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SIDEWAYS-ON POSITION [1 record]

Record 1 1996-01-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Racquet Sports
CONT

You may find that the backhand volley is easier to play than its counterpart on the forehand side, because when you take up the sideways-on position your playing arm leads the way and encourages positive action.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sports de raquette
CONT

Vous pourriez trouver la volée de revers plus facile que celle du coup droit, parce que, quand vous prenez la position parallèle, la main porteuse mène le jeu et favorise un réel travail.

Spanish

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