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  • Slotting

    Slotting

    Virtually every stroke contains a “slotted” position of the racquet. It occurs at the moment just before the racquet is moved towards the ball. Acquiring this position is extremely important […]

     
     
  • Ready…Relax

    Ready…Relax

    A lack of readiness is an all too common trait in many tennis players. It’s the old “hit and stand” syndrome that you see from beginners certainly, but also from […]

     
     
  • The Invisible Alley

    The Invisible Alley

    A few years ago I was involved in the Osmosis Clinic at Indian Wells in conjunction with the big pro tournament there now called the BNP Paribas Open. The clinic […]

     
     
  • Find and Use What Works Best For You

    Find and Use What Works Best For You

    This summer while teaching in Italy, I had the great pleasure of working with Vejdi Ural from Istanbul, Turkey. Vejdi, like so many players who are very passionate about tennis […]

     
     
  • Warming Up Correctly

    Warming Up Correctly

    I once had an opportunity to stand behind Pete Sampras on court at what was then the Sybase Open in San Jose, California. He was having a pre-match workout with […]

     
     
 
 

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