TITLE

COMPETITION & CHARACTER

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Sports 'n Spokes Magazine;Sep2008, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with former nationally ranked wheelchair tennis player Brenda Gilmore is presented. Gilmore said that after her accident she joined the Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) where she first learn about adaptive sports. She reveals that her interests in wheelchair tennis begins when she joined a wheelchair tennis program by the Washington Tennis and Education Foundation. Gilmore also commends that tennis allows children to develop skills and value systems and learn to become more self-reliant.
ACCESSION #
34056574

 

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