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Old 06-11-2012, 05:48 AM   #85
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Originally Posted by nat75 View Post
Well, the reason they massively teach girls to use a 2hbh is strengh. It's the same reason some of my tennis pals try to emulate my backhand but they cant. They come back to rhe 2hbh. It's the reason I even reconsidered using a 2hbh in my comeback. I couldnt swing the racket more than three times on my backhand side. It just felt too heavy.
It's technique, not strength. It takes very little strength to swing an 11oz. tennis racquet. When I was in juniors, 10-16 year old girls used 12oz+ wood racquets with 1hb's.
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