Hawks Cay Resort Partners with CDT

February 19, 2010

Duck Key, FL — Cliff Drysdale Tennis is pleased to announce a new partnership with Hawks Cay Resort, which will include the renovation and expansion of it’s tennis program, as stated by Cliff Drysdale Tennis’ CEO, Don Henderson, today.

The resort, located on the secluded island of Duck Key, midway down the Florida Keys, is a 60-acre luxury Florida Keys resort that offers some of the world’s best fishing, exciting water sports, a chance to interact with dolphins, a saltwater lagoon, gorgeous swimming pools, luxurious accommodations, exquisite restaurants, kids and teen clubs and a full-service spa, all in the casual, relaxed pace of the Keys. Resort guests and tennis club members will enjoy such services as private lessons, clinics, cardio tennis, junior and adult programs, social events, round robin tournaments and exhibitions.

“Hawks Cay is thrilled about the opportunity to partner with Cliff Drysdale Tennis. Our plans include renovating the courts and surrounding area; 4 clay and 4 hard courts by fall 2010”, said Sheldon Suga, Managing Director of Hawks Cay Resort. “To associate the Cliff Drysdale Tennis reputation and name with our tennis program is one of our resort’s top highlights of the year.”

“Hawks Cay is a resort destination that understands that the perfect get-away combines superior accommodations and personal service with a full menu of experiences to enjoy,” states Cliff Drysdale, Founder and President of Cliff Drysdale Tennis. “These will be lifelong memories to capture and record. Our commitment to the resort is the guarantee that if tennis is one of the activities you chose, it will be the ultimate tennis experience!”

About Cliff Drysdale Tennis

Cliff Drysdale Tennis (CDT), founded in 2001 by tennis legend Cliff Drysdale and partners Don Henderson and Tom Brownhill, specializes in daily tennis operations and management for resorts, hotels and private tennis clubs; sports design and construction consultation for companies interested in building world-class tennis facilities; tennis educational programs, summer camps, clinics and retreats; and resort, hotel corporate outing planning and leisure operations. For more information, visit

About Hawks Cay Resort

Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key in the Florida Keys is the premier destination in all of the Florida Keys for outdoor fun. Alongside the emerald water of the Atlantic Ocean, guests enjoy tennis, world-class fishing, a full-service marina, Dolphin Connection program, Calm Waters Spa, kid and teen clubs, sailing, diving, five signature restaurants, five swimming pools and more. Hawks Cay Resort is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.