Originally Posted by WoodIndoors
Well, I'm definitely against that kind of behaviour and will not tolerate that from my players. And I'm not sure are those things even related...?
For clarification I'm no American but definitely no Russian either. I just happen to know some Russian tennis families and their academies and that old post was propably a bit overgeneralization.
I'm just thinking what's the route to the top for my girl, if she decides to give it a shot and shows enough talent (at the same time I'm also being a 'massage therapist' for a bit older boy whose "prodigy? - video" his dad posted here year or so ago for comments (dad asked me to thank again for those
Let her play some tournaments and test her skills. You'll see where the holes are and you all can work on that.