tennis lessons

New Updates Area

Come back often to see current information from Pure Tennis on many subjects including cancellations, changes, etc.

Read More

The Approach Shot

The Approach Shot

What is an approach shot, and what should you know about it? An approach shot is the shot you hit that will bring you to the net. An illustration of this would be playing singles and rallying from the baseline waiting for a short ball. When you get a short ball you hit an approach shot and move up to the net. The same thing is true for doubles if you play back on the baseline. When you receive a...

Read More

Having Trouble Improving? Take a Private Lesson!

Having Trouble Improving? Take a Private Lesson!

Sometimes you need a little more attention and work to get over a sticking point. Maybe it’s trying to hit more topspin on your backhand, hitting a kick serve or developing a strategy. Taking a private lesson can be an efficient and fun way to improve your tennis. We can set it up to fit your schedule and concerns (and we’ll keep it quiet if you want to surprise a friend or an...

Read More

Play from Your Partner’s Position

Play from Your Partner’s Position

Playing great doubles is mostly about position. A good tip is to try to anticipate what shot your partner will hit by imagining yourself in her position. For example, what should you do if you’re in the up position and your partner in the back position and is forced really wide? Anticipate the possible return options she has (lob, down the line) and move to the best position (back and...

Read More