#79: Nick Saviano – From Vision to Personalized Tactics
The Adam Blicher Show: Dissecting High Performance In Tennis
Hi guys, in this episode you get to listen to Nick Saviano. Nick has more than 35 years of experience as a coach working with ATP and WTA players including Grand Slam Winners and World Number 1’s. He was the Director of Coaching at the USTA for 14 years before setting up his Academy, the Saviano High Performance Tennis, which he is still running to this day You’ll get to know: How to guarantee success How nobody is a natural Tennis Player How to build around on-court personality Enjoy the show!Timestamps:01:00 A sacred trust05:30 Guaranteeing success08:20 What to focus on during a match11:30 The difference between nerves and fear13:00 From Vision to personalized tactics16:45 Build around the on-court personality19:00 Tennis specific athleticism21:30 Movement patterns and overloading24:15 Clarifying “Stealing candy from babies” quote26:00 Patience and perseverance27:45 The journey is the reward29:00 No excellence without letting go of the fear of mistakes30:00 Making the most out of the journey 32:00 Tomorrow will be your today34:00 I understand that I’m not going to be perfect35:00 The biggest waste of time is to not seize the moment35:40 Nobody is “just” a natural tennis player38:00 You’re not a tennis player you’re whole life38:45 Nick Saviano’s goal with every player40:50 On Serena Williams’s greatness43:00 Dick Gould, John Wooden & Stephen Covey44:10 Nick Saviano’s advice to tennis players47:15 Nick Saviano’s advice to tennis coachesEnjoy your listen! The post #79: Nick Saviano – From Vision to Personalized Tactics appeared first on AdamBlicher.com.
46 Nick Saviano from the world renowned Saviano Tennis Academy
The Functional Tennis Podcast
This week I speak to the man behind the world renowned Saviano Tennis Academy, Nick Saviano. Nick was a former top 50 player who quit tennis to start his own academy and has worked with some great players from a very young age to been in the players box on the Grand Slam finals day as well as securing places places for countless teenagers in top US universities.We talk aboutHis academyWhat it was like to be a Top 50 player in the 70's along with his most memorable matchHelping juniors on the big decision to go pro or to collegeWorking with Sloane Stephens as an 11 year old and the feeling of seeing somebod you have worked with win a SlamWorking with Genie BouchardHow to get the most out of female players and how they mature quicker than the boysThe parents as a junior players CEONick's new online courseWe also have a question from one of our listeners.I hope you enjoy the episode.FabioWin some FREE Functional Tennis Products by leaving us a 5 star review with your Twitter/Instagram handle.Find Functional at:Website: www.FunctionalTennis.comInstagram: Instagram.com/FunctionalTennisFacebook: Facebook.com/FunctionalTennisOfficialTwitter: twitter.com/functennis
Coach Danise Exploring Tennis Blessings with Mento Nick Saviano
Nick Saviano is our Mentor on This 5th Thursday of the Month.Thursdays, “Coach Danise Exploring Tennis Blessings” MENTOR was Saviano High Performance Coaching Director, Nick Saviano.The “”Maximum Tennis” author talked about the 10 keys to unleashing your on-court potential from his book. We also discussed Junior Development-High Performance, College Preparation, and The Professional Track.Next Thursday Mentor, will be Ottawa University, men’s and women’s head tennis coach, Scott Enge.