Rome-Floyd Tennis Center

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David AraizaTennis Pro
David Araiza
Office: 706.290.0072


About David:
David is USPTA Certified and brings a solid background of coaching and business experience to positively impact the local tennis community. Prior to joining parks and recreation, David served as Head Coach at the Coosa Country Club where he managed a tennis academy and a full schedule of programs. 

David has been active in the Rome tennis community since arriving to Rome in 2005 to attend Shorter University where he earned both a Bachelor and Master’s Degree of Business Administration.  While at Shorter, David was recognized with the NAIA National Champions of Character Award, NAIA All American, and NAIA All Conference & All Region Player.

Prior to his college career, David was recognized as a Top 5 player in Mexico for five years running. 
Stop by the tennis center and meet David!

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Circuit Rankings: View current circuit rankings

Register Now for November Rome Tennis Circuit Tournament

When: Saturday, November 15 at 8 a.m. at the Rome-Floyd Tennis Center Map

Who: All junior players ages 8 – 18 are welcome to play. The cost to participate in the tournament is $17.50 for singles, and $23.00 to play both singles and doubles.

Registration Deadline: Midnight, Thursday November 13. (Participants are not required to have a USTA membership.) 

Register online: rometennisacademy.com

Tournament Questions: David Araiza, daraiza@rfpra.com 706.331.0796 or visit

Rome Tennis Academy formed in 2014 to provide tennis teaching programs for all skills and ages. The academy’s mission is to help grow the sport of tennis in the greater Rome area by making tennis more accessible to both youth and adults.

Location: Rome-Floyd Tennis Center: 300 W. Third St. Map

Tennis Academy Schedule

The academy offers sessions based on age and skill level:

8 & Under
Meets Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 3:30 pm
Monthly Prices: 1 day/week: $40, 2 days/week: $80, 3 days/week: $120, 4 days/week: $160
Drop in Fee:

10 & Under
Meets Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 4:30 pm
Monthly Prices: 1 day/week: $40, 2 days/week: $80, 3 days/week: $120, 4 days/week: $160
Drop in Fee:

Intermediate and Advanced (Ages 11 and up)
Meets Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 5:30 pm
Monthly Prices: 1 day/week: $60; 2 days/week: $120 3 days/week: $180, 4 days/week: $240
Drop in Fee:

Get more details: Rome Tennis Academy lesson
Register In-person: Rome Tennis Center map
Register Online: rometennisacademy.com

Tennis Center Class Schedule

A staff of certified teaching professionals, offers a variety of private and group lessons for all ages, from the beginner to the advanced.

Weekly Tennis Class Schedule
Class descriptions provided below. For additional details & prices,call RFPRA Tennis Pro, David Araiza: 706.331.0796

Day Class Time
Mon Ladies Drills 10:00 a.m.
Ladies Drills 7:00 p.m.
Wed Ladies Drills 10:00 a.m.
Ladies Drills 7:00 p.m.
FIT Tennis 9:00 a.m.

-If you are interested in private lessons, call: 706.290.0072
-If you are interested in Adult League Tennis call 706.290.0072 and ask the the next Tennis 101 session

Tennis Center Class Descriptions

Tennis:  (AGES 3-5)
Your little one will learn tennis in a fun, professional, educational enviornment. Classes provide a chance for children to engage in a unique sporting activity that integrates music, stories, and illustrations.

This class focuses on ball skills, racket skills, and movement skills, while stories, songs and pictures engage the children in learning the game of tennis.

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10 and under tennis program is designed to create a fun environment in which 6-9 year olds can continue to develop their hand-eye coordination. The fundamentals of grips, strokes and footwork will be tuned and reinforced. Your little one will begin to learn about court positioning, rallying, and scoring. All they need is a racket, water bottle, and tennis shoes.

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The Junior Drills is a training program designed for junior players, ages 11 through 18. This program is geared towards players who desire to compete in high school tennis, and tournament players who desire to compete at a collegiate level. The training in the court includes 2 hours of intense drills with conditioning.


imagesCAVB26D5.jpgLadies Drills & Men's Drills
 The men’s or ladies drills are designed so that players of all skill levels are sure to hit lots of balls, have lots of fun, and get a wonderful workout. Each drill session ends with a fun game, and even if you don't like any of the other activities, this one will surely have you coming back for more.

Adult Tennis 101
Learn how to play tennis. Instructors will teach strokes, strategy, rules, terms, and equipment.

Fit Tennis
Fit tennis is our version of “Cardio Tennis”. It is a high energy fitness activity that combines the best features of the sport of tennis with cardiovascular exercise - delivering the ultimate, full body, calorie burning aerobic workout. It is a very social and fun class for players of all ability levels taught by a tennis teaching professional. If you’ve never played tennis before, it is a great way to be introduced to the sport and if you are an experienced high level tennis player, it is the best way to train for tennis. Most classes have mixed ability and some facilities offer classes which are more specific to ability/fitness level. Regardless of ability or fitness level, the tennis professional is trained to provide the ultimate workout for each person.

Coosa Valley Tennis Association League

CVTA Tennis Leagues play year-round at the Rome Tennis Center. Adult and junior league tennis are run by the Coosa Valley Tennis Association. All participants must be a member of the United States Tennis Association.
League Divisions: junior, adult and senior
Get more league information at: coosavalleytennis.com
Questions? Eddie Stokes, llc@coosavalleytennis.com

USTA League Play Locations

1) The Rome-Floyd Tennis Center; 706-290-0072; 300 West Third Street, Rome, GA, 30165; 16 Lighted Hardcourts.
2) Etowah Park Tennis Complex; 1325 Kingston Rd NE, Rome, GA 30161; 10 Lighted Hardcourts.
3) Alto Park Tennis Complex; 1014 Burnett Ferry Rd SW, Rome GA; 10 Lighted Hardcourts.



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Rome-Floyd Tennis Center
The Rome-Floyd Tennis Center is open for regular play and features 16 lighted tennis courts. This center serves as the hub for tennis activity in Rome and Floyd County.

Tennis Center Hours
Mon - Fri: 9 am - 9 pm
Sat: 9 am - 5 pm
Sun: 1 - 5 pm

Playing Fees: $4
Season passes: $110 senior/ students; $150 single pass; $250 families up to 5

The Tennis Center is located beside Barron Stadium at 300 West Third Street. View map

Additional Tennis Courts
tennisTennis courts are located in neighborhood and community courts throughout Rome and Floyd County. To locate a tennis court facility near you, check out the park guide - look for the tennis symbol to locate a park with tennis courts.