Scott Dunlop: Juump awarded Canadian government funding for new features!

What new features should be developed on Juump?

We have received significant funding assistance from both the National Research Council of Canada – Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP) and Telefilm Canada (Canada New Media Fund) to develop dynamic new feature sets.

How can we make finding people, courts and groups easier and better for you?

We have had lots of requests for improved searching and filtering so we will be certainly working hard on those additions. You should start seeing some great changes to the site within the next month.

Always interested in your comments and suggestions…

A deeper dive into second serve statistics

The two most widely reported second serve statistics in professional tennis are the number of double faults a player hit, and their second serve winning percentage. If we’re trying to understand the effectiveness of a particular player’s second serve, relying only on those statistics has significant drawbacks. Article by Michal Kokta.

Yves Boulais: No Excuses… Get Working

Yves was proud to work with players including Greg Rudsedski, Patricia Hy, Oliver Marach, Eugenie Bouchard and Rebecca Marino, who achieved excellent results on the world stage. He was an Olympic Coach in Barcelona 1992 & Atlanta 1996, and Captain of the Canadian FedCup Team 1998 – 2000.

Update on UK Tennis Situation with Master Louis Cayer

I would like to share a mindset I instil in all the players I coach, one I believe has greatly influenced all of the player’s performances; “whatever happens, I can handle it.” This mindset is achieved through a systematic, tactical development process, so that whoever the opponent, whatever the surface, regardless of the environment, or scoring, the players can, and will rise to the challenge as it is presented.