Show #235 - Power Of Practice Week 1

7 years ago

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World Teams Championships Wrap - 0:45

We discuss the final results from the 2016 World Championships with China once again dominating.

Last #PQOTD - 6:17

Does progress happen in a straight line?

#PQOTD - 9:55

What was the outstanding performance of the World Team's Championships?

This Day in History - 10:21

Alexander Graham Bell patented the telephone

Power of Practice - 11:26

We ask you to get involved and discuss lessons learnt from the 1st week.

Practice Matches Leading Into a Tournament - 17:17

Mike: Hi Guys, I'll be playing in a tournament next month. I play twice a week at the club, sometimes I use practice games to work on my strokes or try different shots. I tend to loose more when I do this. Should I continue to do this or focus more on winning?

Bouncing on Your Toes - 19:55

Ilia: I've just watched a match of Petr Korbel against Patrick Franziska. I noticed that Petr often intensively bounces on his toes while Franziska tosses the ball and serves. Why is he doing that?

Backhand Style - 22:37

Leonardo: Is an aggressive backhand style considered an effective style at high levels of play?

Links in this Episode

2016 World Team Championships


Marcos Freitas Skills That Inspired the Power of Practice Challenge

Feliks Zemdegs (World Speedcubing Champion) Thoughts on Improvement

Day 5 Power of Practice Alois - Spin Catcher

Day 5 Power of Practice Jeff - Table Tapper