Sportable

Wheelchair Tennis Volunteer - Fall/Winter 2022-2023

Welcome

WHEELCHAIR TENNIS VOLUNTEER FALL/WINTER 2022-2023

Thank you signing up to volunteer with Sportable's Wheelchair Tennis Program!   

 

When: Sundays, November 6, 2022 - February 26, 2023

No sessions November 27, December 25, or January 1 

 

Time: 3:30-5:30PM*

*Our Spring tennis program will be broken up into two groups: Youth & Beginner athletes will practice from 4:00-5:00PM and Competitive Adult athletes will practice from 6:00-7:00PM.  We need more hands-on volunteer help with the first group than the second group. Therefore, you may have the option to leave early around 5:30PM, if needed, as long as you coordinate with the program staff and coaches leading the program.

 

Location: Westwood Club - 6200 West Club Lane, Richmond, VA 23226

 

Volunteer Duties: Volunteers will be asked to assist the coaching staff in working with beginner and more advanced tennis athletes! Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Feeding balls to athletes during drills
  • Providing feedback on an athlete's stroke (i.e. forehand, backhand, etc.)
  • Pick up balls when needed
  • Providing tips for improving chair skills/movement
  • Assist with athlete check-in 
  • other duties as assigned

 

Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately.

Have Questions?

Program Contact
- Forrest Lodge at Forrest@sportable.org
or call 804-340-2991