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Compete Like a Champion

Jun 24, 2019

The Head of Women’s Tennis at USTA Player Development and Fed Cup Captain, Kathy Rinaldi delves into her leadership philosophy and style. She discusses what drives her to dedicate her life to working with American tennis players and how to get the most out of this generation of young athletes.

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Jun 17, 2019

The Head of Men’s Tennis at USTA Player Development, Kent Kinnear outlines his leadership style and philosophy in the increasingly competitive, international game of tennis. He also discusses how to communicate with coaches and players, and set them up for success.

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Jun 10, 2019

USTA Strength Coach, Craig Acker drops by to talk with Coach Johnny and Dr. Larry about developing the athleticism of young tennis players. They explore how strength coaches account for differences in growth and maturation, as well as practical ways to work on the ABCs of athletic development.

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Jun 3, 2019

Our fears often drive us to less than optimal behaviors and performances. In this episode Dr. Larry and Coach Johnny talk about the fears that keep tennis players up at night, how to embrace them, and how to perform well despite being afraid.

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