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.



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

Tennis Mid-season Tournament - South:  Sunday, April 29, 2018, 12 noon - 4 pm at Sea Colony in Bethany Beach.  

Tennis Mid-season Tournament - North:  Sunday, May 6, 2018, 4 pm - 8 pm at Sanford School in Hockessin.



Special Olympics Delaware offers the following tennis events:

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