March 19, 2022
9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Althea Gibson Tennis Complex
3405 Park Avenue
Wilmington, NC 28403
Welcome athletes to another Swing into Spring Tournament!!
The Tournament and Skills clinic is open to all children and adults with intellectual disabilities. We look forward to seeing all our friends from past tournaments and hope to welcome new friends into our family. Although there is no fee for this event, all players must register on-line.
Tournament and Volunteer Registration Coming Soon!
Get ready for Unified Doubles
Grab a doubles partner and register for the 11th Annual Swing into Spring! Need a partner? We’ll find one for you. Participation is free.
9:00am – 9:30am – Player Registration
9:30am – 12:00pm – Group photo and Doubles Play Begins!
10:00am – 12:00pm Skills Clinic Court
In addition to the tournament, we will be holding a Skills Clinic. If you are a new or beginner level athlete with intellectual disabilities come on out and join the fun!
1:00pm-4:00pm: Unified Doubles play continues, both full court and short court.
All registered athletes, unified partners, and clinic attendees are invited to this fun conclusion to the day! Play games hitting tennis balls for a chance to win prizes.
We need a lot of help on and off the court.
The “Swing into Spring” event could not be possible without volunteers, grants and donations from the community. We cannot thank you enough for your time and support.
Questions about volunteer responsibilities? Email Billie Fitzsimons.
The usual recommended hotel is Holiday Inn Express-University Center, 160 Van Campen Blvd., Wilmington, 28403 910-392-3227.
Information coming soon regarding special rates.