"Oliver, want to hit on a clay court Friday evening 8/2/13 at our club in Manassas? Our group gets together to hit, drink wine. Can start as early as 5:45 p.m., group gets going around 7 p.m. Email me at NeoKantian@aol.com. …"
I'm a 4.5 in Manassas Park, about 25 mins. from Fairfax Corner on an open road. My email is NeoKantian@aol.com, if you want to set something up...though it looks like we're headed for a spell of rain into the…"
"I played on a high school tennis team with a Jack Kramer wood decades ago with a 4-5/8, but now use 4-3/8 on my Wilson Hammer 6.3, which I find much better. As pros like Nadal get stronger in their wrist and whip the racquet around more like squash…"
I'm about 4.5 (a little less in match play, a little more for hitting). Would love to hit at, e.g., Signal Hill Park, or Metz Middle School or Jennie Dean Park. Email me at NeoKantian@aol.com.
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"Oops, also looking for nearby pro shops that can string in real time? Tried Dick's earlier today and they quoted me 2 weeks. I'm spoiled because I used to live in Baltimore and drive to Holabird for stringing in 30 mins."
Random things about me (hobbies, occupation, tennis history, favorite band, etc.):
I hit 4.0 (East Coast)/4.5 (West Coast) and play 4.0 (i.e., I hit freer than I play matches). Played on h.s. team. Stopped playing for 17 years; picked it up again after moving behind court no. 27 of the Racquet Club of Irvine in Orange County, CA. Played weekends at Greenspring Racquet Club when living in Baltimore, then red clay at Tennis Club of Strasbourg, France; now on green har tru at Sudley Club in Manassas
Favorite pro tennis player(s):
Djokovic for completeness. Federer for grace. Nadal for grit. Ferer for hardest working to make the most of assets. Agassis and Borg from back in the day. Root for Janowicz.
My tennis skill (please check your NTRP if you know it):
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