Cliff Drysdale Tennis® at Hawks Cay Resort showcases a Florida tennis program with dynamic synergy among earning, match play, game strategy, team competitions and camaraderie. Cliff Drysdale has devoted over four decades of his life to promoting the advancement of the tennis culture including the founding and presidency of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), a 30 year+ tenure as an ESPN tennis analyst, and the ownership of a tennis management company, Cliff Drysdale Tennis®
Cliff Drysdale Tennis offers adult and youth tennis programs in the Florida Keys. Receive world-class tennis instruction from USPTA Certified coaching professionals. Programs include Shot Clinics, Junior Programs, Tournaments and Private Lessons. For more information or to schedule a lesson or private clinic at our Florida tennis resort, please contact Wanzell Flemming by phone 305-743-7000 ext. 1571, 610-836-2877, or email [email protected].
Our Florida tennis resort features a pro shop so you can rent or buy equipment for all day play. Rates: $7 for 2 hour racquet rental, $12 + cost of string for racquet stringing.
Weekly adult pickleball clinics are being held Monday through Thursday from 9-10am and Saturday 10-11am. Round Robin takes place Tuesday from 3:30-5pm. A different shot and strategy is worked on every day with drills and live ball games. All levels are welcome. The price is $25 for non-members and $20 for members, and reservations are required. Please contact Wanzell Flemming by phone 305-743-7000 ext. 1571, 610-836-2877, or email [email protected].
Tennis facilities are accessible. For more information on accessibility, please see our Accessibility Statement.
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Private lessons and clinics are available for both tennis and pickleball. Whether you're looking for an introduction to the sport or want to improve your technique, Hawks Cay's private sessions for up to four people are a fun time guaranteed.
Availability: Monday-Thursday, 10-11 am; Saturday & Sunday, 9-10 am
Rates: $35/non-member, $25/member; reservation required
These open clinics will consist of doubles based instruction, drills, fun games and live point play. Each day will consist of a different theme. These clinics are a great way to hit a lot of balls and improve your game! Call 305-743-7000 ext. 1571 for reservations.
Availability: Thursday 3:30-5:00 pm
Rates: $30/non-member, $20/member, reservation required
These weekly tennis round robin sessions are a great way to get some match practice in, they will be played in a doubles format and you will play with different opponents and partners throughout the session. Players must be able to serve, rally, and score to participate. These clinics are a great way to hit a lot of balls and improve your game!
Availability: Tuesdays and Fridays 8-9:00 am
Rates: $35/non-member, $25/member, reservation required
Take your cardio routine out of the gym and onto the tennis court! Cardio tennis is a great workout for players of all abilities. Join our pros for a series of feeding, footwork drills and fast-paced games.
Availability: Monday-Thursday, 9-10 am; Saturday, 10-11 am
Rates: $25/non-member, $20/member, reservation required
Our pickleball open clinics are a great way to improve and learn at the fastest growing sport in the country. Each of our clinics will feature a different theme with the drills and instruction based on that theme!
Availability: Friday, 9-10:30 am
Rates: $15/non-member, $10/member
Pickleball round robins are a great way to improve your match play and put the skills learnt in clinics/lessons into practice, also a good way to meet other pickleball minded people!
Availability: Upon request
Rates: $30/person/hour (3-4 people)
Rates per hour: $80/$65* for private; $44/$35* per person for 2 people; $36/$28* per person for 3 people; $30/$23* per person for 4 people
*Denotes member pricing
Flemming is a USPTR Certified Tennis Instructor from Phoenixville, PA. He’s been teaching the game with Cliff Drysdale and among other professional clubs for over ten years. Before that, he played high school tennis as well as singles and doubles Division II tennis at West Chester University.
Contact Wanzell for more information or to schedule a lesson or private clinic. 305-743-7000 ext. 1571