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Evidence now shows that tennis courts that allow slipping and sliding have fewer injuries.

Evidence now shows that tennis courts that allow slipping and sliding have fewer injuries. If you play tennis regularly, it is likely that you play on a hard court. In Florida, where my mom lives, the courts are clay which is better tolerated by the seniors that play there. Soccer fields made of grass have fewer injuries and are easier on the body than artificial turf.  It has been noted that the same goes for Football. Years of evidence suggest that the physics of playing on hard courts is different than clay and produces more injuries. Growing evidence suggests that Read More »