Category Archives: Thought Leadership

THE SOCIAL BENEFITS OF TENNIS FOR CHILDREN

While the Nintendo games can certainly be a great deal of fun and schoolwork is of vital importance, children today are spending too many hours glued to their screens. Whether studying or playing, it is simply not healthy for our youngsters to be sitting down inside all day! Most parents in Hong Kong are aware …..

THE TENNIS CLUB: A COMMUNITY ON AND OFF THE COURT

Hong Kong is a big, spectacular city and we love everything about it, but there’s no question that it can be an overwhelming place. Everything moves at such a hectic pace, as people shuffle between meetings, school drop offs and so on. It is truly a city like no other on the planet. For newcomers, …..

THE IMPORTANCE OF EXTRACURRICULAR SPORT FOR HONG KONG YOUTH

The image of children sitting cooped up in a classroom, waiting for the final bell that ends the school year and kick starts summer has been frequently shown on film and television. Some of us may even remember the feeling from our childhoods. One more bell and we could replace sitting at our desks all …..

Why Tennis is a Great Sport for Girls in Hong Kong

Unique among pro sports, ladies’ tennis and the WTA enjoy a level success comparable to the men’s circuit. From the days of Chris Evert to recent years dominated by Serena Williams, female tennis players have long been some of the most iconic pro athletes on the planet. Even if your daughter doesn’t have her sights …..

TODDLERS AND TENNIS – THE FIRST SWINGS

INTRODUCING KIDS IN HONG KONG TO TENNIS: (3 PARTS) If you read part one in our ‘Introducing Kids to Tennis in Hong Kong’ series, you already know all about the general benefits tennis can have for children in Hong Kong. One of the best parts of this, and something you may not have known, is …..

Why Tennis

  In this day and age, with children leading increasingly sedentary lifestyles in front of the television and their video games, most parents recognize the importance of enrolling their kids in organized sport. For a lot of families, the tricky part is finding the right sport. There is no shortage of options for juvenile athletics …..

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