Rally Cross-Court And Surprise Down The Line

category: Forehand-Drills

Tennis Rally cross-court and surprise down the line Forehand Drills 2 players rally together in cross court direction. Player A picks the right momen...

Down The Line

category: Forehand-Backhand-Drill

Tennis Down the line Forehand & Backhand Drill Coach feeds alternate ball 1 forehand followed by on backhand. Players hit two shots each before going...

Returning A Drop Shot Down The Line

category: Movement

Tennis Returning a drop shot down the line Movement Coach stands close to the net and feeds balls close to the net on the player's side of the court ...

Running Forehand Down The Line

category: Volley-Drills

Tennis Running forehand down the line Volley Drills The player stands on the baseline, and the coach feeds a medium-pace ball to the forehand side.

Slice And Cut It Down The Line

category: Serve-and-Return

Tennis Slice and cut it down the line Serve and Return Player A executes wide slice serve from the deuce side. Player B hits forehand cross court ret...

Long And Short Down The Line

category: Attacking

Tennis Long and short down the line Attacking -The Coach feeds (i) long then (ii) short. -Each player has two shots,both must go down the line. -Play...

Confidence Hitting Down The Line

category: Passing-Shots-Drills

Tennis Confidence hitting down the line Passing Shots Drills Set up two sets of cones around 1metre inside the service line, either side of the coach...

Web Videos

Down the line shots

In this video I explain some of the adjustments necessary to hit aggressive down the line shots in Tennis.


Tactical basics for effective match play

Understand tactical plays to create an advantage on the court by playing shots with a good depth to allow the player to approach the net and finish th...


The Real World of Volleys

Movement, anticipation and touch are all vital to the success of volleying from any part of the court. Develop each aspect with a variety of volleying...



Community Drills

3 Player Rally

Player 1 rallys from the baseline, cross court (CC), down the line (DTL). When rally ends, players rotate.* Begin with consistant, comfortable s...

Activity 1

Different Returns Down the line aggressive returns Cross court as a safe returns Red cone Cross Court Blue Cone Down the line Players play out the poi...

Mini Tennis

Mini Tennis Down the line. Lots of footwork—no missed split steps.