Tallahassee Tennis Challenger Player Information

Tallahassee, FL
April 15 – April 21, 2024
ATP Challenger 75

Forestmeadows Tennis Complex
4750 North Meridian Road
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) TBD–Tournament Desk phone number–not active until April 13th at 12 noon.
Hydrocourts – outdoors
Wilson Regular Duty tennis balls
Tournament Director:  Karen Vogter,
850-545 8740  KVogter@TallahasseeChallenger.com

USTA On-Site Staff:
Supervisor: Marc Bell
Tournament Referee: Scott Elbin
Chief of Umpires: Tracy Crossland
Trainers: Brett Allen and Phillip Galloway

Schedule of Play:
Singles Qualifying – Sunday, April 14
Singles Main Draw – Monday, April 15
Doubles Main Draw – Tuesday, April 16


Tournament Host Hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites I-10 North  3388 Lonnbladh Road   
Tallahassee, FL  32308

All housing reservations (players and their guests) will be made through TennisUNO.  For additional assistance, please contact our Housing Chair, Cecilia Loeb at Cecilia@TallahasseeChallenger.com for assistance. 

 All housing rules set forth by the ATP will be observed.  Failure to notify the tournament of your late arrival will result in loss of housing at the tournament.  We are not responsible for your guests’ reservations if not made within the appropriate time frame thru TennisUNO.    

To make reservations for dates prior to April 13th (singles players) or April 14th (for doubles players), you may use the following information: Group code: TTC for both Hampton Inn. You must identify yourself as part of this group to receive the tournament rate of $115.00 per night.  All reservations must be guaranteed with a valid major credit card.

Hotel Cancellation Policy:  Reservations must be canceled 3 days prior to check-in to avoid a cancellation fee equal to the first night’s room and tax.

Some private housing will be available again this year.  If you choose to house privately please notify our housing chair, Cecilia Loeb at Cecilia@TallahasseeChallenger.com and she will get you in touch with our Private Housing Chair.

Tallahassee Regional Airport is within 30-40 minutes of tournament site and hotel. Taxi to hotel is approximately $35-$40. Taxis are found just outside the baggage claim area or you can call: City Taxi 850-562-4222 or Yellow Cab 850-580-8080. A shuttle is available from the hotel to the tournament site on the :15 and :45 starting at 8:45am Saturday, April 13th. See hotel lobby and site lobby for shuttle schedule.  Uber & Lyft are available in Tallahassee.

Dom Lausic, Ph.D., PTR, USPTA, USRSA (MRT) and Dustin Tankersley, USRSA Master Racquet Technician, GSRA International Master Tour Stringer, will be the stringers for the tournament. Racquet stringing will be available at the tournament site, beginning on Friday, April 12th around 12N. Ask at the front desk of Forestmeadows.

Directions to the courts (Location Map)

The following establishments are sponsors of the tournament and many are within minutes from the hotel and tournament site:

Mom & Dad’s 3421 Bannerman Rd. #104  850-877-4518

The Blu Halo 3431 Bannerman Rd. #102  850-996-1696

Newk’s Eatery 1400 Village Square Blvd., 850-329 7162

Tasty Pastry Bakery 1355 Market St., 850-893-3752

The Wharf Casual Seafood 3439 Bannerman Rd., 850-765-1077

Smitty’s Taphouse & Grill 6265 Old Water Oak Rd., Suite 101

Horizon’s Bar & Grille 3427 Bannerman Rd., 850-329-2371

TAKKO Seoul Good 1415 Timberlane Rd. #301

Links of Interest:
http://www.co.leon.fl.us/visitors/index.htm (golf, fishing, sights to see, restaurants)