Simple Modern Tennis 

By Kevin Nguyen


How to Hit a Flat Serve

Posted by CoachKevin on July 23, 2013 at 7:50 PM Comments comments (0)

When serving, I notice that people tend to use too much arm instead of their whole body. Also, people sometimes use a forehand grip and serve like they are going to give a high-five. Today, I'll be explaining the how to properly use your whole body and pronate with the correct grip on the flat serve.

Part I - The Grip 

On practically every serve, you should be using a continental ...

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The Basics of the Two-Handed Backhand

Posted by CoachKevin on July 14, 2013 at 8:25 PM Comments comments (180)


Part I – What grip should you be using? How to grip the handle?


The two-handed backhand does not exactly have a magic grip you should be using with your non-dominant hand; however, a continental grip is the best choice for your...

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The Basics of the Modern Forehand

Posted by CoachKevin on July 12, 2013 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (5)

PART I – Learning how to properly make contact with the ball and how to strike the ball properly

First off, when learning the forehand, it is often taught making them use a full backswing. I find this to be really difficult for some people, and it prevents them from learning how to make prop...

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