All he needs to do is fix a few mishaps on his forehand and regain the confidence in what was at one time the best forehand in…Continue
Added by Oscar Wegner on November 6, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
IT IS NOT!
Let me explain.
From baseline to baseline, a groundstroke loses more than half its speed. A forehand hit at 100 MPH at one baseline gets to the other baseline at around 40 MPH. One hit…Continue
Added by Oscar Wegner on October 28, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
If you are losing, and you see your opponent is better than you on groundstrokes, there is something you can try. Volley…Continue
Added by Oscar Wegner on October 15, 2013 at 11:00pm — No Comments
In modern tennis you approach the ball with the racquet’s frame, the upper edge,…Continue
Added by Oscar Wegner on September 25, 2013 at 12:00am — No Comments
I am @sourcesyndicate and I will auto follow any tennisopolis friend! let your twitter in the comment section so i can follow you…
Have you ever used a sponge ball (those oversized orange/yellow now sold for kids) and played it back and forth over the net with your hand?
This is perhaps the most basic and most helpful drill of all.
If you don't have a partner, you can do this drill against a wall or your garage door. Once…Continue
They succeed unless there is a difficult situation.…
I have tested, for decades, an interesting experiment that has proven helpful to a lot of players, from amateurs to pros. Rather than trying to position your body at a certain distance from the ball, track the ball…Continue
As he walks off the court and right past the referee, he tells him to "go fu%# yourself."
The U.S. Tennis Association bought the support of many outraged park advocates with a $10 million donation to Queens’ flagship park - enough to grease the wheels for a nearly unanimous approval of its expansion plan by the City Council Wednesday.
Maria Sharapova has split with coach Thomas Hogstedt and expects to name a new coach in the coming days: http://t.co/tUfDjo5oCM…Continue
Editor of new Apple newsstand magazine, SW19 Members Club Magazine, Melina Harris, met Scottish sports journalist, Hugh MacDonald…Continue
Added by Melina Harris on July 8, 2013 at 8:59am — No Comments
I live by the zoo in Honolulu, if anyone is looking for a partner or just to play in general I am available after 4 pm on weekdays and most of the day on weekends. you can send me an email @ [edit: please send a PM through a friend request.]
Added by Tanya Marie on June 22, 2013 at 7:30pm — No Comments
I am a natural gut player for many reasons. First I started playing with Gut cuz playing with Polyester gave me tennis elbow. Sure it was a lot of reasons like bad form, hitting the ball late, muscling the ball etc but I feel pretty sure that the stiffness of my Babloat Pro Drive married with old Polyester strings did my arm in.
Once Physical therapy was near completion, I started looking at what changes I could…Continue