Monthly Archives: April 2017


How to Help Develop Childhood Coordination and Gross Motor Skills

By | April 14th, 2017|Kids Tennis|

Good hand-eye coordination is something heavily emphasized as being an important part of any athlete’s repertoire. However, it’s gross motor skills, and not fine motor skills, that need to be developed first. Fine motor skills deal with small movements in the wrists, hands, fingers, feet [...]

3 Basic Keys to Injury Prevention

By | April 10th, 2017|Kids Tennis|

Andre Agassi’s best-selling book, Open, provided readers with a good number of personal anecdotes and behind-the-scenes tales from the Hall of Famer’s playing days. One aside I found particularly interesting—and never forgot about—is when Agassi mentioned that he barely stretched. That's cool and all, but [...]