September 6, 2015

Defensive Shots

 
A collection of defensive shots to get yourself back in control of a point.

Sunday April 24th, 2016

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#defensiveshotsThis video is about some simple blocking techniques you can use in pickleball. Blocking the ball slows down an attack and resets the point. Please subscribe ... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday April 24th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsDrills to Run Down the Lob We just released a new episode which explains how to "Run Down the Lob" and drills to practice. When running down the lob, you wan... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday April 24th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsForward component of all volleys. We just released a new episode which explains the " Forward Component of ALL Volleys". Keys are: 1. Take the ball early 2. ... ... See MoreSee Less


Wednesday March 16th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsWe just released a new episode which explains how to "Reset the Point". When you get into a "war" at the net, this explains how to take the pace off the ball... ... See MoreSee Less


Wednesday March 16th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsWe just released a new episode which explains how to "Poke and Punch for Paddle Control". Being able to control your paddle for pace and placement is crucial... ... See MoreSee Less


Saturday February 13th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsThis episode explains how to handle good lobbers. Hitting an overhead at midcourt and partner strategies are described and shown in detail. "Love the Lob". N... ... See MoreSee Less


Saturday February 13th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsIn this video Mark Renneson shows how the best players are able to get themselves out of a tough situation. Watch and learn how you can turn the tables on yo... ... See MoreSee Less



Sunday January 10th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

Come up to the kitchen line or stay back on the baseline... but whatever you do stay out of 'no man's land'. #defensiveshotsWhere is the 'no man's land' on the court. There's a misconception. The 'no man's land' is the part of the court you never want to be in. This short lesson v... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday January 10th, 2016

Pickleball Ukraine

One of the hardest things for new players to do is commit to come up to the kitchen line and own the net. This great video from pickleballinstructions.com explains the reasons (and benefits) of being on the kitchen line. #defensiveshotsWe are often asked...what is the kitchen line and do I always need to stay on the line... ... See MoreSee Less


Friday December 25th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

The Ready Position (aka - keep your paddle up and your knees bent).

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Thursday December 24th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

I am going to 'bump you up"!

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Thursday December 24th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Keep that paddle up!

#defensiveshotsStop helping your opponent win! Proper pickleball technique can make or break a game, and even the simplest things can make a big difference in winning a mat...
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Thursday December 24th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

This video is for Pickleball Finland!

#defensiveshotsYour pickleball opponent has hit a perfect third shot drop. What do you do? Learn the best way to return the third shot drop in this video. We release new vi...
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Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Keep the ball low! #offensiveshots #defensiveshotsLearning to keep the ball low is important in pickleball. Deb shares a drill designed to push the ball forward, and keep it low. We release new videos each M... ... See MoreSee Less

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Katherine Cantrell Holmquist - great tutorial video how to keep the ball low while playing. Not that we are the #1 ranked mixed doubles team in Pickleball Ukraine - we need to stay on top of our game! Hope to see you Sunday!


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Placing the ball. #offensiveshots #defensiveshotsIn this video, Tarek Zaheer from www.thepickleballmall.com/ shows you how to place the ball. Subscribe if you want to see more pickleball tips! ... See MoreSee Less

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Tarek Zaheer - when can we get you to come and play in Pickleball Ukraine? And please tell your dad I said hi!


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Lobbing the ball with Tarek. Part 2. #defensiveshotsIn this video, Tarek Zaheer from www.thepickleballmall.com/ shows you Alternate ways of hitting a lob shot. Subscribe if you want to see more pickleba... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Lobbing the ball with Tarek. Part 1. #defensiveshotsIn this video, Tarek Zaheer from www.thepickleballmall.com shows you how to correctly hit a lob shot. Subscribe if you want more pickleball tips! ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

1, 2, 3 lob. #offensiveshots #defensiveshotsvia YouTube Capture ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Running down a lob. #defensiveshotsDon't just shrug your shoulders and give up; you can run down and return the pickleball lob. Learn the proper techniques and drills to improve your skills. W... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

The lob can be used effectively for both #offensiveshots and a #defensiveshotsIn this video Mark Renneson demonstrates how to lob effectively. Visit thirdshotsports.com for more great pickleball action! ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Tips for returning overhead slams. #defensiveshotsdefensive strategy ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

The swing volley. #defensiveshotsThis is part 3 of our Pickleball Instructional series, Defending Against Bangers, in which we review the Swing Volley. This is an effective weapon to keep ba... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

The #pickleball punch block. #defensiveshotsMany pickleball players find it difficult to play against bangers (i.e. players that hit it hard at you at the no volley zone). This video reviews the ready ... ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

Taking pace off of a hard/fast shot. #defensiveshotsBrian Staub explains the art of taking pace off the ball. Poachpb@gmail.com www.facebook.com/poachpickleball ... See MoreSee Less


Sunday September 6th, 2015

Pickleball Ukraine

#defensiveshotsBrian Staub explains a subtle movement in doubles that can slow the game down. This is designed to counter players that like taking chances and hitting the b... ... See MoreSee Less