Basha Tennis Blog

Welcome to Basha Tennis’ Blog! Below you’ll find an array of information on everything from USTA tournaments and worldwide tennis events to local collegian and high school tennis reports. Plus we’ve included tennis resources, such as “how-to” articles, child development information, and safety tips. Please feel free to add your comments to any of the following blog posts by completing the comment form at the bottom of its page. If you have any questions, please click here to contact us.

Racket Stringing

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Racket Stringing

Same Day Service (on string in stock) We carry more than 90 strings creating +8000 different hybrid options   Stringing Services Discounts Home & Visiting Teams 20% off the day of the match High School Players 20% off during their school season Forest Crest Members 10% off   String Gauge Babolat Addiction 17g Diadem Solstice Power 17g/1.20 Dunlop Black Widow 16/1.31 Dunlop Black Widow 17/1.26 Dunlop Hexy Fibre 16/1.30 Dunlop Hexy Fibre 17/1.22 Dunlop Ice 17/1.25 Dunlop Pearl  17/1.25 Dunlop Pearl  16/1.30 Dunlop Silk 16/1.32 Dunlop...

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Registration is Open!

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Registration is Open!

Register today at ForestCrest.com JuniorsSession: March 6 – April 23Make up week: April 24 – 30 Tournament TeamMonday 6:00 – 7:30amTuesday 3:00 – 4:30pmWednesday 6:00 – 7:30amThursday 3:00 – 4:30pmFriday 6:00 – 7:30am ChallengersMonday 3:00 – 4:30pmTuesday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 3:00 – 4:30pmThursday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 3:00 – 4:30pm ContendersMonday 4:30 – 6:00pmWednesday 4:30 – 6:00pmSunday 4:30 – 6:00pm AdultsSession: March 6 – April 23 Ball Machine ClinicMonday 12:00 – 1:00pm – ShannonTuesday 7:00 – 8:00am – Josh Serve &...

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Prince Products

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Prince Products

Rackets         TeXtreme Phantom 100 $199 delivery available early April TeXtreme Tour 95 $199       TeXtreme Tour 100P $199       TeXtreme Tour 100T $189       TeXtreme Warrior 100 $199       TeXtreme Warrior 100T $189       TeXtreme Warrior 107 $139       TeXtreme Warrior 107T $139       TeXtreme Warrior 107L $179       TeXtreme Premier 120 $199       TeXtreme Premier 110 $189 delivery available early April TeXtreme Premier 105 $179                           Shoes         T22 Lite         Men White/Black $99       Men Black/Green $99...

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Will you be the next Tiebreaker Champion of Forest Crest?!

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Will you be the next Tiebreaker Champion of Forest Crest?!

Tuesday, January 10 starts our coached Tiebreaker Challenge! Members and non Members can enjoy challenge courts playing best 2 out of 3 super tiebreakers with tactical coaching. The winning team retains the court a maximum of 3 matches. Registration for the first Tiebreaker Challenge opens Wednesday, January 4. To register sign up at the club or call 425-774-0014, registration is first come first serve. Early registration, before 6pm on match day players will be placed in order of priority for first match ups, adult members, junior members,...

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USTA +40 Season

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

USTA +40 Season

USTA +40 season   Are you ready for the upcoming season?!   Team registration opens after the USTA year end ratings come out December 4. The minimum registration deadline of 8 players is December 12. If you would like to join a team please call Forest Crest at 425-774-0014 to join one of our teams. We are looking to host these teams.   Women 2.5 Women 3.0 Women 3.5 Women 4.0   Men 3.0 Men 3.5 Men...

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Forest Crest Mixed Teams in the Hunt

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Forest Crest Mixed Teams in the Hunt

Forest Crest USTA teams still in the hunt 6.0x – FC – Dev With 1 match left we are in 2nd place! Remaining match – December 4, 1:30pm at Forest Crest   9.0x – FC – Basha Tennis With 1 match left we are in 2nd place! Remaining match – November 26, 7:00pm at Eastside Tennis Center   Hopefully one or both of these teams can follow up the 6.0x national run of last season!   Play off Sectional Break Downs Playoff...

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Injury Recovery

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Injury Recovery

July 31, just 2 days before the Washington State tournament I received the worst personal injury to date, 2 torn ankle ligaments. The recovery process and returning to work was challenging and successful in large part to the great coaching staff, thank you very much for your help Jeremy, Justin, Shannon, Nick, Glenn, and Diane. This injury did create a winner, Nick was able to upgrade doubles partners to win the open doubles at the Washington State tournament!   Sitting out of tournaments, weekly leagues, and USTA matches created a lack...

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Black Friday Deal

Posted by on Nov 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Black Friday Deal

Dunlop Pearl strings and replacement grip for $25 ($15 savings).  To get this deal email bashatennis@gmail.com with Black Friday in the subject line.  All emails must be received on 11-25-26.  Service will be provided 11-28 to 12-2.   Dunlop Pearl is a comfortable multifilament with decent power and impressive control. It is made with a high tenacity braided core enclosed by a twisted wrap and a durable nano-elastic coating. It offers a nice compromise between control and power while providing a very smooth ride and decent spin for a...

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Adult Programs at Forest Crest

Posted by on Oct 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Session 2: October 24 – December 18 No Classes Thanksgiving Week REGISTRATION OPENS OCTOBER 10   TACTICS CLINICS Clinic Day Time Cost/Session* 3-3.5 Singles Monday noon-1 pm  $100 3-3.5 Doubles class canceled  Monday 2-3 pm $100 3-3.5 Doubles Wednesday 2-3 pm $100 3-3.5 Red Zone Thursday 10:30-11:30 am $100             TECHNIQUE TRAINING Clinic Day Time Cost/Session* Serve & Return – 2.5-3.5 Monday 1-2 pm $100 Serve & Return – 2.5-3.5 Wednesday 1-2 pm $100 Adult 2.0-2.5 Thursday 6-7:30 pm $150 Adult 2.5-3.0...

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Junior Tournament Team

Posted by on Oct 22, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Session 2: October 24 – December 18 No classes Thanksgiving week   Tournament Team is for advanced players, ages 12-18, who are currently competing in local tournaments. All sessions ensure a 4:1 player coach ratio. Select 1-3 training days a week: Tuesday, 3 – 4:30 pm ($300) Thursday, 3 – 4:30 pm ($300) Both days plus 1 day in the Challengers Class ($700) Forest Crest members receive 10% discount off listed prices! Members of Klahaya Swim & Tennis Club receive 10% discount off listed prices! Class participants who are...

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