Quite a few of my students play with racquets that I think are too heavy and grips that are too large. It's a sensitive issue. The player gets used to the weight of the racquet and may be reluctant to change (or maybe can't afford to change). It feels more difficult for me to help them get more racquet speed and be quicker around the net when the racquet may be affecting their technique.
I started with a wooden racquet and got good racquet speed since I had a whippy forehand and…Continue
I do most of my teaching freelance. Some is through local parks and recreation. Freelance is in private communities (with permission) and public and private courts where there may be uninforced rules about commercial use of the courts.
I would like to start a discussion with any of you who are working in the capacity. We might find it supportive to share some ideas about what works and what doesn't.
I will also post this message as a "Discussion". Not sure who reads…Continue
Added by Ron Rudin on March 8, 2012 at 1:47pm — No Comments