An MIT tennis team member hits a forehand.

Jaclyn Cichon, a member of the MIT Women's Tennis Team, in action. (Image courtesy of the MIT Women's Tennis Team.)


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Spring 2007



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Course Description

The goals of this instructional course are to get you started in this wonderful sport and to give you a working knowledge of tennis. It should help you to understand the basics of a sport and how to perform these basics. Most of the course will focus on the basic stroke techniques. Variation to those techniques will be presented, as well as drills and games, so that you can take it to the court. Singles and doubles tactics will be covered as well.

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Carol Matsuzaki. PE.710 Tennis, Spring 2007. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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