In this excerpt from our course "The Seven Serve Death Moves - And How To Eliminate Them!", Coach Kyril explains and demonstrates the proper position for your feet at the baseline when you prepare to serve, how to relates to your body position and why it is so important!
Showing your opponents different types of serves will help you keep them off-balance and YOU in control of your service games. By knowing the best place to toss the ball for maximum effectiveness with your different serves, YOU will get the edge you need to hold your service games more easily!
Here's Mauro working with one of his students, Eliana. Note how Mauro helps Eliana understand the relationship between her toss, racket drop and timing. Good stuff here, folks!
Why we have to hit UP on the tennis ball to get it to go DOWN into the court! (Part 1)
Why we have to hit UP on the tennis ball to get it to go DOWN into the court! (Part 2)
Here are some ad court service placement strategies. We must get our mind thinking about OPPORTUNITY when we serve to the ad court...and here's how to do it!
In this video, you will discover how a ‘loose’ arm and pronation will keep you serving all day long – WITHOUT tearing up your shoulder!
The "Bo" BS way to hit a slice serve? You'll know what I mean when you see the intro...but here's a SERIOUSLY sick way to make your slice serve slice a WHOLE lot more than normal! (Part 1)
Here are the drills you need to do - along with explanations and demonstrations - to start kicking some serious BOOTAY with your slice serve!
Here is the BEST way to toss a tennis ball so it goes where you WANT it to go! This is important stuff here, because when you can toss the ball where you want to - at will - you can hit the serve you want AT WILL!
In this video, I break down what a powerful serve looks like - and analyze it in a way that you can understand! NOTE: I recorded this in 2008, and part 2 of this video was erased many years ago accidentally - but do not fear! It is explained to you in your Secrets Of The Power Serve course, available to you in the Vault Members Area 🙂
Mauro is here to explain - and demonstrate - you how to REALLY ramp up your kick serve by using your legs! The 'how & why' is revealed to you here and now!
Here is the FIRST video of a series that I shot in 2008 that explains and demonstrates pronation - and a drill you can do to get the 'feel' of it. The audio is horrible, but once you start this series, keep going! You will be glad you did!
Now we take our racket and do something we probably haven't done before...but this is how we get results! We get the FEEL of what it's like to do what we've never done before! DO THIS and 'feel' the light bulb go off in your mind and body! YOU will know what it feels like to 'do it right'!
Time for some drills! You really, in you heart of hearts, know that ANYTHING worth doing is worth doing RIGHT, right? Here I show you the drills that will get YOU hitting a serve so comfortably that double-faulting will be the LAST thing on your mind!
Time to ramp things up! Now we are going to discover the relationship between UPWARD pronation and FORWARD pronation - and how that relationship will help YOU discover how to 'feel' the difference between hitting a heavy spin serve and a big flat serve!
Now it's time to throw some POWER behind this serve...when you execute this drill properly and in BALANCE, you will feel what the pros feel when they serve! Let's get to it!!!
If you've never understood the principles behind how and why a kick serve works, then today's the day you discover it! In this short video, I explain and demonstrate what a kick serve is and what it does - and how YOU can do it too!
In this video I explain and demonstrate the basic differences between slice, topspin and kick serves - how the ball rotates and what it does when it lands in the court. This will give you some real insight and some things to look for the next time you watch a tennis match on TV!
You need a good pre-shot routine. The pros do it and you should too! Mauro explains and demonstrates a GREAT way to get prepared to serve - one that will really help with your consistency!
The serve is all about timing - and this video is going to show you one way to time your serve better!
If your opponent is consistently returning your serve, you need to mix things up a bit to keep them off-balance. In this video, Coach Mauro is going to show you a good way to do it!
When hitting any tennis shot, we need to keep our head still at contact so that we stay balanced and unload efficiently into the ball. The serve is no different! Mauro is going to show you the 'how and why' behind doing it with your serve!
You're serving. The score is 30-40. You just missed your first serve. How do you make sure you get your second serve in without it getting DESTROYED by your opponent? Mauro is here to help you out!
Which stance should you use when you serve - a pinpoint or a platform stance? Mauro delves into explaining and demonstrating the difference between the two so YOU can decide which one best suits YOU!
Consistency. We strive for it with for forehands, backhands, volleys and serves. Speaking of which...a consistent serve is the result of a consistent swing. HOWEVER...the TOSS determines your swing path! So...in this video Coach Mauro is going to show you how to get a consistent toss - which will in turn allow you to start getting your serves 'in' more often!