Adult Leagues Adult Tournaments Junior Tournaments Jr. Team Tennis Learn more
Social Media Twitter USTA Southwest Facebook USTA Southwest YouTube

Newsletter Signup

USTA Southwest Section
7010 E. Acoma Drive, Suite 201
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 289-2351
FAX: (480) 289-2701


Adaptive Tennis


Tennis is for ANYONE and EVERYONE 

Austin1The game of tennis can be adapted to accommodate any age, environment, condition, or disability. The charge of USTA Adaptive Tennis is to promote and develop recreational tennis opportunities for individuals with varying abilities and circumstances through inclusion, knowledge, and support.

The USTA continues to support programming for individuals with physical, developmental, and situational challenges.

The USTA has numerous resources available to program leaders who are interested in bolstering their Adaptive Tennis programs.  Learn more about USTA Serves grants and scholarships, coaches' training opportunities, and much more.
The USTA has developed a database of Adaptive Tennis Programs with the purpose of connecting tennis players with the programs available to meet their tennis needs.  Stay informed about grants, events, awards, and more.  It is free to register your program.
The USTA is dedicated to creating and enhancing tennis opportunities for ALL individuals who wish play tennis. The Adaptive Tennis Spotlights feature some of the individuals, programs and events that are devoted to making tennis available to individuals with unique abilities and circumstances.
USTA Adaptive Tennis National Community Service Award
Nominate a program or program leader for the USTA Adaptive Tennis National Community Service Award.  Criteria includes the demonstration of continued excellence, dedication, and tennis-related service for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.
If you are thinking of starting an Adaptive Tennis program or need assistance with your existing program, a Section Contact is available to help you with your Adaptive Tennis needs.
View the Inspiring USTA Adaptive Tennis Video


For more information about Adaptive programming in the Southwest, contact Ashley Portwood at portwood@southwest.usta.com or 480-289-2351 x. 104. 

Print Article Email Article Newsletter Signup Share
Newsletter Signup
USTA Shop