Tennis industry legend Cliff Drysdale and his team of pros and directors joined the 25th Annual Charity Challenge of Champions at the Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers, AR September 15 -17, 2016 to raise funds for the Arkansas Crisis Center. Each member of the Drysdale crew captained a tournament team and participated in Pro Exhibition matches alongside other notable pros such as Luke Jensen, Tim Mayotte, Ann Grossman, Ross Case and Arantxa Sanchez-Vicario.
This event started in 1991 to support the NWA Crisis Intervention Center with 5 National Sponsors and earned $60,000. In 2004, total sponsors reached over 50 companies and earnings of over $225,000 in each of the past 8 years. All in all the Charity Challenge has donated more than $4 million to charities over the past 24 years.
The event has also been chosen as ‘Best Charity Tennis Event’ in the USTA Southern Section and given a similar honor twice by the USPTA.
For more information on this world class event, visit http://www.nwacharitychallenge.com