Sport info Tennis

Tennis is the most popular individual sport in the world. Finally, now everyone has the opportunity to compete with each other with similar mental and physical challenges. Since wheelchair tennis is already established, we offer a standing competition for people with mental and physical challenges.

PRELIMINARY Competition

Dates & Times

Thur Feb 6

Fri Feb 7

Sat Feb 8

Sun Feb 9

16-20

8-20

8-16

Venue

Hyllie Sportcenter

Tennis fields 1-3

Hotel

Scandic Triangeln

Possibility to book official transports to the sport venue from this hotel

Classes

Singles physical disabled (standing)

 Doubles physical disabled (standing)

Singles intellectual disabled (standing)

Doubles intellectual disabled (standing)

Tournament Rules & Regulations

Round Robin play Elimination rounds in both winning and consolation brackets. All matches will be played in best of one set. Other than the ”one set” format normal tennis rules apply.

Licence

Persons with amputations, hemiplegics and hemi paralysis, congenital malformations and cerebral palsy are able to take part in the TAP World Tour world ranking. All new players to the TAP tour must be evaluated to determine classification.

Info

requested at registration

Have classification / Have no TAP classification

Other info

Depending on the number of entries in each class, the organizer reserve the right to combine classes or make changes in the events, schedule and format of play to suit everyones interest.

Contact persons

resposible for tennis tournament

Harald von Koch

harald@tapsweden.com