The Inner Game of Tennis
Bantam Books, 1984 - 178 sidor
The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning. Now available in a revised paperback edition, this classic bestseller can change the way the game of tennis is played.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Don ' t try to do what you think is " right " ; merely observe where , in relation to
your front foot , your racket meets the ball . Note this as precisely as you can .
Perhaps at first the point of impact will vary , but before long it will tend to become
This fact governs the two cardinal principles of effective volleying . First , do not
take a backswing ; you seldom have time . Secondly , meet the ball as far out in
front of you as you comfortably can . It ' s almost impossible to hit a volley too
Ask yourself to place the ball slightly in front and to the outside of your front foot .
Visualize the spot in the air where you want the ball to be tossed , and then ask
yourself to put it there . Don ' t try to correct faulty tosses — and don ' t hit faulty ...
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LibraryThing ReviewAnvändarrecension - Oliver-Eisler - LibraryThing
This book isn’t a routine pep talk. It’s an entertaining and practical discussion of how the mind affects athletic performance. Highly readable and engaging! Läs hela recensionen
Decent BookAnvändarrecension - barrydalmi - Overstock.com
This is a good well written book. It is better for a relatively advanced player as it doesnt so much deal with strokesstrategy but more your own approach to the game. It takes a little selfexamination and soul searching to actually Use what you might pick up from the book. A good read. Läs hela recensionen