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Category Archives: Tennis Essentials

Below you’ll find a round up of some of our latest tools for your tennis bag and tennis game. From new gadgets to overgrips this is the place. Check our sections on tennis racquets, tennis string and other specific categories via the menu above.

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We’ve written about arm sleeves in the past. There are lots of reasons to use one. Serena Williams had them on tonight – part fashion, part purpose, she revealed after the match. Keeping her...

Surprisingly there are quite a few people who wear glasses when playing tennis. Contacts don’t cut it for everyone (myself included) so it’s eyeglasses inside and polarized prescription sunglasses...

In light of Caroline Wozniacki’s recent ankle sprain (get well soon Caro) I thought it timely to talk ankle braces. Below is our go-to fav and I hope Ms. W picks one of these up. We’ve tried...

For players who want an extra tacky feel on their racquet handle, check out our selection of RS Overgrips by former ATP tennis champion Robin Söderling.A trio of different styles to choose from: the...

Sunglasses may not protect you from a poor backhand or brutal tan lines but 😉 they can help you to see your opponent’s backhand that much clearer. A good pair of tennis sunglasses can help protect...

Public tennis courts rarely have scoring tools on court. Keep this portable set of scorecards in your bag and place it over the net cord. It will  save you from disputes and the “confusion”...

Overgrips are a bit underrated within the recreational tennis playing population. It’s surprisingly common to see dingy to truly filthy overgrips (see exhibit A below) on even the chicest dresser...

We’ve  teamed up with RS-Tennis by Robin Söderling to offer RS tennis balls in the United States. Visit RS-Tennis.com to buy.For those of you who have not seen our past write ups on RS, RS tennis...

[social_warfare]Found ’em. A month ago, I wrote a story on my tennis Holy Grail– the late 1970s-early 1980s Bj socks that Björn Borg wore. They were not from Fila- they were made by a company...

The USPTA World Conference concluded last week and we’ve got three new and innovative tennis products to tell you about. All are available now. How’d you like to have your ball machine shoot...