Wednesday, 5 February 2014

Tennis Tourist visits Rico's Tennis Academy in Calgary Canada

Rico's Tennis Academy
Calgary, Alberta-cold winter, warm tennis

A warm, inviting place to play tennis protected from Calgary's sometimes chilly winter weather.

10 courts in one bubble and one solid structure, Ricos Tennis Academy is a popular and lively place to play tennis in Calgary.  Non-members are able to book courts and take lessons.

t to do After the Game

Elbow River Pathway

Any season is a time to enjoy Calgary's Elbow River Pathway.  It winds it's way along the river and goes right by Rico's Tennis Bubble. The path is part of an 800km network of walking and biking trails that connects this city end to end and meanders along its rivers and creeks. 

ere to Stay

Hotel Alma

A funky, retro space that is part hotel, part university dorm (3 floors are used as dorms during part of the school year).  The Hotel Alma is on the University of Calgary campus just north of downtown and has good light rail and bus transit around the city.

Hotel Alma
169 University Gate NW
Calgary, AB
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