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Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club provides members with ample opportunities to participate in sport activities. If your passion is golf, equestrian, tennis, swimming or fitness it’s easy to stay informed through the Golden Ocala blog.

Get a Grip! Tips for How to Hold a Tennis Racket

15 December 16   |   Tennis   |  

John McEnroe. Daria Gavrilova. Serena Williams. Jimmy Connors. What do they have in common, besides being champion professional tennis players? They’ve all thrown fits on tennis courts. You just want to say to these titans of tennis: Get a grip! In a sense, they already do: They all know how to hold a tennis racket very . . .

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Tennis Fundamentals: What You Need To Know To Get ...

04 October 16   |   Tennis   |  

The sunshine of Central Florida creates the ideal environment for going outside and enjoying physical exercise. If you’re looking for some fun activities, Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club offers excellent tennis facilities. But if you’re new to the game, you’ll need to learn the tennis fundamentals. A game of tennis can be a workout. . . .

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Tennis: How Do You Choose The Right Tennis Shoes?

27 September 16   |   Tennis   |  

Tennis can be a rigorous game of constant movement. The right pair of shoes can both protect your feet against the stresses of the exercise and improve your game. Tennis shoes aren’t like other athletic shoes; the shoes are designed for quick starts and stops. Here are some tips on how to choose the right . . .

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The History of Clay Tennis Courts

20 September 16   |   Tennis   |  

Tennis can be played on a number of different surface types. Wimbledon is famous for its rye-sown grass courts. The French Open is instantly recognizable based on the red-clay courts. So what is the history of clay tennis courts? How did they come to be used, and why have they persisted? Early Clay Courts Clay . . .

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