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10 Ways to Develop Motor Skills for Tennis [2020] technical analysis Aug 17, 2020

By Marc Sophoulis

Motor skills are used every day throughout our lives. They help us move and do everything from lifting heavy items to typing on a keyboard. Motor skills and motor control begin...

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Mindfulness a key to living in the present: Sophoulis coaching philosophy Aug 15, 2020

By Val Febbo

Mindfulness is becoming a more prevalent notion everyday, with more people adopting meditation as a pass time throughout what has been a dismal year on a global scale.

Tennis coach and...

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What should I be doing in the lead up to a match? q&a Aug 10, 2020

One of the common conversations I have with my athletes is around the lead up to their match, so here I'm going to talk specifically about the lead up to the match on the day of the match. 

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The Best 20 Tennis Drills To Do At Home [2020] technical analysis Aug 10, 2020

By Marc Sophoulis

As a coach for over 20 years, the most common concerns I hear regarding the development of tennis players is the insufficient use of time at home. The excessive use of video games...

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Creating Match Hard Skills coaching philosophy Aug 05, 2020

By George Vogiatzis

Coaches and players work hard to develop technical, tactical, physical and mental skills that are reliable during competition. It is common practice to break these skills down...

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Woodforde on Woodies “I hope some day we can be on better terms” news Aug 04, 2020

By Val Febbo

Australian tennis legend Mark Woodforde says that he and the other half of his superstar ‘Woodies’ partnership Todd Woodbridge have not spoken for some time.

Despite the...

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What are some ways I can improve my tennis from home? q&a Aug 03, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic that the world has been going through, a lot of opportunity has arisen for players to be able to learn at home by doing certain things to keep themselves active and...

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It is time for Nick Kyrgios to prove his doubters wrong news Aug 03, 2020

By Val Febbo

It is fair to say that Nick Kyrgios has endeared himself to the harshest of his critics in 2020, whether it be for his bushfire relief efforts, tennis form and now his fight for common...

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How being a tennis player can help you through the COVID Crisis coaching philosophy Aug 02, 2020

By Marc Sophoulis

The COVID pandemic has been a challenging situation right across the world. It has sent people into lockdown, closed down sports centres and canceled sporting events right across...

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Halep should take offence to Palermo Open comments news Jul 30, 2020

By Val Febbo

Last week World No.2 Simona Hale announced her withdrawal from the Palermo Ladies Open beginning next Monday, the commencement of tennis’ international restart.

The two-time Grand...

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How to use the numbers to your advantage technical analysis Jul 29, 2020

Crunching the Numbers has everything you need to understand the latest trends in the game of tennis.

At The Tennis Menu, we've joined forces with a number of specialist experts to put together a...

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Listen Before You Speak slice of motivation Jul 28, 2020

Hi everyone, welcome back. Today's topic is called listen. Listening is an important skill that's a key to coaching, parenting, relationships and all facets of life.

We always think about what we...

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