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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.

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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How To Use Weight Lifting To Improve Your Tennis G...

13 September 16   |  Tennis  |  

The tradition of playing tennis at the club is a well-loved one. This sport has a history going back hundreds of years, and continues to connect with athletes today. It’s a great way to get outside and get some exercise. Tennis is known mostly as cardio, and it is great aerobic exercise. But it is . . .

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Remarkable World Records In Tennis

08 September 16   |  Tennis  |  

Tennis dates all the way back to the 12th-century monasteries of northern France, although it was another 400 years before rackets were introduced. In England, it became a favorite pastime of such notables as King Henry VIII, and today is enjoyed by nearly 18 million people in the United States alone. The modern era has . . .

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Tips For Improving Your Tennis Serve

30 August 16   |  Tennis  |  

As one of the tennis capitals of the world, Central Florida is full of people who understand how much technical skill there is to the perfect tennis serve. This is especially true when it comes to the Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club, a 1,200-acre hub for some of the most passionate tennis enthusiasts in the . . .

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