22 Things Brilliant Athletic Coaches Do

22 Things Brilliant Athletic Coaches Do Have a growth mindset. Know their athletes. Keep instructions simple. Teach the fundamentals well and stay close to them. Connect with their athletes. Educate their athletes. Communicate with parents. Listen to their athletes. Lead by … Continue reading

Seven Key Reasons Why the Best Tennis Players Succeed

Seven Key Reasons Why the Best Tennis Players Succeed Every junior tennis player needs to read this: Your ‪success‬ is determined in how you handle the ‘bad’ days. To every junior athlete/ tennis player out there, the sooner you can … Continue reading

Fourteen Principles of Mental Toughness in Tennis

1. Mental toughness can only be taught by someone who is mentally tough. 2. There is nothing on the web about mental toughness of any value. It is all pop psychology or pseudo psychology. 3. Most people can learn to … Continue reading

The Difference Between the Best Tennis Players and Other Players

What is the difference between the top National tennis players and those who are knocking around the top of the county? Having attended the County Cup National Finals a few weeks ago, it was great to see the differences between … Continue reading

Youth Sport: Six Ways for Sports Parents to Set a Great Example

Youth Sport: Six Ways for Sports Parents to Set a Great Example Let me start with this: Kid’s look up to adults for the example. They learn self-control by watching you display self-control. Like a coach who remains calm and … Continue reading