6th Annual Charlotte Special Olympics Tennis Tournament

 

6th Annual Charlotte SPECIAL OLYMPICS  Tennis Tournament

 

Participants will compete in one of four ability levels:

–        Level-1 “Skills”: Foam balls, coach feed.

–        Level-2 “Short Court”: Small court, foam ball – singles play.

–        Level-4 “Transition”: Full court, green-dot low compression balls – singles play.

–        Level-5 “Match Play”: Full court, regular yellow balls – singles play.

 

In addition to singles, “Short Court”, “Transition”, and “Match” players can participate in Unified Doubles.  This is an extremely rewarding format for both volunteers and athletes.  Volunteers with tennis experience can sign up, (the day of the tournament), to be paired with an athlete as a doubles team.

 

DATE:                    Saturday, April 8th, 2017

 

TIME:                         10:00 AM – 10:30AM   Athlete check-in and volunteer training meeting

10:30AM   Welcome and opening ceremony

11:00AM – 3:00PM   Singles play (Lunch served to athletes between matches)

11:00AM – 1:00PM   Skills competition (Includes lunch and awards)

3:00PM    Awards presentation (singles play)

3:30PM – 5:00PM   Unified Doubles play

 

LOCATION:            Charlotte Indoor Tennis Club                                                                                                        8401 Sharon Lakes Road                                                                                                                Charlotte, NC 28210

(704)-554-7777

 

Hosted by:          Charlotte Special Olympics Tennis and the Charlotte Indoor Tennis Club

 

Free Event:         There is no entry fee to participate in this event. Lunch will be provided for all Athletes and Coaches

 

Registration:       Although there is no fee, all players must register on-line.

To access the online registration form click here: REGISTRATION FORM                  Additional information can be found by visiting   www.cltsotennis.com

 

For additional information, contact Jeff Beard at sotennischarlotte@gmail.com

 

Registration Deadline:            Saturday, March 25th, 2017

 

Want to volunteer for this event?    Contact Dori Cazorla at: fashionbydori@yahoo.com

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