Shadow Swings with Resistance

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo     A resistance elestic band is an excellent way to overload the muslces while the player performs his/her normal movement pattern. In this drill the player has a resistance band attached to his waist and and stands on the middle of the court …

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Lateral Cone Slalom with Forward Sprint

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo The player runs laterally zigzagging through a cone line. At the end o the line, the player turns around and sprints. The player should try to do this exercise as fast as possible.   Training goal: This drill is designed to work on agility …

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In and Out of the Square

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo A player moves in and out of a square on the ground. The idea is for the player to move quickly with short steps in al directions.   Training goal: This drill is designed to work on agility and speed Load and Reps:  The …

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Quick Side Steps with Changes of Direction

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo A player moves with short quick side steps on a line marked by cones. The player changes direction at each cone and sprints back at the end of the line.   Training goal: This drill is designed to work on agility and speed Load …

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Forward and Backward Sprints

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo A player runs forwards and backwards on a line marked by cones. The player changes direction at each cone and sprints back after reaching the end of the line.   Training goal: This drill is designed to work on agility and speed Load and …

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Figure “8”

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo Players run around two cones in a figure 8 pattern   Training goal: This drill is designed to work on agility and speed. Load and Reps:  The player should try to run around the cones at maximum speed fro 10 to 20 seconds and …

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Arm and Leg Coordination with the Agility Ladder

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo Working on backward movement coordination should be standard in any conditioning program.  Jürgen Müller and Rainer Öhler show a couple of drills to work on leg/arm coordination.  These exercises are ideal for warm up or as part of a physical fitness program. First,  the …

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Group Warm up – Two-legged Jump and Lateral Sprints

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo Jumps with lateral sprints are a good way to warm up. Although they are also an important part of a fitness program for tennis. The coach lines up 4 hurdles from the baseline to the net through the middle of the court, and cones …

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Reaction: Stepping on Targets on Command

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By loading the video, you agree to Vimeo’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video Always unblock Vimeo Our players should react to a verbal signal from the coach and move as quickly as possible to tap different color targets with their foot. To make the drill harder the player can also be instructed to touch the opposite color to the one …

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