Category Archives: General Tennis

How To Volley

Danie Visser

Monday morning started off at a cool 59 degrees and the temperature warmed up to the low 70s for our morning of training, team positioning, and drills.  A stated goal for the morning is “don’t work too hard” (save yourself for the afternoon doubles match and two-a-day matches that start on Tuesday).  Continue reading

John Newcombe Fantasy Camp Sunday, Day 1

John, Rich, me, Willy & Tom

It is that time: the start of “the best week of my tennis year!” The travel to my 14th year at the Fantasy Tennis Camp was once again in the luxury of “AirBerry” (Pelican Bay friend John Berry); so John, Willy Hoffmann, Rich Tarantino, Tom Mackessy (new addition) and I took off from Naples Airport at 1 p.m. for the 2.5 hour flight to a small airfield in New Braunfels, Texas. Continue reading