3 Common Errors – The Back Glass

https://youtu.be/TtenKWs3Py4 Players learning the game really need to watch this video about how to play after the glass. These are probably the "most repeated" pieces of advice I give as…

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Hit Against Back Glass

https://youtu.be/ktasv2cpJHk One of the more difficult shots to hit well in padel is off the back glass! The options are to play the ball as a lob or low to…

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Defend the Smash

https://youtu.be/f-BZJgQw6wY Defending a fast smash in padel can be about resisting the instinct to block it and run towards the oncoming ball. It can be unnatural at first, but once…

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Defending the Corner

https://youtu.be/GopFJqYA-FM This video gives the most useful starting tip for defending the double glass: "Side Glass Step Away - Back Glass (be prepared to) Step Forward". Often players overcomplicate the…

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