The inner game of tennis
Random House, 1 maj 1974 - 141 sidor
Concentrates upon overcoming mental attitudes that adversely affect tennis performance learning to relax, effectively concentrate, and discard bad habits
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Air is a fluid that moves horizontally in respect to a tennis ball moving from one
side of the net to the other. The pressure of that air on the ball affects its flight.
When the ball is hit with topspin— that is, with the top of the ball spinning in the ...
The clear lesson to be learned is that topspin balls can be hit quite high over the
net without going out of the court. This allows you a wide margin for error and
increases consistency. On the other hand, a stroke hit with underspin must be hit
But when the player realizes that by the proper use of topspin the ball can be kept
in the court without the risks of error involved in a roll-over follow-through, then
the old habit is ready to be dropped. It is much more difficult to break a habit ...
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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