About the Tournament A premier senior tennis event in the High
Country of North Carolina. Fabulous club, beautiful scenery,
friendly people, with a continuous stream of food and drink
included in the entry. It's a must on tennis enthusiast's calendar.
The Yonahlossee Racquet Club situated between Boone and Blowing
Rock expects to attract more than 225 senior (ages 35 - 75) tennis
players from the Southeast for the 19th Annual Gladys Hackworth
Tournament. In 2004, the tournament was recognized as NC Tournament
of the Year. Gladys and Bob Hackworth, who are part-time NC
residents, will again be Presenting Sponsors. For the past several
years, the tournament has raised money to benefit Watauga County
Habitat for Humanity. This worthwhile charity serves the High
Country at the grass roots level to eliminate sub-standard housing
from the community. YRC is pleased to designate this organization
as our charitable beneficiary again this year. Hotels Official
Accommodation Yonahlossee Inn 10% off for tournament players and
their families www.yonahlossee.com Yonahlossee, a natural resort,
is a place where families gather and couples celebrate. Offering
intimate Inn Rooms, cozy cottages, and elegant vacation rental
homes in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Guests enjoy indoor
and outdoor tennis courts, indoor pool, fitness center, and fine
dining at the Gamekeeper Restaurant. Located just minutes from
Blowing Rock, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and all area attractions
including splendid views, beautiful waterfalls and Mother Nature at
her finest! Additional Accommodations Crestwood Inn 10% off for
tournament players and their families www.creestwoodnc.com The Inn
at Crestwood offers a variety of rooms, suites, cottages, and
villas to satisfy the lodging needs of just about any guest, group,
or special event. Many units have private terraces, expansive
mountain views, fireplaces, and whirlpool baths, while some are
also handicap accessible and pet friendly. We invite you to stay
with us and experience southern hospitality at its best. The Table
at Crestwood's spectacular views will captivate you and your guest,
while you enjoy terrace or fireside dining. We offer great food,
sunsets and an unforgettable experience. The restaurant is open 7
days a week from 5:30pm until 9:00pm Meadowbrook Inn 3 Day Package
Deal for $457.00 plus tax, a $550 value & 2 Day Package Deal
for $350.00 plus tax www.meadowbrook-inn.com The Meadowbrook Inn
features a bottle of wine upon arrival: Chardonnay, Merlot, or
Cabernet, bottle water, complimentary continental breakfast, an
indoor swimming pool and fitness center, and also free WiFi and
outgoing calls. Massage Therapist for the Tournament Specifically
designed for tennis players, relieves aching and sore muscles,
helps speed recovery from injuries, breaks up chronic muscle knots,
and increases your range of motion. Contact Joann Nicodemus at
843-709-5507 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit
www.SuperiorTouchMassage.com. Joann will be available throughout
the tournament, look for her tent.
Player Selection Type
PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE USTA MEMBERSHIP BEFORE PLAYING. YOU CAN NO LONGER SIGN UP FOR MEMBERSHIP AT THE SITE. GO TO USTA.COM AND FOLLOW PROMPTS FOR MEMBERSHIP OR CALL 800-990-8782. YOU WILL GET THE NUMBER IMMEDIATELY.
Smaller draws may be combined after the deadline. If you do not want to be combined, please call the Racquet Club before noon on Sunday, July 24---828-963-1800.
No Selection Process. All registered players will be selected.
Entry to this tournament is open to all USTA members. Entries must be submitted by Saturday, July 23, 2011 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time. Only USTA members can register online if available.
In the future, you can jump straight to this tournament by entering the tournament identification number: 703909011 from the searchable schedule homepage.
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