Story

Serve2Cure Tennis Fundraiser & Tournament October 6 at Sandestin

September 25, 2012 by SoWal Staff

Sandestin Tennis is ready to serve the community with a fun event to help raise funds for breast cancer. Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort today announced its Annual Serve2Cure Tennis Tournament to be held this October 6 at the Sandestin Tennis Center in Destin, FL, from 8:30am to 2:00pm.

The goal of this breast cancer fundraising tournament is to assist underserved breast cancer patients with much needed support through the Breast Cancer program at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. The Oncology Department of Sacred Heart Hospital is the only treatment center in the Emerald Coast area that will accept non-insured patients.

A new path is being paved as the Sandestin Tennis Center leads the way with its commitment and dedication to breast cancer awareness and support for individuals in need.

“The passion of the tennis staff, combined with loyal guests and members and the local community make this a winning cause and effort,” said Todd Hanson, director of Sandestin Tennis. “We are playing for our mothers, daughters, sisters, aunts, wives, best friends, and neighbors.”

Players and guests alike are invited to participate in a variety of fun filled activities from 8:30am to 2:00pm on Oct. 6. The event will include breakfast, men and women round robin tournament play, fastest serve contest, silent auction items, lunch, and much more.

Serve2Cure is proudly partnering with Proffitt PR for their upcoming Girls’ Night Out on Sept. 27 aboard The Solaris, with 150 leading ladies of the Emerald Coast in attendance. Girls’ Night Out aboard The Solaris will feature a large silent auction, a Proffitt PR client gift basket raffle, live music, hor d’oeuvres, a champagne toast, multiple photographers to capture the evening, and a takeaway bag for each woman in attendance.

Serve2Cure tournament tickets are on sale for a price of $100 per person. Special pricing is also available for the even, not including the tournament, for $30. For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, email Serve2Cure@sandestin.com or call 850.267.7060.

Last year, the Serve2Cure Tennis Tournament raised $15,500.

Voted one of the top tennis resorts in the United States by Tennis Magazine, the Sandestin Tennis Center is known on Florida’s Emerald Coast as a leader in tennis instruction and tennis programs.

Sandestin’s team of professionals brings more than 70 years of experience to the courts. The Sandestin Tennis Center also offers private lessons, group lessons, junior programs, group packages, ladies team challenges, high performance training for juniors, tennis equipment rental, weekly clinics, and round robin play.

About Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was named the #1 resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast. The resort invites guests to a world of 2,400 acres and 30 charming neighborhoods featuring 1,300 condominiums, villas, town homes, and the best in Destin hotel accommodations. A member of Visit South Walton and Visit Florida, the resort features more than seven miles of beaches and pristine bay front, four championship golf courses, 15 world-class tennis courts, 19 swimming pools, a 113-slip marina, a fitness center and spa, meeting space, and The Village of Baytowne Wharf.

Visit www.sandestin.com or call 1-866-91-BEACH.

Tagged

SoWal Staff's picture

SoWal Staff

Offering news, features, insider tips & info, photos and video all across the South Walton area.

Add comment
You must have Javascript enabled to use this form.
Town