Originally Posted by Ronaldo
Get instruction and drill, play points at least once a week. You hate it but worth it in the long run. Like 5-20 yrs later.
I think you're right, on both counts (hating it and it being good for me in the long run). Perhaps I'll see how the first year goes without drilling/instruction, sort of as a baseline (my "before" state to which I can compare my "after" state). Then take a doubles clinic or something next summer.