Tennis Victoria

Tennis and Tennis Victoria

Tennis Victoria is the representative body of all affiliated clubs, centres, associations, regions and their members throughout Victoria.

They aim to break down barriers and create environments where every person with feels confident to pick up a racquet and have a go no matter what their ability. After all, small changes in attitude on a community level can lead to huge steps in social attitudes all over the world.

Tennis Victoria Supports Inclusion and Diversity by

  • Providing opportunities for people of all abilities to be involved and participate in tennis, including sensory, physical, psychological and intellectual impairments
  • Making a variety of tennis playing options available at all levels from a recreational to competitive level, from local to elite international standards
  • Providing advice, information, guidance, support and resources for all clubs and communities that want to become inclusive to players of differing abilities
  • Promoting tennis for people of all abilities in all areas of the community
  • Providing access to opportunities aligned to those offered to able body tennis players
  • Encouraging tennis clubs and associations to undertake or to be involved in inclusive programs for people of all abilities
  • Providing greater support to encourage people of all abilities to take on roles across the whole of the sport, including as players, coaches, administrators and officials

 

Victorian Tennis is...
Fun and that’s number one
Fitness promoting a healthy Victoria
Friendships all over the state
Families playing together
For everybody no matter what gender, background or ability
Forever from the youngest to the oldest of ages
Far reaching Victoria is 36% of all registered tennis in Australia
Fair play both on and off the court

Tennis welcomes all members of our society to participate in the sport, ensuring all people have opportunities in our sport. If you would like to learn more about tennis for players of differing abilities, please contact tvreception@tennis.com.au

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