Do you want access to a pickleball pro to help improve your 3rd shot for FREE?  That’s what our whole new series, SKILLS & DRILLS, is all about.  Watch our host Rusty Howes and pickleball PRO Scott Moore show you what he teaches players across the country to improve their game. This week’s short and sweet video is a great way to improve the elusive THIRD SHOT DROP.  Scott demonstrates an easy drill using a Pickleball Tutor ball machine, including some strategical tips about where to aim the ball and how to hold your paddle. What’s easy is that you can do this simple drill with a partner or a ball machine. Watch it to find out how to master this element of the game and then reach new levels in your play.  Neutralize your opponent’s advantage and transition to the net more easily by practicing your third shot drop. Remember, if you want to improve your skills, you gotta do the drills!

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One Comment

  1. What is the best way to return a ball that has a lot of back spin. I play with group of people that return the serve with a ton of back spin, and I find it hard to return it on the third drop shot. It goes into the net or I pop it up to high and get it slammed back in my face.

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