The Fleming Flash is back! And it’s tournament time starting today. Stay tuned each day for a list of highlighted matches featuring Seabrook players and more.
Player registration starts this morning at 10:00 am, and play starts at 11:00 am on Seabrook Island. Activities takes place on Seabrook with matches also being played on Kiawah starting Thursday morning. Entry is free for spectators. Draws will be posted at the Seabrook Island Racquet Club, or on the USTA website by clicking here. Or, scan this QR code and it will take you to the USTA website.
There are several Seabrookers playing in their first round matches today starting at 11 am, so come cheer them on!
Starting on Thursday, breakfast will be available from 7:30 – 11:00 am and lunch will be available to players and guests each day from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Periwinkle Kitchen will be bringing over some of their breakfast sandwiches and breakfast treats for the players. The grills will be going by the Seabrook Island Club at lunch and you can get wraps, sandwiches, sides, desserts and drinks. Cash, credit card or a member number will be accepted.
All players should be sure to have your QR codes with you when you come to check-in for the tournament. And be sure to check in at the USTA desk about your matches and scores. You will also be asked if you want to continue playing in the consolation bracket if you lose your match so be ready to play some more tennis.
Players and spectators are asked to please ride your bike, walk, have someone drop you off, or carpool as parking spots are at a premium. Be sure to keep your furry friends at home since they are not permitted at the Racquet Sports Center.
Don’t forget to check out our raffle with some great items benefitting the Seabrook Island Employee Assistance Fund. To see a list of items, go to the Fleming Tournament website by clicking here. Raffle tickets will be on sale starting this morning and the winning tickets will be drawn at 4:00 pm on Saturday. Tickets are one for $25 or five for $100.
The tennis will be spectacular! Come cheer on the locals as well as our many guests from across the country and internationally.
-Submitted by Debbie Pickens, Alan Fleming Tournament Chairperson and Ellen Smith, Communications Chairperson