Kevin Leck

Kevin Leck is a Sport Psychology Consultant and Writer from Loughborough in the UK. He enjoys competing in county tennis leagues and ITF Seniors events. Kevin is an LTA-accredited coach, and is world ranked in the over-55 age group. You can find his 2020 book: 'Everything you Need to Know About Tennis', here.

tennis swearing

Tennis Swearing: Controversial or necessary?

Is tennis swearing a problem? Those who run both professional tennis tours are equally anxious to make sure that the game presents a family-friendly image, with players showing competitiveness but not straying beyond the bounds of what the tours consider appropriate professional behaviour. They hope this will mean that more parents are likely to encourage …

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Tennis Hindrance Rule

Tennis Hindrance Rule

What is the tennis hindrance rule? Why does it matter? The tennis hindrance rule was introduced to prevent any tactics designed to affect a player’s concentration or psychological state during a match, and is designed to make sure that opponents cannot put us off our shot, either deliberately or accidentally. This rule is in stark …

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