Best Tennis Gifts

Holiday 2020 | 5 min read

1. Tennis Bag Backpack

For the tennis lover that is always on-the-go, a tennis backpack may be the perfect gift! This versatile bag style is great for transporting work essentials and daily items throughout the day. There’s plenty of room for a wallet, phone, keys, books, laptop, and of course, tennis gear. Because this tennis bag doesn’t scream “tennis bag”, it can easily transition from home, office, errands, gym, and tennis sessions.

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If you’re looking for a high-quality, luxurious, tennis bag backpack, then the Baseline Tennis Backpack is hard to beat. This tennis backpack is crafted from engineered mesh bonded synthetic leather and premium nylon. So not only is the material cruelty-free, but it’s durable, weather- and fade-resistant, and easy-to-clean! The main compartment is perfect for small, daily essentials; extra tennis strings, grips, tennis balls, and a change of clothing. At the base of this tennis bag, there is a ventilated footwear compartment that fits a spare pair of tennis shoes. This feature comes in handy for commuters that carry everything on their backs throughout the day. There is also a thermal-lined, padded racquet compartment that stores and protects up to 2 racquets. The Baseline Racquet Backpack also showcases two expandable, exterior pockets that are great for storing water bottles. With plenty of pockets and storage compartments, it’s easy to keep gear organized and tidy. [View all features here

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Tennis backpacks are great tennis bags for women and men that need a versatile, multipurpose style. All of the features on the Baseline Racquet Backpack have been intentionally-designed to comfortably and safely transport items needed throughout the day. This gift would be ideal for beginners, weekend players, commuters, or any tennis player that prefers to pack light. Tennis backpacks are also recommended for those that enjoy playing while traveling. Because of the compact silhouette, it’s easier to transport on planes, trains, buses, and other public transportation. 

2. Tennis Racquet Bag

A tennis racquet bag makes a great gift for those that frequently play tennis. They are typically designed in a more traditional way that exhibits a racquet-shaped silhouette and includes increased storage for more racquets. If there is a tennis player in your life that is on the court a few times a week, then this option won’t disappoint. 
Most tennis bags are made with a simple nylon outer, but this material wears down too quickly. Options like the Baseline Racquet Bag are recommended for avid tennis players since they are crafted with durable, abrasion-resistant materials. This tennis bag features water-resistant mesh-bonded synthetic leather, premium nylon, and waterproof zippers throughout the design. The large, main compartment is lined with engineered, thermal materials which help keep the integrity of tennis racquet heads and strings under high pressure (like on planes). High-quality materials are crucial for protecting expensive racquets, strings, and additional tennis gear.

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For avid tennis players that need plenty of storage space, this Baseline tennis racket bag showcases multiple storage pockets that are ideal for packing: clothing, towels, grip tape, extra strings, and a total of 6 tennis racquets. Of course, no tennis racquet bag would be complete without a place to put extra shoes and hydration. The Baseline Racquet Bag contains a ventilated shoe compartment that keeps dirty tennis shoes away from clean gear whilst simultaneously airing them out. There is also a thermal-lined water bottle pocket to ensure that cold beverages stay cold throughout tennis practice. [View more details here] One of the most notable features of this tennis racquet bag is the 4-point clip system that allows players to interchange between a backpack- or duffel-style carry. 

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Tennis racquet bags are recommended for avid tennis players that need to be well-equipped with all necessities and extra gear. Because this style accommodates so many racquets and additional items, it makes a great gift for high school or college-level players, instructors, coaches, and regular players. Everything that is needed for play, can be safely stored in a racquet bag

3. Tennis Tote Bag

Another great gift idea for the tennis lover in your life, is a tennis tote bag. This classy and elegant tennis bag style mimics the appearance of a regular tote, but is packed with functional features that accommodate tennis gear. Since tennis tote bags are so versatile, they make for the perfect everyday carry bag, gym bag, and of course, tennis bag.

