Anatomy of a Point – It’s Not What It Seems

Question: When you're in a tennis rally, do you know when in the rally most of your points are won/lost?  Is it... a) 0-4 shots?   b) 5-8 shots?  or  c) 9+ shots? (Note: this question applies to all players across the full spectrum of levels and [...]

By | 2017-11-03T18:37:27+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Mindset, Tennis Nuggets, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Doubles Partnerships – Keep Working on Them

"If you know how to play doubles, then you can gel as a team." - Martina Navratilova I watch tennis on television. I like the drama, the tension, the strategy, whether it's singles or doubles. Also, I tune in to the Hall of Fame commentators for their unique [...]

By | 2017-07-27T07:44:51+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Doubles, Tennis Nuggets|0 Comments

Lean and Deliver

"INDECISION IS THE GRAVEYARD OF GOOD INTENTIONS"  - Anon Tennis, whether it's singles or doubles requires of you the ability to anticipate and to recognize patterns. Anticipation is one of the priceless intangibles you need to develop and keep sharp to grow and evolve your tennis game. [...]

By | 2015-06-05T11:22:27+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Categories: Doubles, Mindset, Tennis Nuggets|1 Comment

Alley Burn Allergies

"A SHIP IN PORT IS SAFE, BUT THAT IS NOT WHAT SHIPS ARE BUILT FOR." Ineffective doubles players never get burned down the alleys. You'll recognize them by their allergic reactions when they get beat down the alleys - "she's not passing me down the alley anymore," [...]

By | 2015-06-01T21:48:06+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Categories: Doubles, Mindset, Tennis Nuggets|0 Comments