If you were ever a 4 or 4.5 there is no way you could possibly regress to a 2.5/3.0 without a major physical factor. Just no way.
Years of layoff isn't that big of a deal especially if you have remained in shape. There is a big difference in even a .5 rating and 4->3 is DRASTIC.
NTRP 3.5 with < 130mph TTW serve | Head Microgel Radical MP (3g split at 3&9, 5g in handle) | Babolat Xcel French Open 16ga @ 58 | Year 2 of playing
Last edited by IA-SteveB : 02-02-2013 at 06:02 PM.