NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) -The North Platte Tennis Affiliation placed on a tennis event at Cody Park right this moment. The occasion noticed opponents gown up in traditional tennis apparel and play with picket racquets. A blast from the previous, however the gamers beloved it.
“We simply love popping out right here enjoying and it simply provides an additional factor, it’s enjoyable to only gown up… it makes every part a bit extra gentle hearted,” stated Jaydn Orr. She gained the award for finest costume and obtained a present card to a neighborhood enterprise. This event was created to supply a enjoyable and completely different setting for tennis, in hopes of attracting extra individuals to the game.
“The tennis neighborhood in North Platte isn’t what it as soon as was, however we’re working laborious to garner curiosity and repair a few of the obstacles we face” stated one board member of The North Platte Tennis Affiliation. One such impediment is getting the courts at Cody Park re-surfaced to make sure play is secure for everyone. Nonetheless, the Affiliation begins it’s winter league quickly and gamers of all ranges are welcome to affix.
“You’ll be able to by no means go incorrect by selecting up a racquet and getting out on the court docket; simply exit and play and have enjoyable,” stated event director Marcelle Styrdom.
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