2014 Ringtennis World Cup: Staying up-to-date

Dear friends, the German national team is leaving for South Africa tomorrow. Thus, I wanna provide you with a final compilation of websites that you can refer to for updates and results during the two weeks that we're going to stay there: The official website of the 2014 Ringtennis World Cup (check this site for… Continue reading 2014 Ringtennis World Cup: Staying up-to-date

13 Days to Go

OK, so there are only 13 days left until the German national team and I leave for South Africa . Training is going well so far. I've been practicing daily for two weeks now and already feel quite well prepared. Actually, I've been watching videos of the last world cup all day because I really… Continue reading 13 Days to Go

2014 Ringtennis World Cup: The Countdown has Started

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92eJgEyU0fw Only 30 days left till the German team leaves for South Africa! This stuff is slowly starting to get really serious! Thus, I am now starting my final training phase, which means: no more alcohol from Monday on daily sprint and interval training to preserve agility and quickness on the court daily motivation by… Continue reading 2014 Ringtennis World Cup: The Countdown has Started

The 2010 Ringtennis World Cup & a Rush of Adrenaline

OK, so I just tried WordPress's inspirator mode for the first time and it tells me the following: Write about your strongest memory of heart-pounding belly-twisting nervousness: what caused the adrenaline? Was it justified? How did you respond? These are actually pretty good questions. Let me see ... I think the only time in my… Continue reading The 2010 Ringtennis World Cup & a Rush of Adrenaline

2013 in Review: On my way to South Africa

Alright, so I've been playing some ringtennis during the past year. How did it go? I think it was a good year for me. Not perfect, but quite good. First of all: In September, I've been nominated for the German national team that is going to participate in the 3rd world championships, which are to… Continue reading 2013 in Review: On my way to South Africa