Wimps of the world, unite! Yes, my strung frame weighs 11 ounces with a leather grip. I'm proud as punch (thank you Hubert H. Humprhey) to weild it and win with it. And yes, it's 100 square inches, size does matter! ....or...... Hi...I'm Rabbit.....I'm a 4.5 and I use an 11 ounce frame.... <crowd replies> Hi Rabbit.....welcome I've never started a club but felt it incumbent to let the tennis world know that it's OK to play with a frame that's not weighted to 500 grams with an 80 square inch head size.