004 – THE SERVE – INDEX

Index of PAGES (on THE SERVE. Check POSTS for related articles and essays.

THE SERVE – CONNECT 3 PRINCIPLE

Connecting racket to ball.


THE SERVE – UNNATURAL

The most unnatural element of a tennis serve is…


THE SERVE – ANGLE GRIP

A serious angle for serious power and spin (potentially…)


THE SERVE – THUMB ROLL

Rolling with the thumb to make full use of ‘the unnatural’.


THE SERVE – SETTING UP

How to set it all in motion.


THE SERVE – JOB ONE

‘JOB VACANCY – WANTED: – RACKET HAND TO THROW RACKET HEAD’


THE SERVE – JOB TWO

‘JOB VACANCY – WANTED: – EXTRA HAND TO ASSIST RACKET HEAD THROWER’


THE SERVE – PRECISION

Almost right is not yet good enough, especially when setting up a serve.


THE SERVE – COORDINATION ‘W’

Coordinating your efforts with a wonky ‘W’.


THE SERVE – THE SURGE

A sudden surge of thrown racket.


THE SERVE – TUCK IN

‘Where else is there for me to go?’


THE SERVE – UN-TURNING

Stay sideways and the serve goes nowhere.