Archive for March 2015

What is Platform Tennis?

Some still call it “Paddle Tennis” but the idea is generally the same.  The game is played with paddles similar to ping pong, rather than the larger tennis racquets, and a spongy, rubber ball about 2.5 inches in diameter. It was invented in 1928 as a way to keep the love of tennis going throughout…

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The 10,000 Hour Rule

You’ve heard it from your parents, your peers, and your coaches.  If you’ve been paying attention, you probably heard it on ESPN and from the top players around the world too.  What are we talking about?  We’re talking about the one thing that can make a person a tennis champion:  Practice! Malcolm Gladwell postulated that…

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Improve Your Forehand Technique

Looking for a few tips to getter more power and accuracy from your forehand swing?  We thought a series of posts to help improve your technique would get you geared up for an awesome spring and summer season. Adding Power Without getting overly complicated in describing the modern forehand technique (our instructors can help with…

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Improve your Tennis Swing with these Simple Tips

Are you looking to make improvements to your tennis swing here in Columbus and want some simple tips to work on when you hit the courts?   Keep a few of these pointers in mind and let us know what kind of improvements you see in your form.   Get Ready for that Hit! For starters,…

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