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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...

Broderick: Notes and National Championships

26October, 2016By Peter KeiserPaddle ProfilesDrew 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 better from his days as a successful tennis...

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. Featuring heavy...

Dan Zahler: At The Cutting Edge

12november, 2015By Peter KeiserPaddle ProfilesIt 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 says. “I can see exactly when things...

Jared Palmer: El Campeon

26 October, 2016 By Peter Keiser Paddle Profiles One of the greatest attractions of paddle tennis and one of the reasons for its surging popularity is its accessibility. I’m not talking about venues, court time and construction costs. I’m talking about the physical...