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Maylee is proud to have received recognition from various media outlets, and we are committed to sharing her story and accomplishments with the world. 

Take a peek through the articles and watch videos to see how she is making a difference today!

Taking the World by Storm

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FRESH KICKS AND FRESH BAGELS

Portland teen to compete in US Open Junior Wheelchair Championship

The Infinite Possibilities of Human

Fresh Kicks and Fresh Bagels

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The Infinite Possibilities of Human

Portland teen to compete in US Open Junior Wheelchair Championship

"All four of the majors now host a wheelchair tennis tournament, and the US Open has been hosting theirs since 2005. But this year, for the first time, there’s also a junior bracket, the first of its kind at any Slam. The top seed in the girls’ singles draw is Maylee Phelps, a 16-year-old from Portland."

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Maylee Phelps: On the rise and ready for more

FRESH KICKS AND FRESH BAGELS

"Her coach at one point said, 'I really think she can take this all the way, but she's going to need to do that. It's not going to come from me as a coach. It's not going to come from you as parents. It needs to come from her."

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PORTLAND TEEN TO COMPETE IN US OPEN JUNIOR WHEELCHAIR CHAMPIONSHIP

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Maylee Phelps: On the rise and ready for more

The Infinite Possibilities of Human

FRESH KICKS AND FRESH BAGELS

"Maylee needs to spend more energy than thought to train and compete, but she made fantastic progress through her enthusiasm and perseverance when facing difficulties."

"Maylee needs to spend more energy than thought to train and compete, but she made fantastic progress through her enthusiasm and perseverance when facing difficulties."

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Portland Teen to Compete in US Open Junior Wheel Chair Championship 

The Infinite Possibilities of Human

Portland teen to compete in US Open Junior Wheelchair Championship

Maylee Phelps: On the rise and ready for more

FRESH KICKS AND FRESH BAGELS

”I am trying to be a Paralympian, so I am trying to make the 2028 LA Paralympics, therefore I am wishing that I will certainly be able to go there,” she claimed.

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Maylee in the Media

American teenager Maylee Phelps won both the girls' singles and doubles titles at the prestigious Cruyff Foundation Junior Masters in France, beating top-ranked opponents along the way. Phelps, who recently became world No. 1 in the girls' rankings, has played in four finals so far this year and hopes to return to the Junior Masters next year. The Johan Cruyff Foundation has been the title partner of the event since 2004, which features the world's best junior wheelchair tennis players.

"Maylee Phelps sweeps girls’ singles and doubles titles at Cruyff Foundation Junior Masters"

Maylee in the Media

Freestyle XVII: Maylee Phelps

"Behind her quiet humility, Maylee Phelps is kind of a big deal. She’s an accomplished junior wheelchair tennis player, currently ranked #11 in the world, and hopes to represent the United States in the 2028 Los Angeles Paralympics. Of course, that plan also includes a glimmer of gold."

Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT IS MAYLEE’S DISABILITY?

Maylee was born with spina bifida. It occurs when a developing baby’s
spinal cord fails to develop or close properly. This often results in damage
to the spinal cord and nerves.

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WHEN DID MAYLEE START PLAYING WHEELCHAIR TENNIS?

Maylee attended a one-day wheelchair tennis clinic in her community in
2017. By the summer of 2018, Maylee began taking lessons and soon
began competing in tournaments.

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WHAT IS MAYLEE’S ULTIMATE GOAL?

Maylee is training to reach her goal of being a Paralympian. In doing so,
she is paving the way for other young people with disabilities to realize their potential and see how adaptive sports can change their lives.

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HOW CAN I LEARN MORE ABOUT WHEELCHAIR TENNIS?

For more information about playing wheelchair tennis in the United States, please visit
https://www.usta.com/en/home/play/adult-tennis/programs/national/about-wheelchair-tennis.html

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HOW CAN I PARTNER WITH MAYLEE?

Please email hello@mayleephelps.com for partnership opportunities.

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Maylee has tremendous potential because of her willingness to work hard every day on the court. It is a joy to work with Maylee because she is focused on getting better and has committed to training her mind. Maylee is showing great mental strength as she continues to develop a world-class game." 

-DR. LARRY LAUER, CMPC, DIRECTOR, MENTAL PERFORMANCE, USTA PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

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