New tennis courts are being built at Roland Garros, Paris. This year's French Open tournament gets underway on May 25th, with the final on June 8th.
A giant crane is suspended over the main stadium at Roland Garros.
Tennis balls hit outside the courts lie on the ground at Roland Garros. All the courts are covered in green tarps, to protect the surface from winter elements.
Pools of water collected on the tarps covering tennis courts at Roland Garros. The stadium is a ten-minute walk from our apartment on the Western edge of Paris.