Tallahassee Tennis Challenger Player Information

Presented by Visit Tallahassee

Tallahassee, FL
April 19 – April 25, 2021
ATP Challenger 80

Site:
Forestmeadows Tennis Complex
4750 North Meridian Road
Tallahassee, FL 32312
(850) 894-0461–Tournament Desk phone number–not active until April 18th at 9am.
CLAY HYDRO-COURT – outdoors
Wilson Regular Duty tennis balls
Tournament Director:  Karen Vogter,
850-545-8740  KVogter@TallahasseeChallenger.com

USTA On-Site Staff:
Supervisor: Keith Crossland
Chief of Umpires: Tracy Crossland
Tournament designate: 

Trainers: Brian Baney, ATC & Tommy Craig, ATC

Schedule of Play:
Singles Qualifying – Sunday, April 18 at 10:00 AM
Singles Main Draw – Monday, April 19 at 10:00 AM
Doubles Main Draw – Tuesday, April 20

PLAYER HOUSING FOR 2020
Tournament Host Hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites I-10 North  
3388 Lonnbladh Road   
850-574-4900
Tallahassee, FL  32308

Hotel reservations are to be made via www.tennisuno.com  If you need assistance please contact our Housing Chair, Cecilia Loeb at Cecilia@TallahasseeChallenger.com 

CUT OFF DATE FOR RESERVATIONS IS APRIL 5TH  AT 11:59 PM. 

To make reservations for dates prior to April 17th (singles players) or April 18th (for doubles players), you may use the following information: Group code: TTC. You must identify yourself as part of this group to receive the tournament rate of $99.00 per night.  All reservations must be guaranteed with a valid major credit card.  The nightly rate will change to $139.00 per night on Friday, April 23rd for those who wish to stay after their tournament sponsored housing expires.  Please notify the hotel front desk immediately if you plan to stay as this is graduation weekend for Florida State University and the hotel will be fully booked.

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.

TRANSPORTATION
Tallahassee Regional Airport is within 30 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 site beginning 8:15am Saturday, April 17th. See hotel lobby and site lobby for shuttle schedule.  Uber & Lyft are available in Tallahassee.

Stringing:
Dom Lausic, Ph.D., PTR, USPTA, USRSA (MRT) and Hrvoje Lausic will be the stringers for the tournament. Racquet stringing will be available at the tournament site, beginning on April 17th. Additional stringing can be done at the tournament site. Ask at the front desk of Forestmeadows.

Directions to the courts (Location Map)

Restaurants
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

Panera Bread Company  3523 Thomasville Road, 850-297-0171

Nothing Bundt Cakes  346 S. Magnolia Dr., 850-765-5188

Chicken Salad Chick  1410 Market St., 850-894-250

Links of Interest:
http://www.co.leon.fl.us/visitors/index.htm (golf, fishing, sights to see, restaurants)
http://www.TTATennis.org
http://www.tennisonline.com/
http://www.fsu.edu/
http://www.atptour.com/
http://www.Tallahassee.com