Playing tennis on the beach

December 15, 2010 10:44:00 AM PST
We've all gone to the beach for a little sun, sand, and maybe even a game of volleyball, but what about a game of tennis on the beach? It's the latest craze to hit the beaches.

It looks like tennis, and sounds like tennis, but this game takes place on the sand.

Aussie Nadia Johnston is a former professional tennis player who because of injuries, has taken to the softer surfaces.

There are even tournaments for beach tennis, and one national tennis tournament is coming to Long Island.

For more on this game, and to learn more about it, go to


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