“It’s changed my life.”

Kimberly Gillespie, Family member, said she was looking for a hobby when she attended a Boots on the Court tennis clinic at Fort Bragg two years ago. Since then, Gillespie has dived head first into the sport she calls a “game-changer.”

“It’s made me healthy, I’ve lost weight, and I’ve met people,” she said.

Giving back to service members and their Families is the reason Dick and Liz Stockton started Boots on the Court five years ago.

“We wanted to thank our military and their Families for the sacrifices they make for the rest of us, and we do that through tennis,” Stockton said.

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