move up/down info
January 8, 2018
The United States Tennis Association’s National Wheelchair Tennis Committee and National Staff annually review the national rankings of all wheelchair tennis players to ensure fair play at every level. In accordance with the USTA Regulations in the Friend at Court (FAC) under Section G, including Table 5, players have either been moved up or are eligible to play down. We recommend you read this by following the link below.
A Quad player has the option of choosing the lettered division of a tournament appropriate to their gender.
A Quad Open player ranked in the Top 15 in the world must compete in the A or Open Division appropriate for their gender.
A Quad Open player ranked below 15 in the world can compete in the B Division or above appropriate for their gender.
Quad Aplayer can compete in the C Division or higher appropriate for their gender.
A Women’s Open player may compete in the Men’s lettered divisions if a Women’s Open draw of five or more is unavailable.
A Women’s Open player ranked Top 30 in the world or above may compete in the Men’s A or Open Division.
A Women’s Open player ranked below 30 in the world may compete in the Men’s B Division or above.
2018 Move Up/Down List
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Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding these rules.