Try starting out with a racket that has a larger head size. This gives the racket a bigger sweet spot in the middle of the frame, giving you more chance of hitting a clean shot as you begin playing. Adults may want to test different grip sizes too, with grip sizes 1, 2, or 3 recommended for women, and 3, 4, or 5 for men.
The grip sizes convert from US sizes to UK sizes as follows with size 1 being the smallest and Grip size 5 being the largest: 4 1/8" = 1 4 1/4" = 2 4 3/8" = 3 4 1/2" = 4 4 5/8" = 5 Most juniors using full size tennis rackets choose grip size 1, most women opt for grip sizes 2 or 3 and most men opt for grip sizes 3 or 4.
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A longer tennis racket can generate more power because the swing is greater than a smaller racket. Of course a longer racket is more difficult to use as it reduces the manoeuvrability and control. The average length of a tennis racket is 69 cm.
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