BTT TENNIS ACADEMY is a high performance center situated in the facilities of the Club Esportiu Valldoreix in the town of Valldoreix near Barcelona. The main goal is an integral preparation of tennis players of all standards and ages searching its maximum human and sports development.
Founded in 2004 by Francis Roig, Alvaro Margets and Jordi Vilaró, all three continue to direct and personally oversee the daily running of the BTT TENNIS ACADEMY, recently strengthened in 2011 by the incorporation of Alberto Riba who has brought to the academy all his high performance tennis experience previously acquired in his position as Managing Director of the Spanish Tennis Federation. In 2017 Leo Azevedo, a Brazilian coach with great experience and who has worked in the development programs of the USTA also joined the academy.
BTT TENNIS ACADEMY is focused on ensuring that all their student-players particular individual needs are satisfied with customized training programs. Alberto Costa, Alex Corretja, Feliciano López, Fernando Verdasco, Marcel Granollers, Tommy Robredo, Teimuraz Gabashvili and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova are just some examples of top international players that have all put their trust in our Academy over many years.
Noteworthy is the case of Portuguese player Joao Sousa who joined the BTT Tennis Academy at age 15 and continues training at the academy. During all this time he has evolved as a tennis player and as a person under the direction of the technical team of BTT. He has managed to establish himself among the 50 best players in the world, reaching his best ranking, 28 ATP, in 2016.
In BTT TENNIS ACADEMY each player is a project and as proof of this, personalized attention is provided for each student with a maximum of two players per coach and court, one of the aspects which best defines the quality of our highly individual coaching programmes.