Sarasota Tennis Lessons - tennis stroke and strategy fundamentals for all ages.

Custom Tennis Lessons for the Modern Game

Classic forehand

Tennis Tips from Sarasota Tennis Lessons.

Basic Tennis Tips:

  • The Mental Game and Strategy:
    • Enjoy yourself
    • Play your strengths to your opponents weaknesses
    • Leave yourself room for error, aim for large targets
  • Rallying:
    • Keep your feet moving
    • Prepare your racquet early
    • Focus on the ball, before, during and right after contact
  • The Forehand:
    • Relax your arm so that you can achieve maximum racquet head speed
  • The Backhand:
    • One-handed backhand
      • Try to step-in and make sure you make contact with the ball in front of your front foot
    • Two-handed backhand
      • Practice hitting a left-handed forehand if you are right-handed