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San Diego District Tennis Association

2221 Morley Field Drive
San Diego, California 92104

Club Description

This is a recreational tennis program for wounded, injured and ill service members and veterans, designed to assist with their rehabilitation. It is run by the San Diego District Tennis Association in partnership with Naval Medical Center San Diego's "Balboa Warrior Athlete Program", and the Balboa Tennis Club. Free tennis clinics are offered twice a month at Balboa Tennis Club for any disabled service members and veterans;. All equipment is provided, including sport wheelchairs if needed. No prior tennis experience is necessary. Service members' and veterans' spouses/partners are welcome to participate. Additional tennis opportunities are available to those who are interested, including instruction, wheelchair tennis and competitive events.

Primary Contact

Geoff Griffin
Tennis Director

Secondary Contact

Steve Kappes
Program Assistant

Disability Groups Served

  • Amputee/Limb Deficiency
  • Cerebral Palsy/Brain Injury (Hypertonia, Ataxia, Athetosis, RoM)
  • Spinal Cord Injury/Spina Bifida (Impaired Muscle Power)
  • Visual Impairment

Organization Type

  • Sport Program

Program Types Offered

  • Competitive
  • Recreational

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Veterans Active Duty Military Personnel

Programs Specific to Military Personnel & Veterans

  • Yes

Sports Offered

  • Wheelchair Tennis