Record holder of fastest serve in History serves up Celebrity Tennis Exhibition benefiting local Charity at BallenIsles Country Club

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Record holder of one of the fastest serves in history, Brenda Schultz-McCarthy, is set to join tennis standouts Don Johnson, Jimmy Arias, Mikael Pernfors, and Kathy Rinaldi at BallenIsles Country Club on Saturday, May 4 for a Celebrity Tennis Exhibition benefiting local Charity.

Schultz-McCarthy claimed her place as the fastest serve in WTA history, recording a 130-mph-serve during a qualifying tournament in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2006.

"This promises to be great tennis action and will take place on the Stadium Court of the Club's state-of-the-art Sports Complex from 4:00 - 5:30 pm," said BallenIsles Tennis Director Trish Faulkner.

A Tennis Clinic from 2:30 – 4:00pm will precede the exhibition which will be followed by a cocktail party in the Main Clubhouse 6:00 – 8:00 pm and an opportunity for photos with celebrities. 

The event is also open to the public. For non-members of BallenIsles, the Tennis Clinic entry fee is $100.00 per person. The Celebrity Exhibition fee for non-members is $50.00 per person and the Cocktail After Party and Celebrities Meet and Greet, with photos, is $100.00 per person. For reservations please call the BallenIsles Tennis Desk at 561.622.0220.

All Proceeds Benefit the T.E.D.S. Foundation which was founded by Schultz-McCarthy to provide scholarships and training to young athletes 8 to 15 years old.

BallenIsles Country Club has been lending its world class facilities to a number of worthy causes in the community and the Club's teaching professionals also donate their time extensively.

The highly valued tennis program at BallenIsles continues to attract a Who's Who of former and current Grand Slam champions including Venus and Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Virginia Wade, Stan Smith, Fred Stolle, Mats Wilander, Brenda Schultz-McCarthy, Mikael Pernfors, Jimmy Arias, Aaron Krickstein, Van Winitsky, Gigi Fernandez and Alina Jidkova.

About BallenIsles Country Club

Nestled in the heart of South Florida's Palm Beach Gardens, BallenIsles ( is highly regarded as a unique, private residential community with a distinguished history. Home to some of the world's top professional athletes and business leaders, it boasts 3 championship courses with 54 holes of golf, 22 world class tennis courts and a new, state-of-the-art Sports Complex.

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark Hopkinson
NewsMark Public Relations

SOURCE BallenIsles Country Club


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