Center Court Ridge at Reunion Resort & Club, Reunion, Florida
A total of six new lighted HydroGrid clay tennis courts nestle among shade trees and beautiful palms to form the centerpiece of this beautiful amenities complex only a short lob from Disney World. The four-court battery of Har-Tru courts comes with three shade shelters while two single tennis courts (one a 70' x 132' stadium court) also stand ready for both tournament and recreational play. A basketball court and a 50' x 80' sand volleyball court further complete this activity epicenter.
The Club at Olde Stone, Alvaton, Kentucky
This upscale housing development near Bowling Green Kentucky boasts six lighted HydroGrid clay tennis courts with shade shelters to complement the social and recreation center. The entrance to the three dual batteries is located at the Olde Town clock next to the swimming pool and modern tot-lot. The green Har-Tru tennis court surface highlights this Bluegrass jewel and affords a magnificent view of the rolling hills of the golf course during play.
Ellis Methvin Tennis Center, Plant City, Florida
Four HydroGrid Har-Tru tennis courts parallel four DecoTurf cushion surface tennis courts to provide the most enjoyable and challenging tennis possible. The panoramic tapestry of this compelling new lighted municipal tennis center can be best enjoyed from the second story patio of the pro shop. Having the world's finest quality tennis courts gives Ellis Methvin bragging rights as the leading tennis center in the Plant City area.
The Club at River Forest, Forsythe, Georgia
Rustic Georgia charm is the dominant motif as wide inviting walkways with rock columns and stairways linger among the six new multi-leveled lighted HydroGrid tennis courts. Special wood fencing enhances the appeal of the clubhouse's shake shingle roofing and matching breezeways. Green shrubbery and newly planted trees add to the special landscaping decor as do the numerous beds of red and pink flowers.
Tivoli Lakes Tennis Center, Boynton Beach, Florida
This beautiful modern clubhouse is surrounded by six new lighted HydroGrid tennis courts uniquely designed in a single, double, and triple tennis court layout. Tropical landscaping forms an inviting entry to the white columned breezeway where players can enjoy a shady rest. A variety of flowers and tropical shrubs offer the Tivoli Lakes players a special sense of Tennis Heaven.
Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club, Lake Jovita, Florida
A total of four HydroGrid tennis courts strategically arranged in two 2-court batteries are terraced to complement the natural terrain. Located next to the large swimming pool, these beautiful HydroGrid tennis courts feature lighting for evening play. The Tennis Director describes Lake Jovita as "an awesome setting to train, play, compete, and grow the game of tennis".
River Oaks Country Club, Houston, Texas
Six existing natural red clay tennis courts were converted to commercial red clay with HydroGrid subsurface irrigation. These unique tennis courts each measure 130' by 60' and are surrounded by abundant bleachers making River Oaks an ideal location for heavily attended tennis tournaments.
The Oaks at Boca Raton, Boca Raton, Florida
A brilliant and complete new tennis facility consisting of one US Open Style DecoTurf hard court, one red HydroGrid clay tennis court, and ten regular HydroGrid tennis courts. The magnificent landscaping makes The Oaks a tennis lover's paradise. Residents and visiting celebrities alike take advantage of the new clubhouse with all the amenities.
Palencia Tennis Center, St. Augustine, Florida
Eight HydroGrid Tennis courts built as one four-court battery and two two-court batteries. The new tennis center is a great complement to Palencia's golf and other recreation facilities. The courts are located near the magnificent new clubhouse and are lighted. Ponce De Leon would never have left this treasure.
The Lion's Paw, Private Residence Court, Heber City, Utah
This residential HydroGrid tennis court brags of an incredible view from its location high in the Wasatch Mountains, blending into the rocky landscape. Special wire fencing with wood posts accented by wild flowers nestle up to the adjacent lounge with full bar. The Lions Paw residential HydroGrid tennis court is truly one of a kind.
Stirling Club at Turnberry Place, Las Vegas, Nevada
4 new HydroGrid tennis courts and two refurbished courts make up this beautiful Las Vegas paradise, located on Las Vegas Boulevard. This Southwest clay court center is home to many tennis tournaments and is enjoyed by the stars as well as the members.
North Shore Tennis Center, Miami Beach, Florida
10 HydroGrid clay tennis courts and 2 cushion coated hard courts complete this magnificent new public tennis facility. North Shore Tennis is located two blocks from Miami Beach's famous Collins Avenue and the Atlantic Ocean. Vacationers and locals alike can enjoy tennis like the rich & famous.
Chautauqua Tennis Center, Chautauqua, New York
8 new HydroGrid tennis courts, situated in four 2-court batteries, have modernized and rejuvenated this famous and historic New York Institution tennis facility. Located not far from Lake Erie, new lighting gives this gem a special sparkle with evening play as well.
VillageWalk of Sarasota, a DiVosta Signature Community, Sarasota, Florida
6 new HydroGrid tennis courts including windscreen, shade shelters, lighting and bleachers create a DiVosta Homes amenities center masterpiece. Palm trees and Florida ambiance make VillageWalk a perfect place to play or watch great clay court tennis.
River Forest Tennis Club, River Forest, Illinois
10 HydroGrid tennis courts situated in two 5-court batteries replace the older tennis courts at this classic site, home of a previous US Open Tennis Championships. These HydroGrid clay courts were completed in time to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of this great club. Management says "We now have the finest courts in all of Chicago and the Midwest".
KIWI Tennis Club, Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
9 HydroGrid clay tennis courts and 4 asphalt courts. This spectacular ultra-modern facility enjoys shaded breezeways and fine dining. Tiered viewing areas dazzle visitors of all levels of tennis expertise.
