Confronting Gamesmanship

Confronting Gamesmanship Q: How do we begin to educate our daughter about cheaters? A: Communicating about possible/probable scenarios and pre-setting your child’s correct response (protocols) is a great start.  Rehearse the solutions by setting up actual practice sets whereby the opponent is allowed to apply gamesmanship and your child has to rehearse their response sequence. .. read more

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Tennis Gamesmanship

Let’s begin by clarifying. Handling gamesmanship is not just mental toughness, it is emotional toughness as well. Building the emotional muscles are learned behaviors. This month’s newsletter will assist you the parent in developing your child’s protocols essential to handling psychological warfare.   You may wonder when and why gamesmanship tactics are employed in match play?    Gamesmanship tactics routinely begin .. read more