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Old 12-02-2012, 06:10 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by GB Tennis View Post
The challenge is adapting between ball and surface during what is a hot spot time in the GB season. Last year he was out on the clay at Sanchez Casal on yellow ball (the ITF mandate clearly not landing in Spain yet) and flew back to compete in the national winter tour (orange ball indoor). Results were depressingly predictable!
I could see why the video would be attractive to a 10 year old. I think it is over the top. I hope other tennis parents out there think long and hard about whether this level of training and motivation is in the long term interests of a 10 year old. That being said, I am sure you have thought a lot about this and are doing what you believe is right. Good luck in your journey.
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