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Coaching Tennis Technical & Tactical Skills


Games approach helps tennis players transfer skills learned in practice to matches
Transferring skills from practice to matches can be difficult. A sound background of technical and tactical training prepares athletes for match situations. Incorporating matchlike situations into daily training, however, increases the likelihood that players will transfer skills from practices to matches.
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Techniques for mastering the drop shot
The drop shot is a softly hit shot with backspin that falls onto the court just after clearing the net. It can be hit as an outright winner or to force an opponent to the net. This tactic is effective if the opponent is vulnerable at the net, or slow or out of condition.
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Coaching Tennis Technical & Tactical Skills
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With the expert guidance of Kirk Anderson, director of recreational coaches and programs for the USTA, you will learn coaching and evaluating skills and then focus on technical and tactical skills, including quick tips on detecting and correcting errors in your athletes, and cues that athletes need to be aware of in various tactical situations.

© 2009
Book   272 pages
ISBN-13: 9780736053808

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