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Tuesday
Apr222014

Family affair at Fore Court Racquet & Fitness

What does it take to successfully operate a tennis and health club for 40 years?

A good facility, great programs, excellent service, and, oh, yes, a 30-year membership in IHRSA doesn’t hurt either.

In 1973, the late Maurice “Moe” Morin, driven by a vision to create a tennis facility that catered to the needs of the entire community, founded the Fore Court Racquet and Fitness Club, Inc., an eight-court club in Cumberland, Rhode Island. Acutely aware of the benefits of “success by association”—specifically, the resources offered by professional industry organizations—he promptly joined the New England Lawn Tennis Association (NELTA), the New England Health, Racquet, and Sportsclub Association (NEHRSA), and, in 1983, IHRSA.

Neither he nor his heirs have ever had occasion to second-guess either his vision or his decision.

Read on to see the entire story on Fore Court Racquet & Fitness.

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