RxSport will talk you through every element of your ideal eyewear for playing tennis.

Design Tech Features Lens Simulator Recommended Products


Full-frame Wraparound


The most popular shape for tennis, as worn by Janko Tipsarevic. The open-lens design ensures you can keep your eye on the ball throughout your stroke. Wraparound semi-rimless designs are also lightweight, and often allow interchangeable lenses.

Rimless / Shield Type Sunglasses


A wraparound shield is a great option for maximising visual field. The lack of frame often means you often forget you are wearing them. As worn by top pro Samantha Stoser.

Tech Features

Frame & Lenses


Directly glazed sunglasses minimise weight, and maximise field of view. When coupled with interchangeable lenses, inserts maximise flexibility so you can match the light conditions. We would not recommend varifocals for tennis, as the full lens area is required as you move around the court.
Tennis Sunglasses Tech Features

Lens Simulator

Below you can take a look at the effect of different lens colours for tennis.

Drag the slider to view more of the image with your chosen lens colour.

Naked Eye
Selected Lens
GREY - A neutral tint, ideal for bright conditions.
BROWN - An effective blue light filter, these lenses will help pick the ball up in flight against a blue sky. Primarily for bright conditions, these lenses offer slightly more flexibility than grey lenses.
VERMILLION - A rose lens will soothe the eyes, and is flexible enough to be worn in almost any weather. Ideal for changeable conditions, and an effective contrast enhancer.
ORANGE - For overcast dull days. Orange lenses brighten and enhance contrast.

Recommended Products

Tennis Sunglasses

Bolle Bolt

Versatile design with halfrim lenses.

Oakley Flak 2.0 XL

Oakley's best-selling sports sunglasses.

Rudy Project Agon

Vent Controller technology reduces lens fogging.

Bolle Bolt S

Thermogrip rubber components maintain grip even when wet.

Nike Trainer

Lightweight and functional halfrim frame.

Smith Tempo

ChromaPop lenses boost contrast and clarity.

Tifosi Intense

Available with interchangeable lenses.

Nike Terminus

Lightweight nylon frame delivers comfort and durability.

Smith Pivlock Reverb

Smith's lightest sports frame, weighing just 27 grams.

Rudy Project Tralyx

Aerodynamic frame and lens ventilation channels.

Julbo Outline

Grip Tech temples give no-slip fit even when wet.

Dirty Dog Sport Chain

Ticking the boxes for essential sport performance.

Oakley EVZero Path

Ultra-light with a large shield lens.

Tifosi Brixen

Fitted with a sports-grade polycarbonate shield.

Dirty Dog Sport Ecco

Precision curved lenses provide a crystal clear view.