View Single Post
Old 10-22-2012, 03:33 PM   #1
TennisNinja
Hall Of Fame
 
TennisNinja's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Someplace, Somewhere
Posts: 1,522
Default Forehand tips? (Video included)

I know the date is a bit late but I went on vacation and with the beginning of school I never got around to taking the video from my iPhone.

So when I took this video my forehand just felt off for some weird reason and I really couldn't get much power behind it. I get the same feeling sometimes in matches or whatever, and it really throws off my game. I couldn't really find anything specific, even though I did notice a couple things:

1) My feet need to be more active sometimes, but this could be partly because I was on a ball machine and feeling a bit lazy.
2) Takeback could occur earlier.
3) My racket goes up above my head too much.

Background: I play DIII tennis and I'm a sophomore.

That's pretty much it, any advice would be great, thanks! No need to be gentle, some real criticism would be nice as I want to play a lot higher in the lineup this upcoming season.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3gwV-xlcNo
__________________
Wilson BLX Blade 98 strung with Solinco Tour Bite 16 at 52 lbs. My College Tennis Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SfqRalc0V8

Last edited by TennisNinja : 10-22-2012 at 03:43 PM.
TennisNinja is offline   Reply With Quote