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The Language of Tennis

Ossian Shine

The Language of Tennis

by Ossian Shine

  • 128 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Shelfmark .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tennis,
  • Sports & Recreation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11803040M
    ISBN 100974331805
    ISBN 109780974331805
    OCLC/WorldCa54751653

    Compiled by the most famous tennis journalist and historian in the world, this book is the ultimate compilation of historical tennis information, including year-by-year recaps of every tennis season, biographical sketches of every major tennis personality, as well as stats, records, and championship rolls for all the major events/5. Friend at Court. Friend at Court is the book of rules and regulations under which tennis is played in the United States. It includes the ITF Rules of Tennis, The Code, and USTA is recommended reading for players, parents, coaches, teachers, tournament directors, league officials and anyone who wants a finer understanding of the game.

    Tennis Ebooks | Drills, Tips, Lesson Plans - Players & Coaches Excellent Value - pay once, keep it forever! "Ultimate Tennis Practice for 2 Players" EbookFrom warm-up drills to mental strength this ebook offers the perfect practice sequence to prepare tennis players for comp. History of tennis flows with clarity and is supported by documentation. Detailed description goes with pictured narration and keeps the interest during reading. It is a book that can be easily read from people who are not necessary involved with tennis game and from those that English is not their mother's tongue. Very good s: 2.

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There are several characters in the story for whom English is a second language. How do you capture the rhythms of speech for a Czech man speaking English, a Chilean man speaking English, a Author: Deborah Treisman.

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It is ostensibly about tennis but its lessons can be applied elsewhere, of course. However, it is definitely a tennis book -- there was a long section on perfecting one's serve, if I recall correctly, that was not of much interest or use/5().

Whether you’re interested in playing singles or doubles, on hard court or clay, Tennis For Dummies will inspire you get out on a court and play. Featuring detailed photos, illustrations, and court diagrams this book can help you The Language of Tennis book how the game of tennis is played and show you how to get the most out of yourself each and every time you pick up a by: 1.

Its talks a lot about her sturggle with tennis and her journey to becoming the world number 1 female doubles player. The Inner Game of Tennisby W.

Timothy Gallwey It's been a long time since I read this (over 15 years at least) and it's still one of. If you are a tennis player and older than 21 years old, you'll find this book interesting for the tennis eras it displays.

If you are a senior aged tennis player you will find this book fabulous. Its very well edited and organized and will provoke many memories of tennis life 5/5(11). Step With the OTHER Left Foot: Step With the Other Left Foot-a book of drills, tips, and silly stories that can be used and enjoyed by anyone who loves to play the game of tennis Melissa Kelly out of 5 stars 4.

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About the Author. Pat Blaskower was ranked number one in the nation in Women's 35 Doubles, number one in Northern California in Women's Open Doubles, Women's 35 Doubles and Women's 40 Doubles. From to she coached league teams in Marin County and was the head tennis professional at the Mill Valley Tennis Club/5().

Best Tennis Books Ever. Ma by Kim Selzman I was looking for a book to read for an upcoming plane trip and thought this might be a chance to make a dent in the stack of tennis books on my nightstand. After all the success this man has had in the tennis world.

He comes out and reveals what makes him a champion. The reason for his inherent humility, respect for his opponents, gratitude, and his rituals on the tennis court; the book provides a reason to his enigmatic lifestyle.4/5. Former professional table tennis player Syed investigates the myth of talent and the power of practice using plenty of examples from his experiences in table tennis.

Bounce by Matthew Syed is a brilliant book and has inspired me greatly both in. Fundamentals to Tennis & Basic Techniques. Set Position (Eastern Grip) Racquet back at the hip, butt cap of the racquet used as a guider (Tip of the racquet point directly back, top edge of the racquet coming first when contact is made) StanceFile Size: 2MB.

The Inner Game of Tennis is a revolutionary program for overcoming the self-doubt, nervousness, and lapses of concentration that can keep a player from winning. Now available in a revised paperback edition, this classic bestseller can change the way the game of tennis /5().

Tennis, like any sport, has its own lingo, and tennis uses perhaps the most well-known sports term — love, which means zero. An ace wins the point immediately for the server. You hit drop shots to get your opponent up to the net. French Open, and Wimbledon all in one year.

In women's professional tennis, players generally must win two out of three sets to win the match. If you're a beginner, do yourself a favor: Whether you're male or female, decide that the victor will be the player who wins two out of three sets.

Your tired feet—and potential tennis elbow—will thank you. I t’s a warm summer afternoon in New York City inand Bob and Mike Bryan are hitting the fuzzy covers off tennis balls, their looping forehands and backhands mirror images of one another. The identical twins are warming up for the U.S.

Open on one of the trademark blue courts in the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Playing singles against each other, Bob. Language of Tennis by Shine, Ossian. Carcanet Press Ltd.

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this book may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the written of Jack Stahr throughout his years of service to the sport of tennis.

Mr. Stahr created Friend at Court as a guide for helping officials conduct tennis matches under the fairest possible conditions.W. Timothy Gallwey (born in San Francisco) is an author who has written a series of books in which he has set forth a new methodology for coaching and for the development of personal and professional excellence in a variety of fields that he calls "the Inner Game".

Since he began writing in the s, his books include The Inner Game of Tennis, The Inner Game of Golf. Whereas the shelves devoted to books on boxing are crammed with heavyweights, the contents of the tennis shelf are, like men’s shorts from the s, rather skimpy.