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Ideal for young players just starting out. Group sessions are a little less pressured with a lot more fun!

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Fundamental Skills Development

We help your kids from a very young age develop their balance, coordination and motor skills while having fun with the ITF Play & Stay method.

MATCHPOINT” seminar/training & development camp

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Alderd Burden had the opportunity of attending the “MATCHPOINT” seminar/training & development camp and rubbed shoulders with some VIP’s of tennis!!!!

WHAT IS MATCHPOINT???

Is a foundation which creates a platform where current and former SA players share their knowledge and experience with up and coming players, coaches and parents.  Topics discussed amongst others were:

          Mental coaching

          Nutrition

          Planning for training/matches/tournaments

          Injury/Rehabilitation

          Exercise

INTERESTING FACTS……

5 KEY ATTRIBUTES A HIGH PERFORMANCE PLAYERS SHOULD PORTRAY

          Self motivated

          Resilience

          Adaptability

          Worth Ethic

          Teachability

5 KEY ATTRIBUTES FOR A GOOD COACH/PLAYER RELATIONSHIP

          Continuous communication

          Mutual respect

          Matching commitment

          Clear plan

          Definite boundaries

PICTURE 1 Corin & Burden with Michael de Jongh (who coached a.o. Martina Navratilova, Mary Pierce and Amanda Coetser)

PICTURE 2 Corin & Burden with John-Laffnie de Jager (CEO of matchpoint and also reached the semi-finals of 3 grand slam men’s doubles, finals of 2 mixed doubles and semi-finals of the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games.  He coaches Daniela Hantuchova on the WTA Tour)

PICTURES 3,4,5 Training @ Matchpoint Camp

PICTURE 6  We see our very own Jannie Putter also in attendance

PICTURE 7 Rob Koenig – the voice of tennis (commentator of all Grand Slam)

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Author: Burden