Pickleball Strategy Guide

Pickleball Strategy Guide by Coach Mo

Pickleball Serving Techniques

1. Use a bowling motion. 2. Point yoiur paddle toward the ground with bent knees. 3. Toss the ball in front of your body in the direction of target. Your target should be the very center of the serving box. This will give you a lot of leeway for error. Never Ever miss your serve […]

Groundstroke Stances

A backhand ground stroke can be hit from an open or a closed stance. The Closed-stance is used most often. The player runs to a spot where the ball will be as close to waist high as possible and sets both his feet shoulder width apart and parallel to the net. He then steps toward […]

Play the Wind

Which direction should you hit toward with the wind or against the wind is a personal thing. There is no right or wrong, it is a personal thing. Types of Wind: 1. A steady wind in your face is excellent for a person who likes to lob. 2. A heavy wind in your face is […]

Anticipate Out Balls

Try to anticipate when your opponents are about to hit an out of bound balls. Know when to expect an out of bounds ball before your opponents even touch the ball. Things to take into consideration when anticipating an out ball from your opponent. Is the wind at your opponent’s back? Is your opponent swinging […]