Westwood has 10 tennis courts, including six Deco-Turf II cushioned hard courts and four Har-Tru clay courts. All of the Deco-Turf II hard courts are open year round in a climate-controlled permanent indoor tennis facility. Both the indoor hard courts and the outdoor clay courts have viewing patios and are professionally landscaped.
Lessons and Clinics
Westwood offers a variety of lesson options for its members. Private and semi-private lessons and group lessons are available year round from the professional staff. In addition, group instruction and clinics for juniors are available for all ages and levels of play. Westwood’s tennis staff also offer video training sessions, hitting partner services for advanced players and fitness classes for members and guests.
Westwood has a number of highly competitive tennis events and programs for its members of all playing abilities. The Westwood Club Championships allow many levels of competition with the final rounds being played during the highly popular “Championship Weekend” event. The junior tennis ladder, junior team play and junior club championships are held each summer for boys and girls in multiple age groups. Westwood also has a year round schedule of tennis events combining competition and fun for players of all levels.
Westwood’s team tennis program is one of the best in the area with more than 100 men and women playing tennis on teams participating in the Interclub League of Northern Virginia and various USTA leagues. Teams are available for players of all levels with team practices organized and run by members of the tennis professional staff. During the summer, the boys and girls junior tennis teams compete against other clubs in Northern Virginia.
The Westwood Tennis Pro Shop offers the latest tennis fashions at discounted prices. The tennis shop has gained the reputation as being the best in Northern Virginia by offering the largest selection of women’s, men’s and children’s clothing. Our tennis professionals are eager to help you with questions regarding equipment such as racquets, strings, grips, shoes, or bags. Our staff can also help with custom orders or selecting the perfect gift for someone special.
Rules and Etiquette
In order to make your tennis experience at Westwood Country Club as enjoyable as possible, please review the rules by clicking the image to the right and observe the following guidelines:
Talk quietly when standing near tennis courts while in use.
Turn off cell phone ringers before entering the Indoor Tennis Facility.
Wait until a point is over and the players give permission for you to pass prior to crossing a court.
Groups going to and from a court should try to cross as a group when possible.
Please wait until your assigned time before entering a court in use.
If people are waiting, please leave the court immediately upon expiration of your assigned time.
Each group should organize a system to determine who brings new tennis balls for play.
To start play you should spin your racket or toss a coin to determine who has first choice. The player or team with first choice may choose any of the following: (1) serve first, (2) receive first, (3) pick a starting side, or (4) force your opponent to chose one of the previous options.
Please remember that a ball is considered to be good unless you see it clearly and completely outside of the line. Close calls should go in favor of your opponent.
Respect your opponent’s line calls.
Parents are responsible for teaching their children good tennis etiquette.
To reserve a court, please use our online court reservation system.