Tennis Essays

My Passion for Tennis

As a young girl, I loved being outside. Whether it was playing sports with my sister and father, riding my bicycle or swimming with my family, I just loved the outdoors. My passion for tennis started when I moved to Las Vegas for my father’s work. My parents signed me up in several sports ands activities such as dance, soccer, gymnastics and tennis. Out of all these sports, I decided to continue playing tennis. I was 4 and half when…

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Why I Deserve the Jennifer Velasco Scholarship

When I made the Sterling Varsity tennis team I set up a goal for myself and it was to be the number one in the team, I started playing tennis when I was a freshman and I also joined the USTA tennis association. Tennis became to be more than a passion to me it was even more than a hobby, I really enjoy spending time in the courts and listening to all my coaches giving me advice of how to…

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Althea Gibson

The life of Althea Gibson, a dominant tennis player in the 50s, was filled with successes that influenced the participation of African Americans in tennis, as well as leading the way for female tennis players by being the first black, male or female, to win a Grand Slam title. Althea was born on August 25, 1927 in Silver, South Carolina, but was raised in Harlem where she had a less than opulent life. For recreation, Althea began playing table tennis…

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Never Give Up

All of us have many dreams in our minds, but hardly few manage to get them fulfilled in the first attempt. Dreaming is the sweetest thing ever, because we always dream about things we love and hope .The best way to reach your dreams and hopes is to work to achieve them and to change them to reality and never giving up in any situation. “Never give up” means keep trying and never stop working for your goals. For many…

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Playa Dorada Upload

Goals of expansion strategy The goal of Douglas Hall, which is currently in charge of creating an expansion strategy for Playa Dorada is to create a new expansion strategy in long term which may be by creating new facilities for people using tennis courts and increase the efficiency of the actual existing tennis courts by modifying or optimizing playing hours or pricing of the courts. Additional to this Hall needs to satisfy all parties existing at Playa Dorada, including the…

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The Game of Tennis

The history of tennis is said to date back several of thousands of years. The game was created by European monks. It began as a game for “entertainment purposes during religious ceremonies. To begin the game of tennis one was too hit the ball with their hand, soon the leather glove came into existence. This now replaced ones hand with a more effective way to hit and serve the ball, and so the first “racquet” was created. With a new…

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Tennis Rackets One World

Many people know what a tennis racket is, it is used as a extended arm for hitting the tennis ball to the other side of the court (opponents side) to score. During the old days of tennis, about 900 years ago, people have been using their hand as a tennis racket, but it is evolved to pallas then wooden rackets, but the pallas and wooden rackets are really hard to control since it only have a really small racket head…

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Prince Sport

This is a case study of how Print sports expand their growth in the market of 21st century, and the elements that go with or go against them in the market. Moreover, we will discuss with the marketing activities and strategies that are favorable to Prince Sports in expanding their distributions of Tennis products. As we know 21st century is a time where people are more conscious against their health, individuals who are moderate and wealthy enough tend to venture…

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Icebreaker Speech

I.Introduction Attention Getter: “Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquility,” a famous quote by Billie Jean King. Credentials: I have played tennis competitively for over six years now and have had many lessons from tennis pros from all over. Thesis Statement: Yes, tennis has been my life and sport for most of my teenage life, but I have learned much more. Preview of Main Points: Tennis has been more than just…

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Mechanics of Tennis

The forehand topspin is one of the primary techniques that is utilised in modern day tennis. It has been used to enhance a player’s overall forehand skills that result in the maximising of a players groundstroke power output. This report will analyse the motions the tennis player and tennis ball undergo, the forces acting on the player and the ball and lastly, the force transformation from the player to the ball. By examining the physical properties of this process, this…

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Fitness Plus Case Study

1. Were the capacities of the existing facilities constrained, and if so, where? According to the case study, membership has been increasing since the opening of the club. It is stated that the growth brought complaints from members of overcrowding and unavailability of equipments. This clearly shows that the capacities of existing facilities are indeed constrained. This means that there are more members but less equipments or space for them to exercise. Complaints were mainly focused on the Nautilus, cardiovascular,…

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Monologue_ High School

Do you realize that tonight is the most important night of my life? Oh my God! Do you? It’s like totally more important than cheer tryouts. It’s more important than my first kiss, the first day of middle school, the first day of high school, the first day of Driver’s Ed, more important than my driver’s license, more important than any of my ex-boyfriends, more important than my current boyfriends… I mean friend. It is the pinnacle of the high…

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