Mini Red tennis is for players aged 8 and under; and is the beginning of the players tennis journey. It is played on smaller courts with shorter rackets and softer balls. Mini Red incorporates agility, balance and coordination skills that will help the player through all aspects of sport.
Age of Mini Red Players:
Red ball mini tennis is for players aged 8 and under.
The Mini Red Ball:
A red sponge ball is used indoors and a red felt ball is used outdoors.
A smaller court of 11m x 5.5m is used so it’s ok to use badminton court lines.
The net is lower than yellow ball tennis at a height of 80cm.
A shorter racket of 43cm – 58 cm (17” – 23”) is recommended.