Tennis is a Social Distancing Sport

tennis social distancing sport

Most sports like football, basketball, hockey, and soccer involve physical contact among players. Obviously that’s something you want to avoid during a global pandemic. If you’re looking to play sports and stay active, now is the perfect time to start playing tennis – the ideal social distancing sport.

The Ideal Social Distancing Sport

Social distancing and tennis have always gone hand-in-hand. Leading up to the US Open Tennis Championships, USTA CEO Michael Dowse has described tennis as “the ideal social distancing sport.” Social distancing can be easily achieved (players spread 6 feet apart), especially during singles play, because tennis doesn’t require direct person-to-person contact.

Unlike typical contact sports, in tennis opponents are spread out across the court from one another. Furthermore, the net serves as a barrier between players. Doubles play is still possible, but partners should coordinate with one another so that physical distancing can be maintained and physical contact should be avoided (such as high-fiving, chest bumps, etc.).

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Adult Events Programs

Cupids Cocktails: Thursday, February 9th from 6PM – 8PM WIN $1,000: Lose 2 Win is Back! Self Defense Seminar for Women: January 14th at 2 PM Join us for Skiing in Park City, Utah: February 23-26th

Family and Kid Events

Family Fun Fairs Return January 29th! Kids’ Night Out is this Friday! January 13th School Day Out Camp Field Trip to Facets Theater on January 16th Calling all 4th-8th Graders – Camp 48 is Going to See Star Wars at the IMAX on January 16th Club 48 January Event – Flick ‘n’ Float: January 20th Hot Cocoa with Anna Elsa is January 21st! Rally Ball on January 27th!

Kids Programs

Aquatics Winter 2 swim session has started so enroll today! Father Winter is here and so are LSF Ice Skating programs/li> New LSF Academy Kids’ Classes Starting This Week – Basketball, Dance uperhero Training Children at LSF Learn Through Play: Join us … Continue reading

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August Rooftop Movies – Saturday Nights

An LSF summer tradition continues! Movies start when it gets dark enough, which is generally around 8pm. We show a family-friendly movie on our big screen and offer a gorgeous outdoor lawn to lounge around on. It’s perfect for kids 3-9 but, of course, all are welcome! Best of all, no reservations are required and admission is complementary. In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be moved indoors.

August 13 – Minions August 20 – Guardians of the Galaxy August 27 – National Treasure

August Member Party – August 28th from 2-4 PM

Summer Member parties are back at Lakeshore! Join us for fun, games and music from “Whiskey Jezebel” on Sunday, August 28th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm on the rooftop at Lakeshore! We will have food, games, face painting and all kinds of activities for adults and kids to enjoy. Food for the little ones will be available on the kids’ … Continue reading

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August Rooftop Movies – Saturday Nights

An LSF summer tradition continues! Movies start when it gets dark enough, which is generally around 8pm. We show a family-friendly movie on our big screen and offer a gorgeous outdoor lawn to lounge around on. It’s perfect for kids 3-9 but, of course, all are welcome! Best of all, no reservations are required and admission is complementary. In the event of inclement weather, the movie will be moved indoors.

August 13 – Minions August 20 – Guardians of the Galaxy August 27 – National Treasure

August Member Party – August 28th from 2-4 PM

Summer Member parties are back at Lakeshore! Join us for fun, games and music from “Whiskey Jezebel” on Sunday, August 28th from 2:00pm – 4:00pm on the rooftop at Lakeshore! We will have food, games, face painting and all kinds of activities for adults and kids to enjoy. Food for the little ones will be available on … Continue reading

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Club-Wide Events

Young Adult Bubble Soccer Tournament: March 24th Sunday Poolside Brunch Save the date for our Family Fun Fair: Sunday April 24th from 3-5 PM

Camp Corner

Spring Break Camp – March 24-April 8th and April 18th-22nd Sign up Now for Summer Camp while Space Still Remains Camp 48 – New Field Trips this Spring Break

Just for Kids

March Madness Rally Ball: March 25th from 6-9 PM NERF WAR Returns April 9th April 16th

New Program Offerings

New Hybrid Personalized Training / Group Fitness Offering Pickleball Now Available

Lakeshore Physical Therapy on the Harm of Sitting

Club-Wide Events

Young Adult Bubble Soccer Tournament: March 24th

Calling all 21 – 35 year olds! On Thursday, March 24th from 7-9 PM, round up your friends and co-workers to battle it out in a soccer meets sumo wrestling match! Join us for the first ever bubble soccer tournament held at Lakeshore! Pizza and beer will be served to all participants … Continue reading