The key dimensions are the overall length and width. A regulation size tennis court is 78 feet long and 36 feet wide. In singles, players can only access the 27 ft. In doubles, players get access to the full 36 feet of court. Before we move towards different court sizes let us understand some of the key tennis court lines and their dimensions: Tennis Court Terminologies . Baseline: 36ft (Doubles) / 27ft (Singles)
The length of the playing area is 78 ft. and the maximum width (the doubles court) is 36 ft., giving 2808 sq. ft. of total playing area. Tennis Court Dimensions/Measurements. Always measure to the outside of the line to get the correct measurement.
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The tennis court is 23.77m long and 8.23m wide for single matches. For doubles matches, the court is 10.97m wide. The court is divided across the centre by the tennis net attached to two tennis posts 1.07m high. The height of the net is 0.914m at the centre, and is secured to the ground by a centre strap.
A tennis court is 26yd long, with a service line 7yd from the net. Singles matches courts are 9yd wide, while doubles matches courts are 12yd wide. The total playing area for a singles court is 234yd² and 312yd² for a doubles court.
The official Championship court area will be not less than: 36.57m (length) x 18.30m (width) For normal competition play, these dimensions may be reduced to not less than: 33.50m (length) x 16.40m (width).
Key Tennis Court Dimensions. Overall Length: 78 ft / 23.77 m; Overall Width: 27 ft / 8.23 m ...
The dimensions of a tennis court are defined and regulated by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) governing body and are written down in the annual 'Rules of Tennis' document. The court is 78 feet (23.77 metres) long. Its width is 27 feet (8.23 metres) for singles matches and 36 feet (10.97 metres) for doubles matches.
The official Championship court area will be not less than: 36.57m (length) x 18.30m (width). For normal competition play, these dimensions may be reduced to not less than: 33.50m (length) x 16.40m (width).