International Tournament of Wheelchair Tennis from the series of NEC Wheelchair Tennis Tour is one of 120 tournaments of this type that are organized all over the world for tennis players who are wheelchair users.

Lower Silesia Disabled Players Association “Aktywni” has been organizing this tournament since 2003 and has been getting higher and higher rank from ITF International Organization. The tournament is organized at Wroclaw’s sport facilities every year for 60 players from Poland and abroad.

The aim and idea of this tournament is to encourage people who are wheelchair users to lead active life through sport that is the best way for self-realization.

This year world-renowned players on wheelchairs will take part in the Cup. The organizers have invited players from the top ranking, such as The Netherlands players Maikel Scheffers and Aniek Van Koot.

The Wroclaw Cup has the ITF 2 rank and the prize money is 15 000 USD. The Wroclaw tournament is one of two of these tournaments in Poland and in the opinion of ITF and Polish Tennis Association it is one of those which attract the best players.

Free entry to the event

Programme:

29.06  – Tuesday             Games start at 10.00

30.06 – Wensday            Games start at 10.00

01.07 – Thursday           Games start at 10.00

02.07 – Friday                 Games start at 10.00

03.07 – Saturday            Finals of the Wrocław Cup 2010
and official tournament closing start at 11.00.

Place:     Stadion Olimpijski

ul. Ignacego Paderewskiego av. 35

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Source: Aktywni Wrocław

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