What is Going on with Tennis Abides?

Dear Readers, I have not done a lot of posting since the US Open ended and even my reposts of good tennis pieces I find around the internet has declined since early September. Fear not!  I am in the final stages of my doctoral degree program and that has caused me to curtail some of…

I am Back!

Dear readers, A terrible run of illnesses and computer problems have led to a low number of posts in the midst of the hard court summer season.  I should be back to full pisting strength starting today as my computer situation has improved, and I am finally healthy as well. Thanks, Dan Martin

Tennis Abides Update 8-4-2015

Dear readers, The previous two weeks were busy for me from a work perspective.  I also have a major graduate school deadline coming up next week.  Therefore, I have been recently reposting some of the best content on tennis I can find, but I have not been adding a lot of my own content.  I…

The State of Tennis Abides

Dear readers, First, I want to thank everyone for a great 2015.  Tennis Abides was founded in September 2011, and this is already the second best year in terms of visitors for the site.  2015 is not even 50% done.  This will easily be our best year ever.  My twitter follows have also risen by…

A Big Thank You to Tennis Abides’ Readers

It was another gorgeous day for tennis at Roland Garros! Check out what you missed on Day 7: http://t.co/2XI28Cu8cX pic.twitter.com/lLcz7IUCyg — Roland Garros (@rolandgarros) May 30, 2015 A View Like This is Just One Reason We Love Tennis Dear Readers, I was looking over my analytics today. May 2015 has been the best month in…

How Big Can Tennis Abides Get?

This map reflects countries from which Tennis Abides has had visitors as of 4-19-2015 I launched my own tennis site during the 2011 US Open.  It has been a lot of fun and resulted in some unexpected moments.  Jon Wertheim has referenced Tennis Abides a few times.  Jimmy Connors and Brad Gilbert have sent me…

Tennis Abides working with Fanthem

Dear readers, This site is going no where.  However, I will be posting a few things I write here at Fanthem.  They approached me during the Australian Open to add to their tennis content.  The goal is that some of their readers may check out Tennis Abides and some of my readers might check Fanthem. Thanks,…

Tennis Abides Vlog/Podcast #1

Last month, I dipped my toe into the world of podcasting.  Podbean has a great product, but it does not offer a lot of space in terms of its free services.  I liked the idea of a voice only podcast as I have a good speaking voice.  However, youtube allows me to upload to my…

Tennis Abides Celebrates a 3rd Birthday! Many Thanks

Dear readers, I had dabbled in tennis writing when I decided to reach out to Tennis-X and I wrote for that site for several years.  I enjoyed my time writing there and am grateful for the opportunity I had to find more of my voice when covering and commenting on tennis.  During the 2011 US Open,…