Arhive tag: positive feedback

Tennis advice for parents

Junior tennis players are influenced by the actions, opportunities and feedback received from their parents. It is sometimes difficult for tennis parents to know what and how they should communicate with their child to best support them. This article will help give some advice on the best way to help your tennis junior so that […]

The greatest athletes in the world crave feedback !

Want to know what the very best athletes do better than the rest? They are open to feedback and criticism. They believe the only way they are going to progress is to receive feedback from their coaches and their team. They don’t get defensive or take it personally. Instead, they hear it for what it […]

10 tips for coaching kids

1) Keep it fun. 2) Keep a good level of discipline. 3) Mix it up in your sessions so that kids stay interested. 4) Teach sportmanship and fairplay as these will not only help your students in tennis, but also in life. 5) Comparing kids with eachother is one of the worst things you can […]

Three characterstics of a mentally strong tennis player

1. The Mind is everything  It can be your best friend or your biggest enemy. When you choose to act, think and stay positive, especially during pressure situations in matches, the better chance you will have of succeeding.  You will be surprised how many better skilled or talented players you can beat just by keeping ‘it […]