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Mixed Doubles Etiquette in Tennis - Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 95

Mixed Doubles Etiquette In Tennis – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 95

How do you play mixed doubles? Is it OK to go at the woman every time? Is it better to mix it up? Just what is the etiquette when playing against a man and a woman? In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, I'll discuss mixed doubles and just how to properly play it so you can win without coming off as a sexist jerk. You can listen to this episode by clicking on the media player above or by listening in with your favorite podcast app. You can also subscribe in iTunes by clicking on this link: tennisfixation.com/itunes. SHOW NOTES AND EDITED … [Read More...]

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Keep Your Arm Up When Tossing - Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 94

Keep Your Tossing Arm Up – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 94

If the serve is the most important stroke in tennis, then the toss may be the most important part of the toss. But a lot of players struggle with getting their toss just right. In this episode, I talk about the need to keep your tossing arm up as long as possible. This will help you avoid pulling … [Read More...]

Simple Tennis Tip - Down the Middle Solves the Riddle

Simple Tennis Tip – Down The Middle Solves The Riddle

Where's the best place to put the ball in doubles? Placing it down the middle often "solves the riddle" of where the ball should go. By hitting down the middle, you put the ball over the lowest part of the net, you give yourself lots of court to hit into, you often confuse your opponent since they … [Read More...]

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All About The Coman Tiebreak – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 92

So you think you know all about tiebreaks? What about the Coman tiebreak? Do you know how to play one of those? In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, you'll learn exactly what a Coman tiebreak is and you'll see just how easy it is to play one. And after learning about the Coman tiebreak, you'll … [Read More...]

Happy Wimbledon from Tennis Fixation

Happy Wimbledon!

It's the most wonderful time of the year - time for Wimbledon! The Championships, Wimbledon runs from June 29 to July 12, 2015 at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, Englad. It is the only Slam held on grass and requires that players follow a strict dress code of wearing all white (or … [Read More...]

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All About The Coman Tiebreak – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 92

So you think you know all about tiebreaks? What about the Coman tiebreak? Do you know how to play one of those? In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, you’ll learn exactly what a Coman tiebreak is and you’ll see just how easy it is to play one. And after learning about the Coman tiebreak, […]

How and When to Forfeit in Tennis - Tennis Quick tips Podcast 88

How and When to Forfeit a Tennis Match – Tennis Quick Tips 88

PLEASE NOTE THAT MY COMMENTS IN THIS EPISODE ARE REGARDING UNOFFICIATED MATCHES. IN OFFICIATED MATCHES AND TOURNAMENTS, THE RULES AND REGULATIONS REGARDING LATENESS AND DEFAULTS APPLY. In this week’s episode, we’re going to talk about something that … the bottom line is, it’s a matter of tennis etiquette, and I don’t think tennis etiquette is […]

When Partners Disagree in Tennis - Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 86

When Partners Disagree In Tennis – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 86

Isn’t it fun playing doubles? You have the best partner in the world. You both play the same way, following the same strategy. You never disagree on what your tactics should be or who should have got that ball down the middle. And you never, ever disagree on calls. If that’s how your tennis doubles […]

How to Play a Tiebreak in Tennis

How to Play a Tiebreak in Tennis – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 72

I’m always surprised by how many tennis players don’t know how to play a tiebreak. This is one of those areas where you really need to know what the rules are and make sure that they’re followed. So, in this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, we’ll quickly go through how to play a tiebreak in […]

How to Be a Great Tennis Team Captain

How To Be A Great Tennis Team Captain – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 68

So you’ve joined a tennis team, you’ve been a really good tennis team member, and now they’ve asked you to captain the team! Should you take on that job? And if you do, how can you make sure you’re a a great team captain. In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, I’ll give you my […]

Tennis Serve Posts

Keep Your Arm Up When Tossing - Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 94

Keep Your Tossing Arm Up – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 94

If the serve is the most important stroke in tennis, then the toss may be the most important part of the toss. But a lot of players struggle with getting their toss just right. In this episode, I talk about the need to keep your tossing arm up as long as possible. This will help […]

How to Fix Common Serving Mistakes - TEnnis Quick Tips Podcast 87

How To Fix Common Serving Mistakes – Tennis Quick Tips 87

Do you need to improve your serve? I do and I bet every recreational player out there would say the same. In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, I interview my very own tennis coach, Brian Montez, and get him to tell me the most common serving mistakes he sees with his students and what […]

For Good Serve Hit Good Toss

For A Good Serve, Hit A Good Toss – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 76

It’s time for a tennis quick tip on the serve! While the serve may be the most important stroke in tennis, I believe the toss is the most important part of the serve. And that’s why you need to always hit a good toss. Too often, we get lazy or impatient and just hit any […]

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How To Serve Into The Sun – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 45

SHOW NOTES: Of all the weather conditions and elements we tennis players face on court, one of the worst is the sun. Especially when we have to serve into the sun. With the sun in your eyes, your killer serve can quickly move from being a weapon to being a real liability. In this episode […]

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How to Serve Smart in Tennis Doubles – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 41

Serving in doubles may be twice as important as serving in singles because, in doubles, your serve impacts twice as many people.  In this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, I’ll give you my best tips for serving smart in tennis doubles.  You can listen to this episode by clicking on the media player above or […]