Sundial Invites Players to USTA Sanctioned Tournament

DATE: August 29, 2019

Sanibel Island, FL- August 28, 2019-Sundial Beach Resort & Spa will be home to the 2019 USTA Southwest Florida Clay Court Championships, open to USTA members 18 and over. Slated for September 27-29, the USTA sanctioned event categories include Men’s and Women’s Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles for NTRP rated divisions 3.5-4.5. Age divisions are Open, 40s, 50s and 60s.
Players are invited to register with USTA Tennis Link using tournament ID# 150046619. Pricing is 59.63 first singles and 43.50 first doubles. Registration closes September 25. Resort tennis information is available by email at tennis@sundialresort.com or by phone at 239-395-6025.

“We’re looking forward to a great weekend of competition and camaraderie” said Sundial racquet sports manager and tournament organizer, Christian Clark. “This is our fourth year hosting the event and it has become an annual Sundial tradition, offering players and their families a fun resort weekend.”
With a long legacy of island tennis, Sundial’s facilities are recognized area-wide and have repeatedly been named the “Best Tennis” on Sanibel & Captiva Islands. The resort features six state-of-the-art sub surface HydroGrid® courts.

Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is offering a tournament rate of $199 for fully equipped Studio and Island Suite with breakfast for two and waived resort fee. Reservations may be made at sundialresort.com or by phoning 866-565-5093 and using rate code CLAY19. Perfect for the active traveler, the resort features complimentary paddleboards, kayaks, bicycles and beach volleyball.
The two-day tournament includes a Saturday evening players’ party and trophies. Player gift bags will be provided by the Kay Casperson Lifestyle Spa & Boutique and player refreshments will be donated by Bailey’s Marketplace. Event sponsors include R.L.R. Investments, Royal Shell Real Estate, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank, Adventures in Paradise, R.S. Walsh Landscaping, Sanibel-Captiva Islander, The Meridian Group, Holliday Group Construction and Natherson and Co. PA Certified Public Accountants.

About Sundial Beach Resort & Spa

Located near Fort Myers on the barrier island of Sanibel off the Southwest Florida Gulf Coast, Sundial Beach Resort & Spa is a unique island destination with miles of world-famous beaches. Voted Best Staycation in Southwest Florida and Best Full Service Resort for six years in a row, guests select from spacious, fully equipped condominium-style accommodations in various sizes, complete with kitchen, living room and dining area. Directly on site are five restaurants with panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico. Resort amenities include six HydroGrid® tennis courts, twelve pickleball courts, multiple heated swimming pools, organized activities, a state-of-the-art fitness center, Kay Casperson Lifestyle Spa & Boutique, Sanibel Sea School at Sundial, Bailey’s Marketplace and a nearby world-class golf course. Sundial Beach Resort & Spa features 23,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space. The resort and its pristine beaches serve as a perennial favorite for Florida beach weddings. For additional information, call 239-472-4151 or visit sundialresort.com.