REMINGTON REYNOLDS GOLF & TENNIS
CHALLENGE

LONGBOAT KEY

April 30 - May 2, 2021

  • World Class Venue

    Come and join us at the Resort at Longboat Key this April 30 - May 2 for a weekend of competitive golf, tennis, relaxation, and networking.  
  • Golf Tournament & Challenges

    Compete in a competitive 2-person flighted scramble golf tournament, hosted on both the Island and Bayside courses on Longboat Key. 
  • Tennis Tournament & Clinics

    Not a golfer, no problem. Join us for morning tennis clinics or compete in the tennis tournament. Open to all playing levels. 
  • Win Great Prizes & Points

    Winners of the Golf and Tennis can earn great prizes and Series Points for Remington Reynolds apparel and an invitation to Series Final, where the winner will earn a trip to the 2021 Necker Cup, to be held this Nov. 16-21 in the British Virgin Islands. 
  • Great People & Networking

    Our golf and tennis events afford each person to meet new people and business relationships in a relaxed and fun social environment. You can opt-in to networking dinners and break-out sessions. 
  • Remington Reynolds & Sponsor Gift Basket

    Each participant will receive a gift basket from Remington Reynolds Apparel and other Event Sponsors.

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Golf Tournament

Registration
Open to any golfer (male, female, junior, senior) having a valid and verifiable USGA HCP Index!

Format
2-person Scramble Best Ball. If you are a single, no problem, we will pair you up with a partner. 

Flights
The Tournament will have 4 flights based on the combined handicap average of both players: Championship Flight: 0 to 5 Lemur Flight: 6 to 11 Turtle Flight: 12 to 18 Flamingo Flight: 19 to 26.

Course
Longboat Key Club. Saturday May 1st is Bay Side Course, Sunday May 2nd is Island Side Course.

Tennis Tournament

Registration
Open to any tennis player (male, female, junior, senior) with a 3.5. 4.0, 4.5, 5.0 NTRP tennis rating. 

Draws
Men's & Women's Singles Tournament with Handicap Scoring

Scoring & Format
Tournament Draw. Each player will compete in a set 8 game pro set. Each game begins with a handicapped score determined by the gap in NTRP rating. For example, if a 5.0 player competes against a 4.0 player, the 5.0 player will start the game down 30 love. At 7 all a handicapped tiebreaker will be used. 

Consolation Draws so you will get at least 3 matches. 

LONGBOAT KEY GOLF & TENNIS

Your Itinerary

1

Friday, April 30

4:00   pm - Check In
5:30   pm - Cocktail Reception on the Links
                    Golf Skill Challenge
                    Remington Reynolds Apparel
                     Launch
                    (Island House- Spike n Tee) 
7:30   pm -  Dinner on Your Own or Join One of 
                    Our Social Networking Dinner 
                    Tables

2

Saturday, May 1

7:30   am - Breakfast on Your Own
8:30   am - Golf Tournament Round 1
                   (Links on Harbourside)
10:00 am - Tennis Clinics for All Levels
                   (Islandside Courts) 
12:30 pm - Lunch on Your Own
1:00   pm - Free Time
2:00   pm - Tennis Tournament 
                   (Islandside Courts)
4:30   pm - Be Your Passion - 
                   Professional Meetup
6:00   pm - Beachside Cocktails & Hors d'ouvres
                   (Latitudes Deck)  
7:30   pm - Dinner on Your Own or Join One of
                    Our Social Networking 
                    Dinner Tables

3

Sunday, May 2

8:30   am - Golf Tournament Round 2
                   (Links on Longboat)
9:30   am - Tennis Clinics for All Levels
                   (Islandside Courts) 
12:00 pm - Awards/Highlights
                   Golf Skill Challenge
                   (Island House- Spike n Tee) 
12:30 pm - Lunch on Your Own
2:00   pm - Depart for Airport

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MC & Event Sponsor 
Ray Collins

Ray Collins was an award-winning news anchor in Tampa Bay and Sarasota for 25 years. His knowledge of the area, credibility and resourcefulness has helped him become one of the busiest Realtors in the region. He can help you find the perfect first- or second-home here in paradise. 

Event Sponsors

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the golf format?

We will be using a 2-person Scramble Best Ball. 

