Tagged: learning tennis
What Size Racquet Should My Child Be Using?
Choosing the right sized tennis racquet is important for the development of junior tennis players. Whether you have a child just starting out or one that has outgrown their current racquet, we’ve put together this handy guide on child tennis racquet sizes.Continue Reading
Get a Grip! Which Tennis Grip is Right for Me?
There are many ways to grip your tennis racquet. Your playing style, situational awareness, and level of comfortability will determine which one you should use. As you become more skilled, you might switch between several grips for different shots. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular grips and where they work best.Continue Reading
Tennis Pro Highlight: Jeff & Jordan Aranda
Following Wally Bronson’s retirement after 50+ years, Elite Sports Clubs is proud to announce that Jeff and Jordan Aranda will be stepping into the role together as Tennis Co-Directors of Elite Sports Club-River Glen! Jeff and Jordan have both been tennis pros at the club for many years. Here’s a little bit more information on […]Continue Reading
Know Your Tennis Racquet Bevels
A tennis racquet’s handle has an octagonal shape, and the 8 sides are called bevels. The bevels serve as a reference point for executing certain grip types, as well as providing a comfortable shape to hold the racquet. Here’s what you need to know about tennis racquet bevels.Continue Reading
Tennis Pro Highlight: Annette Malloy
Annette Malloy is an experienced USPTA Tennis Professional at Elite Sports Club-Brookfield. With over 45 years of tennis experience, Annette joins our reputable team of tennis pros. Learn how Annette Malloy can help you become a better tennis player!Continue Reading
Get Out and Play Tennis!
Tennis is the sport of a lifetime. There is never a bad time to start learning the sport. If you have no experience at all and are interested in learning, or have some previous experience but haven’t dusted off your racquet in awhile, here is a step-by-step process for you to get out and play […]Continue Reading
Tennis Pro Highlight: Rick Vetter
Rick Vetter is an experienced USPTA Master Tennis Professional at Elite Sports Club-North Shore. For over 45 years, Rick has been coaching tennis youth with the same amount of passion as he did when he first started. Read on to learn more about Rick Vetter!Continue Reading
How to Start Tennis for Adults
Tennis is a very widely played sport and can be extremely competitive. With youth programs being plentiful, many people experience the game at a young age. If someone has not experienced the game though, it may be difficult to start playing tennis for adults. However, there are ways to begin playing that may be helpful […]Continue Reading