Category - Dave McCain

Tennis Tip: Footwork Between Shots

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Tennis Tip: Footwork Between Shots by Director of Instruction, Dave McCain Footwork is an integral part of tennis. What someone does between shots is just as important as what you do when you hit the ball. After you…

Tennis Tip: Hitting the Ball Deep

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Tennis Tip: Hitting the Ball Deep By: Director of Instruction, Dave McCain Hitting the ball hard and 2 inches over the net is not always a great shot because the ball will land short in the court. The…

Tennis Tip: Anticipating a Short Ball

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Tennis Tip: Anticipating a Short Ball by Director of Instruction, Dave McCain Many players struggle on moving forward for short balls. A way to anticipate whether or not a short ball is coming is to see how much…

Tennis Tip: How to Hit a Proper Forehand Using Your Legs

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Tennis Tip: How to Hit a Proper Forehand Using Your Legs by Director of Instruction, Dave McCain When hitting a good forehand a player must learn to use their legs. It is key that the player bend from…

Tennis Tip: Getting Out of a Slump

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Tennis Tip: Getting Out of a Slump by Director of Instruction, Dave McCain Many tennis players at some point go into a slump. The best way to get out of that slump is to not make drastic changes…

Tennis Tip: Early Racket Preparation

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Tennis Tip: Early Racket Preparation by Director of Tennis, Dave McCain Early preparation is key to good tennis. A way to ensure you have enough preparation time is to take your racket back before the ball bounces. You…

Load Into Your Shot for Best Forehand

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Load into Your Shot for Your Best Forehand by Director of Tennis, Dave McCain When moving to the ball, it is really important to get to the ball early. When you get to the ball late, what ends…

Good Footwork to Prepare for Your Shot

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Good Footwork to Prepare for Your Shot by Director of Tennis, Dave McCain One of the key things to improving your Forehand or your Backhand is good footwork.  You want to take little steps to the ball and…

Learn How to Hit Topspin by Dave McCain

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How to Hit Topspin by Dave McCain, Director of Instruction Creating topspin on your shots can be a great advantage on the tennis court. It keeps the ball higher over the net and makes it easier to have…

Tennis Tip: How to Hit a Short Ball

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Tennis Tip: How to Hit a Short Ball by Dave McCain, Director of Tennis at Precision Tennis Academy