This book was edited, revised and updated with the most current statistical analytics ibm on winning patterns of play, targets, and how beat any style player tactics in 2019. Five mental toughness phrases to help tennis players. Many of you know that my buddy craig oshannessy is the lead strategy analyst for the wta and atp tours. About me book contact photos tennis lessons testimonials videos tennis serve and volley in doubles tennis approach shot top 10 lies that tennis pros tell tennis forehand tennis backhand forehand volley tennis lob tennis serves 3 types tennis intangibles tennis overhead tennis singles strategy tennis doubles strategy tennis doubles. Nov 19, 2015 this book was edited, revised and updated with the most current statistical analytics ibm on winning patterns of play, targets, and how beat any style player tactics in 2019. Beginning playerserve tactics and strategiesreturn of serve tactics and strategiesplaying from the baseline tactics and strate. Winning singles strategy for recreational tennis players. We offer free video tennis instruction, pro tennis player analysis, tennis podcast, wta, atp news jorge capestany tennis tennis strategy. Most tennis strategy and tactics training involves learning new ways to outplay your opponent. Winning singles strategy for recreational tennis players book. Find out about the tactical situations youll find yourself in and how you can use your strengths to gain.
Jeff used that brilliant tennis mind to launch his successful career in professional tennis breaking the top 100 in the world for the first time. Mastering the mental game and the tennis champion and world record holder of the golden set comes the most innovative and powerful book since the inner game of tennis. The essential tennis private students facebook group tennis improvement is only as good as you putting the work in, so youll get instant access to a private facebook group exclusively for singles matrix members so you can get insight, encouragement, and inspiration from your fellow students. When it comes to tennis doubles, strategy and communication are key. Pat blaskower was ranked number one in the nation in womens 35 doubles, number one in northern california in womens open doubles, womens 35 doubles and womens 40 doubles. Singles strategies and the directionals essential tennis. How to beat better tennis players most of the time. Here are tips on how to develop a partnership that takes you to match point. The singles playbook a physical book, and the bonus 2dvd set.
Beginning playerserve tactics and strategiesreturn of serve tactics and strategiesplaying from the baseline. Strokes, strategy, and psychology for a lifetime pat blaskowers the art of doubles. So do you think this program is going to be too complicated. Small enough to keep in your tennis bag, the quick reference index allows you to look up which style of opponent you are playing and easily find 6 or more tactics that are proven to work against that. Overall strategy and pointtopoint tactics are over rated for most players. In his forthcoming book, the game of singles in tennis lippincott, written with bruce s. Pancho seguras seminal book, championship strategy. Positioning, staggering and who covers what shot in doubles by.
Im not going to provide kindergartenlevel instruction on grips and forms you would get from a teaching pro or a conventional tennis instruction book. Pro tennis player and coach, joseph correa, teaches you the most important singles and doubles tennis strategies and tactics around to help you maximize your potential. Essential tennis lessons and instruction for passionate players 190,275 views 12. Michael kowalski usnta certified instructor and usrsa certified stringer. How to beat any style opponent quickfix book grinnell, grant on.
Gerry donohue author of winning singles strategy for. Clear and simple action items at the end of every lesson, so you actually implement the strategies youll be learning. Singles and doubles tennis strategies and cardio tennis. However, what often happens in a tennis lesson is that the players practice the tactics, but they dont practice pattern recognition. There are some basic points for a good tennis player when it comes to tennis singles strategy. Positioning, staggering and who covers what shot in doubles. Sharing with us the basic elements of singles and doubles strategy foundations would be helpful to any competitive players seeking to fine tune his game. This quickfix book gives you the tactics and mental philosophy to. The 6 zones of singles singles playbook bonus home the 6 zones of singles singles playbook bonus in this course, youll join uspta elite professional and national singles champion, mark fairchilds, as he lays out singles strategies to use in each of the six zones of the court. Combining deep eastern wisdom and practical tennis expertise, zen tennis will help you get out of your own way and into the zone. What i have provided in this months column are just rudimentary strategies and tactics. Tennis singles strategy tactics and positioning how to play.
Positioning, staggering and who covers what shot in. The tips are pointed, cut right to the chase, are in. Tennis tactics and strategies for singles play webtennis24. Discover the cutting edge singles strategies tennis evolution. When i ask a new student what strategies they use in tennis when they are playing singles, i am surprised at how few of them have any clear ideas on what to do. Learn how to beat every style of player you will ever face. To receive future strategy and technique newsletters. Tennis singles strategy tactics and positioning how to play singles. As a player, twenty years a collegiate coach, and a tennis instructor, i have spent my life learning and relearning the game of tennis. Coaching tips singles tactics on the line tennis magazine.
Are you trying to improve your singles strategy in tennis. Tennis server turbo tennis the ten commandments of doubles. Most tennis books tell you how to play a better game and win. Learn from the best with this great tennis strategy book that will get you winning more matches and thinking better on and off the court. Gerry donohue is a magazine writer and a nonfiction and fiction author living in washington d. The tennis strategy encyclopedia ebook from beginner to. Oct 15, 2016 tennis singles strategy tactics and positioning how to play singles duration. Singles and doubles tennis strategies audiobook by joseph.
Singles doubles movement happens along the baseline at the recreational level. May 09, 2017 tennis singles strategy tactics and positioning how to play singles. Before developing a game dependent on strategy first a player must have the strokes that will get the ball over the net. You should stay with a winning strategy and change a losing one.
