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Baseline Basher
03-10-2005, 09:09 PM
I'm 15. I'm broke. Here's my backpack:

Wilson Tour Backpack, filled with:
2 Wilson ProStaff Tour 95, Prince Microgrip (white), I'm not sure what kind of strings (my friend strung it with some random thing. It's good though) 55 lbs. right now.
Wristbands
Bandana
Mp3 player.
Pocketknife. (To cut items, such as grips, strings, or other annoying obstacles, such as cheaters...but mostly the former.)
Water bottle. (Empty or otherwise.)
Can of balls. (If I have one.)


What are you packing?

Edited on 8/26/05

bc-05
03-10-2005, 10:38 PM
1 kangaroo 1 platymipus 1 koala and 1 wombat

lemurballs
03-10-2005, 10:47 PM
one lemur. 4 head premier tours, one generic overgrip, 2 band-aids, chapstick, dollar in change, gauze, med-tape

Prince_of_Tennis
03-10-2005, 11:20 PM
I'm a 19 year old college student...Summer Job paid for all my tennis gear
Wilson Tour 6 Pack
3 Pro Staff Tour 90 59 pounds Ashaway Crossfires
White Pro Overgrips
Sun Block
2 Pairs of clean socks
2 Clean Shirts and 3 Dri Fit long sleeves
Sweater
Tear-away sweats
Pair of Shorts
Rubberbands
Lead tape and Bumper Gaurd
2 Cans of New Penns
10+ used balls
Loose Change
Sandals
Hat and 2 Nike Bandanas
Clippers
Knee Sleeve and Tennis Elbow strap
Water Bottles

peter
03-11-2005, 01:58 AM
37 year old. Here's what I pack in my bag today:

2 Wilson ProStaff 6.0-85
1 Wilson Hyper ProStaff 6.1
1 Wilson Avenger
2 water bottles
1 schampoo bottle
10 (or so) wrist snf headbands of various sizes
3 packs (of 4) overgrips
2 sets of strings
1 scissor
4 (or so) sets of oneday lenses
1 can of balls
1 towel
2 pairs of underwear
2 pairs of socks
2 shirts
1 shorts
1 overall trousers
1 kit of blister "pads" (no idea what's the real name is - for foot blisters)
2 pens
1 printout of the tennis rules
1 printout of the tennis code
2 blank papers
5 sets of match result reports for our local tennis series.
20 printouts of invitations to the coming outdoor tennis series
1 large poster for an invitation to a club championship.

tennisnj
03-11-2005, 05:01 AM
Here we go again w/this post. I'll have to respond in full once I get home from work & pack for my weekend tournament.

eagle
03-11-2005, 05:33 AM
* 2 racquets
* Gatorade
* towel
* extra pair of socks
* extra shirt
* 2 cans of tennis balls
* overgrip
* tennis head protection tape
* band-aid; gauze; medical tape
* cap
* little notebook and pen to write down tennis notes
* key to tennis courts

r,
eagle

equinox
03-11-2005, 06:46 AM
2 POG OS
1 Chang Graphite OS

TournaGrips
Towel
Wrist band
Tee shirt with collar
Shorts
Boxer shorts
Socks
Banana
Water bottle
Sun Screen
Rubber bands
Sports Cap
Band aids
Can of tretorn MicroX tennis balls
2 sets of tennis strings, gosen protuff 15Lg + og micro 16g

$20
Association rulebook + season calendar

I should probably add to list, book with phone numbers of important contacts.

gmlasam
03-11-2005, 07:22 AM
This is what I have in my 9 pack tw bag. 3 pog mid, 1 pog os, 3 yonex rd-7, 2 radical twin tube 1998 mid, 1 twin tube 1998 radical os, two cans of tennis balls, towel, two shirts, over grips, pair of tennis shoes, PDA, iPod shuffle, keys, money, head band, sweat band, rubberbands, sun screen, and athletic tapes. I don't put fluids in my bag. Instead I bring a one gallon cooler filled with ice water.

http://www.csun.edu/~aml45386/images/twbag1b.jpg

@wright
03-11-2005, 08:09 AM
I've got a bottle of whiskey, a glock, and an angry ferret.

jpsigchi
03-11-2005, 08:43 AM
Packing for my tournament. Im a 26 year old ex-college player, playing USTA mens open tournaments.

