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Bungalo Bill
02-27-2004, 10:55 AM
Hi Folks,

I have purchased the following products for testing. I will test it for myself, on my kids (they are ages 7,5,3) and some Seniors. Trying to get a variety of players. I will let a variety of players use them to see what they say. Anywhere from Nationally ranked Juniors to the social tennis player.

- Tennis Practice Hit and Tennis Practice Hit Plus http://practicehit.com/index.htm

- 8 board by Grail Sport http://www.8board.com/_media/movies/video_clips.html

I have heard a lot about these but have never tried them. Because I haven't tried them I can't say if the learning will transfer to the court! whic is what we all want. anyway, give me about a month to test them and provide my insight to them.

polakosaur
02-27-2004, 11:05 AM
i read about those products and was interested in the 8board, i'd appreciate the feedback when you can get us some

djbrown
04-14-2004, 07:57 AM
What is/was the consensus on the 8-board?

George
04-14-2004, 10:49 AM
I bought the Practicehit. and find it a useful aid especially in those days when you can't get outside to hit on the tennis court.
It would be better if you have a coach next to you making you striking with proper motions.

I am curious about the 8 board t00, it is quite a bit more than the Practicehit. From what I can see on their website, one need someone to feed them the ball. Perhaps Bungalo bill can give us some more feedback.