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Why should your child participate  in tennis?

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The benefits of tennis include:

  • Tennis is a sport that can be played for a lifetime.
     
  • Participation in tennis gives a child a higher level of self-esteem and a more positive outlook on life. 
     
  • It teaches your child goal-setting, and the pursuit excellence. 
     
  • They learn how to deal with failures and how it feels to be successful. 
     
  • They learn good sportsmanship and they develop social skills.
     
  • They make bonding friendships.
     
  • They improve their skills.  
     
  • Tennis is an aerobic activity that will help maintain a healthy lifestyle.  
     
  • This sport greatly develops hand-eye coordination and it improves agility and builds strength.
     
  • The athletic child is less likely to get involved with drugs and they perform better in school.
     
  • Best of all, tennis is a fun sport that children can play with anyone. Parents, grandparents, friends and siblings can all participate.
     
  • Tennis can be as casual or competitive as you want it to be. 
     
  • They learn and understand the sport all while they are having FUN!!