Size of a Tennis Court (Standard) The minimum suggested length of a tennis court is 120 ft. and the minimum suggested width is 60 ft., giving 7,200 sq. ft. (minimum) of total area needed for a single one court. Size of a Tennis Court (Tournament or Stadium Courts)
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Key Tennis Court Dimensions. Overall Length: 78 ft / 23.77 m; Overall Width: 27 ft / 8.23 m (Singles), 36 ft / 10.97 m (Doubles) Overall Surface Area: 2,106 sq ft / 195.7 sq m (Singles), 2,808 sq ft / 260.9 sq m (Doubles) Areas of the Tennis Court. Length of Service Box: 21 ft / 6.4 m; Width of Service Box: 13.5 ft / 4.1m
Tennis courts are flat rectangular playing surfaces used for the sport of tennis. 78’ (23.77 m) by 36’ (11 m) for doubles or 27’ (8.2 m) for singles, tennis courts have an area of 2,808 ft2 (260.9 m2). A clearance of 21’ (6.4 m) should be provided beyond the baselines and 12’ (3.66 m) for the sides.
Tennis court dimensions can differ depending on the type of court and the area in question, however for an everyday domestic tennis court common measurements are 33.53m in length x 16.48m in width, allowing for a 16’ runback area behind both baselines.
Tennis Court: 30m x 15m (minimum Court size) 33m x 16m (most popular home size) 34.8m x 17.1m (regular club size) 36.6m x 18.3m (competition size)
Somebody, once upon a time, must have said “okay, the court is 78 feet long, 27 feet wide for ingls and 36 feet wide for doubles.”. That’s not to mention all the dimensions and sizes of the service box zones, clearance zones, etc. Who it was or what entity decided that is unknown to me.
The ITF Rules also define that the width of all lines on the tennis court shall be a minimum of 2.5cm and a maximum of 5cm except the baseline, which may be 10cm, and the centre service lines and centre mark, which shall be 5cm. Courts should be oriented so that the sun inconveniences players as little as possible, with a north-south orientation preferred.
5.2.2 Pipe and Footing Tables for Domestic Tennis Court Fencing _____ 24 5.2.3 Preferred Range of Chain Link Fabric for Domestic Tennis Courts _____ 25 5.3 General Fencing Requirements applicable to both Commercial and Domestic