The Parent Is the Key to the Tennis Success of a Kid

The Parent Is the Key to the Tennis Success of a Kid The key to the tennis success of a kid, is the parent, and I can tell you most are doing a poor job. In the triangle (coach, kid, … Continue reading

How to Recognize Tennis Talent

How to Recognize Tennis Talent I already wrote several posts about tennis talent identification. Here is one more. This article Talent Identification in Tennis was written by Dave Samuels. I hope you will find it interesting and useful. Spotting talented … Continue reading

Is It Possible for Young Tennis Players Who Don’t Play the Modern Style of Tennis to Achieve Great Things?

Is it possible for young tennis players who don’t play the modern style of tennis to achieve great things? I received this question from a concerned mom. I asked a tennis coach to answer it. “I may not be asking … Continue reading

Choosing a Tennis Academy

Before you send your kid to a tennis academy, just ask yourself, why? Why does your tennis player need a tennis academy? I guess these are some possibilities: The player is really gifted by nature. He is born for tennis. … 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