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Watching the 2017 Davis Cup after Coaches Training

Blue Chip Tennis Coaches Training at the Davis Cup

Blue Chip Tennis Coaches Tim Bainton and Jeremy were involved in the USTA High Performance Continuing Education Program February 3-5, 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. The tennis coaches training program was held in conjunction with the Davis Cup, which USA won!

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Blue Chip Tennis Programs at Worldgate Tennis Herndon Va

Worldgate Tennis is Heating Up With Blue Chip Tennis Academy!

Worldgate Tennis in Herndon, Virginia heats up in winter because it’s the perfect time to play indoor tennis! The kids look forward to playing in tournaments as a part of the Blue Chip Tennis Academy Junior Tennis Player Pathway.

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Tim Bainton receiving Professional Tennis Registry Award for Virginia

Tim Bainton Named Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) Member of the Year for the State of Virginia

During the 2017 Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) Symposium annual awards Tim Bainton won Virginia Member of the Year. This award is presented to a PTR member who has shown dedication and diligence in promoting and supporting tennis and PTR.

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Want to Play College Tennis? Use YouTube to Nab a Scholarship!

USTPA and Blue Chip Tennis Academy pro Farley Youman explains how to find and use the best video clips showcasing tennis skills, then edit them together and send the YouTube link to college tennis coaches. Show off and score a scholarship!

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Farley Youman provides tennis tips for the best tennis serve toss

Tennis Tip: The Most Important Ingredients to a Great Tennis Serve Toss

Blue Chip Tennis Coach Farley Youman says the “Most important ‘ingredient’ to a great tennis serve starts with a great toss.” Find out his four great ways to practice your tennis serve toss and help you deliver a smashing tennis serve on court or at home!

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BCTA Burke Junior Tennis Player Wins Little Mo Mid-Atlantic Sectionals

Blue Chip Junior Tennis Player: Sofia Raval Junior tennis player, Sofia Raval, age 9, competed in the Little Mo’s Mid-Atlantic Sectionals Girls Championship and took home first place in the Girls’ 10U category.  The tournament was held from June 4 –June 5, 2016 in Haymarket, VA. Sofia has been participating in Blue Chip’s Tennis clinics at […]

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Mount Vernon Athletic Club Tennis Pro Jeremy Carl

Tennis Strategy Tips for Net Play

These tennis strategy tips will help you improve your volleys by changing the placement of your volleys. This will be beneficial because it will allow you to be in better position.

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Mount Vernon Athletic Club Tennis Pro Jeremy Carl

Tennis Tip: Racquet Care

Tips for tennis racquets. Treat your racquet right with these Do’s and don’ts and your racquet will “return” the favor!

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Mount Vernon tennis pro Jeremy Carl

Tennis Tip: Groundstroke Swing Path

Angle of Attack Attack From Low To High On groundstrokes, the swing path for both the forehand and backhand should be low to high.  This upward angle of attack will ensure that you lift the ball over the net and it helps create topspin. So next time you play, be aware of how your racquet […]

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Mount Vernon tennis pro Jeremy Carl

VA Tennis Tip: Think Like A Basketball Player

VA Tennis Tip Tuesday – DOUBLES STRATEGY Switch up your mentality and think of tennis with a basketball player mindset. Think Like a Basketball player? Yes, you heard right. If you watch a good basketball team one big factor stands out – all the players are constantly moving and looking to help out their teammates. The […]

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