Tennis benefits not just the physical but also the psyche. Here are 6 reasons why your child would benefit from taking youth tennis lessons.
- General body coordination.
Players have to move into position and then adjust the upper body to hit the ball successfully.
- Develop social skills.
Interaction and communication before a match, while changing sides on the court and after play.
Tennis is a physically demanding sport that’s fun for athletes who specialize in other sports.
- Plan and implement strategies.
Players naturally learn how to anticipate the opponent’s moves and plan counter moves.
- Gross motor control.
Movement and ball-striking skills that require control of the body’s large muscle groups.
- Bone strength and density.
Tennis strengthens bones of young players and helps prevent osteoporosis in older ones.
Elite offers lessons for youth players of all ages and skill levels. To learn more or to register for youth tennis lessons at Elite Sports Clubs, click here.
What do you think has been the best benefit of your child playing tennis? What does your child think is the best part of playing tennis? Tell us in the comments!