How did Roland-Garros come to be? Why is it named after an aviator? In what year was the tournament first held? Who are the legends of the game to have inscribed their name on the Coupe des Mousquetaires trophy? We take a fond look back at the long and glorious history of the world’s greatest clay-court championship.
Added by Steven White on April 30, 2012 at 5:00pm —
Better Tennis Fast & Simple.
TEST you tennis elbow knowledge!
Rules: Take a Guess on whats Wrong with my elbow & what is needed to fix it in the comment box. after 50 comments the person closest to whats wrong and the treatment will receive 1 free tee shirt from me. which is worth over.......… Continue
Added by CoachV - William Vazquez on April 30, 2012 at 8:30am —
Does anyone know of any really quality tennis instructors. I really want to improve my one hand backhand. In addition, I would love to find someone I can hit with and maybe even play doubles with. If you have any referrals please let me know.
Added by Robert on April 29, 2012 at 4:12pm —
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Added by Mesut Dogan on April 25, 2012 at 4:44pm —
WAS A NIGHTMARE!
ok my day started off late and in immense Stress....that starts about 6am......
Went to another Doctors appointment prior.... that made me late for the MRI, then MY Google Navigator could not understand my NYC accent and brought me to resurgence bank or a Company Resurgence in Dunwoody GA that had the Same number address of Resurgens on a similar name which made me about 20minutes late.....
so i'm highly stressed.....the parking lot cost money… Continue
Added by CoachV - William Vazquez on April 25, 2012 at 8:00am —
Peter Freeman and I just co-hosted a new radio show called Tennis Mind that is the brainchild of Jason Lampione. I'm sure all the hard core Tennisopolites are familiar with Peter and Jason from the site. Here is the unedited version of our maiden voyage. We need to iron out a few technical kinks, but all in all, it turned out to be a really fun show. Our major guests were former professional tennis player Jeff… Continue
Added by Mark / The Mayor on April 22, 2012 at 6:30pm —
I promised to do at least a blog a week and posted that for accountability purposes. If you are keen, you will notice I have not done so this week. I have not forgotten, I had to reciprocate a blog. You can find it here! That leaves me all blogged out for this week!
Enjoy your weekend!
Added by TennisWithD on April 19, 2012 at 8:45am —
I want to thank Danai C Samuriwo from tenniswithD for writing my guest blog today. I met Danai through the tennisopolis social network. Danai is very involved in the tennis world as a tennis teaching pro, club manager, tennis shop owner and a top-level tennis player himself. … Continue
Added by Sandra on April 19, 2012 at 8:30am —
I am looking for a regular hitting hitting partner to play around once or twice a week - weekday evenings after 7 pm or on weekends. I am around 4.0.
Added by Debiprasad Roy on April 17, 2012 at 9:45pm —
As a tennis player and coach to World-class athletes, I have always been a big believer that when it comes to tennis and most other skills, it’s the Indian and not the arrow. That is to say a “hacker” is a “hacker” no matter what racket they are sporting, while on the other hand, a real player can hit with a broomstick (OK, I’m exaggerating, but you get the picture.) In fact I would say that in general I am an extreme pessimist when it comes to new equipment that is supposed to… Continue
Added by Jack W. Broudy on April 16, 2012 at 3:20pm —
Tennis With D in the spotlight: Work of Medill Student and Photographer Kalle Eko. Have a productive week!
Added by TennisWithD on April 16, 2012 at 10:00am —
Imagine one of the world’s best tennis players getting caught in one of history’s great disasters. Think it would be big news?
It wasn’t 100 years ago Sunday morning. That’s when Richard Williams clung to a lifeboat in the dark waters of the North Atlantic.
The Titanic departed Southampton on April 10, 1912, with Richard WIlliams and his father, Charles, on board. (F.G.O. Stuart)
Added by Steven White on April 15, 2012 at 5:04pm —
Do you ever feel like going to the tennis court has become routine like as waking up in the morning, brushing your teeth or cooking dinner? Has tennis just become another part of your regular part of your weekly schedule? I hope not. I hope you still have the same passion for the game as you did when you first started, but be wary of the day… Continue
Added by Sandra on April 13, 2012 at 8:00am —
Sent me message or num to hit some
Added by luis e rodriguez on April 10, 2012 at 2:14pm —
Added by Steven White on April 6, 2012 at 5:00pm —
ONCE A DAY TENNIS TIPS from Oscar Wegner Subscribe to this free blog & "Don't Forget To Take Your Once A Day"
Added by Lucile Bosche´ on April 5, 2012 at 8:52pm —
As a coach it is always easy to observe and comment on how it should be done, such is the nature of our job but when it comes to the intimate and delicate role of parenting, specifically motivating, or consoling a kid who just lost, I thought… Continue
Added by TennisWithD on April 5, 2012 at 9:30am —