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How to Measure Tennis Grip Size. Simply measure your tennis grip size like this: Start ...
Tennis racquet grip sizes are determined by measuring the circumference around the edge of the handle. This circumference is measured in the middle of the racquet handle and the sizes range from 4 inches to 4 3/4 inches. The chart below lists the different tennis racquet grip sizes that are offered in the United States and the corresponding European grip sizes.
The Tennis Racket Grip Size Chart The following table outlines the six main grip sizes according to both the European and American measurement systems: As you can see, the European and American grip sizes directly correlate to one another, so it does not matter which measurement you use.
Manufactured tennis racquet grip sizes range from less than 4” for juniors to 4 7/8” for the largest adult hands. This might not seem like much of a range, but the difference even an eighth of an inch makes is surprising. Too large a grip can strain your hand, and prolonged use of too small a grip can injure your hand, wrist and elbow.
Method 1: Using a Tennis Racquet to Find Your Tennis Grip Size. Start off by placing the tennis racquet in front of you on a flat surface. Place the crook in between your thumb and your index right on the tennis racket handle. An example of this is shown to the left. The tennis racket head should be facing horizontal as in the picture.
A typical overgrip will increase a grip by 1/16 inch. You can also increase grip size using a heat-shrink sleeve. One heat shrink sleeve will increase grip size by 1/8 inch. Both methods will increase overall racquet weight slightly (7-16 grams), but the benefits of a correct grip size far "outweigh" the disadvantages of this added mass.
Currently most top players use a two handed backhand grip. Two Handed Backhand Grip Right hand at the bottom of the grip. Left hand higher on the grip. The Index Knuckle of the right hand is on bevel 2. The Heel Pad of the right hand is on bevel 1. Index Knuckle and Heel Pad of left hand on bevel 7.
Q: What size tennis racket grip should I used for tennis play? A: It depends on your age or size. if your age is 10-years, then you should choose 50-55 in (127-140 cm) height and 25 in (63.5 cm) racquet to get the best performance. On the other hand, you can also choose the custom size of your tennis racket. Q: What age should a child use a full-size tennis racket? A: Most of the kids don’t use full-size tennis racket, which comes with 27-inch. They use this size tennis racket when their ...