All intermediate players in the Chicago area, join here and introduce yourself. (I love watching & attending tennis tournaments but when it comes to finding a partner to practice with....not so good. Anyone interested?)See More
"^^^^Agree with John. Pros are more spin and durability because string move much less than a nylon/syn gut. You can also take full whacks at the ball because generally you need to generate your own power/racquet head speed with poly The service…"
"I know golfsmith allows you to demo rackets but it's $10 each time you do it (you get a $10 store credit for a racket purchase in return). This is pretty pricey compared to say tennisexpress.com where you can check out 4 rackets at a time for a…"
"Hey I live just south of Humboldt Park. I'd love to get together to play some time soon.
I'm about a 3.5 just getting into playing again. I'm free this Thursday before noon or after 3PM and Friday til 5PM. Also free a bunch next week…"
"I live in Skokie, but I play mostly at Waveland since the court are nicer and I know couple people who play there. I am free in the morning after 10am during weekends. my e-mail is email@example.com. By the way, which forehand grip do you use?"