(a) If Club Management deems it in the best interest of the Club, it may reserve the use of any court for tournaments, exhibitions, special matches or any other appropriate purpose.
(b) A Member may not make more than one (1) reservation a day.
(c) Reservations for a court may be made no more than two (2) days in advance.
(d) At the time of making a reservation, the Member must give the Club the names of all individuals who will be playing.
(e) One (1) hour of court time is allowed for singles play and ninety (90) minutes of court time is allowed for doubles play.
(f) If players fail to appear within ten (10) minutes of the reserved time, the court reservation will be forfeited.
Sign-ups for unreserved courts are taken on a first-come, first-served basis, with the exception that those Members who have not previously played that day have priority over Members who already have played.
WEEKDAY AND HOLIDAY COURT USAGE
(a) A Member must accompany a maximum of three (3) guests for doubles and one (1) guest for singles on any holiday, Saturday or Sunday.
(b) To obtain a singles court on any holiday, Saturday, or Sunday, both players must be present and not currently playing on another court.
(c) To obtain a doubles court on any holiday, Saturday, or Sunday, three (3) of the four (4) players must be present and not currently playing on another court.
(d) Depending on court availability, courts will be available on any holiday, Saturday or Sunday for minor play. If these courts are not claimed by a minor at least five (5) minutes before the hour, the court may be used for open play.
At Club Management's discretion, courts will be used for lessons on weekdays and weekends.
(a) A Member having tennis privileges may sponsor a maximum of four (4) guests on any non holiday weekday. A Member having tennis privileges may sponsor and must accompany a maximum of three (3) guests for doubles and one (1) guest for singles on any weekend day or holiday.
(b) A guest may play tennis only one (1) time per calendar month. Participation in member/guest tournaments and inter club team play competition will not apply toward the once a month limitation.
(c) Fees are charged and must be paid before courts are used. All other rules governing guests' attendance and participation in Club activities also apply.
Minors may not reserve courts. Use of the tennis facilities by minors may be restricted to designated hours. When a minor is playing with an adult, the rules governing adult play shall apply.
No food or beverages, other than water, are permitted on the courts. Glass containers are not allowed on the courts. All trash is to be placed in the containers provided. Smoking is prohibited on the courts and no game other than tennis may be played on the courts. Excessive noise, racquet throwing, and profanity will not be permitted at any time. Persons not playing tennis are to remain outside the fence for their own protection.
RULES AND ETIQUETTE OF PLAY
Members are required to familiarize themselves and their family and guests with the rules and etiquette of tennis as outlined in the United States Tennis Association (USTA) handbook. Failure to abide by USTA rules is considered a violation of these Rules.
SUPERVISION OF PLAY
The tennis professional, acting under the supervision of the Manager, has responsibility for supervision and control of all matters relating to play on the tennis courts. The tennis professional may refuse privileges to anyone who, in his or her judgment, violates the rules of play, etiquette or dress code. Responsibility for such supervision may be delegated.
REGISTRATION FOR PLAY
All members and their guests must register in the pro shop prior to using the tennis courts. Tennis players will be advised as to court assignments when they check in.
Instruction in tennis is offered under the supervision of the Club's tennis professional. No charges will be assessed if a scheduled lesson is cancelled twenty four (24) hours or more in advance. If a Member cancels a lesson less than twenty-four (24) hours before the scheduled time of the lesson, or fails to appear for a scheduled lesson, the Member will be charged the lesson rate then in effect.