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Padel tactics: How close should players play from the net?

  In multiple occasions, when defending players manage to move their rivals towards the back of the court, they tend to get closer to the net in order to gain a better attacking position and control over the court. The key question is at what distance should we place ourselves from the net when attacking? […]

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Padel tips: christmas special for gamechangers

1.Padel is a sport, and as such you should think not only on the time you devote to matches and training, but also warm up and stretching time before and after the big rounds.  Simply save 15 minutes before and after the session. Adding this time to your routine will avoid medium-term injuries. 2.  Before beginning, […]

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#MackFriday on the lookout

It´s here. Our online version of #black Friday suited in the #gamechangers style: #MackFriday. Starting Thursday, November 23 at 0.00 hours until Sunday, November 26 12.00pm our three designer padel racquets will be sold with 40% discount through our online store: padeltrainershop.com.  A one-use code: #MackFriday will allow padel fans to purchase their Toxic, Stamina and Stärke […]

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The Padel Trainer coaching ethos

Coaching is the word of the month down in our court.  While we couldn´t be having a more intense experience down here in Portugal this week leading Sweden into the European padel championship and prepare to host our very own padel instructor course later this month we kind of narrowed down what we believe coaching […]

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Face the Padel Fear: when you can´t blame your partner

Three elements lead the path to padel fear.  How do they add up in padel performance?  The not-so freaky post by Padel Trainer´s crew that tackles padelers greatest fear: can´t blame your partner for whatever the outcome is. When the result of your ill sportsmanship: whether technical, physical, tactical is the final outcome and there […]

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Cues for improved padel reaction speed

When climbing the ladder of padel performance balls do fly at a much faster rate.  It is so much difficult to anticipate in padel than in any other sport, given the simple fact that there are two of you anticipating at the same time.  While coordination and communication is a must  (six clues to help […]

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Time for high-tech padel training

Technology and data analysis seem to combine seamlessly in the sporting arena.  While big league sports like football, golf, rugby and basketball are all in into wearables, the case for less populated sports worldwide is still to be tackled.  Slowly, more and more gadgets developed for sports fan evolve to serve a wider range of […]

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Padel club management: engaging padel for ROI streams

Padel is rising sensation throughout Europe. Not quite squash, somehow close to tennis, padel combines the best elements of racket sports adding its own twist through its social closeness. A soft learning curve allows the sport to reach a wide scope of the population regardless of weather conditions. From frosty Sweden to sunny Mediterranean, this […]

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After court: time out with Sergio

After court: time out with Sergio, PadelTrainer´s Technical Director Versión en Español abajo We use the word so often, but maybe we haven´t taken the time to explain it enough.  Beyond the cool word we came up with to define what we really wanted to do with our business there is the meaning we give […]

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La Habana de Hemingway: welcome to our court

La Habana de Hemingway: Welcome to our Court Finding common ground. What could link PadelTrainer to the writings of the 1954 literature NobelPrize winner? It is unlikely we would have seen Ernest Hemingway playing Padel.  A serious injury during 1stWW prevented the writter to deal with serious action sports.  Nonetheless; he was a man´s, man. […]

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The #gamechangers playlist

We´ve done it.  Our dream training comes alive day by day.  What is a good sweaty training without the right booster?  Or maybe just something that kicks the spirits and gets us going.  We have chosen a few tunes from here and there for you to enjoy, but, what would make this list a Great […]

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4video challenge: The first step of a #gamechanger

  It´s here. The day in which we release our video tutorials. June 1st 2017.  Indeed it is a bright occasion to celebrate for us at basecamp in Marbella.  See, here´s our thing with the tutorials.  We thought we should do them better than our first edition still aired in our youtube channel. We were […]

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The padel trip: it´s a padel getaway

The Padel Trip:  The perfect padel getaway   We´ve heard you. Plain saturday and sunday wasn’t enough. So we decided to make it big, taking care of all small details which make the difference. If surfers tour the world endlessly searching for the greatest swell ever, how come the cradle of padel doesn’t have its […]

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Girls to the padel courts: Padel training for women

  Girls to the Padel Court: Padel training for women   Yes, Padel is trending sport throughout Europe.  While we are thrilled to be part of the emerging padel fandom, we  observe the what and the how of things happening around every club, association and tournament we have the pleasure of visiting.  Male is majority. […]

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Looking for Padeldise?

Looking for Padeldise: 4 world class locations for gamechangers Our all in one illusion. ¿Who would refuse a break nested in dream like scenarios? Through our looking glass we have searched near and far until we have found a few spots worth travelling to. Exotic, urbanite, fitted for sports, culture, nourishing flavours and adventrous spirits. […]

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