Originally Posted by jdubbs
Yeah, Bollettieri definitely hasn't produced ANY players outside of Agassi, Courier, Seles, Pierce, Maria Sharapova, Hingis, Rios and Haas.
i did a bolletieri program many summers ago, and watching sharapova play brings those memories right back. the whole 'turn around, play with strings, walk back to baseline' following a point was a standardized procedure they had us all perform.
fwiw i preferred saddlebrook/hopman's approach.