The grip size is the circumference of the handle of the racket, and the size you need will ...
A typical overgrip will increase a grip by 1/16 inch. You can also increase grip size using a heat-shrink sleeve. One heat shrink sleeve will increase grip size by 1/8 inch. Both methods will increase overall racquet weight slightly (7-16 grams), but the benefits of a correct grip size far "outweigh" the disadvantages of this added mass.
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A tennis racquet’s grip size measures the circumference or distance around the handle, including the pre-installed stock grip, ranging from 4 inches to 4 3/4 inches. There are eight available grip sizes within that range, which start at 3 7/8 inches or a size double zero and increase by 1/8 inch for each size up to 4 3/4 inches for a size six.
All you have to do is measure the height of the young person and pick from one of the following: For Age 10 to 12 (4 ft 8 in. to 5 ft 2 in.) pick a 26 inch racket. For Age 8 to 10 (4 ft 4 in. to 4 ft 8 in.) pick a 25 inch racket. For Age 6 to 8 (3 ft 11 in. to 4 ft 4 in.) pick a 23 inch racket.
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