Courier wrote a great post after winning the tournament in Surprise, AZ. So great that I eagerly anticipate his next one.
Assorted tennis items/stories you might have missed: Tennis sometimes gets a bad rap as a country club sport – a sport reserved for the wealthy – despite it actually being one of the less expensive sports to pick up. And now it seems we can finally put that old bromide to rest. Really, how many […]
mirsasha / Foter / CC BY-NC-ND Well, sort of. Venus Williams won her 44th WTA title just a few days ago in Luxembourg – a mere 32 months after winning her 43rd title. Marija at Women’s Tennis Blog relates the details of the match and how important and impressive the comeback has been for Venus […]
I just stumbled upon this site that proposes to offer free tennis instruction for children and families throughout the UK. Now that’s what I call a really cool idea. And if I were a betting man I’d bet this is program is at least as responsible for the sudden popularity of tennis among young people in […]
The Great Recession hit the tennis playing community pretty hard. But things might be turning around now.
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Carine06 / Foter An interesting article in The Guardian claims that British girls are suddenly clamoring to tennis thanks to the inspiring efforts of a couple of professional British tennis women. According to the article, participation in tennis among UK teenage girls has increased 17% this year. And the author attributes this astounding growth rate […]