How do I begin the application/admissions process for tennis classes?
You can call us on 00971508702199 or email us to firstname.lastname@example.org with the request that you have and we will schedule a free assessment with one of our professional tennis coaches to give you the best suitable tennis training program for your child or yourself. Assessments are only for the inquiries for the tennis group lessons, for the private tennis lessons there is no need for an assessment.
Who is the ATA Full-Time Tennis Program For?
Full time tennis program is created for the tennis players who want to become a professional tennis player or get ready for the college tennis tournaments.
Do you provide accomodation for full-time tennis students?
We have cooperated prices with the Arabian Park hotel right opposite of our academy (just crossing the street 10 metres). If you are looking for an apartment or more luxuries stay we will help to find the best suitable place for your stay.
Are The Tennis Programs at FTTA only designed for students pursuing a career on a professional level??
We have classes for all ages and levels. Our goal is to help any kid or adult that want to learn for the first time or people that want to pursue to the professional level.
How are physical injuries and medical illnesses handled at FTTA? What medical assistance is offered?
Our academy can provide with physiotherapist and also a sports doctor. All these services are at an additional cost.
What makes the Ferrer Timotic Tennis Academy unique amongst the other tennis academies in Dubai?
Our academy is run and owned by the people who have achieved high levels in their professional tennis career. We have played with the top tennis players e.g. Novak Djokovic, Ana Ivanovic, Andy Roddick, Dinara Safina, Flavia Pennetta, Janko Tipsarevic, Borna Coric, Ivan Dodig, Juan Monaco etc…
We bring more than 30 years of experience in coaching and professional tennis. We are always there to give our advice and help everyone to achieve their goals.
What is Mental Conditioning and how can it help players in tennis?
Mental conditioning is one of the most important things in tennis. Most of the professional tennis players are having a sports psychologist that is helping them to overcome their fears and pressure during the important matches and points. Being mentally strong will for sure help you to improve your tennis and achieve your goals.
Do tennis students at FTTA need to bring their own Racket?
We can provide a suitable racket for every student, and also if they are willing to purchase a racket we will suggest and help them to find the right one.
What shall the students bring with them?
Sports clothes, sports shoes preferable tennis shoes, bottle of water and a good energy for practice.
1. A drink or at least a drink container is vital. We have a drinking container available
2. Some players will also bring a snack for our mid-session break. For our school break camps we provide with snack (cookies, bananas, croissants etc..)
4. Sun cream and a sun hat – Sun cream is very important and hat a must
5. Appropriate sports clothing
6. Non-Marking trainers – Preferable tennis shoes if not the non marking running shoes
What health benefits does tennis have?
Tennis improves technical and social skills, enhances physical fitness, strengthens mental fitness. Reduces risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke, cancer etc…
Assists weight lose, increases metabolism, improves muscle mass.
FAQs For Junior Tennis Players in Dubai
What should the children wear?
They should wear tennis or sports clothes and shoes.
Does FTTA provide drinks and snacks?
We have a water dispense.
Does FTTA provide sun cream to the students?
How are the children grouped?
Children are grouped by the age and level. For the group lessons we do a free assessment and then we select the right group for your child.
What happens if a child is worried that he won’t know anyone at the academy?
The coaches are aware that some children are shy and may not know any of the other children. We begin each tennis training session with a warm-up encouraging the students to socialize with each other and get to know one another.
Is tennis a safe sport for children?
Yes tennis is safe sport, and your child is safe on the tennis court as we take care about the safety.
Do parents have to stay with the children during the tennis training session?
It’s up to you. Most parents usually stay for sometime on the first day/session, but you’re welcome to stay longer if they wish to do so. We encourage parents to spend at least some time watching to get a feel for their child’s improvement and to show their support!
How can the parents assess the progress of their children? How do the parents know their child is ready to move up to the next level?
At FTTA, the professional tennis coaches will always give their feed back about the improvement and they will accordingly guide you to the next step,
Is my child ready to play tournaments?
Every parent wants their child to succeed, and for most people their view of success is in their ability to compete against other players. This way the parents can determine where their child stands. Tennis is one of the most difficult sports to master, and this is due to a tremendous amount of speed, agility and hand and eye coordination that is an essential skill to master. Therefore it takes time until a child is ready to compete against the professional tennis players.