Sunday, August 18
Buddy Up Tennis
Buddy Up Tennis is a high-energy, adaptive tennis and fitness program for children and adults with Down Syndrome. The program has teams that will compete for the Buddy Up Tennis Team Challenge Cup on courts 5, 6 and 7 during the Western & Southern Open Finals Sunday.
The competition format is a combination of drills, games, competitive play and character development implemented at three levels of play: red ball, orange ball and green dot. Points will be earned through both team and individual activities including both tennis and fitness competitions. Teams also earn points by displaying sportsmanship, effort and team spirit. The team that earns the most points wins the Team Cup. Each team will also win a medal for earning the most points in sportsmanship, team effort and team spirit. Learn More