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Net News 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

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For a complete look at every product featured below, see our printed edition of the Nov/Dec 2020 issue of Net News, or follow this link to our digital edition.

Shoes For Him
Adidas ADIZERO Ubersonic 4
The new ADIZERO Ubersonic 4 (available in January) features a Primeknit sock construction for comfort and breathability; and a lightweight, woven mesh outer layer that is enforced internally to provide stability for extreme lateral movements and changes of directions on the court. Additionally, the Lightstrike midsole compound provides the perfect balance between light eight and responsiveness. It’s much more responsive than traditional EVA while still providing a direct court feel. adidas.com/us

 

Asics Gel-Resolution 8 LE (Limited Edition)
The Gel-Resolution 8 tennis shoe features an exclusive colorway, while its advanced componentry promotes a responsive stride with a close-to-the-court feel. The FLEXION FIT and DYNAWALL technology provide upper form-fitting support and midfoot stability. With the Gel technology-based cushioning in the heel and midfoot, this shoe significantly reduces the impact of shock from abrupt stop and go movements on court. pgatoursuperstore.com

 

FILA Volley Zone
The Volley Zone, FILA’s performance pickleball shoe, will be available in new, intriguing colorways on December 1, making it the perfect gift for the avid pickleball player in your life! The Volley Zone features a herringbone rubber outsole for added traction and durability, pivot areas in the forefront of the shoe for added traction, and Energized midsole for extra cushioning. fila.com

 

HEAD Sprint Pro 3.0
The Sprint Pro 3.0 takes the combination of lightweight and performance to the next level, which makes this one the perfect shoe for players who are looking for a lighter, more breathable shoe. head.com/en/tennis

 

HEAD Brazer 2.0
The Brazer 2.0 Tennis Shoe from HEAD is a breathable and lightweight shoe that is perfect for the courts. The mesh upper offers excellent ventilation, while the Hybrasion non-marking rubber outsole offers protection during dynamic movements. HEAD built up the lateral side of the shoe with a Stability Trigger technology to prevent roll-overs and increase support. tennisexpress.com

 

K-Swiss Hypercourt Supreme
Building on the success of the most important tennis franchise in company history, Hypercourt, K-Swiss introduces a new hero model to the family targeting a young, competitive, aggressive player. The Hypercourt Supreme incorporates new technologies, including Surge 7.0 for maximum energy return and Dragguard 7.0, elevating outsole durability. Additionally, a comfortable upper bootie construction ensures a secure fit. Ideal for hard court or clay court playing surfaces. kswiss.com

 

K-Swiss Hypercourt Express 2
How does K-Swiss make its best-selling shoe model even better? By adding Surgelite midsole technology, the Hypercourt Express 2 becomes even lighter and more comfortable while keeping its trademark breathability and generous fit. Additionally, the brand introduces Durawrap Flex, giving the shoe more support with no break-in period. The new upper design instantly makes the model fresh and modern-looking, which will impress current and new tennis players who wear the shoe. Ideal for hard court. kswiss.com

 

Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour 4 AC
Lighter, faster and with more stability, the all-new Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour 4 AC Tennis Shoe provides superior cushioning and a flexible, wider fit. Equipped with an ultra-lightweight sole and Mizuno Wave Technology, athletes will turn and accelerate with maximum power throughout the match. mizunousa.com

 

Yonex SONICAGE 2
The SONICAGE 2 is designed with a focus on comfort. This lightweight shoe also features DURABLE SKIN and an extended TPU shank to provide more speed and stability. yonex.com

 

Shoes For Her
ASICS Gel-Resolution 8
Blending bright colors with an energetic feel, this Tennis Warehouse exclusive Gel-Resolution 8 color will bring good vibes to your game. tennis-warehouse.com

 

 

HEAD Sprint Pro 3.0
The Sprint Pro 3.0 takes the combination of lightweight and performance to the next level, which makes this one the perfect shoe for players who are looking for a lighter, more breathable shoe. head.com/en/tennis

 

