Posts Tagged ‘Tennis Tips’

Tips for Playing on Different Court Surfaces

Types of Tennis Court Surfaces In most cases there are two categories that tennis court surfaces fall into; slow courts and fast courts. A slow court is generally made out of clay, like your typical park court. The ground of these surfaces creates more friction which slows down the pace of the ball when it…

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Challenger

Elysium Tennis provides opportunities for young people to advance knowledge of tennis and skills while playing at a competitive level appropriate for the students age and skill set. Learn more about placement in the Challenge program and requirements for play.   Getting Started The Challenge group is designed with Middle School and High school players…

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Dear Abby

I love playing outdoor tennis in the summer but I always feel like I struggle with the wind and the sun. I love the breeze and the beautiful sunshine but it affects my game negatively. Now it’s in my head! What should I do? Signed,  Wynn D. Weather Dear Wynn, Tennis outdoors is very different…

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Dear Abby

How do I defend against someone bringing me into the net, and then lobbing me?  Signed, Anita Plan Dear Anita, When executed properly, the drop shot/lob combo is tough to defend. We see this tricky combo utilized in singles and doubles. One of the best strategies to combat the drop shot/lob combo is to embrace…

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Pros and Cons of Court Surfaces in Covered Tennis Courts

The surface of an indoor tennis court is important to the game as it can affect how the ball bounces, the way players hit the ball and can either play to a person’s strength or weakness, even at the professional level. A large selection of surface materials is available when deciding where to play at…

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Have You Been Searching for a Local Tennis Club?

Elysium Tennis is one of the premier local tennis clubs with all the best perks. Whether new to the sport or a seasoned athlete, people come to the club for tennis but stay for the amenities. Courts for individual, doubles and tournament play are available as well as seasoned instructors to enhance one’s game, member…

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