A Better Way to Keep Score

A Better Way to Keep Score Last month, I had the pleasure of learning first hand from a 30 year veteran tennis coach from Spain, Oscar Borras. He leads the new wave of Spanish tennis coaches who are trying to … Continue reading

My Tennis Child Has 4 Ages? What Is That?

In tennis, one has to consider many factors evaluating any child. One important fact to consider for tennis parents and coaches is the age of the child. Of course we all know how old the child is. What we don’t … Continue reading

Why I Want My Kid to Lose in Tennis

Why I want my kid to lose in tennis A couple of months ago, a fellow parent and I were sitting at a final in a 12U tennis tournament In Boca Raton, Florida. As the match started and was getting … Continue reading

What Do Spanish Tennis Players Have that We Don’t?

This weekend as we see the Madrid Open unfold before Rome and Roland Garros, one has to wonder what is it about the Spanish tennis players that makes them have a representative in each of the quarters match-up? four out … Continue reading

Why Would You Want Your Kids to Play Tennis?

Tennis parents, look at these facts and make your own calculations: * Odds of becoming a tennis pro 2 in 10000 or 0.0002. That does not seem possible. * Break even for a pro is #150 or approx. $160K year. … Continue reading