25 episodes

Who loves playing adult recreational tennis? Are you a beginner on your first team? This podcast gives advice to beginning players from other adults who started at the lowest level and love playing. It also discusses all things related to adult recreational tennis including interviewing the players and following a few teams.

Second Serve Adult Tennis Stories

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    • 5.0 • 22 Ratings

Who loves playing adult recreational tennis? Are you a beginner on your first team? This podcast gives advice to beginning players from other adults who started at the lowest level and love playing. It also discusses all things related to adult recreational tennis including interviewing the players and following a few teams.

    Advice For Beginners From A Pro's Perspective

    Advice For Beginners From A Pro's Perspective

    When should a beginner sign up for a league?  What grip should you use?  What should you be thinking on the court instead of the score?We are so excited to have Philip on the podcast to discuss these topics and more!Philip is a Pro at the Raleigh...

    • 12 min
    Abilities Tennis Association Of North Carolina

    Abilities Tennis Association Of North Carolina

    We are thrilled to have Lou and Cameron on the podcast to discuss Abilities Tennis Association of North Carolina!  Abilities Tennis serves more than 500 athletes.Lou is the Executive Director,  a 4.5 tennis player, and has received the Adaptive Tennis...

    • 12 min
    So You Want To Be A 4.5 (Advice From A Former College Player)

    So You Want To Be A 4.5 (Advice From A Former College Player)

    Have you ever wanted to be a 4.5?  We are so excited that our friend Mike, a former college player, joined us!  He started playing tennis at the age of eight and grew up playing with James Blake and Thomas Blake.  He discusses advice for adult...

    • 10 min
    Do You Play Adult Recreational Tennis Like A Major League Baseball Pitcher? And Advice For Beginners!

    Do You Play Adult Recreational Tennis Like A Major League Baseball Pitcher? And Advice For Beginners!

    Do you play adult recreational tennis like a major league baseball player?In this episode, Paul discusses how being a major league baseball pitcher has helped him with adult recreational tennis, what is like to play in front of thousands of people, and...

    • 11 min
    Ratings And Should You Appeal Down?

    Ratings And Should You Appeal Down?

    Is it a good idea to appeal down?  Have you been bumped up a level and people no longer want you on their teams?In this episode our good friend Traci discusses ratings and the process to appeal down.  Traci has won states 8 times, competed at World Team...

    • 11 min
    20th Episode - What Have We Learned From Our Friends Who Play Adult Recreational Tennis? (Don't Look At The Ratings Before A Match, Drinking Coke Is Not As Good As Icing, Strings Matter, etc.)

    20th Episode - What Have We Learned From Our Friends Who Play Adult Recreational Tennis? (Don't Look At The Ratings Before A Match, Drinking Coke Is Not As Good As Icing, Strings Matter, etc.)

    In this episode Carolyn and Erin discuss what they've learned from their friends and each other so far and laugh for the majority of the episode!  For example, Erin learned that changing her type of strings can be beneficial and Carolyn realized that...

    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

ScarlettOYella ,

What an awesome duo!

I absolutely love Second Serve podcast. The shows hosts are a great tag team. The content is relevant and very interesting! I also really enjoy the fact that this duo brings real life experiences to the podcast!

jgs251 ,

Nice job

Good podcast! I like the short format and at my level find something of value with most shows. The equipment series with Mike is helpful. Keep them coming.

rmpg73 ,

Absolutely love this podcast

I absolutely love this podcast! As someone who used to play tennis I find the topics to be very helpful and still relatable, and I really like that the episodes are less than 15 minutes. This podcast has made me want to play again!

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