Top 5 rated articles
Spring Summer Trends 2012: Five Trends To Try
Pearls: luxury pearl jewelry
Vintage Accessories | Where to buy vintage accessories
Top 100 Baby Names | Babies names
Hair trends: Hair color trends to try

Doubles, singles and mixed

 
Doubles, singles and mixed
Tatiana Golovin © WTA

Doubles, singles and mixed
Doubles and mixed doubles are played on a full court with tramlines. Doubles is 'more fun' and less tiring, and can be played at any age. It also promotes team spirit, unlike singles. It requires a lot of tactics and co-ordination because you're not just adjusting to your opponent: you also have to adjust to your partner and anticipate what he or she's doing on court (and in which direction they're heading!).

Practice makes perfect
Tennis is a highly technical sport, so if you want to learn it properly take lessons from a professional coach and play regularly at a club. For a list of tennis clubs in your area, click here.




  
  


Sarah Horrocks
06/25/2007
Rank this page: 

Don't miss...
Cardio training with Ewa!Get a cardio workout with Johanna!
What can you do with a friend to burn calories?Burberry Prorsum London Fashion Week spring/summer 2014
Latest… 25/03/2017
Guides
Videos
How To Get A Flat Stomach In 30 Minutes Straight!
The Fricker method
The Pritikin Diet
The Dash Diet
See all Health and Fitness guides
Video: How to stay healthy on holiday
See all Health and Fitness videos
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the wewomen latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...