Thanks to a grant from Wimbledon Foundation’s “Get set, Get Active” Fund, WR&FC Disability Badminton will be able to purchase new racquets which is much needed to continue the growth of disability badminton at the club and in the wider community.
This week sees the start of the new sessions, specifically geared to players with a Physical disability and to Wheelchair players. This will be in addition to a specific weekly session geared to players with a Learning Disability.
Wimbledon Foundation, established in 2013 is the charity arm of the All England Lawn Tennis Club and the Championships. The Foundation aims to use the resources and heritage of Wimbledon to help change people’s lives, particularly in the local area.