A tennis racquet’s grip size measures the circumference or distance around the handle, ...
1. Check your current racket’s grip size. The bottom of your handle will list a number, typically 0 to 5. This number designates your grip size. In the United States, grip sizes are listed in inches while they are numbered in most other places, which is why your endcap might say “3” instead of “4 3/8” but really those are the same grip size!
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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).
How Tennis Racket Grip Sizes Are Measured. Tennis racquet grip sizes are determined by measuring the circumference around the edge of the handle. This circumference is measured in the middle of the racquet handle and the sizes range from 4 inches to 4 3/4 inches.
Below would be in between 4 ¼ (Grip Size 2) and 4 3/8 (Grip Size 3) If you have a racquet handy (pun intended) but no measuring tool, here is another good way to get an estimated grip size. Pick up the racquet in a “hand shake” grip, if you can place your other index finger in the space between thumb and fingers then that grip size is probably a good place to start.
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.
A typical overgrip will increase a grip by 1/16 inch. You can also increase grip size using a ...
Grip Size: EU Grip Size: Typical Users: 4'' 10-10.2 cm: 4: L0: Junior: 4 1/8'' 10.3-10.5 cm: 4 1/8: L1: Small Wmn: 4 1/4'' 10.6-10.8 cm: 4 1/4: L2: Std Women: 4 3/8'' 10.9-11.1 cm: 4 3/8: L3: Std Men: 4 1/2'' 11.2-11.4 cm: 4 1/2: L4: Large Men: 4 5/8'' 11.5-11.8 cm: 4 1/2: L4: XL Men