CTM - the “Congruent Tennis Model” through an Advanced Tennis Foundation
The central idea behind ATF tennis is that a coach should start all players with an ‘advanced foundation’ for every aspect of their game
“The Best Tennis Instruction Book by a Parent/Coach Never Published”
Charles’ 1926 story of how he supervised his daughter’s rise to #1 is worth studying for parents who want to be involved in coach their kids
Next Level Spin Production-- Intro to the ‘Fade and Draw’ in Congruent Tennis
The third and most specialized ability needed to complete the Shot Matching Cycle is to understand the “Fade vs Draw” spins
Oppressive Information Advantage: The Holy Grail of Competitive Edges
An information advantage is when a competitor utilizes data and knowledge in a way that provides a competitive edge. The advantage may...
Developing Players within the Advanced Foundation By David W. Smith
As we move out of the mess of the pandemic of 2020, we need to look forward to how tennis can—and should—look in the coming generation. ...