All City of Sarasota tennis courts to re-open Friday

All City of Sarasota tennis courts to re-open Friday
Payne Park Tennis Center to Reopen

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - All tennis courts owned and operated by the City of Sarasota will re-open Friday, May 15.

This is in addition to the Payne Park Tennis Center.

  • Tennis Courts open May 15, 2020
  • Follow park hours: Gillespie Park and Pioneer Park Tennis Courts follow park hours 5 am – 11 pm; Arlington Park & Aquatic Complex Tennis Courts will be open from 8:00 am until 9:30 pm daily.
  • Excluding doubles play at this time, players will be asked to adhere to safe playing policies as recommended by the United States Tennis Association.
  • Two (2) players per court to maintain six feet social distancing
  • Each player must have a new can of balls that only he/she will touch; consider different color balls or marking your balls
  • Players are to remain on one side of the court and remain 6 feet apart when taking breaks
  • Players are asked to press the ball against their foot with the racket, lift up quickly, and hit to opponent

Please visit for a complete list of reopening policies, for the Payne Park Tennis Center.

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