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Tennis with Confidence, Composure & Consistency!

This is a weekly Friday evening meetup for up to six players who would like to learn to play tennis with confidence and success or up-level their games through contemplating basic tips from the classic game while participating in skill enhancing drills. We always begin a class from a 'tai chi' perspective versus a 'kung fu' one. Players in this group should have some experience, be at least advanced beginner to intermediate level [masked] NTRP).  Each class will be at least one hour long.

One of the things that I intend for you to achieve by means of these meetups is flexibility, the understanding an error can be like a blip on a screen that need not become the defining statement on your abilities.  Rather, as a former mentor of mine used to say, "let it roll off you like water off a duck's back."  There are countless means of bringing your attention back to the current moment, to the next ball that is already upon you.  We make multiple errors when we stay stuck with the shot that is over, even a second ago.

Another important skill we need to cultivate is the ability to identify just exactly what we are doing when we initiate or respond to a shot, so that adjustments are not only possible, but simplified.

Anyone that attends my groups with an open mind, ready to possibly look at their game from a slightly different perspective is usually pleasantly surprised. I think you will be as well!

Please feel free to come a half hour early as there is sometimes an open court and someone else wanting to warm up before class.  If you RSVP yes far enough in advance, then I will try to be in touch with you beforehand to make sure that you have my phone # in case you don't see me there. 

By honor system and on the day of, there is a nominal charge of $15.00 per meetup, plus or minus as you see fit to a designated bag.  There is a discussion on this topic on the message board.  BTW, if only one player RSVPs 'yes' by the deadline then I will contact that player to determine if we will still meet. We could still meet and shorten the time frame or just postpone that particular meetup.  Two or more RSVPs is a 'GO'!

You be in touch with me through one of the message boards, through comments or rsvp for this meetup, or through email. I only exchange phone numbers via email. 

Please tell a friend!

Thanks for your interest!  See you soon on court :)

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  • Daphne
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