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usta safety practices
Forty West will implement the following safety practices set forth by the USTA:
Face masks must be worn when entering the club, leaving the club and when using the restrooms. Face masks may be removed once on the court.
Please do not enter the club if you have a fever, a cough, the chills, muscle pain, a sore throat, shortness of breath, a headache, or new loss of taste or smell.
Upon entering the club your temperature will be taken - you will be asked to leave if your temperature is over 100.4.
You may enter the club 5 minutes before your court time. No one is allowed to sit in the lobby at any time.
We are requesting that players end their block time 10 minutes early so they can exit the club before the next block time starts.
Doors to the courts and restrooms will remain open at all times.
The restrooms and showers are closed except for handwashing and bathroom use.
Surfaces will be disinfected several times per day.
welcome to forty west tennis club
Since 1980, Forty West Tennis Club has proudly served our members in Catonsville, Maryland, offering tennis, racquetball, and personal training all year long. We are committed to providing clean, well-maintained facilities, attentive and courteous staff, and the area's top tennis and racquet professionals. No true tennis or racquetball player in the Catonsville, Maryland, area can afford not to be a member.
reach your goals
From our clubhouse to our pro shop, everything a tennis or racquetball lover needs is here at Forty West Tennis Club in Catonsville, Maryland. Our friendly staff of tennis professionals is here to help you reach your goals. If you are an enthusiast, weekend warrior, or serious competitor, we have programs for you.
Hone your skills on our four indoor private tennis courts or three raquetball courts. We offer group and private lessons instructed by our expert staff. Our club amenities also include a clubhouse, locker rooms, saunas, and our Forty-Love Pro Shop that offers racquet stringing and gripping services.
junior tennis programs
Along with the many socials and events that we host here at Forty West Tennic Club, we also offer junior tennis programs. Sign your kids up today for a fun and educational experience they won't forget!
TENNIS RATES PER HOUR
We have reasonable rates for court time. Unlimited play and advance blocktime rates are available, as well as discounts for walk-ons (subject to availability). A 24-hour notice is required for cancellations without charge.
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $36
5 p.m. - 10 p.m. $39
Saturday & Sunday
8 a.m. - 9 p.m. $39
Our blocktime rates save you $1 per hour. Blocktime season is 36 weeks September to May.
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
We are closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, and Easter Sunday. We close early on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.
We reserve the right to close early if there are no court reservations.
Forty West Tennis Club has proudly served the Catonsville, Maryland area for over forty years. Since 1980, we have offered tennis, racquetball, and personal training all year long. Our indoor courts are air-conditioned, clean, and well-maintained. Our staff is professional, attentive, courteous, and the area's top tennis and racquet professionals. We have everything a tennis or racquetball lover needs. From our clubhouse to our pro shop, we have all of your tennis and racquetball needs taken care of. Our experienced and friendly staff of tennis professionals are here to help you reach your goals. We train all skill levels and have the right programs for you. Forty West Tennis Club offers individual and group lessons. If you’re looking to raise your game with individual or group instruction, contact our staff today. Combined we have over 100 years of teaching experience and boast some of the best teaching professionals anywhere. All ages, experience levels, and ratings are welcome. Take your game to the next level by calling our tennis professionals today!
Where are you located?
We are located at 6421 Baltimore National Pike, Catonsville, MD 21228. If you have trouble finding our club give us a call and we can give you further directions.
What amenities does Forty West Tennis Club have?
In addition to our private tennis and racquetball courts, our amenities include a clubhouse, locker rooms, showers, saunas, Forty-Love Pro Shop, pickleball socials, and group and private lessons from professionals. Your comfort is taken care of at our clubhouse, a great place to relax and have a snack. We also have lounges and locker rooms for men and women, where you can change, shower, or sauna. At our Forty-Love Pro Shop, you can dress in the latest fashions that suit your style on the court with our wide selection of tennis gear. Our pro shop also offers racquet stringing and gripping services. To learn more about our top tennis professionals, pro shop, and other features, give us a call or email us at anytime. We look forward to hearing from you.
How can I book a court at Forty West Tennis Club?
You can book a court at our club by filling out our Block Time Request Form, visiting us at the club. When you do advanced booking, you save $1 per hour. We also offer walk-on rates with a $2 discount rate Monday through Friday, 7 a.m.- 5 p.m. Our normal rates are as follows:
Tennis Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. $36
5 p.m. - 10 p.m. $39
Tennis Saturday - Sunday:
8 a.m. - 9 p.m. $39
Racquetball Monday- Sunday:
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. $14
5 p.m. -10 p.m. $18
Our racquetball only monthly All-U-Can option is a great way to save money if you play often. If you play more than four times a month, we recommend purchasing the unlimited racquetball option at $65 a month.
Do you charge guest fees?
For random play, members may bring a guest and pay a guest fee of $8. For advance block time substitutions, non-members pay a guest fee of $6. Guest play is limited to three times per non-member. After three visits, non-members will be required to purchase a membership. All members must check-in at the front desk before play.
Can I host my party at Forty West Tennis Club?
Yes! We encourage you to have fun together! We offer the ability to book parties at Forty West Tennis Club on Saturdays from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The cost is $360 plus a 10% Maryland amusement tax. All our courts are available to book for parties. Please ask us about our party options and if you have any questions.
How much does it cost to become a member?
When you join Forty West Racquet Club, you are gaining access to private tennis and racquetball courts and all of our amenities. You are also gaining access to unlimited amounts of fun on the courts with your family and friends. At Forty West Racquet Club, you’ll have the opportunity to raise your game and challenge yourself by participating in our many leagues, both on weekdays and weekends. Our clinics and private lessons help fine-tune your skills and help you find new inspiration from our encouraging and expert instruction provided by our staff of professionals. To become a member, contact us at (410) 747-5683 and sign up today! We are committed to offering an affordable membership so our members can focus on playing tennis rather than paying their bills. Our rates are as follows:
Individual - $175
Family - $320
Junior - $105
Senior - $160
Police/Firefighter - $130
Racquetball - $120
All individual memberships require a $35 initiation fee. Family memberships require a $50 initiation fee. If you have any questions about membership fees or options please contact us!
Do you charge cancellation fees?
A twenty-four hour notice is required to cancel random court time without a fee.
Do you host pickleball leagues?
Yes! Join us on Friday nights from 9:30 - 10:30 p.m. for pickleball on eight courts. All levels of play are welcome and loaner paddles are available and professional instruction is offered. Reservations for our pickleball socials are required. Contact Sharon at (410) 292-5401 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure to follow Forty West’s Pickleball on Facebook! We look forward to playing and socializing with you!
Why should I enroll my child in your junior tennis programs?
We believe that if your child or teen loves tennis that you should support them as much as you can. One way to support your child is to enroll them in a junior tennis program so they can continue to improve their skills, learn about the sport, and make life-long friends with similar interests. Our junior tennis program will keep your kids fit, teach them how to handle both victory and loss, teach social skills and good sportsmanship, and most importantly, your kids will have tons of fun! We offer a safe and fun learning environment that will help your kids thrive in the sport of tennis and become life-long learners and players. Enroll your kids today!