Written in English
|Statement||by Kinzo Masuda.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 44 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||44|
“Imagine a world heavyweight championship fight in a cathedral. Jon Wertheim brings one back to nail-biting-life in Strokes of Genius. His stirring blow-by-blow (and behind the scenes) account of the collision of Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal in the tennis temple—Wimbledon's Centre Court—illuminates a kingdom changing hands/5(96). Mastering the Two-Handed Tennis Backhand You can hit a backhanded tennis shot with two hands on the grip or with one hand, depending on which way feels most comfortable to you. The strokes look very different, but the mechanics are similar. The backhand is struck from the non-dominant side of the body by bringing the racquet across the body (showing the back of your hand to the opponent) and swinging the racquet away from one's body in the direction of where the player wants the ball to go. It is generally considered more difficult to master than the forehand. It can be executed with either one or both hands. The Six Fundamental Tennis Strokes 1) Tennis Forehand: The tennis forehand is the 'meat and potatoes', or the 'money shot' for the majority of tennis athletes. It is not necessarily the easiest stroke to learn, but it is the most natural. To visualize a tennis forehand, picture this for a moment. Let’s assume you are Size: 34KB.
I had always believed that the two-handed backhand was the simplest shot in tennis, like a left handed forehand, but without all the confusing differences in grips and finishes. I've spent a lot of time on the court teaching the stroke that way, and I've written about the mechanics in my book Visual Tennis, and also on Tennisplayer. master your tennis technique (2): backhand The tennis backhand is one of the least practiced shots in a player’s book of techniques. However, it is one of the main shots and like the forehand, allows you to keep a game going and when done correctly could be used as a good offensive weapon. Home Tour Strokes Series Backhand Videos. Backhand Videos. Two-Hand Backhand. Comments are closed. Submit this form for more information or to book Rick for private lessons, group lessons, or clinics. Name: * First. Last. E-mail: Subject: Message: Submit Reset. Enter Your Email Address to Receive a Free Tennis Newsletter. E-mail: Submit Reset. Tennis technique is commonly referred to a tennis player’s own tennis strokes and swing style. Tennis technique can include everything from the tennis forehand, backhand, serve and net game. Tennis technique is a crucial area for tennis players looking to improve.
2. Backhand Drills To Simplify The Technique The purpose of the following tennis drills is to simplify the backhand technique and break it down to easy steps, from which a more advanced stroke will emerge later. a) Short backswing, extend through the ball, mini tennis The first step is to shorten the backswing, start with the racquet butt pointing to the net where the racquet is paralel to the. Tennis backhand strokes: a comparative study between the two-handed backhand stroke and the one-handed backhand stroke for beginning tennis players. [Kinzo Masuda] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book\/a>, pto:Manuscript\/a>, bgn:Thesis\/a>. The backhand is a tennis shot in which one swings the racquet around one's body with the back of the hand preceding the palm. Except in the phrase backhand volley, the term refers to a groundstroke (that is, one in which the ball has bounced before it is struck). It contrasts with the other kind of groundstroke, the term is also used in other racquet sports, and other areas where. The one-and two-handed backhands in tennis. joint in the one-and two-handed backhand strokes as well as the momentum transfer during a two-handed backhand stroke (Stępień, et al., ;Wang.