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VI Tennis Regionals 2020!

LTA - Visually Impaired Tennis Regional Tournaments 2020

VI Tennis Regional Tournaments Calendar 2020

The LTA are really excited to announce that there will be 11 Regional VI Tournaments in 2020!! Most dates are now finalised with just a few of the ones at the end of the year needing to be confirmed by venues.

Hopefully, these extra tournaments might mean some of you don’t need to travel so far to compete as we have a nice spread of where the new ones are taking place.

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, please contact Liz.Terry@lta.org.uk

Call the LTA Services Team on +44 (0)208 487 7000 for an expert member of the team to assist with any queries you may have.

To use the tournament search on the LTA website you will need to register and become an LTA Member, you will  also need to  tick the disability option and choose your dates ( at the moment of writing this –  2 Dec 2019 – there are No 2020 dates available, but no doubt they will be added)

Website: https://www3.lta.org.uk/Competitions/Search/ 

 

LTA Disability Competitions Calendar and Entry links

LTA Disability Competitions Calendar:  https://blindsport.uk/LTAVIComps

LTA Disability area:  https://blindsport.uk/LTAVITennis

To confirm and for latest updated info please use the contact below

Contact:  Email: disabilitycompetitions@lta.org.uk

 

Link below to the final points table for 2019!

Visually Impaired Regional 2019 Points Table

 

VI Tennis Championships – 24 Aug

Middlesex & Surrey County Championships - VI Tennis Event

Middlesex & Surrey County Championships

Visually Impaired Tennis Event

You are invited to take part in this event. Please find below further details and the entry form you need to return:

Date: Sat 24  August 2019  Time: Play Starts – 10.00 am
Venue: Westway Sports Centre, 1 Crowthorne Rd, London W10 6RP
Entry Fee: £20  Contact: Event Organiser: Mark Bullock
Email: mark.bullock@middlesextennis.org.uk
Tournament Referee: Gill Andersson

COMPLETE AND RETURN ENTRY FORM 
Link  to Entry form here:  Entry Form
Email: mark.bullock@middlesextennis.org.uk

SURFACE

Indoor Acrylic at Westway Sports Centre, 1 Crowthorne Rd, London W10 6RP

LIKELY FORMAT

  • Men’s singles    –  Fast 4 sets*
  • Ladies singles  –  Fast 4 sets*
  • Doubles             –  Fast 4 sets*

*please note that the above is subject to change by the tournament director or referee. Sight classifications will depend on the entry.  Doubles pairs will be drawn by lot.

 

 

Vision Impaired Tennis Coaching Course London 3 Oct!

Vision Impaired Tennis CPD course - London
Venue:
Islington Tennis Centre (ITC), Market Road, London, N7 9PL.
Time:
10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Phone:
+447930118289
Date:
03rd October 2017
Cost:
£50


Want to learn some Impairment Specific  Continuous Professional Development Courses for  Coaches on VI Tennis!  This course has been approved by the Tennis Foundation and LTA for 6 CPD credits.

 03 October 2017 – 10:00
  03 October 2017 – 16:00
 7 hours
Islington Tennis Centre (ITC), Market Road, London, N7 9PL.
 Workshop
 6 Coach credits
 £50.00

COURSE DETAILS

The Blind and Visually Impaired Tennis Course is aimed at accredited Level 2 and above coaches who would like to develop their skills to work with blind and visually impaired tennis players.

The seven-hour course will improve the participant’s knowledge, confidence and delivery of blind and visually impaired tennis sessions. The course involves a large practical element which often involves coaching players with disabilities day.

The topics covered in the course include:

  • An overview of the ranges of blind and visually impaired tennis
  • Inclusion and integration of blind and visually impaired tennis players
  • Knowledge and understanding of blind and visually impaired tennis and how to adapt tennis to suit different abilities
  • Communication with blind and visually impaired tennis players,
  • Activities, drills, match play and tactics.

To book a place on the Blind and Visually Impaired Tennis CPD

please log in  or register and use the quick Link : http://bit.ly/2v4uftn

to VI CPD 03/10 Islington Tennis Centre (North London)

 

Volunteering has been an amazing experience for me’

 

Blind Tennis Practice – Wed 20 Sept!