Services for Students with Disabilities

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Learn to teach adaptive and wheelchair tennis today. 
Change lives tomorrow.

Are you a therapist, volunteer, or coach looking to enhance your knowledge of adaptive and wheelchair tennis? This clinic is for you! Join the USTA/Midwest Section at the University of Michigan on June 29 to gain valuable tips and tricks on how to teach adaptive and wheelchair tennis from the pros. The afternoon will feature on-court training, tennis, pizza and much more! See you on the court! 

University of Michigan Varsity Tennis Center
2250 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI  48104

Instructed by Lynn Bender, USPTA wheelchair certified, more than 18 years of experience; and Jaime Oppenlander, master’s degree in adapted physical education.


  • 10:00-11:30 a.m.     
    • Adaptive & Adaptive Standing Training
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 
    • Pizza served
  • 12:00-2:00 p.m. 
    • Wheelchair Training
  • 2:00-3:30 p.m.             
    • FREE wheelchair & adaptive clinic—open to  the public! Kids and adults are invited to come  in and try out wheelchair and adaptive tennis!

For more information and to sign up today, contact Lynn Bender at or (616) 283-3377.