November 25, 2012

Tennis Strings and Arm Health

Our friends at have had some good posts lately on tennis string and arm health, encouraging news for those of us who work to make […]
November 11, 2012

Staying Tennis Fit for the Winter

Roger Federer handled Andy Murray today in a semifinal of the ATP World Tour Finals in London, setting himself up for the final ATP match of […]
October 27, 2012

New Racquet Models Are on Their Way

Wilson and Dunlop (and perhaps Babolat and others too) are in the process of introducing new racquet models for the new year as they all continue […]
October 7, 2012

The Benefits of the Slice Forehand in Tennis!

Many of us have employed the one handed slice backhand in our game and made use of the backspin (and to varying degrees, sidespin) to drop […]
September 29, 2012

The Six Currently Playing Grand Slam Winners in Men’s Tennis!

Andy Roddick made big sports news a few weeks ago when he retired from professional tennis after participating in the 2012 US Open. Juan Carlos Ferrero […]
September 24, 2012

Getting Your Tennis Racquet Grip/Handle the Right Size!

After hitting the courts for more than two hours of doubles this morning, including about a set and a half of rigorous scored play, one of […]
September 16, 2012

Any Reviews for the Donnay X-P Dual Tour?

I am thinking about ordering a new Donnay X-P Dual Tour directly from under their current $99 blowout sale and while supplies last! But before […]
September 9, 2012

GGT Extra and Elbow-Friendly Racquets

As I was browsing around looking for new info on tennis racquets, I returned to a great blog post at Guts and Glory Tennis that lists […]
September 2, 2012

A Tennis Pro’s Refreshing Openness About His Racquet Specs

Michael Russell has intrigued me since I watched him play Andy Roddick in last year’s U.S. Open. As one who seemingly wrings the absolute most out […]
August 27, 2012

Nadal’s Knees…Hoffa’s Syndrome Is Now Rafa’s Syndrome…

Well the U.S. Open begins today, and unfortunately for many fans, one Rafa Nadal will not be competing this year 🙁 About ten days ago, Rafa announced […]
August 19, 2012

The Pro Shop at Is a Blog Nicely Done!

A whole host of tennis websites/blogs exist out there, some more relevant than others to the vision of One I have come to really appreciate […]
August 8, 2012

The Racquet Shack Turns One Year Old!

Yesterday was the one year anniversary of, and I want to take this moment to thank all of you for making this past year such […]