Originally Posted by Passion4Tennis
Yep, I've been there, Mike. I had pretty severe tennis elbow for a number of years. I don't have that any longer, just achilles tendonitis along with some shoulder and back problems. Good stuff...lol. I've walked away from the sport a few times, but I love it too much to give it up.
I walk away only for a matter of weeks. I'll be firing up my PT tools every night. For the Achilles, I find that certain shoes cause me problems. Just switching shoes usually fixes the issue quickly for me.