HEAD Brazer 2.0
The Brazer 2.0 Tennis Shoe from HEAD is a breathable and lightweight shoe that is perfect for the courts. The mesh upper offers excellent ventilation, while the Hybrasion non-marking rubber outsole offers protection during dynamic movements. HEAD built up the lateral side of the shoe with a Stability Trigger technology to prevent roll-overs and increase support. tennisexpress.com

 

K-Swiss Hypercourt Supreme
Building on the success of the most important tennis franchise in company history, Hypercourt, K-Swiss introduces a new hero model to the family targeting a young, competitive, aggressive player. The Hypercourt Supreme incorporates new technologies, including Surge 7.0 for maximum energy return and Dragguard 7.0, elevating outsole durability. Additionally, a comfortable upper bootie construction ensures a secure fit. Ideal for hard court or clay court playing surfaces. kswiss.com

 

K-Swiss Hypercourt Express 2
How does K-Swiss make its best-selling shoe model even better? By adding Surgelite midsole technology, the Hypercourt Express 2 becomes even lighter and more comfortable while keeping its trademark breathability and generous fit. Additionally, the brand introduces Durawrap Flex, giving the shoe more support with no break-in period. The new upper design instantly makes the model fresh and modern-looking, which will impress current and new tennis players who wear the shoe. Ideal for hard court. kswiss.com

 

Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour 4 AC
Lighter, faster and with more stability, the all-new Mizuno Wave Exceed Tour 4 AC Tennis Shoe provides superior cushioning and a flexible, wider fit. Equipped with an ultra-lightweight sole and Mizuno Wave Technology, athletes will turn and accelerate with maximum power throughout the match. mizunousa.com

 

Nike Court Air Zoom Vapor Cage
Nike Court Air Zoom Vapor CageThe NikeCourt Air Zoom Vapor Cage 4 is innovated to withstand your toughest matches — thanks to an updated design that puts flexible, durable materials exactly where they’re needed the most. A unique lacing system keeps your laces hidden for extra durability while sliding. pgatoursuperstore.com

 

Carry
Babolat RHx6 Pure Drive 2021
The RHx6 Pure Drive features two main zippered compartments for racquets and gear including one that is insulated, two side zippered compartments with interior pockets for accessories and valuables, a transparent and breathable shoe bag, and removeable padded shoulder straps for convenient airport travel. In addition, all bag linings are color-free, saving water on each bag, and made of 100% recycled PET. babolat.us

 

Babolat EVO Backpack 3 + 3
The new Backpack 3 + 3 is a versatile bag that holds up to three racquets in the expanded front zippered compartment or can be rolled down to save space. The bag has an internal open compartment; a large, zippered compartment with a laptop pocket; an internal small zippered pocket; and shoulder straps. All linings are color-free. babolat.us

 

Babolat Pure Drive 12 Pack Bag
The perfect gift for any Babolat fan. What’s better than a bag that matches your racquet? tennis-warehouse.com

 

FILA Fully Loaded Tennis Bag
FILA’s Fully Loaded Tennis Bag is a must-have for players of all ages and skill levels. With two, separate racquet compartments; a large, main compartment; and four accessory pockets, as well as one thermal-resistant insulated pocket; the Fully Loaded Tennis Bag is the perfect gift for any tennis player on your list — or a great way to treat yourself! fila.com

 

HEAD Extreme 6R Combi Bag
With two compartments that can fit six racquets, the Extreme 6R Combi comes in a new colorway to match HEAD’s new Extreme racquet series. head.com/en/tennis

 

Wilson Super Tour Pro Staff Backpack
Marrying a design that pays tribute to the iconic Pro Staff franchise with top-tier functional performance, the Super Tour Pro Staff Collection is designed for tennis purists worldwide. This Pro Staff Backpack holds up to two rackets in a padded compartment with locking zippers for added security. Additional features include an additional compartment sporting a sleeve for laptops or tablets, a ventilated pocket for dirty shoes or clothing, and a side zip pocket lined with Thermoguard to keep water or snacks cool. wilson.com/en-us/tennis

 

Sweet Spot
Babolat Pure Drive 2021
The Pure Drive 2021 continues to feature FSI Power technology and the Elliptic Frame for ultimate power. Babolat improved the iconic frame with the HTR System, offering increased stability at contact to hit explosive winners at will and with the SWX Pure Feel technology, offering cutting-edge vibration filtration for unrivaled feel. babolat.us

