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Finding The Best Tennis Ball Maker

Tennis Spin is unquestionably the best value when aiming to buy tennis ball machine. This item is valued very reasonably at around $230, making it the most budget-friendly tennis ball machine offered without a doubt. Regardless of being the lowest priced tennis device, the Tennis Spin is additionally really light and battery ran, making it very portable and also it will certainly suit the…

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Added by Jerry on August 26, 2017 at 5:32am — No Comments

Mastering The Mental Game

I was thinking about this exact title yesterday.

How can players start mastering how, to play the mental game.

Because that is the only game, that is being played in competition.

It is also a topic that....many coaches mention to their players about,but then don't spend enough time teaching it to them.

I can't give you the whole concept here in this post.

But,I will give you an outline of it and then you can get the rest,on the right hand…

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Added by thomas daniels on June 25, 2017 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Interview with Gerardo S. Barcala; Carlo Ancelottis German personal teacher/coach: "I played for him soccer reporter "

Gerardo S. Barcala im Interview Ancelottis Deutschlehrer: „Ich habe für ihn Fußballreporter gespielt“

Gerardo was Carlo Ancelottis German Teacher and Couch. He was the ex Real Madrid and is the actual Bayern Munich Coach (Bayern München), Germany.

München/Vancouver - Sieben Monate…

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Added by Gerardo Señoráns Barcala on February 19, 2017 at 3:00am — No Comments

Coolest Tennis Courts

We may not be in Melbourne, Australia playing tennis and perhaps we have not been able to play at Wimbledon or Roland Garros but we have seen our share of interesting tennis courts. 

Some we love and some we hate, some are fast, some are slow, some are lucky and some are cursed. Each tennis court is unique and has its own special beauty.

What…

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Added by Luke Santana on December 6, 2016 at 12:10am — No Comments

Before Federer & Djokovic, Before McEnroe & Connors, There Were 2 Panchos

With the French Open upon us, and reflecting on Nadal's health struggles as of recent, while seeing Federer's best days behind him, its nice to remember the legends of the past, specifically Pancho Gonzalez. Makes you ponder on his reign and his longevity at the top as well as his feats.…

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Added by eduardo on May 31, 2016 at 2:10am — No Comments

Very humbled: Aruna Chettri Bernier, of Austin, Texas, has been named 2016 PTR Humanitarian of the Year.

Aruna Chettri Bernier, of Austin, Texas, has been named 2016 PTR Humanitarian of the Year.

https://lnkd.in/eMDyd5p arunasnepalrelief.org

Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) presented its annual awards last night during the 2016 PTR International Tennis Symposium. The event, which includes more than 40 educational presentations for…

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Added by tennisbuddys on March 22, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

My Racket Is the Physics of Tennis:

My Racket Is the Physics of Tennis: 

http://t.co/O9Z4a7MqwJ

Added by Dr. Don R. Mueller on December 17, 2015 at 6:48pm — No Comments

Neurobic Tennis

If Two Heads are better than one, then how about Two Tennis Rackets?

https://goo.gl/zPQ9fc

Added by Dr. Don R. Mueller on December 17, 2015 at 6:46pm — No Comments

League wrap up and Playsight

If anybody cared the last three matches went like this... I won a real lights out battle in the impending darkness at the Northwestern University outdoor courts. To quote the Ljubman, "spend some Euros and get some lights!" That match was on a sweltering hot Friday evening. On a cold gray Sunday morning I lost a real rock'em sock'em battle with a guy who I have always had big hitting wars. Fast forward to the next week to face my retriever nemesis and clearly was not ready to suffer as he…

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Added by Jazz Burks on November 22, 2015 at 11:18pm — 2 Comments

Having a new tennis class "Let's Learn About Tennis"(starts Oct. 13)

After over 25 years being involved in tennis, playing, leagues, over 10 yrs working US Open, finally decided to start a tennis class, not about playing but about understanding what this game is all about. Rules, scoring, procedure, players etc etc it's a lot to understand. Many people will never want to or be able to play because of disabilities or just not physically active. This class is for them. It's also for tennis virgins just getting into the game, newbies who decided to pick the game up… Continue

Added by Gale Moorman on October 9, 2015 at 9:36am — No Comments

How I lost 60 pounds with tennis...

