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Winning Tennis Paperback – September 1, 1999

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Perlstein has an impressive knowledge of tennis, having combined his experiences as a player, coach, and student of the game in two previous books: Essential Tennis and Winning Doubles. Here, Perlstein analyzes the professionals on the tour, as well as coaches and instructors, developing formulas that he believes will ensure success. The author examines practice routines, shot mechanics, physical conditioning, and match readiness in a step-by-step approach designed to aid competitive players. Although not written with the beginner in mind, this book does emphasize a fundamental that is critical in any sport: mental toughness. Regardless of the level, each athlete must be prepared for the psychological pressures. After reading Perlstein's book, the tennis player will have a clear appreciation of what it takes to win. Buy where demand warrants. (Index not seen.)ALarry Little, Penticton P.L., BC
Copyright 1999 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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A professional coach's guide to winning: preparation and practice, game plans, technique, mental toughness, and much more! Black-and-white photographs.

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Lyons Press; 1st edition (September 1, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1558219005
  • ISBN-13: 978-1558219007
  • Product Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,652,723 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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It has a lot of good tips. It only contains a chapter about stroke techniques. I found them very insightful and useful. It only has a few photos, thought VERY informative.
The problem is the book is too thin for the price. I loved it because I got it from local library.
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