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.

Pre-booking is required for court rentals:

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Our Racquetball and Handball leagues at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre are operated by volunteers. For more information about league play email

Court Booking Procedures for COVID-19 Alert Level 2:

  • Players can reserve a court as per usual practice by calling 709-576-8499 and reserve a court a maximum of 48 hours in advance.
  • Only players within the same bubble are permitted to be on the same court at the same time. Maximum of four players on a court at any one time.
  • 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. 
  • 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 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.

Rental Times:

Forty-minute court rentals are available seven days a week at the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre. The first court available is 8:00am and the final court rental is 9:20pm. Courts may be reserved up to two days in advance.


Drop-in: $8 per court

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