What is Tennis?

What is Tennis? by Coach Henri Elkins It’s a “Brain Game”. – Tennis teaches you to solve problems, stay focused and maintain control of your emotions. Tennis throws you lots of little problems to solve from playing on different surfaces to different...
Mental Toughness for the Junior Player

Mental Toughness for the Junior Player

Hello, my name is Victor Pinones-Haltenhoff. I am an ITF and an ICI international coach with a BBA in marketing. I am the director of Giammalva Elite Tennis Academy (GETA). Mental toughness is one of the biggest issues with junior tennis.  Most of our players are...
New Year, New Me!

New Year, New Me!

The following is a blog by Christie Collins. She has done a great job of creating new healthy habits and changing her life for the better. We are very happy to have her here at Giammalva, she has a fun and energetic personality with a kind heart. We look forward to...