View Full Version : Junior - go with 26" or adult size

07-17-2009, 10:52 AM
My son, 9 yrs old, is using a 25" racquet. Recently, I notice he will often hit balls on top part of racquet frame. His new string is showing more worn on the top portion. Does this mean he should switch to a longer racquet? If so, should I get him a 26" or an adult size one? any recommendations? Thanks

07-17-2009, 11:02 AM
Depends on how tall he is\recent growth spurt. I would get him a tweener with a smaller grip

07-17-2009, 11:31 AM
maybe his kid has HUGE hands too

07-17-2009, 12:07 PM
most 9 year olds dont need a 4.5 grip

and if he did, he wouldnt use a 25" because his forehand would take up the whole racquet