November 25, 2015

Pavel & Blackwood Tennis Academy to Host $50K USTA Women’s Pro Circuit Event in November


September 27, 2013, CAPTIVA, FLORIDA – The Pavel & Blackwood Tennis Academy has announced that they will be hosting a $50,000 USTA Pro Circuit Women’s Event – the South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic – from November 3rd-10th at the award-winning South Seas Island Resort in Captiva, Florida.  This tournament is the last USTA Pro Circuit Women’s Event on the calendar in 2013 and opportunity for players to obtain WTA Tour points for the 2014 Australian Open. This event will benefit three local philanthropic causes – the Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida, Madisen’s Match and Partners for Breast Cancer Care, Inc.


“We are thrilled to have been selected to host the South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic,” said Tournament Director, Nick Blackwood (also Co-Founder of the Pavel & Blackwood Tennis Academy).  “The tournament will not only bring highly competitive tennis to our area that will give the excitement and experience of the professional game up close, but it will also benefit our community and the three philanthropic causes we are supporting.”


For more information on the South Seas Island Resort Women’s Pro Classic, visit