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Old 01-21-2013, 10:30 AM   #16
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Originally Posted by SoCal10s View Post
I'm watching the Aussie Open and seeing Frenchies everywhere... what is the French Tennis federation doing so right ? can the USTA copy ? it looks like France and Spain even to some extent Australia are putting up some decent players for the near future..
France has more serious tennis players than America. They take the game more seriously.
France's centralized national sports school/program identifies promising juniors early.

Spain, slowing of all courts, (hard, grass) suites their "grinding" style of play.

American style is and should always be the "attacking" game, slow courts work against us.

American coaches have no passion for the game anymore, they are more concerned about the, "ALMIGHTY DOLLAR".
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