New Zealand Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis began in New Zealand over forty years ago and organises tournaments throughout the year.

New Zealand Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis began in New Zealand over forty years ago and organises tournaments throughout the year.

New Zealand Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis began in New Zealand over forty years ago and organises tournaments throughout the year.

New Zealand Wheelchair Tennis

Wheelchair Tennis began in New Zealand over forty years ago and organises tournaments throughout the year.

Wheelchair Tennis began in the winter of 1979.

We all got together at the tennis courts in Hagley Park, Christchurch – Ross Burgess, who had played it in Australia, and Graham Dorner, a coach who had trialed it in the UK, rounded up the Parafed members to get on court – and suddenly we were all hooked.

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Great turnout for the first Auckland Coaching session for term 2. Thanks coach Rene Ruahe. ... See MoreSee Less

Great turnout for the first Auckland Coaching session for term 2. Thanks coach Rene Ruahe.

And that’s a wrap of the third round of the Perry Point Series and including our National Champs! Awesome tennis from everyone. Winner of the Doubles Round and of National Champs Glenn Barnes and Travis Moffat. Runners Up Danny McBride and Brendan Mes. Overall winner of the PPS (points accumulated over 3 rounds) G Barnes.

Singles winner of National Champs Travis Moffat. Runner Up G Barnes. Overall winner of PPS G Barnes.

Great matches everybody!
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And that’s a wrap of the third round of the Perry Point Series and including our National Champs! Awesome tennis from everyone. Winner of the Doubles Round and of National Champs Glenn Barnes and Travis Moffat. Runners Up Danny McBride and Brendan Mes. Overall winner of the PPS (points accumulated over 3 rounds) G Barnes.

Singles winner of National Champs Travis Moffat. Runner Up G Barnes. Overall winner of PPS G Barnes.

Great matches everybody!

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Huge thanks to Tiffiney & Chris Nicki & John plus the Brian Perry Trust for supporting NZ Wheelchair over 20 years, hosting - funding - preparing lunches managing our sport. These guys above are worth their weight in gold. So get out and support them people, their hard work goes many times without thanks. A huge thanks from me.......

Huge congratulations Glenn You certainly cleaned up (not bad for an old bullet )😊

Congratulations to all winners and well done to all competitors. 👍👏👏👏👏🎾

Great stuff everyone, you are all legends 🥰

Congratulations Glenn Barnes, well done mate.

Great effort for some of the old fellas...lol

Awesome stuff Travis & Glenn... congrats! 🎉🏆🎾

Way to go Glenn & Travis

Travis Moffat congrats 👏 brother 💯👊

Xmas time Phillip Rowe Wel see you in the land of the white cloud then!

Would prefer to play in the over seventies group, if you could muster a few!

Well done Team NZ! Would of loved to be there to add a little grey hair!

The one trick pony is getting old mate, many want to put me out to pasture? Hahaha.

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