Australian Open January 13 - 26, 2014
. . . to NorthEast Tennis Magazine's official website.
Starting the Year off Down Under!
Are you ready for some Tennis?!!! The Australian Open is just days away . . . Here's a video to help you get psyched for the first Slam of the New Year!
FPP (Fantastic Points Played!)
Check out this fantastic point between Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic during the 2013 US Open! Rallying 54 shots between them, Nadal doesn't win the point, but he goes on to win the championship!
Check out Andy Murray's New Book
Andy Murray has a new book, Seventy-Seven, that hit bookstores in November. "The book takes you on a personal journey through his career, focusing on the last two dramatic years, he shares his thoughts on the pivotal moments of his playing career and allows a glimpse into his world - his intense training regime, his close-knit team and his mental and physical battle to get to the top." Click here to read an excerpt from his new book that speaks to his Olympic run.
NorthEast Tennis Central
Who doesn’t want to be faster on the tennis court, have more power and move like a cat on the court? We all strive to become the best player we can be, but are you exercising properly to improve your tennis? [ more ]
Underrated, underused and certainly under appreciated. Why is it that the lob is the derelict of all tennis shots? Let's talk about using the lob as an effective means of winning points against opponents that like to play at the net. [ more ]
Stress is a very common problem that affects us all at some point in our lives. What stresses you out? Let's focus on managing or coping with stress to improve your mental and physical well being - and your tennis game. [ more ]
Ever hit a ball and you think it will be a good shot, only for it to wind up in the net or sailing wide? Then, do you look at your racquet head? Next time try looking at your feet. [ more ]