Tagged: tennis

7 Life-Changing Benefits of Playing Tennis

Whether you’ve never picked up a tennis racquet in your life, or yours has collected some dust over the years, it’s never too late to get into the game and experience the benefits of playing tennis! Here are 7 ways participating in tennis can improve your overall health, wellness, and happiness!

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Tennis Pro Highlight: David Pollack

David Pollack is a tennis pro at Elite Sports Club-River Glen. Having recently returned to Elite, he is eager to help our members improve their tennis game, resume their active lifestyles, and most importantly have fun! Learn more about David Pollack and his professional tennis background.

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Tennis Pro Highlight: Todd Miller

Todd Miller is a USPTA tennis professional at Elite Sports Club – Mequon and North Shore. He teaches both youth and adult tennis lessons to instill his love of the game to all age groups. Learn more about Todd Miller in this tennis pro highlight!

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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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Should I Switch Up My Tennis Partner?

You’ve been playing doubles with the same person for some time now and you might be wondering if it’s time to change things up. Here are some scenarios when you might (or might not) want to switch up your tennis partner.

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Get the Low Down on Tennis Lingo

What do the words love, ace, carry, and jam have in common? They all have to do with tennis, even though they sound like they actually have nothing to do with tennis. So, if you are new to the sport have no fear, for we are here to decode the slang-filled language that is tennis.

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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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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.

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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 […]

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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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