CLPOA approves new rules for pickleball courts


Construction at the Pickleball Courts is completed and the courts are now open for use. At the September Rules and Regulations Committee meeting the Committee recommended that the following rules be adopted. The Board of Directors approved the rules at the Regular Session Meeting on Nov. 7. Failure to comply with any of these rules as set forth herein may result in applicable fine(s). For additional information, refer to the Schedule of Fines.

Section 1 – Introduction

This facility is located at Eastport and currently has four (4) pickleball courts. The pickleball courts areas include:

  • Lighted Courts / Parking
  • Enclosed Patios / Viewing Area
  • Covered Shaded Areas

For additional information about the Pickleball Courts, go to the CLPOA web site.

Section II – Pickleball Courts Rules

Pickleball Courts rules have been established for the safety and consideration of Members, Member’s family, guests and / or invitees. These rules are to be adhered to by all.

PK.2.1 Hours

Courts hours are: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. each day.

PK.2.2 Non-Marking Shoes Required

Non-marking athletic shoes must be worn on the pickleball courts at all times ($50).

PK.2.3 No Loitering – Loitering is prohibited on the pickleball courts. Only pickleball players and / or maintenance personnel are allowed on the pickleball courts or parking lot adjacent ($100).

PK.2.4 No Profanity

No foul language allowed within twenty-five (25) feet of the pickleball courts/perimeter fencing($50).

PK.2.5 No Bicycles

Bicycles are not permitted on the pickleball courts ($50).

PK.2.6 No Skateboards

No skateboard riding allowed on or within the pickleball courts/perimeter fencing ($50).

PK.2.7 No Scooters

No scooters are permitted on or within the pickleball courts/perimeter fencing ($50).

PK.2.8 No Rollerblades

No rollerblades allowed on or within the pickleball courts/perimeter fencing ($50).

PK.2.9 No Pets

No pets are permitted on or within the pickleball courts/perimeter fencing at any time ($100).

Section III – Picklebal Courts Policy for Usage

Policy has been established for use of the pickleball courts facility as a courtesy and mutual benefit to all players.

PK.3.1 Practice by A Single Player

A single player practicing is limited to twenty (20) minutes when other players are waiting.

PK.3.2 Play

Play is limited to one game to 11 points when other players are waiting. Exception: League Play and Scheduled Tournaments.