Tennis Blog

2014 Tennis Racquet Demo Day with Do It Tennis

April 24th, 2014 by Do It Tennis

filed in Tennis Product Reviews, Tennis How To, Tennis News, Tennis Lifestyle, Youth Sports

Do It Tennis is pleased to announce its 2014 Do It Tennis Demo/Family Day in beautiful Vista, California.  This family-friendly event invites local tennis enthusiasts to come test out the latest 2014 product lines of major tennis racquet brands used by tennis superstars such as Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and the William’s sisters, Venus and Serena.

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The Ultimate Work-out Buddy for the Whole Family

February 27th, 2013 by Suzi Martel

filed in Tennis Product Reviews, Tennis Court Equipment Reviews, Tennis News, Tennis Lifestyle, Youth Sports

According to Statistic Brain, three of the top ten New Year’s Resolutions are health improvement related. Gym memberships increase by 30% in January, as eager to get in shape individuals crowd into neighborhood gyms, waiting their turn on the treadmills and weight machines. Those who prefer working out at home to avoid the grunting, groaning, waiting, and sweaty odor of a crowded gym, opt to purchase home equipment; usually a treadmill for a more private work out in a more ambient atmosphere.

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Good Sport or Bad Sport?

February 13th, 2013 by Suzi Martel

filed in Tennis News, Tennis Lifestyle, Youth Sports

Merriam-Webster defines sportsmanship as conduct becoming to one participating in a sport; that conduct being, fairness, respect for one’s opponent, and graciousness in winning or losing. Wikipedia touts that good sportsmanship is when teammates, opponents, coaches, and officials treat each other with respect and that the real winners in sports are those who know how to persevere and to behave with dignity – whether they win or lose the game.

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Diamonds in the Rough

September 3rd, 2012 by Guest Contributor

filed in Youth Sports

Finding a talented tennis player in the midst of so many average players is a challenge if you don't know what to look for. You will have to watch many tennis matches and tournaments to be able to see the minute differences between players at young ages. Junior tennis players always lack the polish that older players have, but that doesn't mean that some of them aren't on a higher plane than others. Studying the habits, tendencies, and abilities of certain players will enable you to figure out which players in the group will turn out to be the best. 

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Less Talk is More Before Your Kids Tennis Match

July 23rd, 2012 by Guest Contributor

filed in Tennis Lifestyle, Youth Sports

As a young junior player I was always nervous when it was competition time. My friends would add some extra pressure saying thinks like: “I know this guy; you should beat him in less than 20 minutes!”, “Oh, you'll have an easy match!”, “You beat him all the time in practice; it should be easy this time too!” or “This guy is number one seed; good luck!” etc. Whether you are a tennis player or a tennis parent who doesn't know what to tell his/her kid before a match, here is my personal suggestion…

 

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User Friendly Tennis Tool Helps Master the Serve

July 5th, 2012 by Celia Taghdiri

filed in Tennis Product Reviews, Training Aids, Tennis Lifestyle, Youth Sports

For tennis players who aspire to perform and serve at the optimum level, the Total Serve is designed for you. Based on knowledge of physical movements and different sporting activities, owner and inventor Lisa Dodson has created a tool that educates players what the accurate tennis serve and throwing motion “feel like.” Lisa has enjoyed an illustrious career in tennis. For more then 30 years, she has played tennis professionally, coached, managed tennis clubs and acted as the USTA professional tournament director. She has coached tennis players as young as 5 and as old as 85! But for many years, she used a tube sock with 3 tennis balls in it to help players understand what the proper serve should feel like. The sock, however, did not have a solid grip. Lisa says, “I found so much success with my clients with this simple tool that I decided to make…

 

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Youth Sports Camps—Enhancing Your Child’s Athletic Abilities

July 2nd, 2012 by Guest Contributor

filed in Youth Sports

No one knows what sport will produce the next great athlete. However, that future athlete is most likely a child just getting involved in sports or working hard to improve their athletic skills. Many parents of a sport athlete understand that with an effective recipe of coaching, training and perseverance, the next great athlete could very well be one of their children. outh sports camps can be an ideal experience for your son or daughter to receive advanced training and coaching from professionals who understand what it takes to blossom the talent each child has within…

 

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