Warm Up and Cool Down Are Vital Parts of Tennis Training

Warm Up and Cool Down Are Vital Parts of Tennis Training I continue to write about some things that surprise me in American junior tennis. From what I’ve seen, most players don’t do a proper warm up and cool down, … Continue reading

Medical Control of Junior Tennis Players

Medical Control of Junior Tennis Players One thing that surprised me after I came to America was the organization of medical control of junior tennis players.  During the entire time that my kid played tennis at different tennis academies, nobody … Continue reading

How to Identify Young Talented Tennis Players

Parents often ask tennis coaches: “Do you think my kid can become a tennis pro?” Coaches often answer along the lines of: “Every good tennis player has a chance…a player should train and play hard…if a kid wants to be … Continue reading

The Health of Your Kid Is More Important Than Their Tennis Ranking

Does everybody agree on that? Theoretically – yes, in reality, not always. I often meet kids who play tennis tournaments with a running nose, cold or other health issues.  When I ask the parent “Why do you allow your kid … Continue reading

Slow but Sure When Developing Strong Tennis Players

There is advice for tennis parents who want their kids to become tour professionals as soon as possible. Parents and tennis players need to remember that the real success in tennis not how kids play in age 6-14. Times when … Continue reading