The Tennis Parent’s Bible

Interview with Tennis Parent Coach Steve Johnson: Part 2

I’m excited to share Part 2 of my Steve Johnson Interview. This information exchange shares a wide range of topics from tournament travel, high school tennis, college tennis to terrific pearls of wisdom for parents and coaches. What is your opinion on pre-match preparation (Being present to win)? Let me answer this question as it .. read more

Interview with Tennis Parent Coach Steve Johnson

Steve Johnson Sr. Interview Questions Steve Johnson Insights For those of you in the dark, Steve’s son Steve Johnson Jr. (Stevie), is a Southern California Junior National Champion, an NCAA Champion twice and at the age of 24 is currently ranked #67 on the ATP Pro Tour. This makes my friend Steve Sr. one of .. read more

Causes of Lack of Mental Toughness

   If I had a dime for every phone call I received like this… “Hello” “Hi my name is Mrs. Johansson. My child lost to a nobody again!  I hear that you can help.” Her voice cracks as she chokes back her emotions, “Chloe is so good but chokes and loses to seemingly less talented player? .. read more

Practice with Purpose

The following post is an excerpt from The Tennis Parent’s Bible.  I have just updated my web site and I will be re-posting the blogs that have been deleted.  Thanks for visiting, Frank It’s Friday, the day before a local junior event, John the young hitting pro carefully feeds balls waist level, in the perfect .. read more