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USTA’s Backboard Tennis Video

Set practice sessions around your own schedule, at little or no cost, and always at the proper pace for your skill level! The United States Tennis Association (USTA) provides unmatched instructions for individual practice, a classic-but often forgotten-method for improving your game. The Backboard Tennis video provides challenging practice plans...
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Backboards: The Perfect Practice Partner

A practice wall, or backboard, is an unbeatable opponent and tireless hitting partner. In fact, when we compete against human opponents who keep getting the ball back, we say it was like “hitting against a wall” or that we faced “a human backboard.” Rather than dreading the thought of hitting...
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Backboard Practice is back!

Long before tennis ball machines hit the market, backboard practice was a wisely used training method.  Fred Mcnair IV grew up playing tennis in Chevy Chase, Maryland.  He won numerous junior tournaments, won All-America honors at the University of North Carolina, represented the United States in Davis Cup Play, and...
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