Rafa Nadal Academy Champions Padel with State-of-the-Art Facilities

June 27, 2024

The Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar, renowned for its excellence in developing young tennis players, is now making significant strides in promoting padel. With 17 padel courts, the academy is becoming a premier destination for padel enthusiasts, offering top-tier training programs and hosting prestigious events.

Located in Mallorca, Spain, the Rafa Nadal Academy now integrates padel tennis into its comprehensive sports curriculum. Since its inception in 2016, the academy has been recognized for its superior training facilities and programs, which now include padel. The academy boasts 10 outdoor padel courts and 7 covered courts, providing year-round training opportunities for both adults and children.

The academy’s padel training programs are designed to cater to all skill levels, from beginners to professional players. These programs leverage the academy’s state-of-the-art facilities, which are complemented by cutting-edge lodging, diverse dining options, innovative health and wellness spaces, and a modern exercise center. This holistic approach ensures that players receive the best training and support to excel in their sport.

The Rafa Nadal Academy is not just a training ground but also a hub for major padel events. The academy has previously hosted several notable competitions, including a World Padel Tour Challenger event. Recently, the academy’s own team, Rafa Nadal Academy Team Powered by Richard Mille, participated in the Hexagon Cup. The team, featuring players like Lex Ruiz and Franco Stupaczuk, advanced to the men’s final and secured third place in the general classification.

The academy is home to professional players such as Patricia Martinez, who benefit from the world-class training environment. The inclusion of padel in the academy’s curriculum underscores its commitment to nurturing talent in various racquet sports. Additionally, the academy fosters a vibrant community through its numerous recreational and educational facilities, including the Rafa Nadal School and the Rafa Nadal Museum.

With its advanced facilities and comprehensive training programs, the Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar is setting new standards in the world of padel. The academy’s commitment to excellence and its holistic approach to sports education make it a top choice for padel players aiming to reach new heights in their athletic careers.

For more information about the Rafa Nadal Academy and its padel programs, visit their official website.

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