Court Sports

Court Sports

The City of St. John’s has two courts located at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre, 40 Mundy Pond Road that are designed for racquetball and handball.

Further details of new procedures and requirements to ensure the safety of all facility users and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic are outlined in our Procedures to Keep You Safe document.
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Court Reservation Procedures for COVID-19 Alert Level 2:

  • Players can reserve a court a maximum of 7 days in advance at the Mews front desk or by calling 709-576-8499. 40-minute court rentals are available 7 days a week 8 a.m. - 9:20 p.m.
  • Players can set up an account at and purchase an e-gift card to use the funds to pay for court reservations.
  • All court reservations are paid in advance at time of court reservation. Court reservations are $8 per 40-minute court reservation.
  • Back-to-back court reservations are permitted but 2nd reservation must be reserved and paid before playing.
  • No refunds or changes are permitted once a court reservation is complete.
  • Maximum of four players on a court at any one time.
  • Please note that players are required to bring their own equipment. The City of St. John’s has discontinued the equipment rental program.
  • All players must wear eye protection.
  • All players are required to review the Health Canada COVID-19 Self-Assessment screening questions before entering the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre and agree to not enter if they answer yes to any of the screening questions. 
  • All players must read and agree to Play by the Racquetball Canada Return to Play Guidelines and the Handball Return to Play Guidelines which are posted outside the courts at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre.
  • Our Racquetball and Handball leagues at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre are operated by volunteers. For more information about league play email

For more information or to reserve a court, please call 709-576-8499 or email