Synopses & Reviews
Now you can learn from the most famous and successful coach in tennis Nick Bollettieri has developed and coached many of the world's top players, including Maria Sharapova, Venus and Serena Williams, Tommy Haas, Jelena Jankovic, Andre Agassi, Martina Hingis, Jim Courier, Monica Seles, Anna Kournikova, Marcelo Rios, and Boris Becker. His teaching techniques and effective coaching methods have formed the foundation for these DVDs, letting you share in his world-renowned knowledge.
From tactics to practice and forehands to drop shots, these DVDs bring Bollettieri's teaching to life. This ten-DVD package includes the following:
Practice Drills With a PurposeGet the most out of your practice time using the techniques and training methods proven to achieve the best results. Like a one-on-one lesson with Nick, this DVD gives you an inside look at the IMG-Bollettieri Academy and the kind of practice it takes to develop world-class players. In addition, this DVD includes bonus footage that allows you to go inside the IMG-Bollettieri Academy to get advice on improving commitment, responsibility, and work ethic. Follow the day-by-day building process--including goal setting, attitude, and work habits--as Nick guides you to be the best player you can be. Practice Drills With a Purpose is one of four DVDs that focus on practice tips, strategies, and mental preparation for overall game development.
Building Points and TacticsHit winners instead of errors, and stop giving away points to your opponent Let Nick Bollettieri teach you his four-stage process of building points and using tactical combinations based on your strengths and style of play. With an understanding of the rules of percentage shot selection, you'll learn the concept of building points toward your desired outcome. Building Points and Tactics is one of four DVDs that focus on practice tips, strategies, and mental preparation for overall game development.
Shot Selection and Court PositioningTake the guesswork out of your shot selection and become a more effective player by integrating strategy into your game. Nick will show you how to control points and select winning shots based on your opponent's position on the court and the type of shot you receive. Learn how to recover to the best position and set yourself up to take advantage of each point. Watch the patterns unfold and soon you'll be anticipating shots and hitting more winners than ever before. Shot Selection and Court Positioning is one of four DVDs that focus on practice tips, strategies, and mental preparation for overall game development.
Competitive Club DoublesIf strictly social doubles is not for you, let Nick Bollettieri show you how to become more effective in competitive doubles. Learn match strategy, how to choose the right partner, and how to communicate during a match. Nick demonstrates all the court positions and advanced formations and where, when, why, and how you and your partner should use them. Competitive Club Doubles is one of four DVDs that focus on practice tips, strategies, and mental preparation for overall game development.
Killer ForehandTake your forehand to its maximum potential as Nick shows you the steps to hitting a signature Bollettieri forehand. You'll enjoy this fun and informative approach--covering footwork, balance, racket preparation, and more--designed to build the perfect winning forehand with target training, technique drills, and match simulation. Killer Forehand is one of six DVDs that focus on superior technique for the essential strokes.
Bollistic Backhand Turn your one-handed or two-handed backhand from a defensive shot into a big weapon with Nick Bollettieri's step-by-step stroke improvement program. The target training and match-simulation drills will teach you how to hit an attacking offensive shot. From foundation and footwork to leverage in the stroke, you'll learn to achieve boll-istic results. Bollistic Backhand is one of six DVDs that focus on superior technique for the essential strokes.
Sonic Serve Nick Bollettieri shows you the world's most powerful serves and a step-by-step plan for developing the skills to hit a sonic serve. Learn the correct techniques to spin your opponent off the court or to slam a service winner down the T. Drills to develop your serve are presented in classic Bollettieri style. Sonic Serve is one of six DVDs that focus on superior technique for the essential strokes.
Tenacious Net Play Playing aggressively at the net requires anticipation, good preparation, and proper technique on approach shots, volleys, half volleys, and overheads. Nick shows you the skills and strategies of the attacking player, helping you shape the mentality required to dominate the net. Learn the shot selection patterns and combinations that will make you much more effective as a forcing player. Tenacious Net Play is one of six DVDs that focus on superior technique for the essential strokes.
Right Back Atcha Returns In a world where sonic serves rule the turf, you don't stand a chance without returns that are right back atcha. You'll learn the tools of the trade for breaking serve, including the technique, positioning, and strategies to neutralize the game's biggest weapon. Nick Bollettieri will teach you to step into the box with confidence--the right mind-set for breaking your opponent's serve. Right Back Atcha Returns is one of six DVDs that focus on superior technique for the essential strokes.
Deadly Drop Shots and Lobs The drop shot and lob are two of the most underrated and underutilized shots in tennis. Learn techniques for mastering these specialty shots to undermine the opponent's baseline attack. Nick Bollettieri teaches you why, when, and how to use both shots to add another dimension to your game. Included are examples of strategic shot patterns, along with drills to perfect these valuable shots. Deadly Drop Shots and Lobs is one of six DVDs that focus on superior
Nick Bollettieri has developed and coached nine #1 players in the world - Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Boris Becker, Martina Hingis, Marcelo Rios, and Monica Seles, as well as a multitude of other world-class players, including Tommy Haas, Mary Pierce, Anna Kournikova, Jimmy Arias, Max Mirnyi, Xavier Malisse, Nicole Vaidisova, and Jelena Jankovic, to name a few. His teaching techniques and effective coaching methods have formed the foundation for these DVDs, letting you share in his world-renowned knowledge. This ten-DVD package includes the following DVDs: BOLLISTIC BACKHAND, BUILDING POINTS AND TACTICS, COMPETITIVE CLUB DOUBLES, DEADLY DROP SHOTS AND LOBS, KILLER FOREHAND, PRACTICE DRILLS WITH A PURPOSE, RIGHT BACK ATCHA RETURNS, SHOT SELECTION AND COURT POSITIONING, SONIC SERVE, and TENACIOUS NET PLAY. Human Kinetics DVDs are coded for universal playback and can be played in all regions of the world.