BAKE AND SHAPE BEACH TENNIS TOURNAMENT

& COURT RENTALS AT SAADIYAT PUBLIC BEACH

beachtennis

  • Beach Tennis is played as singles or doubles (Doubles is more FUN!)
  • You and your doubles partner only have one hit to get the ball back over the net to the opposing team
  • The ball can NOT hit the sand
  • Service is decided by a pre-match toss
  • Service rotates between all players
  • The player must serve from behind the base line and can serve anywhere in the opposing team's court. Either player on the opposing team can return the ball
  • If the ball touches the net on the serve and still reaches the opposing team's court then the point is good. There is no LET
  • No part of a players body or equipment may touch the net or cross the pane of the net (OVER or UNDER) even on a follow through shot
  • Males MUST serve underhand during mixed doubles


Scoring

  • Beach Tennis follows regular tennis scoring (Love-15-30-401)
  • However if the score reaches 40-40 (Deuce), NO ADD scoring... next point wins that game
  • Matches are 1 set (6 or 8 games) - First one to win 6 or 8 games (at 5-5 or 7-7, next game wins)
    OR
  • Best of 3 sets (6 games). First one to win 6 games (at 5-5, next game wins)


Regulations

  • Beach Tennis approved balls are 38-40 grams depressurized tennis balls (Orange Dot)
  • Regulation net height is 1.7 meters
  • Official Beach Tennis court dimensions: 8x16m (doubles) & 5x16m (singles)
  • Beach Tennis paddle must measure maximum 55cm (L.) x 30cm (W)


MOST IMPORTANT RULE OF Beach Tennis - HAVE FUN!!

Registration via: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Saadiyat Public Beach reception

RENTAL

Court: 50 AED per hour
Racket: 25 AED per hour

COURTS CAN BE USED FOR PLAYING BEACH TENNIS – VOLLEY BALL – VOLLEY FOOTBALL