Permobil to Sponsor U.S. Open Wheelchair Championships

Permobil and its ROHO Seating & Positioning division will once again sponsor the U.S. Open Wheelchair Championships, scheduled for Aug. 29-Sept. 3 in St. Louis.

The tournament, a United States Tennis Association-sanctioned event, is being hosted by the Gateway Confluence Wheelchair Sports Foundation at the Dwight Davis Tennis Center at Forest Park.

Matches will be played on hard courts. Divisions include men’s wheelchair singles and doubles (A, B, C and open); women’s wheelchair singles and doubles (open and A); quad wheelchair singles and doubles (open and A); and junior wheelchair singles (open/A).

Players from the United States, Europe, Asia and South America compete in the annual event. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Confluence Wheelchair Sports at

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