Alan Fleming Senior Open Clay Court State Championship

tennisThe Club at Seabrook Island is preparing for the Alan Fleming Sr. Open Clay Court State Championship Tournament October 1-5, 2014.  This year’s event features a new milestone for this popular tennis tournament.  The mixed doubles events will be played as a Category 1 National Gold Ball Event!   The tournament draw grows every year and this South Carolina Level One State Championship tennis event is now attended by over 250 participants!

Originally established in 1981, the Seabrook Island Senior Tennis Tournament was founded by Alan Fleming, Sr.  Mr. Fleming held number one rankings for his age group in both New Jersey and South Carolina.  Alan’s son, Peter Fleming, was a professional touring player who enjoyed notoriety as the professional doubles playing partner of John McEnroe.  Together they won seven major titles and over 50 doubles titles together.

Players from around the Southeast United States and beyond will compete in several categories including singles, doubles and mixed doubles competitions.  The four day event is highlighted by also raising funds for Hospice of Charleston Foundation.  To date the tournament has raised over $350,000 for this outstanding family assistance organization.

Tournament players enjoy daily hospitality, a player’s cocktail reception,  Friday evening buffet in the Island House overlooking the Atlantic ocean, and access to the Seabrook Island Club amenities .  Club amenities include oceanfront pools, championship golf, an equestrian center and state of the art fitness club.

Seabrook Exclusives is proud to be a platinum sponsor of this year’s event.  View our selection of Seabrook home and villa rentals here.

Tournament players enjoy 10% off accommodations booked through Seabrook Exclusives for the Alan Fleming Sr. Open Clay Court State Championship Tennis Tournament.  Call us at 843-768-0808 for the best selection and discounted pricing.