How to Manage Your Nerves in Matches Do you get nervous before a tennis match? Well good, you should have some level of excitement prior to playing. Too many tennis players feel they must be fully relaxed in order to play their best tennis. But not every tennis player needs to be relaxed... In fact, when you are buying into I-must-be myth, … [Read more...] about Do You Feel Nervous Before a Tennis Match?
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What Happens When Tennis Players Choke? What does it mean to choke in tennis? The term “choke” comes from the concept that you feel like you can’t breathe, or someone is strangling you, when under pressure; a lack of oxygen. But choking has a wider meaning in sports… Choking is when an tennis player, who is talented and motivated to achieve … [Read more...] about Do You Choke in Matches?
Playing Confident Tennis Under Pressure A tournament is a tournament... A match is a match, no matter if you are playing the best player in the world... Or are playing in a final... Or are playing in front of your entire friends and family... Or would move up in the rankings if you were to win... Or are playing in the biggest … [Read more...] about Playing Great Tennis When It’s More Important to You