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May 22, 2018

I believe one of the most overlooked areas of training and competing in tennis is also one of the areas that most tennis players have HUGE amount of room to improve.  Yes, I’m talking about the mental side of the game. Sports psychology research demonstrates over and o...

May 14, 2018

Summer is here, and your training schedule is changing.  You have been working hard all year on your tennis game and improving your fitness level, but now you are worried about losing your fitness edge over the summer.  If you can maintain your training schedule, at le...

March 30, 2018

Let me start this topic of bad calls and line judges with a couple of side notes. First, I do not think there are very many people that play tennis to cheat.  Most players attempt to play fairly. And everyone (yes, even you) misses calls. I don’t think it ever helps to...

March 23, 2018

In discussing the situation of playing opponents that use mental games or gamesmanship, I

think it is important to start with something I strongly believe.  A player should always strive to walk off the court after a match with their character and reputation in tact. On...