Tag: Spirituality

Evolution in Tennis Instruction

In the history of tennis instruction, researched by John Carpenter, 2 champion brothers from England, R.F. Doherty and his younger sibling, 1897 Wimbledon Champion H.L. Doherty, described in a 1903 book how they played, recommending the open stance. In 1904, a self-appointed “expert”, an attorney by the name P.A. Vaile, wrote a book called “Modern…

Coaching taken to a new height

Coaching the Modern Game     Tennis is at a new height. European standards and those in Asia and Southamerica have moved into a new domain. Not all coaches like the changes but a good number are looking into the new techniques. US tennis, unfortunately, has not followed the same route. What is Modern Tennis…