The goal of the lob serve is to prevent your opponent from having an easy offensive shot. The lob serve allows the server time to relocate to center court. A good lob serve will pin your opponent in a back corner and force them to hit a ceiling ball or make a weak return. In […]
According to Ben Croft, the most important shot in racquetball is the serve. He also talks about changing his pattern of serving straight-in drive and lob serves by mixing in Z-drive and high Z-lob serves.
John Ellis gives a demonstration on how to hit a backhand lob Z serve as perfected by Rocky Carson.
The high lob nick serve is hit just like a high lob serve, but hits the side wall first and then the floor. You use the side wall to brake the speed of the ball so it will die in the back court. It is difficult to control so use a short swing, and push […]