Bethany Beach, Delaware (PRWEB) February 03, 2013
Sea Colony Beach and Tennis Resort in Bethany Beach, Delaware, is set to host the third annual ResortQuest Pro Women’s Open Tennis Tournament, from June 9-16, 2013.
Contested on the clay courts at Sea Colony’s acclaimed tennis center, this week-long event, sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals and the U.S. Tennis Association (USTA), will feature nationally and internationally ranked players competing in singles and doubles play for a chance to increase their rankings and win a share of $10,000 in prize money.
The tournament will begin with the singles qualifying rounds on June 9-10, as the field vies for 8 of 32 main draw spots in the bracket. The main draw will begin Tuesday, June 11, with the doubles final contested on Saturday, June 15, and the singles final on Sunday, June 16. Daily admission to the event is free.
As part of the week long festivities, Sea Colony will also host the third annual Player Party at the Edgewater house promenade on Monday, June 10, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13, will feature a Junior Play Day at 4:30 p.m. at the Tennis Center and Saturday, June 15 marks USTA Member Appreciation Day. New this year, on Tuesday, June 11, at 4 p.m., former French Open doubles champion Luke Jensen will hold court for a clinic and pro exhibition.
Also, a week prior to the Pro Women's Open will be the Delaware Women's Open tournament held at the Sea Colony Tennis Center on June 1-2. The winner of this tournament will earn a wildcard spot into the following week's qualifying round.
For more information about these events and more at Sea Colony Tennis Center, visit the center at West Way Drive and Kent Avenue, call 302-539-4488, visit http://www.SeaColonyTennis.net or like them on Facebook (http://www.Facebook.com/SeaColonyTennis).
About Sea Colony
Sea Colony, which is professionally managed by ResortQuest Delaware, features a wide variety of amenities including a half-mile of private beach, 12 pools (including two indoor), fitness centers (with certified instructors and trainers), activities for all ages, community shuttle and year-round security. With 34 tennis courts, including four indoor and 14 Har-Tru clay, and an experienced and talented group of teaching professionals, Sea Colony Tennis offers a wide range of camps, clinics and private tennis instruction to players of all ages and skill levels.
Selected as a 2012 USTA Outstanding Facility of the Year, Sea Colony has earned additional national and global honors, including being named a Top 50 resort and the No. 13 tennis camp in the world, as well as the No. 4 for the best overall children’s programs and No. 5 for best junior programs, by TennisResortsOnline.com, an online publication whose annual rankings are determined by tennis players. Also in 2012, Sea Colony was listed among Tennis magazine’s Top 50 American Resorts, including No. 3 in the Mid-Atlantic region.
About ResortQuest Delaware & Maryland
Since the early 1970s, ResortQuest Delaware has provided real estate sales, vacation rental and homeowner association management services to Bethany Beach, Sea Colony and other fine communities in Delaware's Quiet Resorts and the surrounding coastal areas. With offices in southern Delaware and Ocean City, Md., the company offers comprehensive vacation rental services to more than 860 vacation rental properties. ResortQuest is consistently a real estate market leader for listings, sales and listings sold in southeast Sussex County, according to the Sussex County Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service. Its homeowner association management division represents the needs of more than 3,700 homeowners in 45 associations from Lewes to Fenwick Island, Delaware.
About Wyndham Vacation Rentals
Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world’s largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands. Backed by one of the world’s largest hospitality companies, Wyndham Vacation Rentals provides access to more than 100,000 vacation rental properties in over 500 unique destinations worldwide. Specializing in the managed vacation rental segment, Wyndham works closely with property owners to ensure all rentals meet its standards for customer service, quality and comfort. With a diverse and celebrated collection of more than 25 rental brands including Canvas Holidays, Hoseasons, James Villa Holidays, Landal GreenParks®, Novasol®, ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals® and The Resort Company® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Wyndham Vacation Rentals delivers distinct vacation experiences, ranging from beachfront condos, private homes, villas, castles and houseboats, with many properties offering kitchens, washers and dryers, maid service, spa and fitness centers, and golf courses. For additional information visit our media center or wyndhamvacationrentals.com.
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