Virgin Active Launches Tennis Training Drone Called The Drone-ovic

In case you’re feeling lower than assured in your efficiency in your bi-weekly tennis video games on the native recreation middle however too embarrassed to take classes, Virgin Active is right here to assist.  Virgin Active, a sequence of well being golf equipment situated around the globe has simply launched a drone to assist enhance your recreation so that you cease lacking the ball each different serve and begin enjoying like knowledgeable.

The drone, cleverly named the Drone-ovic after number one ranked males’s tennis participant, Novak Djokovic, is designed to show you the way to mimic the Serbian tennis god’s well-known serve by dropping the ball in numerous angles and heights, in contrast to a standard ball machine.

“The wonderful thing about Drone-ovic is it recreates the serve and smash expertise with larger accuracy,” Virgin Active’s Head of Racquets, Gary Stewart, stated in a press launch despatched to Mashable. “By dropping tennis balls from excessive and sudden angles it retains members on their toes and improves method and agility.”

The ball is suspended by a skinny plastic line and launched from its hook upon command from no matter angle the participant wishes. As well as, the Drone-ovic additionally has a 4k digital camera, permitting gamers and coaches to research their efficiency from a special perspective.

Though the drone continues to be within the trial levels at Virgin Active’s Northwood location in the UK, the thought of utilizing a drone to enhance sport efficiency exhibits nice promise for the longer term not just for tennis, however different sports as properly.