We apologise for the audio-feedback! This clip was filmed live in possibly the worst audio setting ever; an echoing gym hall! However, we thought the content was still worth sharing. Early November Mark was working with coaches in Romania on teaching the serve. He looked specifically at the importance of having the weight transfer onto the…
Whilst working with the Romanian Tennis Federation in Bucharest Mark demonstrated 5 ways to develop the serve when a player moves from your red programme into your orange programme. The key points are a great summary of the points in our Developing the Serve Masterclass (enrolments are now open) and our full Developing the Serve Series.
Our Tots Professional Development Course is one of our most popular short courses. Mel Short, who runs our great courses, lets us sit in on a group of attendees setting up “proper” tennis games for a group of tots. With Mel, you can experience the normal challenges of introducing activities to tots and how to keep them learning, active and having fun.
Mark was recently interviewed by Adam Blicher for his show, “The Adam Blicher Show”; the highest rated Tennis Coaching Podcast on iTunes. Adam has kindly allowed us to share that here on Tennis(24/7).
Mark talks about:
– How to navigate through the jungle of information
– The importance of mentoring
– The best tennis book you have never heard about before
Last week, I attended the Tennis Europe Coaches Conference in Antwerp, Belgium. The theme for the workshop was ‘Transitioning successful juniors into professional tennis players’. Many of us don’t work with players at that high level, but it got me thinking about how some of the key messages given out by the experts during the…