Posts filed under: Coaching Articles

Controllable vs. Uncontrollable Factors

Samson Dubina shares how you should deal with Controllable and Uncontrollable Factors in both your training during the year and Performance in a match. Also, check out Samson’s DVD –... Read More

Shadow Strokes

Your imagination is your most powerful tool. Are you using it? Many club level players dream of becoming world-class players with awesome balance, positioning, timing, perfect strokes, ideal placement, and... Read More

3:1 Principle

Samson Dubina shares how you should think about your improvement from a structural point of view. How do you improve your match play in the most time effective manner? This... Read More

Serve Return Simplified

There are 2 primary ways to read the spin – watch the racket and watch the bounce.  The pitfall that devastates most beginner/intermediate players is the timing.  When they don’t... Read More

Serve Return Disasters

“You can’t return that serve!”“I’m sorry!”“You can’t!”“I don’t care if you pay me $1000 for this secret 1-hour lesson.  You can’t consistently return that deep spinny sidespin serve with 10... Read More

Looping Flips

Traditionally most coaches feed multiball flips with their forehands, but when you see a flip during a tournament they mostly come from the backhand side. Check out SDTTA Coach Chance... Read More