 

HEAD Graphene 360+ Extreme
The Head Graphene 360+ Extreme family of racquets are designed for beginner through advanced players looking to add power, speed, and spin to their game. pgatoursuperstore.com

 

HEAD Graphene 360+ Instinct MP
The new Instinct MP provides effortless high-performance and comfort for the advanced tournament player, now with a new design, and the innovative Graphene 360+ technology for enhanced flex and clean impact feel. head.com/en/tennis

 

 

HEAD MXG1
The HEAD MXG1 Tennis Racquet is packed with performance-improving characteristics to enhance your time on the tennis court. The standout feature is the injected molded magnesium bridge. It creates incredible stability with minimal weight gain and also lengthens the main strings for more power. The MXG1 pairs magnesium with graphene for an easy-to-play racquet that is very fast and powerful for many levels of play. tennisexpress.com

 

Prince Twistpower X100
Featuring a never-before-seen asymmetrical design, the Prince Twistpower X100 is the perfect gift for any tennis fanatic who’s always looking for the latest and greatest! tennis-warehouse.com

 

Wilson Pro Staff 97L v13
The Pro Staff 97L v13 provides a lighter and more maneuverable frame for any player who craves the classic Pro Staff precision and feel, but prefers a more arm-friendly swing weight. This model comprises a new construction, Braid 45, that increases precision by arranging the carbon fibers at 45 degree angles for improved ball pocketing feel and remarkable stability through the swing. Modern design meets classic heritage with an exposed carbon fiber weave gloss finish above the 3 & 9 of the racket, a sleek black elastic base, and a pair of red and yellow pinstripes along the throat for a look that marries signature Pro Staff inspiration with novel innovation. wilson.com/en-us/tennis

 

Wilson Burn 100LS v4
Lightweight and dripping with power, the Burn 100LS is engineered with Spin Effect Technology to add more bite and spin that help control blistering strokes from the baseline. Due to its lighter weight, this racket is easier to swing with pace and maneuver for every shot. This new model sports an orange bumper guard alongside a refreshed frame design and is pre-strung with Wilson Sensation for added comfort and playability. wilson.com/en-us/tennis

 

Yonex VCORE & VCORE PRO
Whether you are looking to crush with control or maximize your spin, the VCORE PRO and VCORE will boost your game and allow you to dominate the court. This holiday season, get 10% off the VCORE PRO and VCORE and receive a free Stan the Man t-shirt. yonex.com

 

Yonex EZONE
The 6th-generation EZONE series is award-winning and combines the largest sweet spot in EZONE history with unmatched power and comfort. From beginners to Nick Kyrgios and Naomi Osaka, there is a racquet for everyone within the EZONE series. yonex.com

 

Yonex EZONE & POLYTOUR STRIKE
Get the winning combination! The Limited Edition EZONE paired with POLYTOUR STRIKE string helped Naomi Osaka make a statement at the 2020 US Open where she won her third Grand Slam title. yonex.com

 

Share An Experience
Truist Atlanta Open
Deck the halls with tennis balls. World-class professional men’s live tennis…wrapped under the tree? Why, yes! Gift your loved one world-class fun with tickets to the Truist Atlanta Open, returning July 24 through Aug. 1, 2021. Buy now: atlantaopentennis.com.

 

Volvo Car Open
World-class tennis is returning to Charleston this April at the 2021 Volvo Car Open! The tournament will welcome back fans and top tennis talent for nine days of thrilling on-court action. Tickets and packages (see below) will be available Friday, November 13, online at volvocaropen.com.

