VI Tennis ITC Fri 29 March

Practice and improve your VI Tennis on Fridays at the ITC
Islington Tennis Centre (ITC), Market Road, London, N7 9PL.
6.00pm - 8.00pm
29th March 2019
The first session is FREE £4 for Members £8 Non-Members

Islington Vision Impaired Tennis Session 

  • First Session is FREE
  •  £4 for Members
  • £8 Non-Members

Venue: Islington Tennis Centre (ITC), Market Road, London, N7 9PL.

  • 3 courts on Fridays

Important!  Fridays are for B2,3,4 and 5 players and you want to be met at the station please let the contact below know by Wednesday for the Friday Session

Metro would always advise to phone or email the event contacts to confirm there have been no last minute changes or cancellations.

For more information contact: Odette Battarel  Email:
or Amanda Green: 

If  you want to try volunteering for Blind tennis, please Contact: Linda Almond

Blind Tennis

Is often called Soundball Tennis and is played on either a badminton court or a standard tennis court using a junior tennis racket and an adapted sponge ball that makes a noise when it bounces. Balls can be either black or fluorescent yellow to give maximum contrast with the colour of the sports hall. Blind Tennis video link here

Want to know more about Blind Tennis?

To find out more about what we offer or to get involved, contact Email:

You can watch a video of Odette being interviewed about Sound Ball Tennis at the link below:

Latest VI Advisory Groups agreed  Blind Tennis Rule below

Download: the full VI Tennis Advisory Group Document below
Feedback Word document here

See rules for more info.

Read about the Metro Annual Tennis Tournament 2013 and a new players perspective by clicking on ‘Articles’ in the Quicklinks box on this page. For an umpire’s view of the 2012 Tournament, Visit:

Watch a video on Metro the Tennis Foundation website of metro members playing at the National Tennis Centre

To read about Miyoshi Takei, the inventor of blind tennis, visit:


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