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The Baseline Tennis Tote is a great option for the tennis player that needs a carry-all tote for on and off the tennis court. This tennis bag for women is crafted with premium, weatherproof vegan leather that protects personal belongings and tennis gear, no matter the weather. The exterior showcases 2 slip pockets are great for storing water bottles, towels, or a tube of tennis balls.  On the back of this women’s tennis racket bag, there is a dual function trolley sleeve with magnetic closure. When this sleeve is zipped at the bottom, it acts as storage for small items. When unzipped, it is able to slide over the handle of a rolling luggage. [See here

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The main compartment of this tennis racket bag is ideal for storing clothing, towels, extra strings, and other tennis essentials. Within this main compartment there is a padded sleeve with a waterproof zipper. Throughout the day, this designated compartment can house a work laptop, tablet, and other electronics. Then, when it’s time for tennis practice, the electronics can be swapped out for 2 tennis racquets. The Baseline Tennis Tote also features a velour-lined valuables pocket that provides scratch-free storage for: watches, jewelry, cell phones, and other delicate items. There’s even a cinch-closure, nylon shoe bag to pack extra shoes! 

Tennis tote bags are recommended for players that pack minimally and only need 2 racquets on the court. This is the perfect tennis gift for those that play for leisure, or any player that enjoys a stylish yet functional tennis gear. 

4. Headwear

A great stocking stuffer to accompany new tennis gear is a baseball cap or tennis visor. Rain or shine, proper headwear is important for shielding the face and eyes while doubling as a sweatband. Popular baseball caps for men and women tend to have neutral color palettes that complement any tennis ensemble or athletic attire. 

Headwear options from Vessel offer high-quality men’s and women’s hats for tennis outings, practices, and more. The Classic Trucker provides a comfortable, laid-back aesthetic with a flat-brimmed, 5-panel design. It’s made from a lightweight nylon-polyester blend that keeps you cool while out on the courts. The adjustable straps and mesh-backing allow for a breathable, flexible fit. 

For players with a classic aesthetic, a visor is a great tennis gift. This popular womens and mens hat style promotes a cooling, airflow effect and offers a lighter-weight alternative to a cap. The Classic Tour Visor features a terry headband and wide brim to add a touch of nostalgia, commonly seen on Hall of Frame pros. 

These must-haves complete any tennis look while protecting the eyes and face from harmful UV rays. A stylish baseball hat or tennis visor are gifts that your tennis player uses time and time again! 

5. Men’s and Women’s Luggage

Upgrade your tennis player with a premium, carry on luggage that pairs with their new favorite tennis bag. Although this isn’t “tennis gear”, this is a great option for tennis aficionados that frequently play on the road. 

A rolling luggage like this Signature 2.0 Luggage would provide effortless mobility throughout airports, train stations, and other transport. It’s crafted from premium, microsuede synthetic leather and high-quality metal accents for a design that is as elegant as it is durable. This luggage features 360-degree wheels for easy portability, and an additional front-zip pocket for maximum organization. Within this front pocket, there is a padded laptop sleeve and multiple accessories pockets to properly organize essentials and valuables.

This lightweight rolling luggage comes in a compact silhouette that is carry-on approved by all domestic and international airlines. No matter where your tennis player is off to next, they will definitely arrive in style.

6. Toiletry Bag

A gift idea that never fails, is a new toiletry bag. This is the perfect present for any tennis player that enjoys freshening up after practice or needs a compact way to organize sunscreen, a first aid kit, and a travel-sized massage roller. This useful gift pairs well with a tennis backpack, tennis tote, or luggage, and ensures that small necessities don’t get lost amongst all the other gear. 

A great women’s or men’s toiletry bag is the Signature 2.0 Toiletry. It’s crafted with luxe, microsuede synthetic leather and waterproof zippers.  This is ideal for wicking liquids or containing any accidental spills from within.The interior features: one slip pocket, three mesh pockets, two zip pockets, and a hanging hook.

Another great toiletry for men and women is the Skyline toiletry. It features premium VSL Nylon that is backed with TPU to provide a water-resistant finish. This toiletry has a wire-frame, doctor’s bag-style opening that ensures the top stays open when the bag is unzipped.

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