Thomas Venos Wheelchair Tennis Singles
Back to all players

Thomas Venos

BirthdateMay 19 1999 Birth placeNew Westminster, British Columbia ResidenceTuscaloosa, Alabama/Anmore British Columbia Height177.8cm PlaysRight Handed, one handed backhand

Personal

What is your earliest tennis memory? Playing at my first tournament against the number one junior player in the world. How, where, and when did you start playing? At the Vancouver International Tennis Tournament while I was still in rehab. What made you decide to choose tennis? I just loved the competition and going to all the cool places around the world. Your biggest inspiration and why? Gustavo Fernandez because he is one of the only para tennis players to hold the number one position since I have been playing. Favourite sport other than tennis? Soccer Family, what do they do and how have they impacted your tennis career? I wouldn’t be where I was today without my family, they support me. My mom pushed me to start tennis and everyone else has always been there for me. Favourite sports team? FC Barcelona, LA Lakers, Alabama Crimson Tide Favourite athlete? Lionel Messi Favourite TV show? Parks and Recreation/ Brooklyn Nine-Nine Favourite food? Chicken Which actor/actress would play you in a movie? Chris Evans Super power you wish you could have? Super Strength Secret obsession? Playing Skyrim/NBA2K What’s one thing people would be surprised to learn about you? I have 13 Thoracic Vertebrae. Describe yourself in 3 words? Strong, Smart, Confident If you weren’t playing tennis, what would you be doing? Playing basketball. Other than tennis, what are you most passionate about? Pretty much any other sport, especially soccer and basketball.