Banana Open Challenge
October 3-6, 2019 • Jekyll Island Tennis Center
Jekyll Island Tennis Center is proud to be the home of the Banana Open Challenge. Jekyll Island is a tennis lover’s paradise. Surrounded by wild palmettos, the Jekyll Island Tennis Center is a public tennis facility featuring 13 Har-tru clay courts. The Center is proud to be a recipient of the 2018 USTA Outstanding Facility Award.
Saturday & Sunday
Men’s/Women’s: Singles & Doubles – 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5, 5.0
Open & Combined Mixed Doubles – 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10.0
Thursday & Friday
Senior 50 Men’s/Women’s Singles & Doubles – 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5
Senior 50 Combined Mixed Doubles – 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0
Format: Two tie-break sets, 3rd set 10 point tie-break.
Two event limit. It is possible to play up to 4 matches a day.
Friday – Family Cookout from 6-8:30 p.m.; complimentary for players and their families
Saturday – Complimentary lunch for players; nominal fee for spectators
Entry Fee: $65/person for 1 event, $70/person for 2 events
Entry Deadline: September 30, 2019 at 11:59 p.m.
USTA Tournament ID: #700018319
Participants must be members of USTA and have played a Banana Open Qualifier to compete in the Banana Open Challenge.
The Westin Jekyll Island, the official sponsor of the Banana Open Challenge
The Westin Jekyll Island offers direct beach access and ocean views with three on-site dining venues including The Reserve Steakhouse, a full service oceanfront restaurant; Harry’s Lounge, a roof top lounge; and Salty’s Oceanside Bar & Grill, a poolside café and bar.
Click the room block direct link below or call 888.627.8316 and mention the Banana Open Challenge Room Block 2019 for discounted room rates.