reviews

“Professional tennis coach Cootsona offers cuttingly humorous, brightly intelligent advice on how enthusiastic players can improve their games.”
—Kirkus Reviews

“An often humorous, against-the-grain, how-to book.”
—Richard Osborn, Inside Tennis magazine

“The premise is so good: so simple and yet so true.  The book contains information relevant to players of all levels who want to take control of their physical and mental games.”
—Dick Gould, Director of Tennis, Stanford University

“Marcus Cootsona brings an unique mixture of amusing wit and uncanny wisdom to a book that does justice to the psychological as well as the physical complexity of tennis.  Occam’s Racquet is for everyone who plays or teaches tennis.”
—Arnold Rampersad, co-author with Arthur Ashe of Days of Grace:  A Memoir

Think outside the court. 

Occam’s Racquet focuses on the six most important parts of the physical and mental games of tennis.

No matter what strokes you use, Occam’s Racquet will make you the most effective player you can be and will teach you how to play simpler, smarter tennis.