All about Tennis - training videos and more of tennis school Markus Hantschk

Improve your tennis skills with the detailed training videos by tennis pro Markus Hantschk. Of course, you can also enjoy a very individual training with the pro and his team at sports hotel Ödhof.

Hewitt vs Hantschk - the way i played.

Hewitt vs Hantschk - the way i played.
  • That is how Markus played when he was a pro.

Lern how to serve with the continental grip

Lern how to serve with the continental grip.
  • the right leg position
  • the right toss

Stop Ball - play the stop correctly

Stop Ball - play the stop correctly
  • grip position
  • the right swing
  • body posture
  • leg position
  • The moment of surprise at the stop
  • and tactical applications

The Chip Return

The Chip Return
  • Technique of the Chip Returns.
  • The tactical variants oh this Returns.
  • The applications.
  • Advantages and disadvantages.

The leg position of the forehand topspin

Tennis forehand topspin LEG POSITION
  • opend lag position
  • lateral / closed leg position
  • slide to the ball
  • jump
  • correcting the position during the swing

Aggressive Topspin Return

Aggressive Topspin Return
  • technique of the aggressive Topspin Return
  • position at the baseline and footwork
  • tactical variants of this Return
  • The applications
  • advantages and disadvantages of returning

Defensive Topspin Return

Defensive Topspin Return
  • technique of the defensive Topspin Return from behind
  • tactical variants of this return
  • the applications
  • advantages and disadvantages of returning

Targeting in tennis - basic strokes

Targeting in tennis - basic strokes
  • targeting in tennis, at the basic strokes

Backhand Slice - tennis technique

Backhand Slice - tennis technique
  • right leg position
  • body posture
  • backswing
  • swing
  • grip position
  • hit point

Wrist - tennis Topspin forehand

Wrist - tennis Topspin forehand
  • What does the wrist do in tennis with a topspin forehand?

Tennis tactic - 1st serve

Tennis tactic - 1st serve
  • Position at the baseline
  • Fast and hard first serve
  • Slice serve
  • Kick serve as first serve 
  • Special serve tips concerning strengths and weaknesses of the opponent and tips for left-handers

Tennis - volley - part 2

Tennis - volley - part 2
  • Split step
  • Pushing towards the ball before the volley
  • Movement by the ball during the volley
  • Change of position after the volley

Tennis - volley - part 1

Tennis - volley - part 1
  • grip position
  • racket stance
  • backswing
  • arm movement
  • body posture

Question: toss slice + kick serve?

Question: same toss at the slice and kick serve?
  • requirements for identical toss
  • useful to exercise?
  • perfomance in match
  • risks

Kick serve / 2nd serve

Kick serve / 2nd serve
  • swing
  • hit point
  • toss
  • slice of the ball
  • bounce of the ball

Slice serve

Slice serve
  • correct swing
  • hit point
  • toss
  • slice of the ball

Hard first serve - serve even fast

Hard first serve - serve even fast
  • toss
  • hit point
  • body twist
  • arm twist
  • pronation of the wrist

1st serve: serve better and faster

1st serve: serve better and faster
  • grip position for the first serve
  • correct arm swing
  • body twist
  • different leg positions
  • flexion of the knees, jump and landing
  • toss

basic stokes: power and control at forehand / backhand

basic stokes: power and control at forehand / backhand
  • hip rotation and stable position
  • wipe movement of the wirst
  • arm swing
  • upper body tension and twist
  • match analysis
  • tips and tricks for the technique

One-handed backhand topspin training video

One-handed backhand topspin training video
  • correct leg position
  • hip rotation
  • arm swing
  • grip position
  • match analysis
  • tips and tricks for the technique

Forehand topspin tennis training video

Forehand topspin tennis training video
  • correct leg position
  • hip rotation
  • arm swing
  • grip position
  • match analysis
  • tips and tricks for the technique

Head coach of the tennis school: tennis pro Markus Hantschk

Tennis pro Markus Hantschk
  • life of tennis pro Markus Hantschk
  • no. 68 in the ATP world ranking (2000)
  • German ranking no. 4 (2000)
  • multiple German team and men's champion