A Simple Cure

I had to retire from the finals of the Irish Junior National Championship Finals when I was 18. This was a huge deal to me at the time, and it should have been the impetus for some changes in my … Continue reading

Coaching Longevity = Practice What You Preach

Coaching Longevity = Practice What You Preach We tell our players to stretch, eat well, and stay hydrated, to get a lot of sleep and to take care of their bodies. We want them to do all the “little things” … Continue reading

How to Train Young Talented Kids

Every parent of a talented kid should read this: 70% of talented kids drop out of their sport before age 13. The reality is, 70% of all kids quit organized sports by the age of 13, and the number one … Continue reading

Medical Considerations When Identifying Tennis Talent

I continue to publish scientific articles about a development of a good tennis player and identification of tennis talent. I strongly recommend tennis parents to read coaching and sport science review of the ITF regularly. You are a parent and … Continue reading

How to Prevent Injures in Tennis

How to Prevent Injures in Tennis Recently, famous Belorussian tennis player Max Mirnyi, former #1 in doubles, conducted a practice session in Minsk, Belarus at his tennis center. At the beginning of the event Max shared a secret of his … Continue reading