8-9 years old
12-13 years old
13-14 years old
14-16 years old
16-17 years old
18-19 years old
19-20 years old
The Pre-Advance Stage usually goes from 14 to 16 years old; however, we use age merely as a tentative guideline to place students in the correct development stage. In fact, this stage can start at 14 and go to the 'senior' years of 18-19, depending on each player’s circumstances.
Our Weekly Programs are little extracts of the Annual programs the tennis academy offers, which are based on the ES Academy Pyramid©.
In this stage players continue working on the tactical aspects of their game, with many repetitions of match situations, starting with drills, continuing with rallies and trying to apply them both in matches.
We start to focus on the physical and mental pillars, given that the players’ growth in the past stages has been significant. Now, the competition reaches a level where the physical and mental development of the players is becoming more consistent.
Private tennis sessions 5h. / week
At this stage, players can start competing against oponents of any level. We work on developing the play pattern that will allow the players to compete using their tools effectively.
Emphasis is being placed on the mental side of the game, on how to control emotions, overcome dificulties and deal with adversity during a match.