June 29, 2011

H.O.R.S.E. Game

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Lee Couillard, USPTA, Head Tennis Professional, Punahou School, Honolulu, HI shows a serve game called H.O.R.S.E. Same as in basketball, the server controls the game by completing the serves in the correct ("called-out") service boxes. As soon as the game is over the players challenge other players.

February 29, 2008

G.O.A.T. Serve Drill

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Jerry Cape, USPTA, USRSA, Punahou School Tennis Professional, conducts the best serve drill in the world (according to Pete Sampras) with the Girls Varsity Tennis team at Punahou School.

June 22, 2007

Serve Change-ups

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A quick lesson on the importance of varying your serve. Here is a close comparison of the baseball pitch and the tennis serve placement. Please wait, loading.......

October 25, 2006

Serve Progression

Jerry Cape, USPTA, Technifibre TEAM Member. Jerry wins an iPod Nano with this Nano Presentation at the USPTA Hawaii/San Diego Convention held at the University Hawaii.

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August 20, 2006

Throwing Motion

Chris Iwamura, Nick Leong, Jon Wong & Sara Kurisu use old rackets as throwing rackets to demonstrate the service motion. Cautionary note: Extreme safety guideline should be used when doing this drill.

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July 19, 2006

Serve & Volley 1

Lee Couillard, USPTA, Wilson TEAM Member. 7th & 8th grade students start at no-man's land to ease into serve and volleying for doubles for the first time. As the students gain confidence, move them back to the baseline.

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April 13, 2006

"Towel" drill

Jerry Cape, USPTA Serve Tip & Drill, Have students toss ball up and try to hit the ball with the throwing arm. Use a towel to demonstrate a smooth service motion.

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April 5, 2006

"Bang a Gong"

Serve drill "Bang a Gong" by Jerry Cape, USPTA Honolulu, Hawaii. Point value giving for various targets hit on the serve.

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