In our series of hijacking visiting relatives and making them teach us stuff…
Enter Victim#2: Uncle Heath, Tennis Expert
Katarina and Sam got some great tips! I probably should have been listening instead of taking pictures, because I’m pretty sure they can now waste me.
When you’re serving overhand, you’ve got to have the V between your thumb and pointer finger on the curved portion of the handle. However….
On a forehand swing, you need the V between your thumb and pointer finger to be on the FLAT side of the racket handle, and then let your fingers wrap around the curved portions to the other side.
Next, let us analyze Sam’s lesson….
Pretty wild swing. Pretty much not hitting anything.
Enter Coach Heath. (cue dramatic reality show music). He whipped him into shape with some tennis drills and…
“Hey, Mom! Let’s play tennis 3 times a week this summer, ‘kay?”
Did I mention I’m going to be toast?
A fitting end to National Tennis Month… and a beginning to Tennis Summer!