The Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center features 24 asphalt courts, 6 Hydro-Grid clay courts and a 5,000 sq. ft. activity center with outdoor decking. The activity center includes a lounge area, student study area, restrooms, locker rooms with showers, meeting and office space, and a stocked pro shop. The Tennis Center is located at 1300 Jennie O’Bryan Parkway, off of 1060 N. Cashua Drive. The location of the facility is ideally situated for easy access and participation by all members of the Florence community. The complex currently hosts USTA league play, open/free play, personalized instruction sessions, and developmental clinics. In partnership with the Florence Tennis Association, the City also offers an after-school educational/tennis outreach program for city youth.

Since the opening of the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center in July 2011, the City of Florence Recreation Department has been productive in promoting and marketing the new center through several programs and events. Weekly scheduled programs include a youth academy, 2-4 person Clinics, Adult Beginners Classes and individual lessons.  The City of Florence has once again been awarded a USTA Women’s Pro-Circuit event scheduled for October 2015.  The event is a $25K event and will feature some of the up and coming talent in the professional tennis arena, such as the 2014 winner CiCi Bellis.  For our full calendar of events please look below.

2019 Tennis and Pickleball Event Calendar includes, but not limited to:

Date(s) Event Type Tournament Name
February 1-3 Junior / Tennis Yam Slam Junior Open
February 8-9 Collegiate / Tennis City Of Florence College Tennis Invitational
Feb 11 - April 6 Junior / Tennis Parks Grant Program Session I Starts
March 1-3 Junior / Tennis Boys High School Tournament
March 9 - 10 Collegiate / Tennis DII Tennis Round Up
April 19-21 Collegiate / Tennis Peachbelt Conference Championships
May 4 - 6 Adult / Tennis SC Spring 40s State Championships
May 6 - June 20 Junior / Tennis Parks Grant Program Session II Starts
May 9 - 10 Senior / Tennis SCSSCTennis Tournament
May 10 - 12 Junior / Tennis SC Junior State Open Championships
May 16 - 18 Senior / Pickleball SCSSC Pickleball Tournament
June 1 - 2 Adult / Pickleball Florence ICG Pickleball Championships
June 10 - 13 Junior / Tennis Summer Tennis Camp I
June 21-24 Junior / Tennis SC Closed Jr Hardcourt State Championship
July 8 - August 31 Junior / Tennis Parks Grant Program Session III Starts
July 15 - 18 Junior / Tennis Summer Tennis Camp II
July 26 - 28 Adult / Pickleball SC State Indoor Pickleball Championships
August 9 -11 Junior / Tennis Peanut Patch Junior Open
August 16 -18 Junior / Tennis Girls High School Tournament
September 5- 9 Adult / Tennis USTA SC Mixed Doubles State Championships
September 14 -16 Pro / Tennis Florence Open Wildcard Tournament
September 21 -22 Collegiate / Tennis FMU/FTC Collegiate Tennis Championships
October 13 -20 Pro / Tennis McLeod for Health Florence Open
November 16 -16 Adult / Tennis Tennis Polar Bear Round Robin
November 22 - 24 Adult / Pickleball Turkey Trot Pickleball Tournament

For a printable calendar, including events held at our Timrod Park facility, please click on the following link: 2019 Tournament Calender_
 
Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:30am – 9:30pm

Saturday
8:30am – 6:00pm

Sunday
12:00pm – 8:00pm

Clay Court Fees:

Annual Membership Fee $300.00 per person
Annual Family Membership Fee $500.00 per family
Court Rental Fee (per 1.5 hours) $5.00 per person
* There is no fee for hard court access 

The courts can be reserved on a 1.5 hour basis by clay court members.  Payment can be made on an annual basis or paid by time of use. During the various league seasons, four (4) clay courts will be designated for league play and two (2) clay courts will remain open for public play. On the same note, during league season, fifteen (15) hard courts will be designated for league play and nine (9) hard courts will remain open for public play. The center also has a ball machine that is available for rental.

We look forward to expanding tennis in the Florence Community and surrounding areas through the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center! It is essential that we strive to develop diverse programs and recruit quality tournaments in order to create a world-class atmosphere for everyone who visits the Dr. Eddie Floyd Florence Tennis Center in Florence, South Carolina.

Please call Rob Hill at (843) 665-3106 for information on lessons, clinics, and tournaments.  



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Peachbelt Conference Championships
Peachbelt Conference Championships
Junior
USTA South Carolina Mixed Doubles State Championships
USTA South Carolina Mixed Doubles State Championships
USTA South Carolina Mixed Doubles State Championships