ADULT TENNIS

GFS&T Club offers a variety of instructional, social, and competitive tennis programs for adult players of all ages and skill levels.  Beets Tennis, LLC and our Director of Tennis, Branden Beets, provides high-level coaching for players who are looking to grow in the game, looking to have a little fun while learning, and looking to improve at match play.  There's something for everyone! 

If you are trying to figure out where to start, looking for guidance as to your level, seeking a hitting partner or friendly-play opponents, or you are interested in joining a team, contact Coach Branden at tennis@gfsandt.com

Spring class schedule: April to June 2019

Click the calendar below for a larger, easier-to read version that you can also download or print. To register for a class, email tennis@gfsandt.com with your request. 

Team Tennis: April-OCTOBER 2019

Join your fellow members and play for a GFS&T Club tennis team!  Our teams play in the NVTL and GWTA leagues and we currently sponsor 6 women's daytime, 2 women's evening, 2 men's teams, and one mixed doubles team. Teams form in February and March, and play occurs from spring to fall, depending on the league.  Players may be added to rosters at any time during the season.  Our players are encouraged to participate in team practices held prior to the start of the season by Coach Branden. 

If you're new to team tennis and want more information, contact the Director of Tennis at tennis@gfsandt.com.  Or, contact one of our team captains directly:

Women's Teams:

  • NVTL A1: Brenda Bosch, 703-757-6663, brenbosch@verizon.net

  • NVTL B1 (Evening): Boni Vinter, 703-298-6700, bonivinter@gmail.com

  • NVTL B1: Nancy Guidi, 703-919-3455, eric.guidi@verizon.net

  • NVTL B3: Diana Shevlin, 202.256.8708, diana9633@gmail.com

  • NVTL C (Evening): Bic DeCaro, 703-395-3662, bic@bicdecaro.com

  • GWTA-B1: Brenda Bosch, 703-757-6663, brenbosch@verizon.net

  • GWTA-B4: Diana Shevlin, 202.256.8708, diana9633@gmail.com

  • GWTA-C2: Karen Collazo, 703-501-2511, karencollazo@me.com

Our Ladies’ Team Tennis Principles and Procedures document provides further information about our competitive women’s tennis program

Men's Teams:

  • NVTL 7C: Steve Gotts, 703-628-8952, stephenjamesgotts@gmail.com

  • NVTL 10B: David Whelan, 703-759-9611, dwhelan@alliancemicro.com

Mixed Doubles Team:

  • NVTL North (Sunday Afternoons): Claire Abbott, 703-517-6442, claireabbott1@yahoo.com

Developmental Tennis League

The next step for any player who has participated in Adult Intro tennis classes, but doesn’t feel prepared yet to compete on one of our NVTL or GWTA League teams. This instructional league will give you the tools you need to confidently join a GFS&T competitive team in a future season.

 To sign up, email Coach Nancy at nancy@gfsandt.com. Advanced notice is required to participate.

Social Tennis Events

The Club hosts regular tennis socials throughout the year including mixed doubles socials, and theme nights like Country/Western and Island Breeze. This is a great chance to meet other tennis players, have fun, and enjoy the social side of the game. Schedule is posted on our Events page.