Discussion in 'Adult League & Tournament Talk' started by newpball, Jul 16, 2013.
Wow. How is it possible to hit a ball if you can't see it.
definite respect. I guess they can hear the ball bouncing?
Fantastic effort! I'm always amazed by blind athletes. Hard enough with all senses intact.
It was kind of funny in that first video at the 1:00 minute mark. That one lady kind of waved her racquet and I thought "oh my, don't tell me she's going to do a Mac and bust this."
Well, they can't challenge the ball. What if the linesmen don't agree to the other one's call?
they put a rattle inside the ball. fascinating
Blind Tennis Balls or "Sound Balls" are oversize foam quick start balls that are cut in half, then a ping pong ball with three bbs inside is placed in the hollowed out core. Then athletic tape is wrapped around the seam.
Their movement is better than mine!
Is the advice to "keep your ear" on the ball?
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