About Aces in Motion (AIM)

Aces in Motion (AIM) is a sports-based after-school youth development program that puts best practices in action. Drawing from the sport of tennis, AIM's goal is to help develop and support the whole child, in terms of health, academics, and social-emotional development. We teach the sport of tennis, emphasizing the many intangible benefits associated with tennis, along with life-skill development and academic support. Aces in Motion is a program of the Gainesville Area Community Tennis Association (GACTA). 

Mission

GACTA promotes health, academic achievement and character development through tennis. 

Vision

We use tennis and the principles of sport to build a community of children, youth and adults that work, learn and play hard together. 

Aces in Motion By The Numbers

Coaching For Life Beyond The Court

50

HOURS OF ON-COURT TENNIS INSTRUCTION

3k

NUMBER OF VOLUNTEER HOURS

1k

HOURS OF 1:1 MENTORING

100%

GRADUATION RATE FOR 2021