Tennis – One-Handed Backhand

Technical Tennis as Art

by evvy

Developing a One Handed backhand

A Complete, jargon-free, animated/illustrated guide to developing a top quality one-handed backhand tennis stroke… from scratch.
For Players, Parents and non-specialist Teachers. No prior knowledge required.

Backhand x 1 – Thumb a Ride


A Principled Theory as fact

Backhand x 1 – Connect a Trois


Same Rule, Different Side

Backhand x 1 – Turned


Now Even More Essential

Backhand x 1 – Trigger Happy


Cocking the Trigger

Backhand x 1 – Trigger Happy 2


Going the Extra Mile (or meter)

Backhand x 1 – Two Shapes


Two Shapes for Brother Boris

Backhand x 1 – Unforgiven


The Achilles Elbow

Backhand x 1 – Techie Theatre


Theatrical Elaboration

Backhand x 1 – Steady ‘Eady


‘ AJourney around My Body’

Backhand x 1 – ‘On Line Three’


An Open and Closed Case on the Forehand

Backhand x 1 – Dropping Anchor


‘Hold those Lines!’ (well, two at least)