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Usta High Performance Tennis: The Serve - Video

Synopsis
Looks at the techniques of consistency, accuracy, disguise, power and variety used by top tennis servers including Pete Sampras, Venus and Seran Williams, Marat Safin, Richard Krajicek, Lindsay Davenport, Mary Pierce and Lleyton Hewitt in action in the US Open. Uses repetition and high-speed camera footage to show the shots in slow motion.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; videocassette VHS 24 min
Year of production
2002
Subjects
Sports science
Keywords
physical education; sports coaching; tennis

Distribution Formats

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£24.94 (inclusive)
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
24 min
Year
2002

Sections

Title
usTA high performance tennis: the serve
Duration
24 mins
Technical information

Publisher

Name

United States Tennis Association

Distributor

Name

Human Kinetics (Europe)

Email
custserv@hkeurope.com
Web
http://www.humankinetics.com External site opens in new window
Phone
0113 255 5665
Fax
0113 255 5885
Address
107 Bradford Road
Stanningley
Leeds
LS28 6AT
Notes
A US company with a UK affiliate specialising in educational materials including DVDs, videotapes and CD-ROMs dealing with all aspects of physical activity including fitness, physical education, sport management, sports medicine, aquatics, dance and kinesiology. Human Kinetics also organises a rolling programme of free, online webinars which cover a variety of topics such as sports, coaching, health, fitness, nutrition, training, physical education, recreation and more. These are recorded for on-demand online viewing after the event. See http://www.humankinetics.com/webinars.

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