Tennis Court Rules and Regulations

  • All AE residents who are current on their HOA dues and fines paid are members. Contact Scott Bridgeman for a key and/or tennis league play information.
  • Players 16 and over have priority from 6pm on weekdays. Children under 16 may play on courts after 6pm on weekdays only if the courts are not being used.  
  • Parents are responsible for supervision of children in and around the court areas.
  • Guests must be accompanied by an AE resident or member in good standing.
  • USTA matches and tennis lessons have reserved practices and game times which are noted on our AE calendar. Please check the calendar prior to use—
  • Courts open at 8 am and close at 11:00 pm.
  • Lost keys can be replaced for a fee.

Court Maintenance

  • No use of courts when wet or slick. 
  • Only smooth soled tennis shoes are allowed on the courts.
  • No skateboards, bikes, roller blades, scooters, electronic vehicles or remote-controlled cars on the court.


  • Players should conduct themselves as ladies and gentlemen and observe court etiquette.
  • Shirts must be worn while at the courts.
  •  Playtime is limited to a maximum of sixty (60) consecutive minutes when others are waiting to play.


  • The AE Tennis Committee has arranged for Ben Hough, AE Tennis Pro, to offer tennis lessons at the AE courts. Lessons are available to members and non-members. Contact Ben at or 843-214-5968. His tennis blog can be found at
  • Ben has reserved lesson and practice times at the AE courts. For these days and times see the AE calendar,

These rules are designed to ensure your enjoyment of our tennis facilities. Please feel free to suggest changes or recommendations with the Tennis Director, Scott Bridgeman, at 843-486-0685 or Ashborough East Homeowners Association assumes no liability for injuries to residents and their guests occurring on the playground, tennis courts, RV/Boat storage lot, pool, Community Building and surrounding parking areas.