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UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters

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The Return of the World's Best!
November 5-9, 2014
Marguerite Tennis Pavilion

 

Tennis legends, family fun planned for Wheelchair Tennis Doubles Masters this weekend

Wheelchair TennisDay 3 of the UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters at Mission Viejo’s Marguerite Tennis Pavilion and the competition continues to heat up with the top 36 wheelchair tennis players competing for $60,000 in prize money.
 
Along with the best wheelchair tennis matches in the world, the tournament includes fun for all ages.
 
Match play begins each day at 10 a.m. Spectators will receive free $20 cash cards to the PGA Tour Superstore.  During the finals Sunday, they will get a free baseball hat.
 
Wheelchair tennis players will compete against players from the UCI Men’s College Team in an awesome “Up/Down” showcase tonight at 6:30 p.m.
 
Then on Saturday, Family Fun Day takes place from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. with arts and crafts, game booths, face painting, a bounce house, chalkboard painting, free tennis clinics for abled and disabled adults and kids from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. and other fun activities by the Mission Viejo Family YMCA. An Up/Down Exhibition will involve tennis legend Dennis Ralston followed by the “Legends of Tennis Recognition” honoring tennis greats Roy Emerson, Brad Parks, Ralston and Vic Braden, posthumously.
 
On Sunday, an exciting finals competition will round out the event, and spectators can also learn about conserving water and environmental awareness beginning at 10 a.m.
 
Tickets to the matches are not required today and Saturday and cost $5 for the finals on Sunday.  Purchase them online at http://bit.ly/1tYe6Sh or at the Marguerite Tennis Pavilion, 27474 Casta Del Sol.
 
The tournament is being streamed live online at http://www.youtube.com/missionviejoca.
 See the exciting match results at http://www.itfwheelchairdoublesmasters.com.
 To see great footage of this year’s tournament, click here.

 For further information on the tournaments, please call (949) 859-4348 or email  tennis@cityofmissionviejo.org  

  

 

Past Articles:

Tournament Updates 
November 4, 2014: Wheelchair Masters ready to compete
October 31, 2014: UNIQLO Wheelchair Doubles Masters will feature family activities for all ages
October 29, 2014: American wheelchair tennis great to compete in Mission Viejo Nov 5-9
October 24, 2014: Wilson named official ball of upcoming Wheelchair Doubles Masters Nov 5-9
October 21, 2014: Dutch wheelcahir tennis star hopes to top last years finish
August 29, 2014: Top wheelchair tennis champ looking to defend her Masters title in Mission Viejo
April 9, 2014: ITF Wheelchair Doubles Masters returns to Mission Viejo this year

Tennis in the Community
July 3, 2014:
Youth from around the globe to take part in Junior Wheelchair Tennis Camp
February  6, 2014: Mission Viejo Awarded $11k by Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
January 27, 2014: Mission Viejo is first city to receive prestigious wheelchair tennis award
October 2, 2013: Two superhumans will play wheelchair tennis Friday at Marguerite Tennis Pavilion

For more articles and tournament news, visit the official blog of the City of Mission Viejo,
 www.missionviejolife.org and search "tennis."