Green Balls

Tennis Green is a great way for players to continue their progress from Tennis Orange. It is played on a full size tennis court, with bigger rackets and balls which are a little softer than yellow balls. It’s the next stage before moving on to full compression yellow balls on a full sized court and helps players develop and improve all aspects of their game.

What age is Tennis Green aimed at?

Mini Tennis Green is for players aged 9 & 10.

What ball is used?

A green ball is used, which is 25% slower than a yellow ball.

What size court is Tennis Green played on?

Tennis Green is played on a normal size court. Doubles matches should also be played on a normal size court with singles sticks in place (if available).

What height is the net?

The net is at full height.

What racket is best to use?

A bigger racket of 63cm – 66cm (25” – 26”) should be used but not compulsory.

What kind of competitions are there at Tennis Green?

At Tennis Green there are individual and team competitions, with scoring extended to short sets.