Widely favored by millions of people as a leisure activity, tennis is a lifetime sport Special Olympics athletes -- more than 37,000 participate worldwide -- can delight in and benefit from even when not competing in an official Special Olympics competition. Tennis is a spring sport with the skills competition and tournament taking place at Summer Games.



Athlete clinics at DuPont Country Club

Saturdays, 2:00 - 3:30

January 7, 21, 28

February 11, 25

March 11, 25

Please register with Shirley Bailey at


General SODE Coaching Manual



The tennis competition is held at Summer Games at the University of Delaware.  



Special Olympics Delaware offers the following tennis events:

  • Skills Competition
  • Singles Competition
  • Doubles Competition
  • Unified Doubles Competition