoyed with him squash racquets, tennis and platform tennis and the joys of fresh air, sunshine and exercise.
She was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, blue shorts and white platform tennis shoes.
Outside there are two platform tennis courts, three additional tennis courts and a 50-foot swimming pool.
MIDTOWN members enjoy a beautiful 11 acre campus which boasts a 12,000 square foot fitness center, 9 indoor tennis courts, 9 outdoor clay tennis courts, outdoor water facilities, 2 automated tennis hitting lanes, 2 international squash courts, 4 platform tennis courts, two hardwood floor group exercise and yoga studios, a full sized basketball court, group cycling studio, Pilates studio, group personal training studio, an indoor and an outdoor cafe, 4,000 square foot nursery, eucalyptus infused steam and saunas, full service spa, and a full service pro shop.
They are being built by Reilly Green Mountain Platform Tennis Courts, based in Orange, Conn.
After retirment in 1979 Bob and Ruth moved to Orleans, MA where they attended the Federated Church, and finally he had time to devote to his hobbies of sailing, bicycling, platform tennis, and making incredible compost for his prized hydrangeas.

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