Wayne Bryan: “Thanks Ken…”

Wayne, As you know, I have respected your right to disagree with the USTA mandate and even the Texas rules on the 10?s mandate. Thanks for this e mail, Ken, and thank you for respecting my right to disagree with the USTA Mandate. However, I do not respect your taking this to the level of personal and demeaning comments about the folks on the other side. I specifically refer to the two paragraphs below that malign Steve Cobb. I do not malign Mr. Cobb personally. I did not impugn his character in anyway.

Clement Golliet: “Recovery”

The role of recovery is to help the athlete adapt faster to the training. It will prevent the risk of over training, burnout and overuse injuries which are common issues for high performance athletes and even more for young athletes. It is therefore very important to detect the stress response from the training, even more so when undertaking high volumes of training.

Michael Emmett: ” Rafa at the French”

Rafael Nadal is no longer the no. 1 player in the world. Due to a serious knee injury and almost seven months away from the sport the king of clay is now ranked # 5 in the latest ATP rankings. His last grand slam match took place in June at Wimbledon in 2012 when he lost to a relative no-name from the Czech Republic – Lukas Rosol (who was ranked no. 100 at the time).