WIlson Team Tour Super 6 pack (red)
6 Wilson Ncodes nsix-one 95 strung with gamma TNT 17
Nike live strong braclet
Nike MP3 player
2 bottles of water
Pair of Nike Breathe Sneakers
Pair of Nike Flip Flips
Assorted Nike clothing (shirts,shorts,socks)
4 extra packets of Gamma TNT 17 string
Jump Rope
2 wilson replacement grips
will pack a couple of bananas on match days
$5 in singles
USTA card

tennisnj
03-11-2005, 09:16 AM
Packing for my USTA tournament this weekend...

Volkl Tour 2005 Pro Bag.

6 Volkl Quantum VI OS strung w/various strings & tensions, plus whatever demos I've got from Volkl, usually making my racquet total for the bag 10...
EMS First Aid Kit.
Ziplock resealable bag filled w/deodorant, soap, sunscreen, band-aids & other toiletries.
2 Adidas Caps.
3 extra pairs of Adidas shorts, Adidas shirts, Adidas socks & sweatshirt, 1 pair of Adidas flipflops, extra pair of Adidas sneakers.
Ziplock bag filled w/Yonex Supergraps in various colors, Volkl 'zorbs, netcheck, & other tennis related accessories.
Ziplock bag filled w/2 dozen or so packages of string (in case I'm @ a tournament & someone breaks a string & wants to pay me top dollar just for the string lol).
USTA card
$10 in emergency cash.
mini-address/phonebook.
3 unopened cans of tennis balls, plus 9 'barely used' practice balls.
Volkl Water bottle filled w/Hydra Fuel.
Volkl Towel.
Not to mention carrying a 1 gallon jug for water.
Ziplock bag to hold my keys, cellphone, chapstick, wallet & Leatherman utility tool (perfect for cutting string out & other on court tool work).
EZ Score (b/c too many times tournaments don't provide them or opponents don't know how to keep score).

MegacedU
03-11-2005, 02:46 PM
16.5 I have no job but I'm spoiled rotten. :)

My Racquet (Prince p.o.s subject to change in a few weeks.)
Can of Penn's
Shirt to go over my tank tops
Socks
Band-aids
Blister Blockers
Cell Phone
Ipod
Inhaler
Gatorade
Chapstick
Pony tail holders
Brush
Tennis sneakers
A print out of my ladder standings
Special K bar

Edit: How could I forget my very favorite PINK matching wristbands and satin pink nike visor?

Kaptain Karl
03-12-2005, 07:33 AM
Yonex 6:
- 3 rackets
- 2 new cans of balls
- 2 tennis towels
- 1 wrist sweat band (3 - if traveling to a "Flat Land" tourney, where they actually *have* humidity)
- 2 1-liter canteens of water
- keys, cell phone, wallet, change, pocket knife (for cutting ALL strings when I break a string. My Stringer asks me to do this to protect the life of my frames. Makes sense.)
- mesh bag of 10-12 used balls
- two rubber bands
- athletic tape, band-aids, sunscreen, lip balm
- 2 bananas (usually)
- 3 (original style) Power Bars (only brand I've found that won't turn to GOO in our high altitude/intense sun)
- 2 packets of "E-mergen-C" (a drink mix which Gatorade "wishes" it could be)
- warm ups (top & bottom)
- Sport sandals (For in-between matches. "Ahhh!")
- 1 complete change of tennis clothes (plus)
- 1 pair sox
- 1 tennis shirt
- sunglasses
- extra ball cap

- KK

Prince_of_Tennis
03-12-2005, 10:40 AM
http://www.csun.edu/~aml45386/images/twbag1b.jpg

Crazy!!! Ok serious question do you camp out at the courts or something?!?!

thejackal
03-12-2005, 01:26 PM
My bag: Dunlop Int'l Team (6 pack, black)

