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Pajaro Dunes Tennis Getaway!
Pajaro Dunes Tennis Getaway!...
Come work on poaching, doubles strategies and tactics and repeat the patterns until you own them!!! Give it up and come join us…you’ll be glad you did! Click on the Tennis Getaways tab above … play,  laugh,  learn! Pajaro Dunes Tennis... Read more →
CleverTennis Moment: Moving Forward Hitting Down (Video)
CleverTennis Moment: Moving Forward Hitting Down (...
Are you standing there volleying – or are you closing on the net?  Read More →
CleverTennis Moment: Don’t Burn Your Partner! (Video)
CleverTennis Moment: Don’t Burn Your Partner...
And you volleyed cross court???  Read More →
Middle Brings Middle! (Video)
Middle Brings Middle! (Video)...
Video shot in Mazatlan, Mexico. A common tactic that everyone uses when playing doubles is volleying to the middle between your opponents.  And there are also certain instincts that just “happen” when hitting to that middle.  Now, as you... Read more →
Go Ahead And Poach! (Video)
Go Ahead And Poach! (Video)...
Video shot in Nuevo Vallarta Nayarit, Mexico Poaching? Whoa…!!! Generally speaking, in a normal point there’s a rally and someone either hits a winner or more likely makes an error.  Basically there isn’t much emotion, it’s just... Read more →
Playing Back! (Video)
Playing Back! (Video)...
Paribas Open, Indian Wells, CA. In this week’s doubles tactic we’re going to look at the “Defense” concept of playing back with your partner when receiving serve and the situations that go with it. And we’ve got some great examples to share... Read more →
Service Return Shift! (Video)
Service Return Shift! (Video)...
Video shot at the CleverTennis NorthStar Getaway. This is a great doubles tactic you can use when you’re returning serve. Here’s the scenario. You’re receiving serve in the deuce court and you’ve go an active net man in front... Read more →