The Art of Doubles

The Art of Doubles Author Pat Blaskower
ISBN-10 1558708235
Year 2007-07-05
Pages 218
Language en
Publisher Writer's Digest Books
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The updated and expanded version of this classic guide to tennis offers time-tested advice as well as new information, including the most important strokes to learn, new defensive strategies, and advanced drills, and new diagrams and illustrations. Original.

The Art of Doubles

The Art of Doubles Author Pat Blaskower
ISBN-10 9781440319372
Year 2007-06-21
Pages 304
Language en
Publisher Betterway Books
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Take Your Doubles Game to the Next Level! Whether you're trying to improve your doubles game or are just getting started playing tennis with a partner, The Art of Doubles is the book for you. Author Pat Blaskower is your personal coach, guiding and encouraging you and your partner to play winning tennis by showing you how to: choose a compatible partner determine your jobs on the court learn poaching skills communicate with each other and opposing teams maintain mental toughness use various formations and strategies pick your shots intelligently decide where to play: tournaments or leagues and much, much more! The book also includes detailed court diagrams that show you how to execute offense, defense, and tactical plays; checklists that summarize the most important points of each chapter; and on-court drills to help you improve and refine your skills. The Art of Doubles is loaded with practical, proven tennis strategies that you can put to work immediately to see improvements in your own doubles game!

The Art of Doubles

The Art of Doubles Author Pat Blaskower
ISBN-10 1558703306
Year 1994-02-15
Pages 144
Language en
Publisher Betterway Books
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Offers proven techniques and strategies, on-court drills and checklists to help experienced doubles players improve their team game.

Women s Tennis Tactics

Women s Tennis Tactics Author Rob Antoun
ISBN-10 0736065725
Year 2007
Pages 211
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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Tactical serving - Tactical reurning - Playing the baseline - Playing the net - Opposing the net player - Developing a game style.

Winning Ugly

Winning Ugly Author Brad Gilbert
ISBN-10 9781476715094
Year 2013-05-28
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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The tennis classic from Olympic gold medalist and ESPN analyst Brad Gilbert, now featuring a new introduction with tips drawn from the strategies of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Andy Murray, and more, to help you outthink and outplay your toughest opponents A former Olympic medalist and now one of ESPN’s most respected analysts, Brad Gilbert shares his timeless tricks and tips, including “some real gems” (Tennis magazine) to help both recreational and professional players improve their game. In the new introduction to this third edition, Gilbert uses his inside access to analyze current stars such as Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal, showing readers how to beat better players without playing better tennis. Written with clarity and wit, this classic combat manual for the tennis court has become the bible of tennis instruction books for countless players worldwide.

Doubles Tennis Tactics

Doubles Tennis Tactics Author Louis Cayer
ISBN-10 0736040048
Year 2004
Pages 209
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics 1
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"Study different styles of play and learn how to choose the patterns that will accentuate your own strengths as well as those of your partner. Use Doubles Tennis Tactics to play smarter and better with a partner."--BOOK JACKET.

Tennis Skills Drills

Tennis Skills   Drills Author Joey Rive
ISBN-10 9781450419932
Year 2012
Pages 263
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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More than 110 proven drills in Tennis Skills & Drills demonstrate appropriate techniques with descriptions for players to master a skill and then use that targeted skill during competition. Photo sequences detail the correct execution of all key strokes, and drills are provided to refine them. From singles and doubles coverage to movement and tactical drills, the comprehensive coverage and full-color photos will lead to more success on the court. Original.

Killer Doubles Strategies and Tactics for Better Tennis

Killer Doubles  Strategies and Tactics for Better Tennis Author Rick Altman
ISBN-10 0990633101
Year 2014-09-13
Pages 164
Language en
Publisher
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We all play doubles, so why are most books about singles? And why do they all cover stroke mechanics when we aging adults won't be learning any new tricks any time soon? This book is for the doubles enthusiast who wants to better understand doubles strategy, tactics, and even philosophy. Written for doubles players, about doubles players, by a doubles player. For all levels and both genders.