Contents:
HPS 6.0
HPS 6.1 (both with BB Alu at mid-tension)
Adidas tennis shoes
tennis shirt/shorts
jump rope (very good warmup)
Tennis Magazine (when I get bored while waiting)
Gatorade
One Head racket cover (to separate both of my rackets - I sold the iRad I had but kept the cover )
towels
wristbands
overgrips (Head Agassi pro grip - blue)
rubber bands (as dampener)
band-aids
Hall cough drops
tennis balls


That's about it

sebastiaN911
03-15-2005, 08:55 PM
im a newbie so..i just use my school backpack...

in it is

1 racquet. 1 water bottle.

waht else do u need when ur a newb like me

Dopke
03-15-2005, 10:40 PM
Don't we get these kinds of posts like every 3-4 months or something? I supposed every 3-4 months ppl's racquets change or shoes or what not -.- oh well

Wilson Tour 4 Red Super-six pack

wilson rok (2)
yonex rdx500 mid (1)
wilson old school racquet (1)
3 tennis balls, sometimes a few more
sweatshirt hoody
sweatpants
change in coins
dampeners (mostly rubberbands)
deodorant
extra string
extra overgrips

Nadal_Rulz
03-18-2005, 05:22 PM
wilson tour 4 red super six
2 ncode 95
2 wilson 5.2 mp(tigger)
too many overgrips-tournas,supergraps,wilson pros.
deoderant
1 extra shirt
match day pump shoes
2 dollars in quarters
rubberbands_for dampners and rolling up my wad lol!
no drinks, i just buy it when i get ther.bunch of 3 year old balls.

Power Game
03-18-2005, 06:46 PM
Nike Super 6 pack
2 LM prestige mids
2 Prestige Classic 600s
1 pair Adidas Barricade IIIs
1 shirt, shorts, sweatshirt
Wristband
4 packs string
~10 balls
Couple packs overgrips

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag004.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag006.jpg

Power Game
03-18-2005, 06:47 PM
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag008.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag007.jpg

USCfan
03-21-2005, 03:55 PM
3 racquets(2 aeropro control +'s and a volkl c10), 5 balls, shirt, wristband and a drink in my Nike 3 pack:

MonkeyPox
03-22-2005, 02:40 PM
Advil and sunscreen. I sound like Grandpa Simpson.

danniflava
03-22-2005, 07:08 PM
I'm 14. I'm broke. Here's my backpack:

Wilson Tour Backpack, filled with:
Wilson H6, bumblebee (yellow/black) grip, I'm not sure what kind of strings (my stringer just writes whatever he wants on the sticker thingy.) at 58 lb. tension.
Wilson 6.2, because I can't afford a second H6. Stock grip, again, I don't what strings, 58 tension.
2 World Industry wristbands.
1 blue/white generic bandana.
1 white overgrip. (My others are used up.)
1 rubber band and 2 Wilson dampeners.
CD player/headphones. (Currently listening to Guttermouth: Eat Your Face.)
Pocketknife. (To cut items, such as grips, strings, or other annoying obstacles, such as cheaters...but mostly the former.)
Water bottle. (Empty or otherwise.)
Can of balls. (If I have one.)


What are you packing?

BaselineBasher, I'm 14, I have an H6, I string it at 58 lbs., and I can't afford another one JUST LIKE YOU!

Prince_of_Tennis
03-22-2005, 07:40 PM
H6 is that the white and black one serana "uses"?

LovEnPeaCe
03-22-2005, 07:57 PM
i'm 16 but am injured right now, but when i play...
babolat 6-pack team bag or w/e
3 prince spectrum comp 90's
1 triad 4.0 os 110
1 adidas headband
2 wilson wristbands
xtra grips

tennisboy87
03-23-2005, 02:11 PM
- 4 Racquets
- Towels
- Shirts
- Socks
- Wristbands
- Can of tennis balls
- Overgrips
- Roll of electric tape
- Pair of scissors
- Band-aids
- Athletic tape
- Extra shoelaces
- Jump rope
- Water bottle

There are other various things that I can't think of right now. You can never be too prepared.

lucky22
08-26-2005, 05:21 AM
in my US open tennis bag:
deoderant
3 pk. head overgrips
hair bands
lollies
3 tennis balls
adidas sandals
1 set of extra clothes
some energy bars/drinks
blanket
warm ups
2 rackets

littlelleyton
08-26-2005, 06:05 AM
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag008.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y7/sallay/TennisShoesandBag007.jpg


what kind of bag is that? cant seem to find it on TW

Kaptain Karl
08-26-2005, 08:07 AM
in my US open tennis bag:
...
lollies
...What are those?

