TENNIS RULES & ETIQUETTE
1. HOURS OF PLAY
The hours of play shall be from 8.00am on the hard courts and 10.30am on grass courts, or later if the groundsman is required to put the courts in order, until 9.30pm for the hard courts (9pm on Sundays) or dusk for the grass courts.
2-5. AVAILABILITY OF COURTS
The decision as to the fitness of the courts for play at any time shall rest with the groundsman and / or the Club Director/Duty Manager.
3. The courts may be taken over, partly or entirely, for events and arrangements approved by the Executive Board. Notices of events are to be posted in the Club House at least fourteen days before any such event. A number of courts may from time-to-time be reserved for matches .
4. The Club reserves the right to hire, from time to time, such courts as it shall deem appropriate to professional tennis players on terms that shall be agreed between the Club Director and the relevant players.
5. The Club will be responsible for organising social tennis sessions. In the summer, subject to item 3, these will be held on all the grass courts and as many hard courts as required at the following times :
Monday 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Saturday 2.00pm - 5.00pm
In the winter, subject to item 3, when the hard courts only will be used, the time of the sessions shall be as follows:
Saturday 1.30pm - 4.30pm