Regional Visually Impaired Tennis Tournaments

 

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Loughborough had 30 participants.  B2 player Alex Wheen was beaten in the finals by Jim Curry.

Click here for the Tennis Foundation’s round up of the first 2017 Tournament

https://www.tennisfoundation.org.uk/trio-win-singles-doubles-loughborough-visually-impaired-tennis-tournament/

Nikhill Nair, B1 player started off the year winning the B1 section for his Cambridge group.

Here are some articles from last year’s regional tournaments.

http://www.tennisfoundation.org.uk/north-east-visually-impaired-tennis/

http://www.tennisfoundation.org.uk/winners-decided-edgbaston-blind-visually-impaired-regional-tennis-series/

 

Click here for the rules of the Regional games.

All participants must have a sight classification from British Blind Sport and adhere to individual Tournament Organisers suggestions.

Click here for the Guide to V I Tennis http://www.tennisfoundation.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/A-Guide-to-Visually-Impaired-Tennis.pdf

Click here to register with the tennis Foundation https://www3.lta.org.uk/Competitions/Competition/?ctn=1-9XONTZ4

If you experience any accessibility problems, please contact Kirsty Thompson at the Tennis Foundation.

Click here for a list of the 2017 Regional competitions for blind and partially sighted tennis players.

The next Regional Tournament is to be held in York, please click here for details.