Fundamental motor skills for 10 and 12 & under tennis players


  • Richard Sackey-Addo
  • Javier Pérez
  • Miguel Crespo



FMS, LTPD, agility, balance, coordination


In this article an overview of the main characteristics of motor skill development for 10 and 12 & under tennis players are presented. Several key concepts related to this crucial area will be introduced and defined. A summary table including several guidelines on fundamental motor skill acquisition for the different stages of development is presented.


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How to Cite

Sackey-Addo, R., Pérez, J., & Crespo, M. (2016). Fundamental motor skills for 10 and 12 & under tennis players. ITF Coaching & Sport Science Review, 24(69), 6–9.




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