Beach Tennis Ultimate frisbee

Ultimate and Beach Tennis players at Sand Key Open

 

 

CLEARWATER BEACH, FL (October 7, 2015) – The third annual Sheraton Sand Key Beach Tennis Open was a huge success with over 80 participants competing in Men’s Open Doubles, Women’s Open Doubles, Mixed Open Doubles, Men’s Advanced Doubles, Women’s Advanced Doubles, and Mixed Advanced Doubles. The Beach Tennis tournament was the cornerstone event for the Inaugural Sand Key Beach Sports Festival sponsored by the St Petersburg/Clearwater Sports Commission and the Florida Sports Foundation which this year also included the sport of Ultimate Beach Frisbee with over 150 participants competing on five fields 30 yds x 50 yds in dimension on the Sheraton Sand Key Resort’s 10 acre private beach. Hundreds of spectators and Resort guests were treated to an action packed weekend of Professional Beach Tennis players and Professional Ultimate Frisbee players from all over the world competing their hearts out under the warm Florida sunshine!

The Sheraton Sand Key’s own activities director and Beach Tennis pro, Steve Culver, partnered with Michelle Guidicessi to win the mixed doubles.