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To contact Marty, email [email protected]

Bayside welcomes Marty Godwin as the Racquet Sports Pro. Marty brings with him valuable experience during his 30 plus year career as a USPTA Certified Tennis Professional.

Marty relocated to the east coast after a celebrated career in Los Angeles where Marty worked at the world famous Riviera Country Club in the Pacific Palisades.  At Riviera , Marty was the first pro to offer adult clinics and helped build the junior program and summer camps! Marty’s client list includes Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver, Bruce and Patti Springsteen, Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid, Rob and Michele Reiner, Norman Lear , Billy and Janice Crystal, Randy and Gretchen Newman and many more of Hollywood’s Elite!

Marty is nationally known for his focus on families, his emphasis on fundamentals and fun! In addition, Marty has won USTA Pro of the Year Awards in 2008 and 2015 and Tournament Director of the Year in 2009. Marty played at Wake Forest University , graduated with Deans List Honors with a B.A. degree in Communication. Marty lives in Rehoboth Beach with his two great kids Maile and Miles ages 11 and 12!

Tennis Schedule

*NEW* Caddy Shack for Kids! Come play the popular game “Jail Break” with other kids ages 8 years old to 14 years old.  No shoes or shirts required. Offered from 4:00pm – 4:45pm on Monday, Tuesday and Friday for $10.00.  

Weekly Tennis Schedule

Monday – Friday Morning

8:00am – 9:00am  Cardio Tennis Clinic

9:00am – 10:00am Adult Tennis Clinic

10:00am – 11:00am Junior Tennis Clinic

Monday, Tuesday, Friday Afternoon

3:00pm – 4:00pm Adult Tennis Clinic

4:00pm – 5:00pm Junior Tennis Clinic

**No afternoon Clinics on Wednesday & Thursday

Saturday & Sunday Morning

8:00am-9:00am Cardio Tennis Clinic

9:00am -10:00am Adult Tennis Clinic

10:00am-11:30am Adult Round Robin

11:30am -12:30pm Junior Tennis Clinic

12:30-1:30 Give Tennis a Try Free Clinic for Beginners


3:00pm – 4:00pm Adult Tennis Clinic

4:00pm – 5:30pm Adult Round Robin

**Weekend hours may vary

Saturday, June 13th
10am – 11:30am – Bayside Tennis Charity benefiting St. Jude’s Hospital
12pm-1pm – Tennis Social to follow with hot dogs, hamburgers and cold non-alcoholic drinks provided. Side dishes provided by participants.

Lesson Program
Lessons are available by request at the Sun Ridge desk, emailing [email protected], calling the tennis department phone number or by speaking directly with Director of Raquet Sports Marty Godwin or Tennis Professional Yara Eskridge.

Clinics are available on the days and times listed above. Additional clinics and schedule with Yara Eskridge are available as well. Look for the email sent out on Thursdays for all things tennis at Bayside!

Pricing for private lessons is $50/per hour and $10 each additional student.
Pricing for adult clinics, cardio tennis, junior clinics is $10 each student.
All Round Robins, Friday Night Margarita Tennis Round Robin Happy Hours are at no charge.

Bear Trap Dunes Reciprocity
Bayside homeowners and sports club members are able to attend clinics, round robins, and speical events at Bear Trap Dunes! Make new tennis friends on the court and experience another fantastic Freeman property at the beach in Delaware! The tennis schedule with Marty will rotate between the two properties. Programming will be offered in the mornings and afternoons at both properties with the exception of Wednesday and Thursday afternoons which are left open for lesson requests. Afternoon tennis opportunities give players the chance to sleep in, play golf, hit the beach or for individuals arriving after mornings clinics are over!