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Old 03-03-2013, 05:17 PM   #1
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Default Double bend or straight arm forehand?

How do you hit?

Do you hit a double bend (i.e. elbow bent) or straight arm forehand (when swinging forward)? Have you been taught this, or did it just happen this way?

Coaches, do you teach a particular style?


Bent Elbow:

Straight Arm:

* Let me know if these photos are too big.
Disclaimer: I'm NOT a coach...
Real tennis:

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