Tips and Tricks to Up Your Serve Game for 2021

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 6:00 PM CST
Hosted by CJ Johnson, Better Pickleball & Tony Roig, In2Pickle

Space is limited. Reserve your spot now. PLEASE NOTE WEBINAR START TIME IS 4:00 PM PACIFIC// 6:00 pm Central//7:00 pm Eastern

Open invitation to Pickleball players. Is this you?

You're confused & frustrated by the mix of mediocre free content online. You get a little here, a little there, but don't know how to put it altogether to up your game.

Being newer to the sport, you have a lot to learn... And it's hard to do it on your own. Plus, you want to master the physical and mental elements needed to excel on the courts.

You want to get invited to the private game, but you’re not sure what it takes to reach the next level. You just know you’re not where you want to be yet.


Attending this training will give you superpowers like

Learn how to use the drop serve to up your game

Serve according to where you are in the game. Begin your progression with a sound serve technique that is consistent and deep in the serve box. Serve to one spot only. Add different serves into your repertoire as you progress

If you have the service yips: 👉 use the bounce serve to get your rhythm back 👉 take your time and do not rush the serve 👉4 balls towards the target (middle of the serve box)

If you are ready, learn to add the lob serve into your game. Even as a defensive shot, it will change the pace of the serve and give your opponents something different to think about.

Your training experience delivered by CJ & Tony

Coaches & Master Teachers With Nearly 40,000 Youtube Subscribers



Hey there — I’m a professional three-sport athlete and coach who has spent my entire adult life earning a living from playing and coaching sports. Since I started coaching more than three decades ago, one thing has remained the same: My commitment to see students not as they are but as what they can become and to move heaven and earth to help them realize their untapped potential. You should know that when it comes to helping pickleball players over 50 live their best lives on and off the courts, I'm an expert. Good pickleball is not just technique; it's the mind and body working holistically. That's why I'm also a personal trainer and weight management specialist. When I’m chillin', you'll find me watching Star Trek with my husband John and our two fur babies, Shirley and Ralph. (Yes, Happy Days)


Hola. Hello. Konichiwa. After 40 years playing tennis, I am now a full-time pickleball player and professional. As a 5.0 rated Senior Pro Pickleball Player and an IPTPA-certified Master Teaching Professional, my focus is on helping players like you learn to play their best pickleball. In 2016, shortly after starting to play pickleball, my friend Tom and I jumped into the highest division at the first US Open in Naples, Florida. That morning it became clear just how much there is to learn in this seemingly simple sport – a lifetime of learning if you so choose. Since 2018, I have been on a mission to share my knowledge of pickleball so other players can enjoy the game at a higher level and attain their pickleball objectives. When not studying or playing pickleball, I like to travel with my other half, Jill.

A note from your coaches

We love making YouTube Vides and have provided hundreds of hours of on-court instruction, amassing a combined 40,000 YouTube subscribers and 4,000,000 views.


What you might not know is that one of the easiest ways to get better at pickleball is to become more fit.


That may leave you thinking, why haven’t you made more videos on that subject? The truth is the videos that will help your game the most are the least popular on YouTube. That’s why we’re doing this webinar.


It’s easy to get views talking about the latest drop serve technique, but when it comes to increasing your advantages on the pickleball court, moving efficiently, and being less tired are the tickets to winning more rallies.


On this webinar, we’ll provide you with actionable strategies and steps to help you improve your fitness without ever having to think about hitting a gym or lifting a weight. By committing as little as 10 minutes a day several times a week to just one of the 5 Tips, you’ll become a better pickleball player.


We look forward to sharing our strategies and insights to cut through the clutter and show you how to create lasting success on the pickleball courts.

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