What it’s like to be a “tennis” family

If your family is some other “sports family”, you’ll find some common themes, probably.

This past weekend we watched King Richard — a touching movie about the tennis journey of the Williams sisters. The story centers around their father played by Will Smith — his rich character, determination, and unabating pursuit — against all odds — of a big dream.

Watching King Richard was a nearly mandatory activity for our family. I have 4 kids and all play tennis, except for my oldest son who switched to another sport — running. In fact, we brought…