Welcome to Olde Providence Racquet Club
Rich in Tradition. Renowned for Excellence.
OPRC was founded in 1962 and is one of the largest private racquet clubs nestled under the Carolina blue skies in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Club resides on 55 beautiful acres and houses 32 lighted outdoor tennis courts (27 clay, five hard), five air-conditioned hard indoor tennis courts with an upstairs viewing lounge, two platform tennis courts (a third being installed in 2024), and six pickleball courts.
Queen City Paddle Battle at OPRC January 5 - 7, 2024
Tournament Open To Public
Draw Size: 24 Teams. Price: $200/Team. Format: Main Draw: Best 2 out of 3 sets, regular scoring. Back Draw: Best 2 out of 3 sets, third set no-ad, server’s choice. NOTE: The scoring format may be adjusted due to court availability or weather conditions. All players must be APTA members, and membership must be purchased before entry. Official APTA rules will govern play.
We Have So Much To Offer!
In addition to our racquet facilities, Evgeny Slesarev, Director of the Elite Academy Program, OPRC, offers a range of programs and coaching designed to suit players of all ages and skill levels. Olde Providence Tennis Academy’s experienced tennis, platform, and pickleball staff provides private lessons, clinics, and camps to develop players' technical skills, strategy, and mental toughness.
Our 16,500-square-foot clubhouse houses our full-service pro shop, a state-of-the-art fitness center supported by a personal training staff, locker rooms, a social events ballroom, and a bar. Enjoy spectating? Our 3,000-square-foot veranda overlooks panoramic views of the club grounds and four main event courts.
Love to swim? Interested in swim team participation? OPRC offers a junior Olympic-size pool with plenty of sun decking, a swim team for ages 5-18, adult-only swim hours, and a food cabana.
Love being social? OPRC offers many types of social events, such as mixers and round-robin tournaments, which allow players to meet and greet new club members on and off the courts.
Are you looking for a small event venue for a wedding, anniversary, cocktail party, or memorial/celebration of life? How about a venue that sets and cleans up, includes tables and linens, and contracted catering from a 5-star catering company, Something Classic?