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Down The Middle Solves The Riddle – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 77

There are all kinds of little one-liners in tennis, tips that are quick and easy to remember and actually work. One of my favorites one-liner tips is "Down the middle solves the riddle." I know it sounds goofy but it's effective and something you should be doing. So in this episode of Tennis Quick Tips, we're going to talk about what that one-liner means and why down the middle actually does solve the riddle. 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 … [Read More...]

Featured Posts

21 Snacks For Your Tennis Bag

21 Best Snacks For Your Tennis Bag

I am a big believer in (1) having snacks available during my tennis matches to keep me energized, and (2) bringing my own snacks to matches because I've been the victim of a snack table of nothing but Easter candy. Not that there is anything wrong with Easter candy (I love Peeps!!!), but candy is … [Read More...]

Best Tennis Team Names Ever

Best Tennis Team Names – Ever!

One of the most popular Tennis Fixation posts continues to be What Our Tennis Team Needs Is . . .  A Cool Name!  Even though that post was written nearly four years ago, people still visit it often, looking for the name that will perfectly encapsulate what their team is all about. Well, I have … [Read More...]

Should You Play League Tennis? Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 75

Should You Play League Tennis? Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 75

Should you play league tennis? I get lots of questions and comments from Tennis Fixation followers on this issue. It can be a pretty divisive topic. In this episode, I'll talk about my own league experience and give you my pros and cons for playing league tennis and joining a tennis team. You can … [Read More...]

World Tennis Day

Happy World Tennis Day!

Happy World Tennis Day! Just in case you didn't know that there is such a holiday, well, there is. And today is it. World Tennis Day is an annual celebration of tennis around the world hosted by the ITF and national tennis associations world-wide. You may have seen ads for various BNP Paribas … [Read More...]

Ftiness & Nutrition

21 Snacks For Your Tennis Bag

21 Best Snacks For Your Tennis Bag

I am a big believer in (1) having snacks available during my tennis matches to keep me energized, and (2) bringing my own snacks to matches because I’ve been the victim of a snack table of nothing but Easter candy. Not that there is anything wrong with Easter candy (I love Peeps!!!), but candy is […]

Tennis Mini-Course - Simple Endurance Training for Tennis Now Open

Simple Endurance Training For Tennis – The Mini-Course Is Now Open!

It’s finally here! I’ve been talking about my first tennis mini-course for weeks – here on Tennis Fixation and in the Tennis Quick Tips podcast. So I’m excited to say – my first mini-course is finally here and ready for you to join! The course is called Simple Endurance Training for Tennis and is a […]

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Simple Endurance Training for Tennis Mini-Course – It’s Coming!

Well, here’s the next big think I’m working on . . . I’m putting together my first ever tennis mini-course. It’s called Simple Endurance Training for Tennis and I could not be more excited about this! So, here’s the back story on this. Believe it or not (and I think you will believe it), I’m […]

Healthy Homemade Granola Recipe for Tennis Players

Homemade Granola Recipe For Tennis Players

I made a special breakfast treat for the holidays this year and knew that you all would enjoy it too. Here’s the recipe for my Homemade Granola, perfect at breakfast and as a whole grain snack. And perfect for tennis players too! I’ve been making this granola for years now and thought it would be […]

Gear & Equipment

How to Play Better Cold Weather Tennis - Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 63

How To Play Better Cold Weather Tennis – Tennis Quick Tips Podcast 63

Here in Houston, it’s cold. And by cold, I mean we’re often having to play tennis in temperatures that are below 50 degrees Fahrenheit. I know for many of you, temperatures like that sound pleasant if not downright balmy. But look, people like me live in Houston for a reason and that reason is that […]

Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players - 2014 Stocking Stuffers

Best Holiday Gifts For Tennis Players – 2014 Stocking Stuffers

Another holiday gift guide for tennis players is here! Happy Tennis! So you’ve already seen my Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players – Women’s Edition and my Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players – Fitness Edition. In this guide, I’ll give you tons of ideas for stocking stuffers – little gifts that make a huge […]

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Best Holiday Gifts For Tennis Players – 2014 Fitness Edition

Joy! More of the Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players! Each year, I put together a list of my favorite tennis gifts to give (and to get). This year I’m doing several editions – to cover every possible player at every possible price point. Last week it was Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players – […]

Best Gifts for Tennis Players - Women's Edition 2014

Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players – 2014 Women’s Edition

It’s time, once again, for my annual gift guide – Best Holiday Gifts for Tennis Players! I love putting together lists of my favorite tennis gifts to give (and to get). This year I’ve decided to do several editions of my gift guide – to cover every possible player at every possible price point. So […]