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Prestonwood Tennis Facilities Rules


Tennis Court Rules:


Residents and Guests OnlyRecreation Facilities Access is available to property owners in good standing with the Prestonwood Forest Maintenance Association. Courts are available on a first come, first served basis; except during periods of special use as described below. Guests must be accompanied by the resident and no more than two guests per resident without prior written approval from PFMA.


Court Access/Security – The ‘Recreation Access Card’ is REQUIRED to Enter and Use the Tennis Facilities.  Facility gates must remain closed, and locked, at all times. Do not prop the gates open or provide facility access to others.


Facility Hours – Court hours are from Dawn to 11 p.m. or otherwise posted at the court. For evening games, residents may activate the court lights using the switch inside the court entrance. Court lights will automatically turn off at the posted closing time and cannot be restarted.
Specific courts may be reserved during tennis league events, please reference the Tennis Calendar for these reserved times. The facility may be closed if the PFMA determines that conditions make play unsafe.


Use by Children – For safety reasons, all children under age 12 must be accompanied by a parent, guardian, or other adult 18 years of age or older. This adult is responsible for supervising the children to ensure their safety and compliance with these rules.


Time Limits – For the benefit of all players, there is a 1 hour time limit when other players are waiting for a court.


Apparel – Regulation tennis shoes and appropriate tennis attire must be worn on the courts.

7 Decorum – Courtesy and sportsmanship must be demonstrated at all times. Profane language, shouting and physical altercations are prohibited.

Items NOT Permitted within the Court Enclosure:

1 Food & Drinks No food, glass objects, smoking, or regular or alcoholic drinks are allowed within the court enclosure. Only water in plastic bottles may be consumed courtside.
2 Banned Equipment/Personal Items – Sports equipment and other items not directly related to the game of tennis are not allowed in the court enclosure. These include, but are not limited to skates, skateboards, bicycles, wheeled vehicles, portable structures, personal seating, ice chests, and electronic devices (other than cell phones). PFMA reserves the right to determine acceptable/not acceptable equipment at any time.
3 Pets – Pets must remain outside of the court enclosure.

Use At Own Risk – All members, residents, and their guests using the recreational area do so at their own risk. Neither PFMA nor the management company shall be responsible for injuries, accidents or lost or stolen items.

Violations – For rules violations or failing to remain in good standing, the PFMA and/or Management Company reserves the right to restrict you from using the courts and suspend the ‘Recreation Access Card’. Should you dispute a restriction to the recreation areas, you have the right to request a hearing before the Board of Directors in writing within thirty (30) days from the date of the infraction. PFMA also reserves the right to update Tennis Court Rules through communications on this website.