Tennis Tactics

Tennis Tactics Author United States Tennis Association
ISBN-10 0880114991
Year 1996
Pages 236
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics Publishers
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Tennis Tactics presents 58 strategic shot sequences to maximize your strengths and exploit your opponents' weaknesses. The book includes 63 drills that show you how to practice the shot patterns and make them part of your tactical approach in match play. By improving your shot making and decision making, you'll hit more winners than ever! Whether you're an all-court player, a counterpuncher, an aggressive baseliner, or a serve and volleyer, you'll find patterns to fit your style of play. You'll learn how to execute backcourt, midcourt, net play, and defensive patterns that will win key points in competition.

Complete Conditioning for Tennis 2nd Edition

Complete Conditioning for Tennis 2nd Edition Author United States Tennis Association
ISBN-10 9781492541479
Year 2016-07-21
Pages 304
Language en
Publisher Human Kinetics
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Thanks to its 56 videos, you can improve shot power, increase on-court speed and agility, and outlast the opposition with the enhanced edition of Complete Conditioning for Tennis, Second Edition. It’s the most comprehensive tennis conditioning resource available. The only strength and conditioning resource endorsed by the United States Tennis Association, Complete Conditioning for Tennis details how to maximize your training with exercises, drills, and programs that - assess physical strengths and deficiencies, - improve footwork and agility, - increase speed and quickness, - enhance stamina, - increase flexibility, - reduce recovery time, and - prevent common injuries. Throughout, you will have access to the same recommendations and routines used by today’s top professional players. From increasing the speed and power of your serve and groundstrokes to enhancing on-court agility and stamina, you will be ready to take the court with confidence and endure even the most grueling matches. Off the court, you’ll learn recovery techniques and preventive exercises for keeping shoulder and elbow injuries at bay. Featuring more than 200 on- and off-court drills and exercises, Complete Conditioning for Tennis is an essential resource for players, coaches, instructors, and anyone serious about the sport.

Intelligent Doubles

Intelligent Doubles Author Skip Singleton
ISBN-10 1558701230
Year 1989-01-01
Pages 155
Language en
Publisher Betterway Books
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Tells how to develop teamwork with one's doubles partner, discusses doubles strategy, and demonstrates essential skills

PLAY BETTER TENNIS IN TWO HOURS

PLAY BETTER TENNIS IN TWO HOURS Author Oscar Wegner
ISBN-10 0071782672
Year 2004-12-15
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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Can tennis really be this simple? Just ask the dozens of world-class players who have made it to the top using Oscar Wegner’s groundbreaking approach. But if playing tennis isn’t so easy for you, if you never seem to play up to your potential, don’t blame yourself—blame the coach who taught you a lot of uselessly complex techniques. Play Better Tennis in 2 Hours is your guide to tennis as the pros play it—more intuitive, more fluid, and more fun. World-renowned tennis coach and ESPN commentator Oscar Wegner shows you how to focus your efforts on one thing—hitting the ball correctly. Your own natural athleticism will take care of everything else. Follow the simple drills in this power-packed handbook, and you’ll learn how to: Move to the ball efficiently and fluidly Stop worrying about foot position and stance Hit every stroke harder and more accurately Put a wicked topspin on your forehand Master both one- and two-handed backhands Combine control and power on your volleys Put more speed and spin into your serve and more punch in your return "Known and respected all around the world, Oscar has given us another great contribution to tennis with this book."—Gustavo Kuerten, three-time French Open champion "Oscar has broken the mold, demystifying the modern tennis stroke. There's genius in his analysis of pro techniques—the dynamics of what the racquet does to the ball, how power and spin are added. He understands how top pros really stroke the ball, and always have, all the way back to Tilden."—Andy Rosenberg, Director for NBC Sports Wimbledon and French Open