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A lot of you may recognize the name of the tennis player JoAnne Russell, who is a Wimbledon doubles champion.  Today  she talks about the importance of the lob shot in Pickleball.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Which Pickleball shot Joanne practiced when she was waiting for students to show up for lessons
  • Which other professional tennis players now compete in Pickleball
  • Why people get injured when they play Pickleball
  • What Joanne says to her mixed doubles partners
  • When and where to hit a lob shot against your opponents
  • Why Joanne doesn’t mind playing with lower level players and what she asks them to do
  • Why she learned to play Pickleball as a lefty
  • Joanne’s next goal in Pickleball and why she wants to do it

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