Touch Short Game
Hold the paddle like a baby bird
Short backswing / big shoulder turn
The lower the ball the more the paddle is open
Hit angles to open the middle of the court
Forehand Ground Stroke
The sooner you get your paddle back the sooner you’re ready.
Your best shot is hitting off your front foot.
Where the paddle face is pointing at contact is where the ball goes.
Backhand Ground Stroke
A big shoulder turn will help you get your paddle back.
Start preparing from the time the ball leaves your opponent’s paddle.
Paddle face open for a slice return.
Your best shot is off your front foot.
Paddle up and elbows out
Short backswing and big shoulder turn
Have a target picked out.
Take your time, you are in control.
Variety is very important in your serve.
Return of Serve
Go from the open position to the closed position.
The faster the serve the shorter the backswing.
Swing through the ball and finish high.
Move forward after you make contact with the ball.
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