How to play winning tennis is probably the single best bible on strategies and tactics that i have encountered. This quickfix book gives you the tactics and mental philosophy to beat any style player, singles or doubles. It is important to develop sound tennis singles strategy in order to become a smarter player on the tennis court. It is truly an encyclopedia of tennis strategies and tactics for every level of play, whether you are a beginner or an expert tennis player. The mission of the usa pickleball association usapa is to promote the development and growth of pickleball in the united states and its territories. Singles tennis tactics and strategies introduction to enjoy competing in tennis, there are certain basic singles tactics that every player should be familiar with. The video guide pro tennis player and coach, joseph correa, teaches you the m. These can include ways to play new tactics, either in offense or in neutralizing. Tennis singles strategy tactics and positioning how to play singles duration. Exploit your opponents weaknesses judiciously if you overdo it, he or she will improve or find a way around it. Tennis singles strategy guide you may have great technique but without good tennis tactics and strategy you wont win games. It is truly an encyclopedia of tennis strategies and tactics for every level of play, whether you are a beginner or an expert tennis player actually as you will discover expert players base most of their game on very simple tactics that are suitable even for beginners.
Unless you are a very advanced player, there are some very simple yet very effective and. In this course, youll join uspta elite professional and national singles champion, mark fairchilds, as he lays out singles strategies to use in each of the six zones of the court. We offer free video tennis instruction, pro tennis player analysis, tennis podcast, wta, atp news. The strategies of singles sports illustrated vault. On court tennis strategy book from capestany tennis, inc. However, after reading just a few chapters was glad i made a mistake. Winning tennis strategies for an entire book on mental toughness, check out dr.
Bucky tennis in pittsburgh intro bucky tennis in pittsburgh. Next, the book provides strategies and tactics for different areas of the court. Read some of my favorite lessons previously published in my email newsletter. Hi ian, i just watched the directional video and think i understand the tactics behind which shot to hit. This will be your chance to pick the brains of kevin, megan, and ian so we can help you quickly break down your personal roadblocks and make. Singles and doubles tennis strategies audiobook by. From 1985 to 1999 she coached league teams in marin county and was the head tennis professional at the mill valley tennis club.
Consequently, doubles is known as a game of angles. I thought i was ordering the doubles strategy but instead got his singles book. Players use different tennis strategies to enhance their own strengths and exploit their opponents weaknesses in order to gain the advantage and win more points players typically specialize or naturally play in a certain way, based on what they can do best. The four styles of tennis play and strategies to beat them.
Learn from the best with this great tennis strategy book that will get you winning. Mark made this presentaion at our hs coaches conference and it was rated as a top presentation. Tennis singles strategy high percentage singles tennis strategy. Uspta pro john mills quick player tip tennis warrior tom venezianos tennis warrior archive turbo tennis ron waite turbocharges your tennis game with tennis tips, strategic considerations, training and practice regimens, and mental mindsets and exercises wild cards each month a guest column by a new writer between the lines. He is the author of two books on winning strategies for recreational tennis players and has written the first installment of the kinsale trilogy, the man in the wall. Here are tips for developing a winning tennis strategy that will take you to match point. Singles and doubles strategy foundations essential tennis. Coaching tips singles tactics play the percentage game. I dont think mixed singles is a good way to foster relationships anyway. Doubles strategy theres a big difference between the two games. The additional width of the alleys on the doubles court has a great effect on the angles possible in doubles play. Singles is a game played one on one, and there will be very little help from anyone but yourself.
We ship via usps, and as soon as your package is dropped in the mail, youll receive an email with a package tracking number and link. Tennis singles strategy high percentage singles tennis. The tips are pointed, cut right to the chase, are in laymans terms and summarized into powerful bullet point sections for instant access. You may have great technique but without good tactics you wont win games. Learn from the best with this great tennis strategy book that will get you winning more matches and thinking better on and. How to practice the 4 areas the 5 play situations in tennis. This book explains how to play a smarter game and make your opponent lose p. Tennis drill sheet united states tennis association. The singles strategy secrets is straightforward and organized in such a way that you can choose what areas to tackle first so that you can improve your serve quickly.
Based on their style, players generally fit into one of three types, baseliners, volleyers, allcourt players. Though strategy is important in singles, it is even more important in doubles. The strategy booklet is designed to be your oncourt coach while you play a match. Find out about the tactical situations youll find yourself in and.
Tennis strategy for singles success you can train as much as you like, but without a strategy, youre playing against yourself. Join us inside one of our vip clinics and learn the same singles strategy and tactics the pros use to control the point. I have always been a doubles player only playing a small amount of singles when i first started in tennis 35 years ago 70 now. This simple strategy wins more sets than all other bright ideas combined. What is meant by playing the percentages in singles. Pattern recognition the foundation of tennis tactics. Think to win is an absolutely unique book, revealing the intricate form and function of the art of tennis, explaining the everpresent linkage of strokes and tactics, strategies and psychologies.222 605 256 262 1430 1347 606 943 1052 1656 1303 1240 1081 1308 696 612 1262 1075 516 1260 797 376 1093 715 1339 386 1226 1493 1502 236 900 245 1245 206 1219 1404 1115 1594 799 1273 1306 800 830 1061 629 348 656