Rafa Nadal Foundation and Special Olympics Spain have signed the renewal of their agreement for the development of the program "More than Tennis." The Chairman of the Board of Special Olympics Spain, Gaizka Ortuzar, and the President of Rafa Nadal Foundation, Ana Maria Parera, signed this new agreement that increases the number of schools attached to a total of 15. Another newness will be the celebration of an annual championship between the schools participating in the program in Spain.
More than Tennis program was born from the partnership between Rafa Nadal Foundation and Special Olympics Spain. It was first signed in 2010, with the aim of establish a long-term social project linked to tennis that promoted the practice of sport among young people with an intellectual disability. Almost two years after the program was launched it has become a resounding success.