You could have fit my confidence into a thimble at 15.  I was 60 pounds overweight, shy, and the only  time I sweat was when the Chargers were losing on Sunday. If you’ve ever been overweight, you know how this feels.  My idea of exercise was curling a Twinkie to my mouth while using my thumbs to defeat my friends in Street Fighter.  
I had strong thumbs!  
Then one day, I got a call from a friend that changed my life. 
“Hey, want to go play some…
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Added by Ramon Osa on July 7, 2015 at 1:24pm — No Comments

My friend lost it...

It was a slow burn.



I was having a great time hitting with my good friend one Saturday afternoon.  



We were ripping cross court forehands, down the line backhands, and having so much fun doing it.



Well, that day STARTED very fun.



It ended a very different way.



It came time, like it usually does, to play a set.



Isn't it interesting how there can be a…

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Added by Ramon Osa on June 25, 2015 at 5:05pm — No Comments

What to do between points to play your best tennis!

What to do between points.

4 easy steps to help you play your best!

You've seen those shirts and banners everywhere, right? 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFfaz5mL6HQ



"Keep calm and eat breakfast".  Or whatever the call to action might be.



The slogan has gone viral, and the message is pretty clear.  Just stay…

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Added by Ramon Osa on June 4, 2015 at 12:11pm — No Comments

How to hit clean, powerful, and reliable volleys! (video)

THWACK!!!

Isn't that the sound you WANT on your volley?

Picture this...

You're playing doubles on a beautiful friday evening. As the sun sets, you feel a cool breeze comforting your skin after a rigorous opening to your match.

It's the final round of a local tournament, and you're at 5-4, up a set, and your partner is serving at match point!  

He cracks a POWERFUL serve right down the T.  

Your opponent scrambles to frame the ball back…

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Added by Ramon Osa on June 1, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Happy birthday, Pancho

http://http://smdp.com/happy-birthday-pancho/80753

Added by eduardo on May 31, 2015 at 4:35pm — No Comments

Before Federer & Djokovic, Before McEnroe & Connors, There Were 2 Panchos

With the 2012 U.S. Open tennis only days away, excitement builds. Despite Rafael Nadal’s injuries and withdrawal from Flushing Meadows, tennis is in a golden era. The historic rivalry between Roger and Rafa is among the most storied in the game’s history. And then came Novak Djokovic’s dramatic rise in 2011.



But before Federer and Djovokic, before Sampras and Agassi and before McEnroe and Connors, there were two tennis legends who helped create the modern game, and both were named… Continue

Added by eduardo on May 31, 2015 at 2:00am — No Comments

Flex League 2015 Match 3

Finally, I'm up against a familiar opponent!Our history dates back to last season where he beat me in three sets in the spring and we played to a draw in fall. Third set was a victim of the rain. 

His game similar to mine. The big difference is he does not get get as many free points off the serve as I do and I'm not as good from the baseline as he is. His forehand can misfire at times, so the plan was to force the ball to that side and let the unforced errors pile up

The…

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Added by Jazz Burks on May 18, 2015 at 8:34pm — 1 Comment

Flex League 2015 Match 2

Now that I played my last match it was time to play my first match. The place was a little closer to my house so it felt like a true home match. Temp was about 45 degrees Fahrenheit, another great spring day in Chicago.  It was about 5 pm so I was not sure if we would get the match in under natural light.

My opponent looked to be someone who had been bumped down so I was wary of higher level play. Once again he was a opponent with a one handed backhand and a big forehand.…

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Added by Jazz Burks on May 4, 2015 at 7:43pm — No Comments

Flex League 2015 Match 1

My 1st match was actually my last match. My opponent was on vacation and wanted to get the match in. This being a flex league and I'm nothing if not flexible. I get the e-mail at work, but luckily I brought my bag and tennis clothes so we set up a time and place for the match.

I know another flex league sponsors Tennisopolis but as treacherous as the spring is in Chicagoland, playing in two flex leagues is tennis suicide. The match temperature was 52 degrees Fahrenheit and the wind…

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Added by Jazz Burks on May 4, 2015 at 6:46pm — No Comments

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