Originally Posted by Torres
Even playing against the #1 women's singles player at my club, every groundstroke she hits results in a pressuring ball. Consistently heavy, consistently deep. Her forehand is superb and yet she's skinnier than me and plays with a light stick than me. Just goes to show how much of a difference a lifetime of technique development and grooved mecahnics makes.
Just goes to show you we spend WAY TOO MUCH time, money, energy, etc. on equipment such as rackets, strings, shoes, dampeners instead of working on the fundamentals. I, for one, am completely guilty.