Is tennis bad for your elbow?

Updated: 9/27/2023
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Yes it can be bad for your elbow. As you develop your tennis skills, you may experience heavier racquets that could sometimes hurt your elbow. If you notice that your elbow throbs, see a doctor. There is such a thing as "tennis elbow" and it is where the inside part of your elbow is enflamed.

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No it actually might help you. As long as you dont injure youself, you should be fine.

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Tennis is better than Golf becuase you get a better workout. Also, it gives you more strength on your arms then golf.

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