Lesson learned…

It’s Saturday morning… I’m with my younger daughter (9 years of age) who has her last tennis practice before the next day tournament. As it ends, I ask Bianca to play a practice match against her older sister, Cezara. Bianca, who lately has been dominating the “battle...

Into the Final for the First Time

When my older daughter turned 10 I knew it was going to be tough to split between the green and orange level tournaments – my younger one was still determined to win an orange tournament before joining her sister to the full court / green level competitions....

I am a “pushy” parent!

The idea to write this article came to me right as I was watching this YouTube video of a 9 year old tennis “prodigy” girl… This particular video was the last drop in the bucket for me regarding a debate that is kind of tabu for a lot of parents and...