RACQUET CLUB AT BAHA MAR
Located on the northern shore of New Providence Island, Baha Mar overlooks white sands and tranquil turquoise waters of the secluded Cable Beach, widely regarded as one of the most breathtaking beaches in The Bahamas. Resort accommodations include options for all types of travelers; the 1,800-room Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, the 299-room SLS Baha Mar, and the 237-room Rosewood Baha Mar.
The numerous resort amenities and activities include an 18-hole Jack Nicklaus TPC golf course, an ESPA spa, a grotto pool with waterfalls, a dozen restaurants and cafes and an equal number of bars, art galleries focused on Bahamian art, boutiques featuring luxury designers and local artisans, and some 3,000 feet of landscaped beach, the last bordered by a sanctuary with native Bahamian flora and fauna. The Racquet Club at Baha Mar features 6 championship hard courts, 2 har-tru clay courts, 1 grass court and a fully stocked pro shop.
“Baha Mar is a stunning destination that tennis fanatics of all levels will love,” said Scott Colebourne, COO of Cliff Drysdale Tennis. “We look forward to introducing a wide array of programming for all ages and abilities, and Jim Tressler brings immense experience and guidance to the helm of the program.”
DIRECTOR OF TENNIS
Jim Tressler joins Baha Mar and Cliff Drysdale Tennis with a career deeply ingrained in all aspects of the tennis industry. Tressler more recently served as the Director of Tennis at Atkins Tennis Center, University of Illinois for 18 years, where he also was the Tournament Director of the $75K USTA Pro Circuit event. Tressler has served as a Marketing Manager at Nike Tennis, Director of Corporate Partnerships at the USTA, a college tennis coach at the University of Florida and the University of Alabama, and a resort director seasonally in Anguilla and Jamaica.