Monthly Archives: December 2011

Eye on the ball, relax

Good day today, slow start.  Went to bed early and got up 1.5 hours before play.  Head clear, muscles felt good.  Slow warm up for booth of us.  Played Mr Y today.  His serves were good but he became a … Continue reading

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Played Ms. P today…

Played Ms. P today.   Focus for the first fifteen to twenty minutes was intence.  My focus was intense.  Could do no wrong.  But this time  I was there.  It was not like something came over me.  I knew the … Continue reading

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K. Just one more time.

Hit with Ms. P.  I was very relaxed.  She hit better.  Short court for 25 minutes .  She asked to play a game.  I fed the ball underhand to her from the baseline into the service box adn she did the … Continue reading

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Reviving The Hunter / Retraining the monkey.

Last day of tennis camp.  I met nice people there. Relearning a lot.  Used the feather today.  Unbelievable number of serves.  Confidence brought back to the redeveloped serve from the support of the instructor.  A few inches back, big difference. … Continue reading

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Two on one (then rotate)

Hit with two people from lessons today it was nice low pressure but still felt lethargic.  Hit well.  did not watch the ball as much as i would have liked to.  THANK YOU.  1 hr.  2583

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Lethargic G.

Good practice good people goo hits but man I was slow today.  Went to bed late should have gotten more rest or gotten up earlier.  Tried a new backhand grip today and will continue to try it.  I found it distracting in the beginning … Continue reading

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Me Tarzan, you Jane. Primitive behaviour.

Today’s tips. 1. Feather your grip on your serve.  It allows you to throw (or snap you wrist) your racquet better.  2. When you make your shot.  Stay there until you complete it then recover.  I hit good today.  Bounce, hit; … Continue reading

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