10 And Under - QuickStart Tennis Drills

  • Teaching Kids To Play QuickStart Tennis
    5-10 kids coming into a beginning level. There are levels with QuickStart that they can progress through. When teaching tennis through QuickStart they learn the fundamentals, but also sportsmanship, tournament play, etc.
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  • Drills - Ages 5 & 6: Jacks
    Hit the ball up, control the ball up in the air and then catch it.
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  • Drills - Ages 5 & 6: Call My Name
    Stand backwards and then call the team members name. Turn to catch the ball. Helps with positioning.
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  • Drills - Ages 5 & 6: Bungee Jump
    Done with the ball and the racquet. Hold the ball on the racquet, then bungee jump dropping the racquet to the ground. Then bring it back up quickly to catch the ball with your hand and racquet. Helps with control.
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  • Drills - Ages 7 & 8: Instant Rally Progression
    The foundation is to learn the forehand. It is called self rally, to just hold your grip and to hit the ball up in the air consistently. Then move into doing this with a partner, progression. Then move to it going over the line. Then last go over the net.
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  • Drills - Ages 7 & 8: Continuous Rally
    See how long the rally can go over the net between two partners. Start the rally with the person who missed the ball before. See how many times you can hit it over the net.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 7 & 8: Four Square
    Playground game. There are 4 players, 4 squares and the ball must land in each box. Be in ready position.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 7 & 8: Six Serve Options
    The serve starts the point and the rules say a serve must be hit without touching the ground. In QuickStart the coach can teach this 6 different ways to get the serve in to start the point.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 7 & 8: Ball Drop
    To help with movement, ball drop allows players to run to get to the ball on one bounce.
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  • Drills - Ages 9 & 10: Champion Of The Court
    Champion is a favorite game. Champion on one side, versus the challengers. Drop the ball and start the point. Play the point to see if the Champion wins. If they do they stay, if they lose they get replaced.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 9 & 10: Approach Shot & Volley
    Once they hit the approach shot, then they need to hit the volley. Approach shot hit down the line and the volley hit into the open court.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 9 & 10: Approach Shot
    Get the youth to the net. Run through the ball and make sure to split step once at the net. Ready to make the volley.
    STEP : video

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  • Drills - Ages 9 & 10: Champs And Chumps
    Being with a serve to start the point. Move around the court depending if you win or lose the point.
    STEP : video

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Description: Learn tennis drills to coach with during a QuickStart Lesson.

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Kristin MMarie Kristin MMarie

May 25, 2011

Helpful for teaching the little ones! Thanks!

Awesome start for tennis drills for QuickStart Tennis. When I started teaching tennis I went to this playlist to help me break down my daily tennis session. I think there need to be videos also on how to work with the children, because as I found out quickly they need motivation and guidance through each lesson.

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