Mini Tennis Orange
What age is Mini Tennis Orange aimed at?
Mini Tennis Orange is for players aged 8 and 9
What ball is used?
An orange ball is used which is 50% slower than a yellow ball
What size court is Mini Tennis Orange played on?
Mini Tennis Orange is played on an 18m x 6.5m court
What height is the net?
80cm at the middle of the net
What racket is best to use?
A racket of 58cm – 63 cm (23” – 25”)
Players move to a larger court, relevant to their size. The ball is slightly faster, but continues to provide an optimal striking zone and the ability to implement advanced tactics. Matches are longer than at Red, and children play both ‘team’ and ‘individual’ events.
Best of 3 tie-breaks to 7
1 x short set to 4
Allows natural progression from Mini Tennis Red, enabling young players to maintain control and
confidence whilst continuing to develop different shots and tactics before moving on to a full-size