GRAND SLAM ASHEVILLE: VIP EXPERIENCES

A limited number of special VIP Experiences are available for this event including, tickets to the Grand Slam Asheville VIP Reception and very special opportunities to interact with the headline players.


For more information on VIP Experiences, please contact Brian 828.216.2106 or at brian@wsportsmarketing.com .  VIP Experiences are limited and are on a first come, first serve basis.

COURTSIDE SEATS

Each Courtside seat purchase includes a VIP Reception Pass and a Pass to the "After-Party".

The VIP Reception is being hosted by the Grand Bohemian Hotel from 5:00pm-7:00pm.  It will feature
wine, hor'doeuvres, and a silent auction.  Players  will sign autographs and take photos.

 The "After-Party" is being hosted by Steak _ Wine Restaurant (only a 3-4 minute walk from the Asheville Civic Center). The  "After-Party" will feature wine, domestic and imported beer, food and fun.


Proceeds from the VIP reception and Silent Auction to benefit our exclusive charity, Mission Children's Hospital.

PRICE: $75.00 Per Person



GROUP LESSON WITH
        ASHLEY HARKLEROAD


Date:  Thursday, August 27th _ Friday, August 28th (Times TBD)

Ashley is one of our best female American players and she is offering a 1-Hour group lesson. Ashley will conduct the lesson along with her coach Chuck
Adams (a former ATP touring Pro).

Price: $2,000*
(Maximum of Eight (8) People per group lesson).

OR

$500.00* Per Person
(Minimum of Four (4) People needed to hold lesson).

*Includes group and individual photos with Ashley Harkleroad , One (1) Courtside Seat
and One (1) VIP Reception Pass per person.



HIT WITH HARKLEROAD

Date:  Thursday, August 27th _ Friday, August 28th (Times TBD)

Think you have the skills to go stroke for stroke with with one of America's most talented female players ? Think no more.

This VIP Experience gives you the opportunity to do just that...........TRADE SHOTS WITH ASHLEY HARKLEROAD FOR SIXTY-MINUTES !

Don't worry, you get to specify the pace. Just watch out for Ashley's forehand !!!

Duration: 1-Hour
Price: $1,000.00*
Two Available

*Includes Two (2) Courtside Seats and Two (2) VIP Reception Passes.

WARM-UP A PLAYER

Friday, August 28th  6:30pm

Take the court at the Asheville Civic Center and hit a few balls with one of our headline players. After the "hit", you will take a picture with your player at the net.

Price: $200.00 Per Person*

*Includes Two (2) Courtside seats, Two (2) VIP Reception Passes and Two (2) After-Party Passes.

PRIVATE JET PLUS VIP PASSES TO
    THE  U.S. OPEN


The Ultimate VIP tennis experience.

You and a guest will take a Private Jet along with our headline players from Asheville (departs after the exhibition) to New York City. You will have limos, first-class accommodations and Player Passes to the U.S. Open.

Package Includes:

-Limo transfers to/from Airport(s)

-Hotel accommodations for 3 Nights/4 Days at Le Parker Meridien in Mid-Town Manhattan

-VIP Player Passes (allows entrance into the Player Lounge, Player Cafeteria and Priority Seating on all outer courts and the Grandstand Court).

Minimum Bid: $6,000.00
Auction begins Monday at Noon; closes on Thursday at Midnight.

*Includes Ten (10) Courtside Seats and Ten (10) VIP Reception Passes
.



U.S. OPEN TICKETS AND PLAYER PASSES

Want to be a VIP at the 2009 U.S. Open?
Here is your opportunity. This package contains "PLAYER PASSES" and daily tickets. The Player Passes allow you and a guest entrance into the Player Cafeteria, Player Lounge and Priority Seating on the Grandstand Court and all outer courts. Imagine eating lunch next to to Andy Roddick, mingling with your favorite players in the Players Lounge or watching a match from the front row. This VIP experience is for the ultimate tennis fan.

Price: $3,000.00 for Two People*
*Includes Ten (10) Courtside Seats, Ten (10) VIP Reception Passes and Ten (10) After-Party Passes.


COME TO PRACTICE WITH AMERICAN, RAJEEV RAM and SPANIARD, RUEBEN RAMIREZ-HIDALGO
Friday, August 28th (Time TBD)

This VIP Package allows a few lucky fans the rare opportunity to attend a private practice session with both headline match players, ask technical questions and take a photograph with both players upon conclusion of practice.

*Includes Two (2) Courtside Seats which includes (2) VIP Reception Passes and (2) After-Party Tickets.


PLAYER ESCORT


*For Children Ages 6 - 13

Your son/daughter will get the chance of a lifetime. As a Player Escort they will carry their player's bag as they make their entrance into the arena. Immediately following their entrance, they will take a picture with their player at the net.

PRICE: $250.00 Per Child


HARKLEROAD'S GEAR


Same as Marat's (except Ashley's clothes smell better). You get Ashley Harkleroad's skirt, top, shoes, visor and racquet she uses at Grand Slam
Asheville.

Price: $1,000.00*
One Available

*Includes Two (2) Courtside Seats, Two (2) VIP Reception Passes and a personally autographed photo from Ashley.