The Tournament will have 4 flights based on combined handicap average of both players. Lemur Flight: 0 to 5, Flamingo Flight: 6 to 11, Parrot Flight: 12 to 18, Turtle Flight: 19 to 26 

Do I need a handicap?

Yes, you must have a certified handicap in order to be eligible to win points.

How are golf pairings arranged?

Teams can be registered in advance. If you are a singled we can help you find a partner. 

What kind of golf challenges are there?

Our unique golf challenges are the highlight of the event for many of our guests.  Earn additional points in our spirited contests such as the bottle smash, putting contests and hole in one! 

What are the options to play tennis?

Tennis clinics, competitive tennis and open courts will be available throughout your stay. Longboat Key Club's USTA award-winning tennis facility, The Tennis Gardens, offers a unique tennis experience with 20 Har-Tru courts set amidst beautifully landscaped acreage along Sarasota Bay. Upon event registration, guests will indicate their preference for tennis and/or golf.

How do I get member level pricing?

It's simple- Book Early!  The first 16 room bookings to register for each Event get Member Level pricing!  You can also get Member Level pricing by spending $500 or more of product at the Remington Reynolds website.

Can I extend my stay at the resort?

Based on availabilty, the group rate will be offered to our guests up to 3 days before and 3 days after the official event dates.  Please make arrangements directly with the resort as soon as possible as the resort is near capacity at this time. 

Can I opt out of tennis and golf?

Of course! Relax and enjoy! The beach is just steps from your room and world-class shopping is minutes away in St. Armands Circle. Our event guests also receive 10% off on all spa services.

Are meals included?

Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres will be included both Friday and Saturday nights.  A "Grab and Go" picnic lunch will be provided to the golfers on Saturday.  All other meals and beverages are the responsibility of the guests. 

 How do I win my way to the Necker Cup 2021?

Each 2-person team that has the highest point value at the conclusion of the weekend event will be invited to compete in the finals. Location and date to be announced soon!

What are the COVID 19 protocols?

FACE COVERINGS: Per the town of Longboat Key Ordinance 2020- 10, face coverings are mandatory in public indoor or outdoor locations when physical or social distancing is not possible. COMMITMENT TO CLEANLINESS: Longboat Key Resort takes standards for hygiene and cleanliness very seriously and are taking additional steps to ensure the safety of our guests and team members. Our health and safety measures include the following: Compliance with all minimum state and local guidelines related to COVID-19 All team members have been trained on our new protocols Utilization of EPA-approved cleaning & disinfecting agents that kill the COVID-19 virus Face coverings required as part of uniforms for all team members Hand Sanitizer Stations at high traffic guest touch points Signage throughout public spaces on cleanliness, social distancing, and hand hygiene Elimination and/or offering alternative options for any shared-use items that can’t be cleaned after guest use Limiting team member room entry during stay (housekeeping, in-room dining)

What are the refund options?

We understand that your travel plan may change last minute. Should you need to cancel your trip, Remington Reynolds offers 2 options. (1) Apply your deposit to a future Remington Reynolds Event. (2) Receive a 70% cash refund and 30% online store credit on Remington Reynolds Apparel.

How do I get to Sarasota?

Guests will be responsible for booking their own travel arrangements.  The Resort at Longboat Key is approximately 15 minutes from the Sarasota Bradenton Airport.

Is ground transportation included?

Guests will be responsible for their own transportation to and from the resort.  The resort is approximately 15 minutes from the Sarasota Airport.  Taxi, Uber, and Lyft services are easy to find at the airport.  While staying at the resort, there is complimentary shuttle service throughout the resort and to shopping in nearby St. Armands Circle.

What other events are you hosting in this series? 

We are proud to announce the next Remington Reynolds Golf Challenge will take place on September 10-12, 2021 at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort near Charleston, South Carolina. Indulge in 5-Star accommodations, world-class resort amenities, award-winning recreational activities, and some of the most respected golf courses in the nation. You’ll enjoy all of this and more in distinctively tranquil natural surroundings—for a travel experience you’ll wish would never end.  Additionally, this October 22-24th, we will offer a Golf & Tennis event at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee in Greensboro, Georgia. Details coming soon!  

Lemur Conservation

100% of Auction Proceeds and 10% of Golf and Tennis Tournament Tickets Sold will be donated to the Lemur Conservation, whos ongoing mission is dedicated to the preservation and conservation of the primates of Madagascar through managed breeding, scientific research, education, and art.

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