 

  • Weeklong Package (starting at $600), April 3-11
  • Intro Package ($235), April 5-7
  • Champions Package ($260), April 9-11
  • Finale Package ($340), April 8-11

 

Stocking Stuffers
Aftershokz Aeropex Headphones
Pushing the boundaries of open-ear listening, the Aeropex headphones are designed to empower users to redefine their possible. Aeropex harmonizes portability, usability, durability, safety, and enhanced sound quality. yourserve.com

 

Babolat Touch VS-BLUE
Babolat’s most iconic string of all time is now offered in a new brilliant blue color. The string offers an unrivaled combination of lively feel and amazing power while holding tension perfectly over time. babolat.us

 

Babolat RPM Power-BLUE
The latest generation of the emblematic RPM family with a new CO-PET- C Construction is now offered in electric blue. The unique extrusion system gives unprecedented power for a monofilament while keeping great spin capabilities. The special additional coating on the string offers an exceptional “crisp” feel and is a must try for performance players. babolat.us

 

Cool Contour Recovery Wraps
Cool Contour Recovery Wraps are a drug-free solution to reduce inflammation and alleviate joint and muscle pain. The wraps allow full mobility and can be worn anywhere. Enjoy hours of surface and evaporative cooling relief compared to short periods of relief from extreme cold applications. The wraps restore your ability to do things that chronic joint and muscle pain prevents. They were created to provide athletes with a better solution for what happens after they leave the training room. They are soft, easy to use, and don’t restrict mobility. coolcontourproducts.com

 

Garmin Venu SQ Music Fitness Watch
If you are all-in on owning a smart watch, but you want a longer lasting battery, the Garmin Venu SQ Music Fitness Watch is the perfect gadget. It offers up 6 days of smartwatch use and up to 6 hours of gps use with music. The LED display is protected by the durable Corning Gorilla Glass 3 to make sure it holds up for daily use and long excursions. The watch pairs over Bluetooth with your phone to keep you connected while on the go. Garmin has 20 preloaded apps to help you keep up your activity level. tennisexpress.com

 

HEAD Lynx Tour String
The unique 6-edge design of this co-polyester will provide the ultimate blend of control and spin. head.com/en/tennis

 

Hyperice Hypervolt Percussion Massage Device
Hyperice’s Hypervolt Percussion Massage Device is the perfect companion for any athlete dealing with muscle soreness. It functions quietly yet powerfully to help relieve muscle tension. For a massage device, portability is paramount, and the Hypervolt Percussion is only 2.5 pounds and features Bluetooth connectivity for easy access, even when on the go. tennisexpress.com

 

Maui Jim Ekolu
Bold lines…bright colors…brilliant views. When life comes at you hard, it’s time to readjust your outlook. Start with PolarizedPlus2 lens technology and SuperThin Glass lenses for ultimate clarity, add colorful lens treatments for interest, and finish it with an assertive acetate frame steeped in rich, complementary hues. Your new outlook begins with Ekolu. mauijim.com

 

Maui Jim Kawika
The Kawika frames are a retrospective look at one of Maui Jim’s original styles. These classic polarized sunglasses are a true testament to Maui Jim’s legacy and heritage of providing quality, durable frames with unmatched lens clarity. mauijim.com

 

Maui Jim Nanea
Nanea will capture your interest with Maui Jim’s wildly popular HAWAII LAVA mirror color. The red mirror is applied to the proprietary MauiBrilliant lenses for optics nearly as crisp as glass, but with just one third the weight. The lightweight lenses match perfectly with the three-piece MauiFlex frame construction to offer a streamlined wearing experience with superior optics. mauijim.com

 

Maui Jim Crater Rim
Named for the road that leads to Mauna Loa on the Big Island of Hawaii, Crater Rim offers itself as a subdued style with refined design. The offset connection between the end pieces and hinges combined with the semi-rimless lens construction gives this frame a sophisticated appearance. Pure titanium lends to its ethereal feel, and the MauiBrilliant lenses deliver uncompromised views full of rich color. mauijim.com

 

Wilson Triniti 3 Ball Can
The first performance tennis ball designed with fully recyclable packaging, Triniti pushes the limits of sustainable performance. Featuring a unique octagonal paper container, the Triniti sleeve is fully recyclable after use. The ball core integrates a unique plastomer material that impressively extends fresh ball feel, while STR Felt provides enhanced durability and is 50% more flexible than the standard ball for better feel at contact. This blend of new core material and flexible felt allows this ball to maintain enough liveliness to exist outside of a pressurized can. wilson.com/en-us/tennis

 

Your Serve Tennis Gift Cards
No reason to stress; shopping is easy with YST Gift Cards, the most convenient gift you can find for the tennis player in your life. Available in a variety of designs and in any amount. yourserve.com

