New tennis program geared towards the little ones

SAN DIEGO — The USTA (United States Tennis Association) is launching a new March Into Tennis program to San Diego area tennis clubs in March, which, at no cost, introduces kids ages 10-and-under to a sport that carries the benefits of physical fitness, mental sharpness and social activity by learning a sport that can be played for a lifetime.Beginning Jan. 1, the USTA implemented new measures towards making tennis more fun and player-friendly for kids 10 and under by introducing smaller tennis courts, as well as smaller rackets and bigger tennis balls with which to play.10-and-Under Tennis follows the same logic as other youth sports like baseball or soccer, which use kid-sized courts and kid-sized equipment; balls bounce lower, don’t move as fast through the air and are easier to hit. Racquets are sized for small hands and courts are smaller and easier to cover.

For more information visit, marchintotennis.com.

 

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