- KK

Geezer Guy
08-26-2005, 02:29 PM
A generous supply of WhoopAss.

Jonnyf
08-26-2005, 02:43 PM
In my Wilson Tour 4 Super Six
1 * APD (56 with BB Alu)
1* PD*
1 * Wilson H7
some tennis balls
stencil Ink
some mags
Babolat All court 2
Some water bottles etc.
Tourna and others.
A cap .

Guess i have to say now

Pro Kennex 12 pack
2* Heritage SX
1 * APD
1* PD+
6* Pro Kennex IQ string
overgrips
tee's
cap
and stencil and Ink

Nadal_Rulz
08-26-2005, 02:49 PM
Volkl Tour 2004 Mega 9 Pack
2 Volkl Tour 10 Gen II
3 Wilson Tour 95
tons of overgrips(tournas and babolat VS grip)
stencils and ink
1 set of string in case of emergency(big banger and vs touch)
Navy hat(as in the armed forces)
Light Blue Vapor Speeds
towel
rubber bands
gatorades

zAllianceBmx
08-26-2005, 02:59 PM
Prince Shark 6 pack
2 yonex rdx500 racquets
1 prince airdrive racquet
10 or so used balls
2 cans of balls
some overgrips
towels
shoes
extra shirts
water
gatorade
pen
scissors
finishing tape
dampeners
headbands/wristbands
deodorant
cellphone
wallet
and last but not least
a box of condoms( you'll never know who you'll meet)
;)














just kidding! :p

POGO
08-26-2005, 03:11 PM
Yonex tour bag:
3 Yonex RD-7
1 Head Radical twintube OS 1998 model
1 Prince Graphite OS
Prince NFS Viper 2 tennis shoes
one bag of #64 rubberbands from staples
sissors
nail clippers
hair nose clippers
3 packs of tournagrips
3 bananas
sun screens
baseball cap
2 t-shirts
one clean towel
loose change
sun glasses
ipod shuffle
Sony Clie PDA
wallet
pair of socks
two pairs of drifit shorts
two drifit shirts
two packs of gosen micro sheep 16 strings
awl
long nose pliers
bolt cutters
3 cans of dunlop tennis balls
sweatbands
two floating clamps
starting clamp
klippermat stringing machine
yard stick
2 pints of newcastle ale
one KFC family pack chicken dinner
60 quart 5 day igloo cooler
one side of beef
leg of lamb
first aid kit
automobile jump start kit
one surfboard
fishing rod
one large shark fishing net
one harpoon gun
one copy of Moby Dick
and one stick of wrigley's chewing gum in mint flavor

Hmm.....that is all, but I'm sure there are more that I forgot :)

Jonnyf
08-26-2005, 03:16 PM
Man i gotta get this bag for me i sounds HUGE can you fit a person in their for changeovers. You could just hide in the bag

POGO
08-26-2005, 03:17 PM
Man i gotta get this bag for me i sounds HUGE can you fit a person in their for changeovers. You could just hide in the bag
Nah.....I don't think I have enough room for a person to fit in there :)

ShooterMcMarco
08-26-2005, 03:28 PM
pogo's list is the best. nose hair clippers ahahahaha. for me i just carry a towel, balls, overgrips, rubberbands, and racquets of course.

