Tagged: tennis racquet

Tennis Racquet Restringing: Types of Strings

Has it been awhile since you’ve had your tennis racquet restrung? Just like a car, your tennis racquet requires regular maintenance. You should regularly have your strings and grips replaced if you play frequently. Every tennis racquet is tailored to an individual’s style of play, and restringing is no different. Here are some types of […]

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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.

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Tennis Fun Facts

At Elite Sports Clubs, tennis is a sport that is enjoyed by members of all ages and all levels. The sport of tennis has been admired by both spectators and players since the early 12th century. Here are some facts and interesting developments that have occurred since the early history of tennis.

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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.

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Member Stories: Dan Schauer – Taking Tennis Abroad

Dan Schauer is a member at Elite-West Brookfield who loves to share his passion for tennis with the world, literally. Through a connection Dan made with a foreign exchange student, Dan helps supply kids in the Dominican Republic with tennis equipment so they, too, can enjoy the sport.

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All You Need to Know About Racquet Restringing

If you realize that the racquet you bought a few years ago still has it’s original strings in it, it’s time to have your racquet restrung! There are a few things to consider when you want to restring your tennis racquet. When you are ready, Elite has you covered. Read on to learn all about […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Why You Should Restring Your Tennis Racquet

Whether you’re an avid player or a novice, every tennis racquet needs to be restrung over time. But why is that? And how do you know when it’s time to get some fresh string on that bad boy?

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More Than Just Steps: Health & Sports Technology Review

Activity tracker, heart rate monitor, smartwatch, even smart racquets—they count your steps, track your activity, sleep, or even monitor your heart rate 24 hours a day. The choices in health & sports technology are becoming more abundant thanks to all of the new tech that seems to appear almost on a daily basis!

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