 

Dress For Match Success
Bolle Women’s Essential Vest
A winter must-have! The Bolle Essential Vest is perfect for playing during those cooler days. tennis-warehouse.com

 

 

 

FILA Mad for Plaid Dress and Printed Racerback Tank
The Mad for Plaid Dress features a flattering silhouette and eye-catching plaid on the pleated bottom panel. This collection, which debuted by FILA-sponsored players at Roland Garros in Paris this fall, is highlighted by bright pops of citrus and tropical tones. The Mad for Plaid Dress is available in Melon/Plaid/Calypso Coral, as well as White/Plaid/Melon, or try the Racerback Tank, offered in two distinct styles — White/Calypso Coral/Melon or printed patterns of Plaid/Melon/Calypso Coral. fila.com

 

FILA Break Point Slash Crew
Be sure to stand up and stand out wearing the new Slash Crew from FILA’s Break Point collection. With a color palette of black, gold fusion and white, the Slash Crew offers unforgettable geometric flare with sharp, breakaway lines paired with made-to-move pinhole mesh panels. Paired with an all-new Gold Fusion/Black colorway of the Axilus 2 Energized, this is the perfect duo for the tennis player who is not afraid to make a bold statement. fila.com

 

Lucky In Love On The Prowl
Lucky In Love’s signature printed long sleeve from the On The Prowl collection features breathable mesh inserts. The Long On The Prowl Skirt does an updated take on an animal print with charcoal grey and ice blue in a long, layered skirt. shopluckyinlove.com

 

Lucky In Love A Stitch On Time
Lucky In Love’s Whip Stitch Mesh Layered Tank with metallic underlay is the perfect piece for tennis to street during the holidays. If you want a little more metallic, try the Metallic Flounce Skirt in a soft gold. shopluckyinlove.com

 

Tail Tess Laser Show Legging
From Tail’s Core Active collection, these sleek and flattering leggings are constructed of UPF 50+ compression jersey fabric and feature side pockets, perfect for tennis in the cold! yourserve.com

 

 

For The Player Who Has Everything
DIY Stringing
Tourna has launched two new machines this year. The 700-ES features the innovative and patented “down pressed clamps.” The fastest, easiest, and most secure way to lock the base clamp. Save even more time with the gravity assisted clamps, which release the base when you release the clamp. A lightning-fast precision machine, great for home stringers and professionals alike.

The Tourna 150-CS is a premium drop-weight machine with superior components for ease of use. It features an ultra-smooth track base, space-saving 360 turntable, 6-point mount, adjustable V supports and easy to use rotary string gripper. This is a solid machine for stringers on a budget. uniquesports.us

 

EZ-SCORE Scorekeeper
For a portable score-keeping option, the EZ-SCORE scorekeeper is the way to go. This portable tennis scorekeeper fits perfectly on the tennis net, so take it to all of your ALTA matches. United Sports offers special pricing for ALTA members. unitedsportsamerica.com

 

Gamma 150 Ball EZ Cart
The Gamma EZ Travel Cart 150 features a lightweight, durable nylon ball bag with a mesh top that zips shut. It will fold easily into your trunk or backseat, and it has durable wheels. It is great for teaching pro’s, parents, and players. Contact for special holiday discount ALTA pricing. unitedsportsamerica.com

 

Playmate Volley
The portable Playmate Volley from Levinson Athletics is the most durable, high-end personal ball machine on the market. The removable battery pack and electronic adjustments allows for dynamic practice drills anywhere, anytime, and for any level. A perfect gift for those who love the game! levinsonathletics.com

 

Slide Scoreboard
The Slide Scoreboard is made of high grade polymer plastic for durability, and is available in several models. United Sports offers free delivery and installation in metro Atlanta, as well as special ALTA pricing. unitedsportsamerica.com

 

Slinger Bag
The Slinger Bag Slingshot T-One Launcher is the ultimate piece of tennis gear for any tennis player, combining a tennis bag with a ball launcher. Made with portability in mind, Slinger Bag is extremely versatile and can be placed anywhere on the court to practice any shot type at varying speeds, frequencies and levels of elevation. slingerbag.com