In this video you will learn about the basic equipment you need to play tennis.
In order to discover training tips and learn about the rules of tennis, see the rest of the program.
In this video you will learn about the equipment you will need to play tennis.
The key elements are: essential equipment, the clothing and the extra accessories
To play tennis, you will need a racket
These come in different sizes and materials and can vary greatly
Rackets are made of three main parts: the head or frame with the strings in the middle, the throat, and the handle
The handle is octagonal and often wrapped with an overgrip
The sides of the handle are known as bevels and can be used as guides when finding the correct grip
At the bottom of the handle there's a butt cap
The other essential item to play is a fluroescent tennis ball
To play tennis, come combinatio of t-shirt and shorts or skirt will suffice
You'll also need some socks and a pair of tennis shoes
The extra accessories
You could wear a cap to avoid the sun
Sweat bands help absorb sweat and prevent the racket from slipping out of the hand
You could also put a vibration dampener
The ball's in your court
Enjoy your game