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Human Kinetics Championship Tennis Book by Frank Giampaolo

Championship Tennis Book by Frank Giampaolo

Step onto the court confident, focused, and prepared to dictate the match and dominate your opponent.

In Championship Tennis, world-class coach and regular Grand Slam clinician Frank Giampaolo and long-time Tennis magazine editor Jon Levey bring you expert instruction and professional insights to eliminate unforced errors, increase winning percentage, and improve your overall game.

Inside, you’ll learn how to:

  • Assess individual skills, evaluate practice sessions, and analyze performance.
  • Identify strengths, weaknesses, and areas for improvement, customize your training and conditioning to your skill set.
  • Increase the consistency and accuracy of your shots; and control your emotions and mentally prepare for every match.
  • You’ll also find the most effective, unparalleled drills for mastering groundstrokes, serves, volleys, and specialty shots as well as invaluable advice for improving anticipatory skills and recognizing, neutralizing, and countering your competition’s strengths and playing styles.

    Add a copy of Championship Tennis to your bookshelf and turn errors into winners and three-set losses into straight-set wins. This is a must-have resource for players and instructors seeking to maximize potential as quickly as possible.

    Contents:

    Part I Athlete Assessment:

  • Chapter 1 Player Profiles
  • Chapter 2 Stroke and Tactical Evaluations
  • Chapter 3 Physical Fitness and Emotional Stability Evaluations
  • Part II Skill Development:

  • Chapter 4 Ground Strokes
  • Chapter 5 Volleys
  • Chapter 6 Serves
  • Chapter 7 Returns of Serve
  • Chapter 8 Specialty Shots
  • Part III The Mental Factor:

  • Chapter 9  Tactical and Strategic Execution
  • Chapter 10 Environmental Intangibles
  • Part IV Physical and Mental Preparation:

  • Chapter 11  Emotional Factors
  • Chapter 12  Movement and Fitness Factors
  • Part V Practice and Planning:

  • Chapter 13  Organization and Scheduling
  • Chapter 14  Match Preparation
  • Chapter 15  Video Analysis and Match Charting
  • 245 pages

  • Review Summary

    $22.95
    Human Kinetics Championship Tennis Book by Frank Giampaolo

    Championship Tennis Book by Frank Giampaolo

    Item #: 3188007