WEBSITES & BOOKS

Tennis Websites and Books of Interest

 

The follow is a small list of interesting tennis related web sites and Books.  If you know of any additional sites and books please email us at goldenracquets@yahoo.com

Websites

Comprehensive list of Fairfax Co. tennis courts. 

http://nnetis.com/tennis_courts_Washington_DC.html#tennis_courts_Fairfax_County.htm

 

USTA Tennis Association

www.usta.com

 

Describes types of strings and how they play

http://www.stringforum.net/about_strings.php

 

Tennis Channel web site

http://tennischannel.com/

 

Doubles Strategies and Tips

http://www.active.com/tennis/articles/tennis-doubles-strategy-and-tips

 

Tennis specific exercises

http://www.50plusplusfit.com/content/tennis-specific-exercises

Essential Tennis - Doubles Strategies

essentialtennis.com/doublesebook.pdf

 

 

Books

[These books are all available at amazon.com]

 

“Tennis Past 50” - Tony Trabert, Ton Witchey

 

“The Inner Game of Tennis” - W. Timothy Gallwey

 

“Tennis Doctor” -  Alex McNab

 

“Winning Ugly” -  Brad Gilbert

 

"Technical Tennis: Racquets, Strings, Balls, Courts, Spin, and Bounce" (paperback) - Rod Cross, Crawford Lindsey

 

"The Physics and Technology of Tennis"

- Howard Brody

 

"Play Better Tennis in Two Hours"   - Oscar Wegner

Biomechanical Principles of Tennis Technique: Using science to Improve your Strokes