Understanding the Game of Tennis

All too often while watching junior or collegiate tennis players play matches, it is very difficult to figure out what is trying to be accomplished on the court in a tournament or collegiate match. The best tennis players know exactly … 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. Dad how … 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

Optimal Training Schedule for a Junior Tennis Player

Optimal Training Schedule for a Junior Tennis Player I spent a couple hours researching dozens of sites of tennis programs for junior tennis players during the summer months.  I was wondering what kind of programs they offer to junior tennis … Continue reading

Tennis Parents Need Advice from Experienced Tennis Coaches, Parents, Players

I received this email from Gary, a tennis parent. He asks about help with a development of a talented tennis player. There is the letter: “I was wondering if you could point me in the direction of some kind of … Continue reading