What’s in the Bag?

What’s in your wallet? ..is an old tag from a commercial–So let’s switch that to -What’s in your racquetball bag? This one never ceases to amaze me–from q-tips to spare car batteries-anyway-I exaggerate a little-but not much! Gloves, rubber bands, grips, racquets(of course) spare shirts, shorts, socks, ankle wrap, neosporin, advil, water, protein drink, (no more »

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Bad Courts with Poor Sports!

Think like the old boy and girl scouts motto–“Be Prepared”! If you are thrown a curve when least expecting, it could create havoc with your concentration. I have seen almost every dirty trick in the book. From hitting a guy in the face with an overhead to win a seniors title, to walking across a more »

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Junior Racquetball Programs!

So let’s look at starting a junior racquetball program! First and foremost: 1. It is a great game and a fun game 2. Make sure the kids learn that 3. After hooking the kids on that fact, you can slowly begin to teach them more fundamentals. I do it by asking the kids, who wants more »

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Is the Problem Mental Or Practice?

Mental toughness is a phrase bandied about rather liberally. I have had many athletes come to me with a reputation of poor mental concentration. In almost every case I found it was not a mental problem, but a practice problem. If you are not logging your hours on the court, you will not be performing more »

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Kane Bio, Sport Net Canada

This Coaching Academy is strongly tied to Kane Waselenchuk. The reporter from Sport Canada interviewed me for over an hour and was very thorough. One of the best articles about the greatest to ever play our sport. Go back and look carefully at old video and you will see a transformation from incredible athlete to more »

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Para mis amigos entrenadores de America

Puedes cambiar tu juego sin cambiar la mecánica y el juego de pies? La respuesta es sí, por supuesto… ¡bueno, más o menos! Tengo un buen caso de estudio en esto. Un jugador de alto nivel vino a mí y no quería cambiar su derecha ni su revés pero quería mejorar. Cada lección trabajamos en more »

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Meet the Coaches!

I cannot be everywhere at once! Therefore I am beginning to use my pros that I instruct to teach others. That is how I became the Academy instead of the old WintertonRacquetball.Com! This is a group of player/Coaches I recommend. More and more players are beginning to instruct because they need money. My kids instruct because more »

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