In 2007, the "British Journal of Sports Medicine" published a study which found that recreational tennis players gained significant health benefits, including aerobic fitness, lower body fat, lower cholesterol, reduced risk of heart disease and better bone health.
Tennis is a fantastic form of interval training involving quick bursts of movement with intermittent resting. This type of training is beneficial for the heart and enhances muscle performance. It involves whole body coordination which works on your reflexes through rapid direction and speed changes.
Tennis is a challenging sport where players must learn how to think and act tactically and respond rapidly. It reduces stress and helps increase cardiovascular fitness.
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