How Are Tennis Racquets Made?

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Whether you are a tennis player that is interested in how to repair your own racquet or you simply would like to know more about how racquets are made, we have all of the information that you need. The history of tennis racquets Tennis has a long history and racquets have seen a huge evolution…


What Is An Ace in Tennis?

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For people who have played tennis for a long time, they will be very aware of what an ace is but if you are just starting out in the game, a lot of the tennis jargon might baffle you for a while. Even if you have heard the term ‘ace’ when watching matches on TV…


How to Turn Pro in Tennis

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For a lot of people growing up, their ultimate dream is to become a professional sportsperson. They see their favourite sports stars performing at the biggest stage and they say to themselves – I want to be like them. For most, that dream disappears as they get older and realise that they are not going…


The Pros and Cons of Tennis

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If you’re trying to decide whether or not to take up tennis, the most important question should always be whether or not you enjoy the game. Tennis is fast-paced, exciting and surprisingly cerebral; it’s almost as much about understanding your opponent and staying mentally strong as it about physical skill. If dashing about the tennis…


How to Start a Tennis Academy

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Tennis is a great game, and recent estimates put the number of people in the world who watch or play tennis in excess of a billion. An awful lot of those fans are could be keen to pick up a racket themselves, but it’s also a game with a steep learning curve. Whilst a child…


How to Build Your Own Tennis Court

A personal tennis court

They say that 10,000 hours of practice is all it takes to master any skill. Maybe that’s okay for the pros like Andy Murray and Roger Federer, but if you’re just an amateur with the tennis bug, getting in all that court time to hone your serve can be a real challenge. Perhaps there’s a…


The Dimensions of Tennis Courts Explained

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If you’ve ever looked at a tennis court, it’s easy to be bemused by all the different lines that mark out the playing area. Then you watch an actual game being played and it’s even harder to comprehend what all those different sections represent. This isn’t the easiest topic to consider without a PowerPoint presentation,…


How to Carry a Tennis Bag Properly

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It may seem like a strange question to some people but a lot of new tennis players need to ask how to carry a tennis bag properly. Aside from looking like you do not know what you are doing, carrying the bad incorrectly can cause you injury, so it is something that you need to…


How To Become A Tennis Coach

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So, you have a passion for tennis and want to craft a career in which you can pass your knowledge and expertise onto players both aspiring and professional? Then you’ve come to the right place. You want to be a tennis coach, but you’re not quite sure how to get started. Sound familiar? Here, we…


How to Enter a Tennis Tournament

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If you want to play a competitive sport like tennis and enjoy a challenge then you will probably be interested in participating in competitions. Playing against friends or playing at a club can be fun but for some, the thrill of winning a game or even a competition is what really attracts them to the…