THE FOREHAND: PART I

There are four grips that can be used to produce the forehand: Continental: this is the grip that I learned to use for my forehand when I started playing tennis, eons ago. It is also good for serves, volleys, overheads, slices and defensive shots.  Disadvantages of using this grip are the inability to put topspin…

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THE SERVE- PART I

The serve is the one stroke that a player controls. The sun, the wind, and your opponent’s shots are variables that you cannot control; thus, your serve can be a weapon if you learn how to perfect it.  STEP  I: PRACTICE YOUR SERVE  Most players don’t spend enough time practicing their serve and then they wonder why…

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