The third piece of our volley drill progression, this one has us back on the baseline. Remember to have some patience. You may not get it right the first time, but keep practicing and you'll get there. Have a great weekend!!   Monday - https://iplaytennis.com/fipt-general-free/beginner-volleys-drills-week-2-part-1-lets-play-catch/ Wednesday - https://iplaytennis.com/fipt-general-free/beginner-volleys-drills-week-2-part-1-lets-play-catch-2/

Continue Reading Beginner Volleys: Drills – Part 3 – “From the Baseline”

This is the second progression in our volley series. Working with a partner, we simply toss the ball to one another, allowing for good contact and good form, building comfort and confidence. For more on volleys and some of the other basic strokes: https://iplaytennis.com/learn/the-basics/

Continue Reading Beginner Volleys: Drills – Part 2 – “Toss and Bump”

Now that we know how to hit a volley, let's start with some simple drills to help practice them. Today, all we're doing is playing catch. This helps us work on our hand-eye coordination, our movement, and our ability to keep our hands up and out in front of us. Check it out. If you missed last weeks videos, check them out at iplaytennis.com.

Continue Reading Beginner Volleys: Drills – Part 1 – “Let’s Play Catch”