Athletes Without Limits US Tennis Team

HISTORY

In 2013 Athletes Without Limits launched the first high-performance US Tennis Team for athletes with intellectual impairment and already have two World Champions in our ranks. Scroll below to meet the players and coaches, who hail from throughout the United States. The team is sponsored by Wintergreen Resort in Virgnia and is coached by Jon Sarosiek, Diane Barker and Jack Barker.

INAS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES (held by US Players)

  • 2014 Women’s Singles: Brittany Tagliareni
  • 2014 Women’s Doubles: Brittany Tagliareni & Katherine Richards

MAJOR TOURNAMENTS

TENNIS OPPORTUNITIES

We’re looking for US tennis players with intellectual disability to represent the US and compete at the high-level Tennis events throughout the world. Athletes must meet established criteria for intellectual disability and apply for Inas Eligibility. For more information please contact us.

Support USA Tennis
Make a Donation to our US Tennis Team

Support US Players headed to tournaments throughout the World

Donate Online: To make a donation that will be distributed among the Tennis Team’s costs, go to our team’s fundraising page using the button above.

Donate by Check: If you like to donate to the tennis team by check, download a Tennis Donation Form which provides mailing instructions.

Corporate Sponsorship: Companies may benefit from a regional or national partnership with Athletes Without Limits. Learn more.

Special Thanks To

Tennis Staff

Jon Sarosiek

Jon Sarosiek

Tennis Coach
Virginia
Diane Barker

Diane Barker

Tennis Coach
South Carolina
Jack Barker

Jack Barker

Tennis Coach
South Carolina

Tennis Players

Ben Hadden

Ben Hadden

Table Tennis/Tennis, 2016 Rio Paralympic Team Selection, Inas International Eligibility
Ohio
Brittany Tagliareni

Brittany Tagliareni

Tennis
Florida
Jonathan Fried

Jonathan Fried

Tennis, Inas International Eligibility
Virginia
Justin Hunsucker

Justin Hunsucker

Tennis, Inas International Eligibility
North Carolina
Kara Diachenko

Kara Diachenko

Tennis, Inas International Eligibility
North Carolina

Katherine Richards

Equestrian, Tennis
Texas
Matthew Mantor

Matthew Mantor

Tennis
Texas
Nathan Knepper

Nathan Knepper

Tennis, Inas International Eligibility
Colorado
Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith

Tennis
Florida