JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy
JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy which is located in Villena. It is one the best tennis academies in the world. We have 20 courts of all kind of surfaces and a large number of facilities. Guests can use paddle court, gym, football field, swimming pools, golf course to practice sport. For these reasons, throughout nearly two decades of life, a lot of great tennis players have trusted JC Ferrero Equelite to improve their tennis technique.
Players live and study in The International Tennis Academy. We offers a large number of programs and tournaments for players of all categories. Humility, familiarity and constant work are the three virtues that have taken Juan Carlos Ferrero. With his talent, to the top position of world tennis, working with Equelite and his group since he was ten.
Other players from the Academy like David Ferrer, Santiago Ventura, Mariusz Fyrstenberg, María José Martínez, Marta Domachowska, Guillermo García-López… have also become great professionals. Besides, Nicolás Almagro and Tita Torró have made the academy their training center and their residence.
Equally, we are very proud that great tennis champions such as Maria Sharapova, Justine Henin, Dinara Safina choose our center for training sometimes during the year. In short, we are proud of it and of all those players who went through the Academy and were not so fortunate but they did the best.
Equelite has the highest rating in the sports facilities for their safety and quality (S10 Brand Gold level) and the highest qualification in sports management for control and results (Sports Excellence Gold Level).
Tennis Programs at JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy
Due to the personalized training, JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy has a limited number of places in the annual competition program. During the player’s stay, a training and competition plan is developed according to the age, level and objectives.
Players train an average of 35 hours per week (between 33 to 38) they train every day except on Saturday in the afternoon and Sunday, and also the resting days: Tournaments and/or specific preparation. A normal day is divided in two turns of tennis and fitness in the morning and two in the afternoon, including mental work and if necessary, physiotherapy to prevent any injury.
The training plan is the same as Pablo Carreño or Mario Vilella follow; and it has the Playsight technological system. The most innovative and complete tool in terms of track training with which all GrandSlam counts: game analysis, training by objectives, ranking …
The plan will be developed by our team, made up of coaches, fitness trainers, physiotherapists, doctors, nutritionists and psychologists. Our coaches are certified by the most prestigious organizations in the world and have many years of experience; led by Juan Carlos Ferrero and Antonio Martínez Cascales.
During the year, we offer the possibility that players from all over the world come to the academy and take part of the annual program but in shorter periods. Thus, they can perform an intense practice to face a tournament, on a specific surface and develop their preseason.
The training plan is developed by our high-qualified coaching team (tennis coaches, fitness coaches, physiotherapists, doctors, psycologists, ets) all of them headed by Juan Carlos Ferrero and Antonio Martinez Cascales themselves. Both, same as part of the staff, live in the academy something that creates a familiar environment.
The academy adapts itself to the needs of the players by offering a way of training that help them to maximize their game. Tennis coaching are accompanied by comprehensive training based on different values such as hard work, discipline, humility, tolerance, respect, organisation and commitment.
Enjoy one of our packages with the best tennis and paddle at Equelite Rural Hotel. JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy provides a personalized programme for adults that would like to improve their tactical and technical skills. By personalizing practices our coaches will adjust to the players level.
Practices will be divided in 2 parts: Morning and Evening sessions of 1,5 hour each one.
During the free hours you can enjoy our Terrace, Swimming-pool, Sauna or Sign-up to any of our extra activities.
Improve your skills as a coach with the best team. JC Ferrero Equelite Tennis Academy offers two-week courses for those coaches who are interested in maximize their strengths with very high-quality coaching staff with experience in the ATP and WTA circuit.
Besides, there is an online course taught by our staff with the possibility of gaining an internship in the academy.
And for those who have just finished their studies or are about to finish, we offer tennis, fitness, psychology and physiotherapy internship with us.