Court Usage Terms and Conditions

  1. Users of the courts do so at their own risk and are asked to apply common sense in looking out for themselves and other users at all times.
    NB: In bad weather the painted lines may become slippery before the rest of the court surface.
  2. The courts are available to the general public.  Club members do NOT have priority use  / bookings, except when the courts are booked for club activities.  Members of the public are entitled to book the courts, but must pay. 
  3. Anyone who has a booking will have priority.
  4. Children and young people (under 18) are allowed to use the courts free of charge without booking unless they are in use for a Club activity or have been pre-booked by an adult.
  5. Courts must be left in a tidy state at the end of play.  Take off the court everything you take on - including all balls and general litter (please use the bins outside the courts).
  6. Appropriate footwear must be used.  The following should not be worn:
    Black-soled shoes - they leave unsightly black marks which are difficult to remove.
    Training shoes or any other type of footwear with bars, studs or sharp serrations on the side.  They can do a great deal of damage to the court surface in a very short time.
  7. Harbury Tennis Club takes no responsibility for personal items left on the courts.
  8. At all times, players are reminded to have regard to the residents and their properties near to the courts.
  9. No person may coach others for financial gain, on any court, without the prior approval of the club.
  10. Only Tennis may be played on the courts.  Any other activity is forbidden.
  11. Do not place heavy objects on the court surface.  Sharp toys, prams/pushchairs, roller skates, in-line skates, skateboards, bicycles and scooters etc. are not permitted on the courts.
  12. Harbury Tennis club retains the right to block book the courts.  All block booking will be clearly marked on the booking system.