Club at Mediterra, Naples, Florida
5 HydroGrid Har-Tru tennis courts including lights and shade shelters, located in this beautiful, upscale country club in North Naples.
Club at Seven Oaks Tennis Facility, Wesley Chapel, Florida
5 HydroGrid Har-Tru clay tennis courts arranged in 2 two-court batteries plus 1 stadium tennis court with a large clubhouse that has all the amenities.
Skyview at Terra Vista of Citrus Hills, Hernando, Florida
8 HydroGrid Har-Tru tennis courts clustered around a compellingly designed octagonal shaped building with full amenities and an observation deck where guests can view all of the tennis courts at once.
Cap Ferratt, Naples, Florida
2 HydroGrid Har-Tru clay tennis courts on a second level rooftop, one of the very special amenities at Cap Ferratt - a high-rise condominium overlooking the Gulf of Mexico in Naples, Florida.
Lake Mary Tennis Center, Lake Mary, Florida
Seven new HydroGrid Har-Tru clay tennis courts make up this beautiful new municipal complex. Shade shelters are located between the tennis courts on the two three-court batteries while one is located outside of the single tennis court.
Beachview Golf & Tennis Club, Sanibel Island, Florida
Groups of three and two HydroGrid clay tennis courts were built next to the lake and golf course on beautiful Sanibel Island. White hard roof shade shelters create the perfect adornment to these tennis courts.
The Plantation Club at The Dunes, Naples, Florida
Groups of two and three HydroGrid clay tennis courts with a single hard court create a magnificent property near the water. Shade shelters, palm trees, and extensive lighting highlight this recreational facility.
Glenview Champions Tennis Club at The Villages, Florida
Six single HydroGrid clay tennis courts are nestled near the tennis racquet shaped swimming pool and spa. The modern pro shop and clubhouse next door combine to make Glenview Champions at The Villages, near Ocala, Florida a world-class tennis center.
Pelham Racquet Club, Pelham, Alabama
The three-tier design of the 18 clay (Har-Tru) tennis courts and 5 hard tennis courts have created a visual masterpiece for this municipality. A modern clubhouse, extensive lighting and shade shelters adorn Pelham Racquet Club which was also recognized by the USTA as a Facility Award Winner.
Cambier Park, Naples, Florida
Cambier Park Tennis Center is a public tennis facility that rivals many of the finest private clubs in the country. Located in downtown Naples, Cambier Park sports twelve new lighted HydroGrid clay tennis courts in two-court batteries with lush landscaping and a two-story clubhouse. There is a 4,800 square foot pro shop along with playground, basketball and shuffleboard courts. Cambier Park could serve as a tennis facility model for municipalities everywhere. Tennis enthusiasm abounds as membership continues to grow since their opening day.
Shadow Woods Country Club, Bonita Springs, Florida
Five fully lighted HydroGrid Har-Tru clay tennis courts make up the first phase of the Shadow Woods Tennis Center. It is perhaps the most exclusive resort at The Brooks, considered by many to be the premier development in Bonita Springs. Four additional HydroGrid tennis courts are planned for phase II in the future.
Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, Florida
The Athletic Club at Lakewood Ranch now features eighteen HydroGrid clay tennis courts built in three stages at this large complex at waters edge. Membership has exploded since phase three added the last eight tennis courts. A winding walking trail connects the courts and the huge parking lot offers easy access for tennis play day or night. Lakewood Ranch boasts a 10,000 square foot Athletic Club with all the amenities including yoga and aerobics.
Tampa Yacht Club, Tampa, Florida
Nine new fully lighted HydroGrid Har-Tru clay tennis courts have revitalized this classic Tampa private facility. The ten year plan for a state of the art tennis complex was achieved with the addition of a 7,800 square foot clubhouse with all modern amenities. Tampa Yacht has gained recognition as well for its tennis program.
Renaissance Vinoy Hotel, St. Petersburg, Florida
The Renaissance Vinoy is an internationally famous resort hotel and a beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida landmark. Four new rooftop HydroGrid clay tennis courts were built over a parking garage. These Har-Tru tennis courts were chosen for their technical and aesthetic excellence and were featured in an April 2001 article in TennisLife magazine entitled "Architectural Jewels". A copy of this article is available upon request. HydroGrid is a leader in subsurface clay court irrigation.
The Strand Country Club, Naples, Florida
The Strand resort is a completely new resort located in Naples, Florida. It boasts a state of the art clubhouse and fitness center. Phase II saw the completion of the eight HydroGrid tennis courts now being enjoyed by the members. The Strand is also home to a championship golf course and hosts an annual LPGA event.
City of Clearwater, McMullen Tennis Center, Clearwater, Florida
Eight new HydroGrid clay tennis courts now adorn this municipality's complex alongside the nine asphalt (plus one stadium court) that previously existed. Each of the four two-court batteries has a shade shelter and has palm trees and other tropical landscaping. Players at every level can now enjoy tennis at this progressive site.
City of Largo, Southwest Recreation Complex, Largo, Florida
Eight new HydroGrid clay tennis courts make up this beautiful municipal recreation area. The new fully lighted courts, in one six-court battery and one two-court battery, are adorned with shade shelters. They are located near the clubhouse and the Olympic sized swimming pool.
Cooper Creek Tennis Center, Columbus, Georgia
A truly unique public facility with a model sectional tournament program, Cooper Creek added ten more clay tennis courts to bring their count to thirty courts. The new additions included a stadium tennis court, environmental lighting and shade shelters. The USTA again recognized this addition as they did the original upgrading in 1997.
These awards are for Excellence in Court Construction in the outdoor category and the awards are from the American Sports Builders Association, Racquet Sports Industry Magazine and the United States Tennis Court and Track Builders Association over the past ten years.
More Welch Tennis Courts Awards coming soon...