Footwork is often overlooked by parents and coaches alike. The fact of the matter is learning and enforcing proper footwork is more important for children than older players. By learning proper footwork from a young age, kids will have much more fluid and natural movements when playing tennis competitively. Here are our 5 favorite footwork drills.
The first actionable step to becoming a professional tennis coach is to get certified through the USPTA, or United States Professional Tennis Association. Here are the requirements for getting certified.
There are a few things you NEED to know before teaching your kids tennis. We have created 5 crucial tips and recommendations to consider when thinking about self-coaching tennis to your children.
If you are planning on teaching your child tennis, then you ought to understand basic tennis terminology. Keep this guide to tennis lingo handy in case you need to look something up.
What are the requirements for playing professional tennis, if your child is starting from a young age? In this guide we will discuss, age conditions, training requirements, challenges of going pro, and more.
Forehand groundstrokes are the most commonly hit shots in tennis. Hence, it's imperative that your child understands the fundamentals. This guide shows you, the parent, how to teach your junior player to hit multiple types of forehand groundstrokes depending on their age.
The recently released online platform "Net Generation" aims to help parents get their children involved in tennis. The website is owned by the United States Tennis Association (USTA). Here's everything parents need to know about Net Generation.
Getting your kids into tennis is the easy part. Children tend to fall in love with the sport shortly after being introduced. Just like other junior sports, however, external factors can lead to a loss of interest. One of the most common questions we receive, is "how to keep them interested?"
Is tennis truly safe for kids? Parents ask us this question all the time. Yes, tennis is a "non-contact sport" but are there other risks? Indeed, there are. Here's what safety concerns you need to be aware of, and how to address them.
Wondering when the appropriate time is to start tennis lessons for your child? We've created an informative guide to help you make the right decision based on age, maturity, and more. Read on to determine when your child should begin tennis lessons.