Wheelchair Tennis


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Wheelchair tennis is a high-energy sport requiring concentration, fitness and incredible skill. It follows traditional tennis rules with the only difference is players are allowed two bounces of the ball and the first bounce being within the bounds of the court.

Come down to Prince Alfred Park to watch the

Friday-Sunday 28-30 of November 2014

The Metro Open is an ITF Futures Event that is part of the Uniqlo Wheelchair Tennis Tour. You can also play with the wheelies on Friday, 28 November from 1-4 pm to help raise funds for Wheelchair Tennis!   Or visit the Wheelchair Sports NSW fundraising page and donate now!

Wheelchair tennis coach Michael (Mick) Connell also offers weekly lessons and clinics at the Prince Alfred Park courts in Surry Hills. Mick was formerly number 2 in the world and won the 2013 NSW Metropolitan Open Title after winning both the Open Men’s Singles and Open Men’s Doubles.  To book a wheelchair tennis lesson with Mick please feel free to contact him directly on 0415 884 749.

Contact Wheelchair Tennis NSW for further information on Wheelchair Tennis and other wheelchair sports.

Metropolitan Open Tournament Contact
Melanie Chapman, Sports Development Officer, Wheelchair Sports NSW

Metropolitan Open Wheelchair Tennis Tournament