The Tennis club opens its doorways to all tennis gamers, no matter their degree, on their two ft or in a wheelchair. Lately, the president of the club, Laurent Boniface invited Christophe Jacquart, president of the departmental committee of Tennis (09), Fabien Dulo referent “Tennis wheelchair” to the league of Occitanie, in order to supply them a go to of the positioning organized for the folks. with disabilities. Also current have been Roseline Riu, deputy mayor and Christophe Gonçalves municipal councilor answerable for communication, in addition to Sylvie Boniface from the Pyrenees Ariègeoises vacationer workplace, and Audrey, member of the club workplace.
Sensitive assist from the city corridor
It is due to this fact with a powerful participation of the city corridor that the work was carried out, creation of a club home, with tailored premises, wider doorways, walk-in bathe, bogs to handicap requirements, to entry the tennis courtroom. creation of an entry ramp. During the go to, it was famous that the entry door to the courtroom needed to be widened as a result of a gaming chair, which was wider because of the indirect wheels, didn’t go. The elected officers current undertake to ask municipal workers to widen the doorway. A nook of the courtroom is sagging, the enterprise should come. It is confirmed that the city corridor helps this mission, the mayor stays in conjunction with the club, involved in regards to the institution of entry for all as quickly as potential. Funding: the city corridor has obtained a subsidy of 75% as a part of the restoration plan, the Department is concerned in the quantity of 5%, the municipality for the remaining 20%. The “Wheelchair tennis” referent from the excessive Pyrenees checked the accessibility to the construction, for him all the pieces is in order, he specifies: “We can consider a tournament style event of” Wheelchair tennis “, the place is top, to the equal to Toulouse, Tarbes, Grau du Roi. A site open to all, with nearby accommodation, campsites, lodges and hotels in Tarascon. ” “The Mercus tennis club is the only club in Ariège equipped and recognized by the league and the departmental committee, it is the site of the Ariège tennis chair open to all,” concludes President Boniface.