Adaptive Strategies in Wheelchair Tennis

by TTCA Texas Tennis Coaches Association
Adaptive Strategies in Wheelchair Tennis


Dive into the intricacies of wheelchair tennis with our specialized course, 'Adaptive Strategies in Wheelchair Tennis: Unlocking Success with Emmy Kaiser.' Tailored specifically for wheelchair tennis athletes, this comprehensive program offers invaluable insights and strategies to optimize on-court performance. Led by renowned wheelchair tennis coach and speaker Emmy Kaiser, participants will embark on a journey to master adaptive play, enhancing their skills and strategic prowess on the court.

Through a series of interactive lessons, participants will learn how to navigate the unique challenges of wheelchair tennis, including movement, positioning, and shot execution. Emmy Kaiser's wealth of experience and expertise in wheelchair tennis coaching provides a rich foundation for players to thrive. From mastering court dynamics to capitalizing on opponent weaknesses, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of effective wheelchair tennis strategies. By the conclusion of the course, athletes will emerge equipped with the skills and confidence to excel on the wheelchair tennis circuit, achieving new levels of success and fulfillment in their athletic endeavors.


The Coach

Emmy Kaiser, a distinguished wheelchair tennis coach, hails from Cincinnati, Ohio, and is a proud graduate of St. Henry High School. With remarkable achievements to her name, Kaiser clinched gold for doubles wheelchair tennis and silver for singles at the 2011 Parapan American Games. Residing in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, Kaiser battles and triumphs over the challenges posed by spina bifida. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology and pursued further studies in exercise and sport psychology at Ball State University, sparked by her encounter with a sports psychologist during her time with the U.S. Paralympic Junior National team at the age of 14. Inspired by the legendary Esther Vergeer, Kaiser's passion for tennis blossomed, despite her setbacks at the 2012 and 2014 Paralympic Games. Recognized for her exceptional talent, Kaiser was named Player of the Year by the International Tennis Federation in 2016 and was honored with induction into the Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame in 2017.


Career Highlights:

  • World Cup team member (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
  • 2019 Alabama Open, gold (singles)
  • 2019 Chicago Wheelchair Classic, gold (singles)
  • 2019 Vancouver International Wheelchair Tennis Tournament, gold (singles)
  • 2019 Camozzi Open, gold (singles)
  • Lima 2019 Parapan American Games, gold (doubles), semifinals (singles)

Paralympic Experience:

  • Three-time Paralympian (2012, 2016, 2020)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, quarterfinals (doubles), round of 16 (singles)
  • Paralympic Games Rio 2016, singles (round of 16), doubles (quarterfinals)
  • Paralympic Games

Ratings and Reviews (0)

This Course Includes

24 hours on-demand video
Streaming from mobile and TV
Lifetime access
Certificate of completion
100% money back guarantee

Course Info

Rating: (0)
Caterory: Tennis/Coaching Tennis
Videos: 9