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Old 12-30-2012, 03:36 PM   #94
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Originally Posted by ski racer View Post
Toly, could you explain how one could practically employ arm and wrist to increase racquet head speed? specifically what is upper arm horizontal flexion, internal roatation and how could these be applied to ones game?

Internal shoulder rotation is counterclockwise upper arm rotation.

In picture below Serena Williams is trying to hit hard FH winner. Here is original video

Her main armís motions around contact are:
1. Arm flexion.
2. Internal shoulder rotation.
3. Forearm pronation.
4. Wrist ulnar deviation.
Anatoly Antipin - one of the most delicate tennis players in the world.

Last edited by toly : 01-01-2013 at 02:44 PM.
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