What to Wear To Play Tennis in the Spring

Although it is still a bit touch and go, the weather has certainly improved in Italy and I have already trained outside at least 3 times (take a look at my YouTube video to catch some clips of me training for the first time outside on clay this year). As we move from winter to […]

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Lucky in (40ish) Love

My first tennis skirt was from a brand called Lucky in Love that I discovered on Instagram. From the moment I put on that tennis skirt my passion for tennis fashion was born. I’ve spoken about this brand in other posts, and I even wrote an article for Tennis Identity on them, as I honestly […]

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What to Wear to the 2017 Australian Open

If you are travelling to the Australian Open this year, then please just know that I am very jealous of you and hope you suffer terribly the heat and jet-lag. Just kidding! I actually hope you will tell me all about how awesome it is in the comments to this blog post or on my […]

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The Aces and Double Faults of My 2016

As we move into the last week of 2016 I have been reflecting on the highs (that would be the aces) and lows (you guessed it, the double faults) of this past year. Looking back I can happily say that the highs far outweighed the lows, and I have finally found the perfect work-life balance […]

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How to Look Preppy on the Tennis Court

For Black Friday I decided to buy myself some tennis apparelย that I wouldn’t normally have chosen as it didn’t include a tennis skirt or dress. The reason was mainlyย because I wanted toย start getting used to wearing clothingย that covers more of my skinย when playing tennis (given my concerns about exposure to the sun, as I also […]

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A Look Inside My Tennis Bag

If there is one thing that I am especially terrible at, it is cleaning out myย handbags. Much like the drawers in my house, they are full of things I really should have already thrown away. If you delve inside any of the bags stored in my wardrobe you are likely to find most, if not […]

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Why I Prefer Running in the Winter

Have you ever gone for a runย in winter? If not, why not – is it the cold that puts you off, or perhaps the dark mornings/evenings? Before I went for my first run in the winter, I was a bit apprehensive. I knew I hadn’t enjoyed doing sportsย at school during the winter and I couldn’t […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Tennis Lovers

I am a bit rubbish at buying Christmas presents. I have given up trying to think of imaginative presents for my mum, 3 brothers and their other halves, 6 nephews/nieces, my partner and his 2 kids…and so most of them get a bottle of Italian wine (not the kids), some handmade pasta or an Amazon […]

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The Trick to Organising Activewear Drawers

I recently organised my activewear wardrobe as itย had got a bit out of hand after I took up tennis and started investing heavily inย tennisย fashion. I keep my activewear in aย chest of drawers which has large deep drawers and although I would try and separate the sports bras from the leggings, and the racerback tankย tops from […]

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Cool Cover-Ups To Protect Your Skin When Playing Tennis

I recently reached out to Women’s Tennis Blog, one of the most established and successful tennis blogs on the web that focuses exclusively on women’s tennis. The Editor, Marija Zivlak, very kindly suggested I write a guest blog post for them and I immediately jumped at the chance. I decided to write about something that […]

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