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Pickleball saved his life. But what is it about our amazing sport that helps people? Join me and special guest Gizmo for a new episode of Pickleball Banter as we discuss pickleball and mental health.
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4 Pro Tips for the Offensive Lob in Pickleball and How to Defend It with Senior Professional Stephanie Lane
The lob in pickleball can be an incredibly effective shot for offense and defense. However, if you want to use it, you must consider 4 things in order for your shot to be successful.
Today I am joined by special guest, Stephanie Lane. Stephanie is a multi-time national champion, a certified master instructor with the IPTPA, and she has mastered the lob.
She will share 4 characteristics of the lob but also we’ll talk about how to defend it. It’s my hope that with this video you will add a new shot to your arsenal and hit lobs that win more points.
The second shot in every pickleball rally carries a lot of weight. Similar to the serve, this shot is overlooked. However, the pickleball return of serve carries more weight because if you miss this shot you lose a point.
Today we’re going to look at a few ways to maximize your return of serve and how to use this critical shot to win more rallies.
Your pickleball serve is a critical shot, but it is often overlooked. If you ignore your serve technique, it can be a source of errors, but if you maximize this shot, it can be a source for smart strategy and setting up a point in your favor.
Today we’re going to look at 8 ways to improve your pickleball serve so you can stay consistent and win more points.
There are skills that anyone can master in pickleball regardless of your ranking, age, or athleticism. One of those skills is letting out-balls fly. Today I’m going to share 6 strategies for detecting and avoiding out-balls, and an exercise that can help you simulate...
Because the sport is growing, any time you join a pickup game of pickleball, there is a good chance you will meet someone new you would have never met otherwise. The social interaction, the community, and the relationships can be one of the most rewarding byproducts of the sport.
But you also have pickleball problems. Just like in any community, group, or family, you are guaranteed to encounter a conflict, a difficult moment, or even a difficult person.
In pickleball, the team that makes the fewest errors will win the majority of the time. However there are a few common errors that hold players back and one in particular is attacking at the wrong time.
Today I’m going to share a very effective pickleball strategy that will help you know when to attack and when to just keep it in play. We’ll also walk through some practical tips to help you play with more consistency and win more points.