Originally Posted by chico9166
Toly, you should join Tennisplayer and read Brian Gordon's articles on the forehand...I think you would enjoy is biomechanical perspective...Btw, if i understand you correctly, you are essentially correct with your observation.
Active wrist usage is a requirement to counter the rotational force created as the racquet rotates around the hand....Much of wrist movement is for proper racquet face orientation and for directional/shot line purposes.
haha. he won't. I've been telling him the same forever. This is the 'mental block' i was referring to regarding the subject at hand, literally. The inability to see other possibilities outside of one's own experience. No offense to you Toly.