MICHAEL CHEN: BEYOND STRATEGY

MICHAEL CHEN: BEYOND STRATEGY

MICHAEL CHEN: BEYOND STRATEGY 24 April, 2020 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles The 2020 Nationals had finished. Now it was time for the rest of us to get back on the courts, to play within our own circles, our own tournaments, to move forward holding for awhile at...
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20 SEPTEMBER, 2018 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles Every club, county, region has one; the last player anyone wants to face if he or she is intent on advancing in a tournament or playing in a league match. We’re not talking about pros, here. We’re talking about a top...
Broderick: Notes and National Championships

Broderick: Notes and National Championships

Broderick: Notes and National Championships 26 October, 2016 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles Drew Broderick has a deep- seated belief in his ability to improve as a platform tennis player. He learned a valuable lesson about the possibilities and techniques of getting...
Shay and Dardis: Connecticut’s Best-kept Secret

Shay and Dardis: Connecticut’s Best-kept Secret

Shay and Dardis: Connecticut’s Best-kept Secret 23 February, 2016 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles As the 2016 Nationals approach, there is broad based and penetrating analysis regarding the strategy and tactics of winning paddle tennis’ premiere tournament. It...
Aggressionistas

Aggressionistas

Aggressionistas 23 January, 2016 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles Forty-two years ago, Herb Fitz Gibbon and John Beck, a pair of large, agile Princeton graduates, blasted their way to the 1974 Nationals Championship held at the Fox Meadow Tennis Club in Scarsdale, NY....
Dan Zahler: At The Cutting Edge

Dan Zahler: At The Cutting Edge

Dan Zahler: At The Cutting Edge 12 november, 2015 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles It stands to reason that Dan Zahler would approach and assess the human body as a machine. After all, he comes from a family of mechanical engineers. “I see the body as a machine,” he...