POGO
08-26-2005, 03:31 PM
pogo's list is the best. nose hair clippers ahahahaha. for me i just carry a towel, balls, overgrips, rubberbands, and racquets of course.
You'd be surprised how much nose hair grows during a match : :mrgreen:

Lakoste
08-26-2005, 03:47 PM
Wilson Tour 4 Black 8-Pack (http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/descpageBGWILSON-TOUR59.html)
3 Wilson Ceramic Sting 85
2 Wilson Ps 6.0 85
Nike Air Oscillates (Tennis Shoes)
Converse Navy Chuck Taylors Low (after the match)
HeadBand (borg style)
Aviators
Nail Clippers
Balls (New & Used)
Wilson Pro & Tournagrip
Towel
Lemon-Lime Gatorade or Lemon Propel inside of a ice filled cooler
Electrical Tape
iPod
Sergio Tachini Ghibli Jacket (http://www.tennis-warehouse.com/descpageMASG-STNGJ.html#)(not for during the match)
Wallet & Keys
Extra set of clothes for Match
Casual Clothes for After the Match
Rubberbands

Baseline Basher
08-26-2005, 04:03 PM
I just edited my original post, because I didn't want to write a new one. Look at me now...

Matthewfirth
09-11-2005, 04:57 AM
er lets think what i have not much:
Wilson Team 8 Bag
Wilson Hammer Pro
Wilson Ultra tour ||
Wilson Tennis Balls
Wilson Sweatbands
Wilson Pro Overgrips
Wilson waterbottle
Wilson shock absorber
Wilson skipping rope
Wilson towel
Wilson Stencil
Wilson Ink

and that's about it.
That basicly nothing lol

Matthew

Sixpointone
09-11-2005, 10:39 AM
One item that I carry that I did not see mentioned is a Master Lock. This is for when I play indoors. Just tohught that I'd share in hopes I might be able to help someone out.

Clutch
09-11-2005, 01:57 PM
TW Red 6-pack:

2 Prince TT Bandits (MP and OS)
Yamaha Secret 10 (my dad's)
"The Inner Game of Tennis" book
double wide wristbands
polyester hat
pack of #64 rubberbands
USTA card
all different kinds of balls
towels
Tourna pack of grips
extra change of clothes

I would love to get more stuff in there, like more racquets to start...

krnboijunsung
09-12-2005, 08:13 PM
I normally have a ball in my bag, and when I get to the courts...someone says

"omg, i forgot my racquets"

Someone=me.

Aeropro joe
09-14-2005, 06:50 PM
im 18
3 head lm prestige mids
1 head lm fire
1 prince spectrum comp 90
lots uv old balls
lots of new balls
sweatbands
hats
shirts
shorts
socks
clippers
cottonballs (for ingrown nails)
bandaids (for blisters)
tourny schedule
sunblock
towel
extra pair of shoes
cell phone
sunglasses
water
gatorade

westside
09-17-2005, 09:09 PM
2 racquets
Water bottle
Gatorade
Shoes
Hat
Bit of money
2 cans of dunlop balls.
Mobile phone (cell phone)

Baseline Basher
09-18-2005, 08:14 PM
How do cottonballs help with ingorwn nails? I have a wicked toenail...

thetenniskid07
09-22-2005, 05:17 PM
3 prince diablos
overgrips
shock adsorbers
grip spray
sun block
band aids
potassium pills
couple packs of string
shirts
shorts
hats
socks
sweatbands
towels
shoes
ankle brace
few balls
water
gatorade
cell
wallet
keys

liionel
09-26-2005, 09:12 AM
Wilson Tour Backpack

2 Lm Prestige Midplus

Extra shirt and shorts

wallet, keys

2 cans of slazengers

ipod

spare gamma overgrip and pacific softy grip

penknife

clipper

muscle rub

bandaids

dampeners

towel

slippers

and myself. :D

Loco4Tennis
11-28-2007, 06:59 PM
here's what my yard sale would look like :-)
http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb217/NachoNator788/TennisStuff007.jpg
http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb217/NachoNator788/contentsofmytennisbag.jpg

Leelord337
11-28-2007, 11:44 PM
http://i80.photobucket.com/albums/j162/leelord337/bag001-1.jpg

A speedchek, 2 tf325s, balls, overgrips, pen and paper to keep stats for friends matches when sitting out to play the winner, anna lena groenfeld's coaches towel (got it at WTT, he forgot it), ho buncha more crap, fastest serve on the speechek: 105mph