Contest : Who is going to post the picture of the most amazing/exotic tennis court ?!

Discussion in 'Tennis Travel' started by vive le beau jeu !, Mar 7, 2006.

  1. SoBad

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    Not so exotic, but quite beautiful. Cleaning my files and came across this photo I took walking around Seoul last winter.

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  2. Cobaine

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    Where is this court?
     
  3. natalia

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    In Switzerland, between Montreux and Vevey. Lake Leman.
     
  4. Cobaine

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    Amazingly beautiful!
     
  5. LeeD

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    Doesn't look regulation to me. Far court seems short.
     
  6. newpball

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    Full boarding with free tennis court:

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  7. LeeD

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    Good catch, I didn't get it.
    San Quentin.
     
  8. Cage Rattler

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    Private court in Bol on the island of Brac just off Split, Croatia.
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  11. Capulin Zurdo

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    This isolated tennis court in Scotland is pretty cool:

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  12. GregSV

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    All shots to the backhand...
     
  13. BlueB

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    Something is seriously wrong with that pic...
    Fence has normal perspective, while the court lines have counter perspective.
     
  14. Le Master

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    White surface in a church basement
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  16. vive le beau jeu !

    vive le beau jeu ! G.O.A.T.

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    pitcairn island... probably one of the most remote courts on the planet ! ;)

    hard to lob ! :p
    (c'est en auvergne ?)
     
  17. SpinToWin

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    Imagine Nadal trying to play here hahaha :D
     
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    hard to lob ! :p
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    The roof is so low, there is a house rule: In doubles both players of the serving team must be at the baseline when they serve. It's in Canada.
     
  19. DNShade

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    Le Cap Estel Hotel -- I've actually stayed there and played there. Just around the corner from Monte Carlo.
     
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    Some court from way back in the seventies:

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    My neighbor's synthetic grass court. A little bit is lost in translation because it was a cloudy day so you don't get the full effect of the ocean and the Coronado Islands.

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    My local grass courts in Dunmore East, Ireland.

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    Courts are located in the bottom of this pic:

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    ^that is fantastic^
    I want to go to there.
     
  26. heninfan99

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    I want to play here sooooooooooooooo bad. I belive it's Thailand
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  27. heninfan99

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    The clay courts in the beginning of this vid:
     
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    Just back from playing a Seniors tournament in Asuncion, Paraguay. Main court of the Club Internacional de Tenis was a blast from the past ... Victor Pecci.

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  29. Hydrocella

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    Not the most exotic on Google, but by far the most beautiful and serene courts I've been on. I have the fortune of playing here 2-3 months each year:

    Kranj, Slovenia:

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    It doesn't get much lovelier than burnt clay sprinkled with double rainbows.
     
  30. Hydrocella

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    Reminds me a lot of where I usually play. But I suppose that's also to be expected.

    Hope Tennis Academy - Taichung, Taiwan:

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  31. Hydrocella

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    Thanyapura - Phuket, Thailand.
    Yeah, it's a really great sports hotel/complex. The quality of tennis teaching however isn't that good. Great facilities though. Definitely worth a 5-7 day vacation if you're ever planning a visit over to Phuket.

    http://www.thanyapura.com/sports/asia-tennis-training/phuket-tennis-facility/
     
  32. Arti

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    The courts I learned to play on in Caracas, Venezuela:
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