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Compete Like a Champion

Mar 23, 2020

With the coronavirus pandemic hitting the United States competitions have been suspended around the world. It can be an anxiety-provoking time as life changes with the unknown of the impact of the virus, increased social distancing and a loss in opportunities to compete. The team discusses different ways to manage this major lifestyle change, especially for tennis players who will not be playing a tournament for some time. Ideas for how to continue working and getting better as a tennis athlete are discussed as Coach Johnny and Dr. L emphasize being creative, flexible and understanding. Parents and coaches are also encouraged to listen, since we discuss ways to work from home and how to deal with this tragic time period.


  • Dr. Larry Lauer - @LarryLauer
  • Coach Parkes - @johnnyparkes1
  • Team USA Tennis - @teamusatennis
  • Coach Parkes - @johnny_parkes