What Are Tennis Courts Made Of?

I usually manage to play tennis once a week on Saturday mornings. I’m lucky in that I have 8 courts about 5 minutes walk from my house. But they are all the same surface, the hard (macadam) courts. I’ve never tried playing on any other type of surface, so I was curious with this blog … Read more

Round Robin In Tennis – How Does It Work?

A couple of months ago, I saw a tennis tournament advertised on a poster. What caught my eye was something written at the bottom. “The tournament will use a round robin format” Call me naive, simple or just uninformed, but I’ve never fully understood what this means. So I decided to do a little digging … Read more

Kick Serve vs Top Spin Serve

Recently, I’ve been learning about the kick serve as I was interested in finding a way to improve my second serve, and give myself a better chance of winning the point. My general approach has been to hit a flat (sometimes slice) first serve and always a slice second serve. Depending on the opponent, sometimes … Read more