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HUGE Podcast Announcement! New Show from Essential Tennis!

HUGE Podcast Announcement! New Show from Essential Tennis!

August 22, 2019

We're super excited to announce a brand new audio podcast from Essential Tennis called the "Shankcast"! This is a quick update to give you the details on that show plus let you know how you can get FREE access to any of our online coaching programs, but only through the end of September. If you love tennis then you'll absolutely love the Shankcast podcast. Go subscribe today!

http://www.essentialtennis.com/shank

Anticipating Your Opponent’s Shots - Essential Tennis Podcast #325

Anticipating Your Opponent’s Shots - Essential Tennis Podcast #325

August 21, 2019

How would you like to tell the future on the tennis court by knowing EXACTLY what your opponent is going to hit next? You can do it! But only if you know exactly what to look for, watch, and analyze as your foes move around the court and prepare to hit each shot. In this episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast you’ll learn all 5 elements needed to deconstruct your opponent, read their patterns and intention, and show up in exactly the right place at exactly the right time. Nothing is more fun!

How To Win More With Age! - Essential Tennis Podcast #324

How To Win More With Age! - Essential Tennis Podcast #324

August 14, 2019

If you’re frustrated by what Father Time is doing to your tennis game then this episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast is a must listen! You’ll hear an incredibly specific, practical conversation between Ian and Brent Abel who is world ranked in men’s 70’s competition. Not only has he stayed sharp over time but he’s playing better than ever and has a tremendous amount of wisdom to share for players of all ages!

Top 7 Mistakes Tennis Players Make - Essential Tennis Podcast #323

Top 7 Mistakes Tennis Players Make - Essential Tennis Podcast #323

August 8, 2019

What is it exactly that separates beginner, intermediate, and high level tennis players? What’s the magic combination of skills, abilities, and traits that sets them apart? This episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast will explain the top 7 things beginners miss that keep them at low or intermediate levels of play. Plus you’ll learn exactly what to focus on instead of those mistakes so you can propel your game to the next level and beyond!

Rafael Nadal Misses Feeds - Essential Tennis Podcast #322

Rafael Nadal Misses Feeds - Essential Tennis Podcast #322

July 30, 2019

Did you know you have a lot in common with one of the best tennis players ever to step onto a court, Rafael Nadal? You do! Today’s episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast will explore the mentality and perspective around making mistakes including how the world’s most elite competitors respond after hitting a shot they clearly didn’t mean to hit. You’ll also learn my own personal philosophy about hitting and missing feeds during point play, drills, or practices.

Filling The Gaps In Your Game - Essential Tennis Podcast #321

Filling The Gaps In Your Game - Essential Tennis Podcast #321

July 17, 2019

This special episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast features a conversation with Marcus Cootsona, the author of "Occam's Racquet" and "TNNS LSSNS, Filling the Gaps in Your Game". Together we discuss why tennis isn't an intuitive or natural game, how we can tell if a coach is worth taking lessons from, plus what the gaps in our games are and how we can fill them.

The Ultimate Guide To Video Analysis - Essential Tennis Podcast #320

The Ultimate Guide To Video Analysis - Essential Tennis Podcast #320

July 9, 2019

So you want to do video analysis for your tennis game, but where in the world do you start?? Which camera is best? What about tripods, software, or shooting angles? Don’t worry, in today’s episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast you’ll learn the step by step details for all of those things and many more! Good news: it’s much, MUCH easier than most people think. In fact, you probably already have everything you need.

Mental and Emotional Training For Tennis - Essential Tennis Podcast #319

Mental and Emotional Training For Tennis - Essential Tennis Podcast #319

June 25, 2019

This special episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast features a candid conversation with Dr. Peter Scales, Ph.D. You'll learn how its possible to love the game of tennis more than simply winning and losing, what mental traits separate frustrated players from satisfied ones, and how to approach your practice and competition to be as successful as possible.

The Raw Truth About Tennis Improvement - Essential Tennis Podcast #318

The Raw Truth About Tennis Improvement - Essential Tennis Podcast #318

June 18, 2019

So what does it REALLY take to bring your tennis game to the next level? Today you’ll find out during this candid and open conversation between coach and student. Learn exactly what drills, mindsets, and schedules Amadou used to dramatically improve his technique and strategy over the span of 6 months so you can utilize the lessons he learned! If you take your tennis results seriously then you can’t miss his episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast.

5 Principles for Singles Success - Essential Tennis Podcast #317

5 Principles for Singles Success - Essential Tennis Podcast #317

June 11, 2019

If you lose to singles players you KNOW you should beat then today’s episode of the Essential Tennis Podcast is a must listen! You’ll learn the 5 key principles needed for singles success so you can evaluate your opponent, set up effective patterns and plays, and adjust your strategy on the fly like a pro to find the best possible plan of attack. Ignoring any of the five things in this episode means leaving matches on the table so be sure to tune in if you’re serious about your tennis results!