Tennis Drill Demonstration

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Introductory Session

Get to know your players at the start of a coaching program and assess their ability while making it fun in this introductory session!

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Separate the whole group into teams of around 5-6. Each team nominates a player to feed first.

When ready the feeder throws the ball to each player consecutively until the team has caught 5 balls.

The team getting to 5 first shouts Five Alive and win the first point.

A new feeder is selected by each team, and the next round begins.

Coaching points

  • The drill develops players hand-eye coordination and sending and receiving skills.

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    Five AliveCoordination / Fun GamesTennis Drills Coaching