Tennis Tips & Tricks from the JKST Tennis Professionals

October 5, 2018

Meet Nic, the newest Tennis Pro to come on board at the Gulph Mills Tennis Club. Nic hales from the Eastern Cape of South Africa and is fluent in two languages. He has been playing tennis since his father taught him at just 3 years old. He has been in love with tenni...

May 23, 2017

Are you interested in becoming an athlete? Do you face a unique disability that makes the going tough sometimes? For some reason, these hardships fail to discourage you. Instead, you want to rise up and overcome every obstacle placed in your way.

Fortunately, just as se...

April 24, 2017

When it comes to doubles, there are 10 things that come to mind as my favorites.

  1. One good angle deserves another

  2. Down the middle solves the riddle

  3. Need to lob? Better be high and deep

  4. First serve in. Period.

  5. Get return of serve over and in and cr...

April 24, 2017

If you haven’t played organized sports, there is a chance you aren’t familiar with Title IX, a law that went into effect in 1972 requiring universities that wanted government funding to fund men’s and women’s sports teams equally. This meant that collegiate scholarship...

February 16, 2017

Below are a few key points that are essential to playing effective doubles:

  • Serve-Two areas of importance about the serve in doubles are first serve percentage and serve location.

    • First Serve Percentage-Having a high first serve percentage is important becau...

February 9, 2017

Building confidence has been a conversation that has been going on since I picked up a tennis racquet for the first time. However, with many sides to this conversation, many ask, “What is true and who should I listen to?”

The number one problem is that most players try...

December 14, 2016

The staff at JKST gets many questions about our 10 and Under Tennis Program. Most questions fall along the lines of “what should my child expect?” We seriously don’t want to give off the impression that your small child will be playing like Serena Williams after their...

November 3, 2016

The serve is the most important shot in tennis as it starts off a point. How important it is to place your serve in a match is not often discussed. The names of the three directions that you can place your serve are: out wide, down the T, and into the body. These three...

October 28, 2016

How many times have you promised yourself “seriously, I’ll start tomorrow”, whether you’re starting a new diet, workout routine, or a major lifestyle change? However, when tomorrow comes what are the chances you’ll actually start? Sorry if we hit a sore spot, but let’s...

October 6, 2016

The leaves are changing, the sun is setting earlier and the weather is getting chillier. However, a tennis player still has the luxury of playing both inside or outside. One may ask, “Is there even a difference?” or “What’s the big deal between playing inside or outsid...

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