A tennis ball machine is a very useful equipment regardless of your skill level in tennis. It helps improve your reaction time and footwork, and it allows you to better anticipate ball movement. These are just some of the most important skills in order to excel in tennis, and you can enhance them with the help of a tennis ball machine. However, there are several kinds of this product out there. But before you buy one, here are the things that you should pay attention to when finding the best tennis ball machine.
How to choose the best tennis ball machines
First, there are two main types of tennis ball machine propulsion: pneumatic air pressure and spinning wheel. The pneumatic air pressure propulsion type uses air pressure to propel tennis balls through a tube. This propulsion type is an old technology which means it’s cheaper compared to spinning wheel types. Most machines of this type use A/C power since they require more power to operate than spinning wheel types. Meanwhile, spinning wheel types involve two wheels spinning in the opposite direction to propel tennis balls. This creates a more natural tennis ball propulsion, closely similar to when …
Tennis is a great sport to play.
Whether you are a beginner who is dreaming of becoming a tennis champion or if you are a pro at the sport, your whole game depends on the kind of racquet you choose. Before we look into the factors you need to consider while buying the best tennis racquets, you need to understand the different styles of racquets.
Power or Game Improvement Racquets
These are racquets that have large heads, longer style, and lighter weight. These racquets are specifically designed for players who have shorter and slower swings and wants more power in their shot from the racquet.
Control or Player’s Racquet
Typically heavier with a smaller head these racquets are specifically used by professional players. The thin and flexible beams increase the maneuverability that will give the player maximum control. The shots played with this racquet will be powered by the player. These racquets are heavier than the other 2 categories.
Tweener racquets have combined features from both Game Improvement Racquets and Player’s Racquets. These racquets offer a good balance of power, control, and maneuverability thus making it an appealing choice for all players from intermediate level to professional level. …
Duey Evans, Chief Performance Architect
Director of Tennis
For nearly two decades Duey has been an innovative force
in the world of tennis, from taking beginner and intermediate
players to pro and collegiate levels to starting competitive
and recreational programs in communities where none existed.
Now, he’s excited about running programs at Samuell
Grand Tennis Center along with his Midcourt Tennis Academy.
Click here for Duey’s bio information
Duey’s Private Lesson Rate: $100 per hour
If you’re interested in taking private lessons or semi-private lessons, give us a call at
214-670-1374 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
to book a time with Duey or one of our other tennis pros. The private lesson hourly fee
ranges from $60 – $100 based on the pro you choose.
Group lessons (3 or more people) fee rate: $100 per hour…
Below is a list of links to the Samuell Grand Tennis Center Facebook Page, YouTube Channel and various pages for junior tournament registrations and adult leagues. Simply click on the name of the link you are interested in.
Samuell Grand Tennis Center Facebook Page
Samuell Grand YouTube Channel
DPTA Novice Circuit Tournaments
DPTA Jr. Circuit Tournaments
USTA TennisLink Junior Tournaments
TCD League Website
Metro League Website…
Dates/Registration Deadlines for SGTC Leagues in 2015
Week of August 31 – Sept 24 – Registration Deadline: Noon on August 30
Week of October 12 – Nov 5 – Registration Deadline: Noon on October 11…
Don’t sit on the sidelines, watching any longer. Learn how to play tennis — the sport you’re never too old to play! We have three different levels of classes for adults learning how to play: Advantage for Adult Beginners, AP for Intermediate Beginners, and Academy for Advanced Beginners.
If you’ve never played before, or if it’s been years since you’ve played, the best plan is to take all three levels. Your first step is to get signed up for our Adult Advantage Beginner Classes. The cost is $99 for four weeks (6 hours) of classes.
Also, when you take lessons here are SGTC 10% of the money from all adult programs, coaching and lessons is being donated our 501(c)(3) Unfurrowed Ground Foundation, Inc to help fund scholarships for junior players whose families wish them to participate in, but cannot afford, our programs. What a great reason to do your drills and take lessons here at SGTC!!!
Adult Advantage Beginner Class Options
Rotates between Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday evenings: 7-8:30 p.m
The class runs 4 weeks and costs $99. Participants should bring their own racquet. However, if you don’t have one, no worries! We have a racquet you can use. Plus …