Wheelchair tennis first appeared at the Paralympics at the Barcelona 1992 Games.
Wheelchair tennis is open to athletes with a physical impairment. Players compete in singles and doubles events. In wheelchair tennis, players compete on the doubles court dimensions and can allow the ball to bounce twice before returning it.
For more information on Wheelchair tennis Eligibility and How to Get Involved please see the Wheelchair tennis Information Sheet (PDF – 84KB) – updated June 2022.