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WHILEY Jordanne
Sport Wheelchair Tennis
NPC Great Britain   
GenderWomen
Born11 Jun 1992 in Birmingham, ENG
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Halesowen, ENG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began playing at age two, at a tournament in Israel her dad was playing in.
Why this sport?
Her father, Keith, is a wheelchair tennis player.
Club / Team
David Lloyd Brierley Hill: Dudley, West Midlands, ENG
Name of coach
Nigel Hunter
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Nicknames
Smurf. (tennisfoundation.org.uk, 01 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Her father, Keith. (birmingham2012.co.uk, 01 May 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2007, she became Britain's youngest ever National women's singles champion at the age of 14. (tennisfoundation.org.uk, 01 Aug 2012)
Famous relatives
Her father, Keith, has the same disability and is also a wheelchair tennis player. (tennisfoundation.org.uk, 01 Aug 2012)
Other information
DISABILITY ORIGIN
Both herself and her father have Osteogensis Imprefecta, commonly known as Brittle Bones. (tennisfoundation.org.uk, 01 Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Australian Open (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Singles