A typical overgrip will increase a grip by 1/16 inch. You can also increase grip size using a heat-shrink sleeve. One heat shrink sleeve will increase grip size by 1/8 inch. Both methods will increase overall racquet weight slightly (7-16 grams), but the benefits of a correct grip size far "outweigh" the disadvantages of this added mass.
There are eight available grip sizes within that range, which start at 3 7/8 inches or a size double zero and increase by 1/8 inch for each size up to 4 3/4 inches for a size six. Tennis Racquet Grip Size Chart
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Standard adult tennis racquet grip sizes normally range between 4 ⅛ inches to 4 ⅝ inches, which measures the circumference or distance around the edge of the handle (please note that some countries may express the racquet grip size differently; please use the chart below for reference).
1. Tennis Racket Grip Size (in this page) 2. Tennis Racket Lenght (this page) 3. Tennis Racket Head Size In addtition, you need to choose the racket's balance. Tips, Tricks or Questions? Tips, tricks or questions about tennis racket grip sizing? Please post it below. Thanks!
Method 1: Using a Tennis Racquet to Find Your Tennis Grip Size. Start off by placing the tennis racquet in front of you on a flat surface. Place the crook in between your thumb and your index right on the tennis racket handle. An example of this is shown to the left. The tennis racket head should be facing horizontal as in the picture.
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The chart below lists the different tennis racquet grip sizes that are offered in the United States and the corresponding European grip sizes. US Sizes. European Sizes. Sizes in Millimeters. 4 inches. 0. 100-103 mm. 4-1/8 inches. 1.
The Tennis Racket Grip Size Chart The following table outlines the six main grip sizes according to both the European and American measurement systems: As you can see, the European and American grip sizes directly correlate to one another, so it does not matter which measurement you use.
The size will only range from 4 to 4 5/8 inches. Here are the two methods that you can try when measuring your tennis grip size: 1. Place your palm in the same angle of the string face and then hold an eastern forehand grip. Make sure that the index finger of your non-hitting hand can fit in the space between your palm and your ring finger.