Wheelchair Tennis

OWSA Announces Draft List of 2016-2017 Quest for Gold Nominees!

DRAFT List of 2016-2017 Quest for Gold Ontario Card Nominations Announced! The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the… Read More

Quest For Gold: 2016-2017 Selection Criteria Released

Quest For Gold (OAAP) information released for the 2016-2017 season. The Ontario Wheelchair Sports Association, with the approval of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport, has made public the selection criteria and application details for the Quest for Gold program (Ontario Athlete Assistance Program) for all four of its sports: Wheelchair… Read More

Athlete Ambassadors Wanted!

Looking for Athlete Ambassadors! Open Call for Athletes! Are you passionate and enthusiastic about the sport(s) you play? Have you ever wanted to share that joy and teach others about wheelchair sports and the importance of accessibility and inclusion? Do you want to become more involved in your community? Become… Read More

Joel Dembe to lead UTSC Spring Tennis Program

We’re so excited to have Parapan Am bronze medallist and Tennis Canada Ambassador, Joel Dembe leading the UTSC Spring Wheelchair Tennis program! Thursday evenings from 6:00pm-8:00pm starting May 5th and running until June 23. All ages and abilities are welcome! Participants can register online for the full 8-week program or single-session… Read More

Wheelchair Tennis Instructor Workshop

Interested in coaching wheelchair tennis? This Tennis Canada initiative is designed to provide interested people with the knowledge to teach wheelchair tennis to introductory players. Participants will learn how to adapt their coaching to systematically develop beginning wheelchair tennis players. They will help players learn the fundamentals of rallying, starting a… Read More

Quest for Gold – Athletics & Tennis

Q4G Athlete Selection Criteria is now available for Cycle 2 sports: Wheelchair Athletics and Wheelchair Tennis. Please visit the Quest for Gold page for details. Deadline for applications is December 5, 2015. A list of draft nominees for cycle 1 sports has now been posted on the Quest for Gold page under… Read More

Wheelchair Tennis at the University of Toronto Scarborough Tennis Centre

We are starting a 5 week wheelchair tennis program at UTSC starting Sept. 3rd at 6pm and are inviting you to register! To register, please do so through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/utsc-fall-program-tickets-18289360971 For more information please contact Nicole at btg@ontwheelchairsports.org.

Wheelchair Tennis HAG!

Come join us for a day of wheelchair tennis instruction at the Ontario Racquet Club on September 12th from 4:00pm to 5:30pm. All levels are welcome. Registration is due by September 4th and is only $5! Please sign up fast as spots are filling up! To register, please email Nicole… Read More

Free Wheelchair Tennis Event hosted by KidsAbility

If you are 8-18 years old, have mobility and balance challenges, and an aptitude for athletics, come on out to the West End Community Centre, 21 Imperial Rd S in Guelph, on Saturday August 8th for a free wheelchair tennis session with David Wagner. Participants recieve a t-shirt and certificate… Read More

Birmingham Canadian Wheelchair Tennis Classic

The Ontario Racquet Club presents the ITF 2 Series: part of the UNIQLO Wheelchair Tennis Tour taking place September 10-13 at the Ontario Racquet Club, 884 Southdown Rd in Mississauga. Your $100 entry fee includes airport & hotel tranfers, BBQ banquet, tournament lunches, and a player package. Tournament details and… Read More