Tennis Tips

Tennis New Braunfels, Texas – Newcombe Estate Country Club members here in New Braunfels will enjoy frequent visits with John Newcombe, Cliff Drysdale and their tennis industry friends – a minimum of 2 large legend events on site at the club per year, as well as special offers and discounted pricing to attend tennis retreats nationwide. These are known in tennis circles as “The Best Weeks in Tennis,” and are a special opportunity to relax, enjoy world-class tennis, and make friends with other members of the Tennis Family!

With 16 tennis courts, complimentary match arrangements, 72 hour court reservations for property owners, programming for adults and juniors, leagues, events and social mixers and add in the access to the full service Tennis Pro shop your tennis game is sure to improve.  Here is just a small sample of the great tennis tips you can expect.

Tennis Tips

  • Eight Basic Shots: A competent tennis player has eight basic shots: the serve, forehand, backhand, volley, half-volley, overhead , drop shot, and lob.  Read up on the essentials of each shot.
  • Footwork: Fast or slow, the split step is probably one of the most important concepts of footwork.
  • Playing Doubles: Getting a good partner is just the beginning, strategy and communication are vital.  Read on for more great tips to being a better tennis partner.
  • Preventing Tennis Elbow: Forewarned is forearmed!