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One fine afternoon a client called me for a meeting at the tennis court. I had never played tennis before. Instead of just watching others play I decided to join the game. With my 10 years of tennis viewing experience I was able to give some good serves. That day was my first at a professional tennis course and I should say I did a good job. After loosing 6-0, 6-0 to my client I decided to do some homework before that next tennis meet. I am sharing the information i collected with the wannabe Roddicks.

  1. Buy a decent tennis racket and high quality tennis shoes at your local sports store or tennis store. If you can find a tennis pro shop, telling them you are just starting out -- they should be able to help you find all the gear you need.
  2. Read and learn about tennis, including what all the tennis terms are, how to avoid injuries, how to hit a proper ball, etc. Try to approach tennis in your early stages from the standpoint of having fun, so that you don't get lost in the sometimes more confusing aspects of the sport.
  3. Find a local tennis club and become a member with the plan that is most appropriate to you.
  4. Most tennis clubs offer private lessons, usually with the first few lessons complimentary. Attend a few meetings, at least to get tips on how to avoid injuries and exercise proper form.
  5. Participate in a fun match play event to meet the pros and other regulars.
  6. Let’s start learning how to serve.
    • a. Hold the tennis ball in one hand and your racket on the other. To hold the tennis racket, hold the grip as if you are shaking someone's hand or by holding the racket so that the face is perpendicular to the ground then slide your hand down the racket with your thumb on one side and the remaining fingers on the opposite.
    • b. Throw the ball high enough so that the racket may hit the ball on the forward swing.
    • c. Hit it hard, so that it may go over the net. (hint: Hit it diagonally over the net; also hit it in the sweet spot of the racket.)
  7. Definition: sweet spot- the center or the place of the racket which has no vibration.
  8. Start with the forehand.
    • a. Allow the ball to bounce just once on your side of the court when it’s coming to you.
    • b. Hit the ball on the sweet spot of the racket.
  9. Back hand is next, very difficult but very effective.
    • a. Use this technique, if the ball isn’t on the side you hold your racket. Hold your racket with both hands on the grip like a baseball bat. ( hint: Make sure you get a good grip)
    • b. Hit the ball on the sweet spot upwards, and it would go over the net.


 
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