Wheelchair Tennis staff activation invades East London Airport
East London airport was abuzz with Airports Company South Africa staff members taking part in wheelchair tennis Staff Activation Day. The days are aimed at building up and celebrating the International Disability Day whilst creating awareness of the sport.
The airport manager and 10 staff members attended the Activation day along with the Vukuhambe School from Mdantsane. Wheelchair rides, drills and fun tennis epitomized the proceedings of the day during an hour long activity. An outline of different entities such as Fun Days, Weekly Coaching Programmes, Regional Camps, National Camps and International Tournaments to the joy and applause from all present
Airports Company South Africa was recently voted for the Corporate Sponsor of the year award at the Spar gSport Awards held recently in Johannesburg. This was in recognition of the companies ongoing support of wheelchair tennis, and the impact on womens sport specifically.
Wheelchair Tennis South Africa and Airports Company South Africa Partnership:
The Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) is the official sponsor of Wheelchair Tennis South Africa and the sport of wheelchair tennis. Airports Company South Africa has contributed no less than R24-million to date and has committed to a continued investment in the sport as its flagship Corporate Social Investment programme.