Lādē Tennis was born out of a strong desire to feel AND look my best on the court! Sometimes I like to think I was a female tennis player in the early 1900’s reincarnated on a mission to create women’s tennis apparel that fits and feels great on and off the court! Can y’all even imagine wearing something like the above photo today?
The women’s tennis league is the most unique community I have ever been a part of. Where else would you find people competing and almost immediately socializing thereafter? We set out to beat the other in a grueling match, and then we lunch it out. A relationship like this can only develop on the courts.Read More
Don’t Sleep On The Third Set Refuel
Third set is the best and worst place to be. At one point, you were down but here we go – time to reset and play. You are mentally and psychically exhausted, so before third set starts, you will need to refuel. Make it quick and easy with some my favorite energy snacks.Read More
Have you ever had a teammate, work mate or life mate who simply drags the group down? That one person who must be right or make it known a mistake was made? You know the person. You may even be that person. Tennis has an interesting dynamic for women recreational league players which magnifies the very challenges of competitions as the players have committed to teams and weekly matches.Read More
The First Design: Bly Bloomers
My favorite outfit to wear for tennis is a dress, but the ease of one piece is quickly ruined with the poor fit and design of almost every bloomer short I’ve found. My difficulty in finding the proper complementary piece for my go-to tennis look inspired initial designs for Lādē Tennis.Read More
What does confidence really mean? According to Webster, confidence is a feeling or consciousness of one’s power or of reliance on one’s circumstances. Yeah Girl, That’s right! Feeling the Power! But here’s the real question, Where does the power come from? How do you identify this so called power? Do we all have the “power”?Read More
Tennis is a game where two to four players strike a ball with rackets over a net to earn points and win a match. Whether you are a player or fan in the stands, knowing tennis terminology is necessary to better understand the game.
This is a list of common tennis terminology from A-L and M-Z.