Frequently Asked Questions

With whom does Aces in Motion partner?

The program focuses on youth living in the under-resourced communities of Gainesville, FL. AIM does this primarily through our free after-school program for middle and high school students. Aces in Motion also partners with other youth programs through outreach tennis and with adaptive athletes.

What does AIM provide? Is it just tennis?

No! The Aces in Motion after-school program promotes academic achievement, life skills development, and healthy lifestyles. AIM also provides tennis clinics to qualifying youth on the east side of Gainesville through a variety of different programs: After-School Program, Outreach Programs, and our Adaptive Tennis Program. All programs are provided with all necessary equipment- racquets, balls and fitness equipment-  as well as instruction from certified professional tennis instructors and volunteers

How can I get involved?

To get involved as a participant, volunteer or staff member, please contact Eric Lanham at eric@acesinmotion.org.

If you would like to get involved as a donor or sponsor, please contact Addison Staples at addison@acesinmotion.org.

Where are the Aces in Motion Offices located?

Through a partnership with the City of Gainesville, Aces in Motion office ate located at the T.B. McPherson Recreation Center at 1717 SE 15th St, Gainesville, FL.

More questions?

Call or email:

Addison Staples
Executive Director


Eric Lanham

Program Director