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How to Choose the Perfect Tennis Racket for You

By Elysium Staff | Jun 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

A tennis racket, like most sports gear, can range in price from as low as twenty dollars and upwards, with prices in the hundreds. If you’re going to make that kind of investment, it’s a good idea to know what you’re looking at, and for. With over twenty major brands to choose from in addition…

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Meet the Elysium Pro Shop!

By Elysium Staff | Jun 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s something we’ve been working on for quite a while now, in the hopes of being able to provide our members with everything needed to thrive on the court.  Well, the time has finally come to announce our digital Pro Shop! Thanks to a partnership with a warehouse shipping facility here in the Midwest, Elysium…

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5 Reasons to Join us for Summer Beginner Clinics

By Elysium Staff | May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again and everyone at Elysium Tennis is gearing up for a great summer of leagues, tournaments, and training. One of the more fun things we do throughout the summer is train new tennis players in our special beginner tennis classes. It’s already almost June and our classes are almost full.…

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Summer Paddle is Here!

By Elysium Staff | May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Have you heard about our newest form of tennis at Elysium?  While many consider platform tennis (aka paddle tennis) a winter sport, which is traditionally the case, we’ve outfitted our facility to accommodate year round paddle fun for our members of all ages. Our summer platform tennis league has started but there’s still room for…

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Junior Tennis Gets Underway with Boys High School Tryouts

By Elysium Staff | Apr 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Junior Tennis Gets Underway with Boys High School Tryouts As Spring rolls into central Ohio and the snow melts away, our young men are getting geared up for the courts. Boys High School Tennis season is about to begin and we’re all getting pumped up for a great season. Best of Luck to all the…

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Take Advantage of our Summer Beginner Clinics

By Elysium Staff | Apr 20, 2015 | 2 Comments

Take Advantage of our Summer Beginner Clinics One of the most important parts of any tennis training facility is to educate and support the next generation of athletes. Every summer we put together some beginner camps and clinics to give those eager to learn tennis for the first time a chance to grasp the basics…

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Columbus Tennis USTA Teams

By Elysium Staff | Apr 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Columbus Tennis USTA Teams Elysium Tennis is an active participant in the United States Tennis Association league and our players always have an excellent time.  We currently have 186 women and 51 men participating on USTA teams and we’re so proud of them all! Congratulations to our 3.0 Women’s Career-Prickett Team and 4.0 Men’s Curry…

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Private Lessons Available for Summer

By Elysium Staff | Apr 16, 2015 | 2 Comments

Summer is just around the corner, tennis champs!  It’s looking warmer and brighter every day and you’re probably just as eager to break out of the winter slump as we are.  With all the warm weather coming down the pipe, you’re sure to be out on the courts and next year’s Varsity Tennis teams are already…

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What is Platform Tennis?

By Elysium Staff | Mar 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Some still call it “Paddle Tennis” but the idea is generally the same.  The game is played with paddles similar to ping pong, rather than the larger tennis racquets, and a spongy, rubber ball about 2.5 inches in diameter. It was invented in 1928 as a way to keep the love of tennis going throughout…

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The 10,000 Hour Rule

By Elysium Staff | Mar 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

You’ve heard it from your parents, your peers, and your coaches.  If you’ve been paying attention, you probably heard it on ESPN and from the top players around the world too.  What are we talking about?  We’re talking about the one thing that can make a person a tennis champion:  Practice! Malcolm Gladwell postulated that…

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