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Love, 15, 30, 40, Game. Numbers synonymous only with the sport of tennis. But how did we just jump from zero to 15 like that? As a coach, one of my greatest struggles was explaining to juniors how scoring worked and exactly why we used those particular numbers. The crazy thing is no one really knows...

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There are several aspects which combine to complete a tennis racket, one of which is the grip. You may choose to go with the grip that comes on the tennis racket at the time of purchase or you may wish to add your own.

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So you're thinking of customizing your racket? Awesome! Here's the 411 on racket customization - why to do it, who it's for and how to do it. Let's start with why you should customize your tennis racquet and who should do it...

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For me as a coach, the most exciting and satisfying part of coaching, at any level is to see when your player is improving in something that we have been working on. I always try not to get to caught up with results. I tried to make my players improve and that is more exciting than just focusing on the results.

Of course there are nice memories that will always be with me due to some results, for example when Yuichi Sugita qualified for Wimbledon for the first time, it was a great emotion and satisfaction because I knew that it meant a lot to him and of course for me as well.

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2020 has been a peculiar year so far for a multitude of reasons, one of which is the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. 

The coronavirus pandemic has spread across the world, causing widespread shutdowns of several industries including the sports industry and the game many of us have grown to love - tennis

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