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Tennis Psychology: 5 Tools for Winning the Mind Game

Like physical endurance most tennis players agree that developing mental toughness is both a necessary and essential aspect of success (and in some cases, more important). Fortunately as with improving your physical aptitude it is possible to learn and refine your mental toughness, and there are plenty of resources available to help you along the […]

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Smart Racquets: The Next Great Tennis Technology

Shot Stat reveals the speed and spin of your shots, as well as your ability to strike the sweet spot. Whether you play tennis recreationally, competitively, or professionally knowing metrics like racket speed, ball spin, and stroke count can help you identify areas of improvement (or reinforce your confidence if you are already doing well). […]

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Tennis Training Aids Reviewed: 6 Tools That Work

Teachers Talk Top Tennis Teaching Tools Safe and easy to learn with, McCain and Castro credit QuickStart balls for getting more people into the game. 6 Tools That Work When it comes to teaching, everybody has a slightly different way of making their point. Some school teachers lecture while others teach from a book. Some […]

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Online Tennis Lessons: Reviews of the Top Websites

We polled members of the world’s largest community of tennis players, “Talk Tennis“: “What’s your favorite learn-tennis-online website?” The results: Comments from participants: Never paid for any stuff, there’s enough up there for free. For volleys i have to credit Brent able. For Serve Ian from eesetialtennis had a few great eye openers. FYB has […]

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Cheap Tennis Ball Machine: Battery Power for $250

Want a ball machine?  Got a small budget? If you can’t commit $1000+ to one of the new portable battery-powered machines, have a look at “The Twist.” For less than $250 the Tennis Twist offers: Top Speed: 15 mph Ball Capacity: 28 Power: Battery Ball Feed Rate: Every 5 seconds Weight: 11 pounds Spins: None […]

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5 Must See Tennis Sites

I love the web because it’s given us thousands of new perspectives on tennis.  Just 10 years ago, Tennis Magazine and ESPN were the only “voices” in the conversation. 5 of my favorite destinations: 70 “One Minute Clinics.”  The Tennis channel runs these short lessons during commercial breaks.  Brief, to-the-point, and useful. Video:  How to beat […]

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