Of all the training regimens for effective competitive play, an
often-overlooked practice tool is the backboard. At Patch Reef
Tennis Center there are four hitting backboards. There is no
charge to use these walls. Backboards are recognized as
important additions to everyday practice routines for both
beginners and those developing their game. Professionals use a
backboard for training, warm up, concentration, and generally for
grooving their strokes for competition and improvement. The
backboard can be a real workout! It can be challenging and help
you gain confidence in yourself and your own game. You can even
use the backboard when your regular practice partner is unavailable, or, when you have extra energy to expend when you are
on your own. The regular use of the backboard can be one of the more sound decisions that you will make as a practice
routine for ongoing tennis improvement. And it can be great fun! A great challenge too!
The backboard is a great place to develop:
Set the goals that are important to you and your own individual improvement!