The Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar opens its doors in 2016 for young tennis players to train with the method that has taken Rafa to the number one spot.
With their experience on tour, Rafa Nadal, Toni Nadal and his team havedeveloped a training method designed to develop the next-generation of top tennis players in an environment where the game is becoming increasingly quick; and players, stronger and faster.
Every area of the academy works towards the goal of taking your tennis to the next level and considers everything from technique, strategy and physical preparation to mental training and nutrition. The philosophy is based on the values of Rafa; effort, self-discipline, friendship, overcoming adversity, humility
The Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar incorporates a high quality residential complex and enables players to develop an education through the Rafa Nadal International School, while also training to become professional players. In addition, the academy includes a programme for those students that don’t make the jump to professional tennis to obtain a scholarship at American universities to continue competing.
Choices International, officially representing Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar in the UK and Ireland, offers a selection of professional tennis programmes.
This programme runs from June to August and It includes 20.5 hours of tennis training from Monday to Saturday and 10 hours of physical fitness & sports games per week, 6 hours of “Building a Champion” and 4 hours of activities, leisure and excursions.
First category residential campus with large and modern en-suite twin bedrooms, furnished to a high standard,
which is divided into separate areas according to age and gender. Free Wi-Fi available across the campus.
Located in Manacor, Rafa’s hometown, the academy includes the most advanced facilities for top-level training: