Honors and Awards
Seabrook Island’s Racquet Club Receives Top 25 Ranking in the World
Tennis Resorts Online this year ranked Seabrook Island’s Racquet Club as a top tennis resort for 2012. Rankings come from guests who visit www.tennisresortsonline.com to rate their experiences at different resorts. Roger Cox, who developed the web site, spent 17 years writing for Tennis magazine.
"We are very honored to receive this unique recognition as this ranking places us among the world's best in terms of facility, staff and service,” Head Tennis Professional Mike Kiser says. “It is both exciting and rewarding to achieve our highest ranking ever as we continue to work toward consistently delivering a superior tennis experience.”
"This ranking is in large part due to the teamwork of our talented staff, and our goal is to create a friendly atmosphere in which we can promote tennis to all levels of players and get both members and guests involved with the program,” Mike says. “Working hand-in-hand with a large, active year-round tennis community is a tremendous asset in achieving our goal of a superior private club experience."
Listed below are a few more distinctions awarded to the Seabrook Island tennis club and professionals.
- The Seabrook Island Racquet Club was named one of Tennis Magazine’s “Top 25 U.S. Resorts”
- 2016 "Best Tennis Club in South Carolina"
The annual Alan Fleming Tennis Tournament, which hosts more than 250 players, has received the following awards:
- 1996 “South Carolina Senior Tournament of the Year"
- 1996 "Southern Section Adult Tournament of the Year" by the South Carolina Tennis Association.
- 2005 "South Carolina Adult Tournament of the Year" by the South Carolina Tennis Association.
- 2008 Nominated by the South Carolina Tennis Association for "Charitable Tournament of the Year". Over the last ten years the tournament has raised more than $221,500 for the benefit of Hospice of Charleston Foundation.
- 2011 "South Carolina Adult Senior Tournament of the Year"
- Host Site National Category I Gold Ball Event Mixed Doubles 40s, 50s, 60s and 70s National Championship