Squash Pro Tips

How do some players make it all look so easy? There’s more to it than practice and natural talent-great players and pro’s posses the secrets and keys to playing with grace and skill that can work for you too. What follows will be periodic tips on how you can be a smarter, stronger and more consistent player-incites, drills, and suggestions that could help you move better, attack better and give your opponents a tour of the squash court.
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The Drop Shot-When & Why

Use this weapon wisely and you can raise your game to a whole new level. Win matches in three short sweet games against the same opponents that in the past forced you into tight long drawn out battles. Strategy is such an inherent and important part of this incredible game-squash and the drop shot is an integral piece of an elegant winning strategy. Great length and width into the back court will gradually push your opponents T position progressively deeper and deeper eventually to the point where your deep shots become ineffective-you will in fact simply be hitting the ball
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“Get Back to where you once belonged”

Movement: Many players will strike a ball and then either pose, or straighten up in the very spot that they just played from.  And then only as a second thought start moving back to the T.  This movement causes two problems.  First, you are now giving up on 25% of the court (you’re standing in it) in which to choose to attack.  If you do choose to play to the area you are standing in you are vulnerable to stroke calls against you.  Second, you will find it impossible to recover to the T even under the slightest pressure.  If you do
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