Northants Disability Tennis Network - Inclusive Tennis Sessions

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Various locations in Northamptonshire
Telephone number:
01604 647525
Email address:
Service description:

Inclusive tennis sessions use a range of equipment aids (such as sports wheelchairs and tennis balls that make a noise when they bounce) to enable people with a physical or visual impairment access the game and the ability to enjoy playing tennis with their family and friends.

Rushmere Tennis Club offers inclusive coaching, with adapted equipment and an experienced coach. (Maddee Blair).

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Kings Park Tennis Club in Northampton has a regular players with a visual impairment.

Towcester Tennis Club has facilities for wheelchair users to participate at any level and is especially suitable for people starting to play tennis. Sports wheelchairs are available to use free of charge.

Funding is available for the cost of adaptive equipment bags for any groups developing inclusive tennis with help to choose the most suitable aids.

Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
29/10/2019