Beside above, what is the rubber thing on a tennis racket?
Also know, do pros use shock absorbers?
It is a device that is used even by top professionals and if you have developed a habit of playing with a shock absorber, then you might not be able to play tennis without it for some time and you’ll be pretty uncomfortable without it. Most Pro’s use a vibration dampener but a select few do not.
Does Djokovic use a dampener?
The DJOKOVIC DAMPENER consists of silicon and rubber material, which reduces the string’s vibrations, enhances comfort, and protects your arm. Used by Novak Djokovic himself, the dampener is exclusively available in white and features Novak’s black logo.
For many players this is more of a mental purpose than a physical purpose. Two common misconceptions with dampeners are that they help with tennis elbow problems and reduce a racquets power level. … Most dampeners are usually fairly small and do not make significant changes in the way a racquet can play.
To answer your question right off the bat, yes, tennis vibration dampeners can help with tennis elbow. If you’re not familiar, tennis elbow is when your elbow tendons are inflamed and painful. Usually this inflammation and pain is caused by strain or over use.
Ruler Test: To measure grip size using the ruler test, first place the fingers of your racket hand together, then align a ruler’s edge with the the bottom horizontal crease of your palm. Next, measure to the tip of your ring finger, this measurement is your grip size.