French Touch Academy
French Touch Academy is located on the Mediterranean shore, 40 minutes from the city of Montpellier, the Academy benefits from an ideal geographic location and an incomparable climate. Our sport facilities and campus are ideally situated within the heart of the holiday resort and only a few minutes from the sea front by foot.
Study and train in the best conditions
The school, located on the campus of French Touch Academy, enables our students to combine within the best conditions the pursuit of a high-level tennis program based on total commitment and the conduct of an innovative schooling, adapted specifically to the needs of the student.
Sport & Education is our priority
We are committed to all our students reaching the highest level of tennis while completing high school successfully, and thus being able to obtain a tennis scholarship in U.S College
French Touch Academy Team
Charles Auffray – General Manager
– Founder and Director of the ISP Academy (2003 – 2017), former pro player, high-level coach
Marcelo Pacheco – Head Coach Men
– Former professional player ranked in the top 50 French players. 25 years experience at the highest level of coaching. General Manager of the Academy: Ines Gorrochategui Center (Argentina) from 2005 to 2017
Bastien Fazincani – Head Coach Girls
– High-level coach since 2010. Current coach of Dalma Galfi (n°1 world junior et winner of the Junior US Open in 2015 – currently WTA n°230). Former coach of Alize Cornet (WTA n°60), Dayana Yastremska (WTA n°24) & Natalia Vikhlyantseva (WTA n°100)
ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL TENNIS FACILITY IN FRANCE
Nestled in the heart of a beautiful pinewood, the International Tennis Center is one of the most stunning tennis facilities in France. Located 400 meters away by foot from the sea, the Academy is located at the heart of the Cap d’Agde seaside resort.
French Touch Academy High Level Customized Program
The intensive training centerat French Tennis Academy is open all year round. It is aimed at high level players who wish to train in a high-performance environment with experienced high level coaches and whose goal is to progress at a national or international level – on the ETA, ITF, ATP or WTA circuits. It is suitable for young players (from 10 years old on wards) up to professional players.
About 6 hours of daily training.
The coaching is assured by experienced coaches who have been involved on the circuit as players and/or coaches.
The trainings of the Pro training center at French Tennis Academy are systematically conducted by groups of 2 players which make for a almost total individuation of the training sessions.