USPA Opens Selection for US National Junior Padel Team

June 20, 2024

The United States Padel Association (USPA) is excited to announce the selection process for the US National Junior Padel Team, set to compete in the prestigious Pan American Championships from September 17th to 21st in Aguascalientes, Mexico. This platform has been a launching pad for many sports stars, and we are eager to see our young talent shine on this international stage.

Junior players across the United States who aspire to represent their country are encouraged to apply. This is a remarkable opportunity to be part of the rapidly growing padel community in the US and to compete against top talents from around the Americas.

We are proud to introduce Jaume and Lorena Rouillon as the coaches for the US National Junior Team. With their extensive experience in developing junior talent, they have built one of the largest junior padel programs in the country. Jaume and Lorena are dedicated to inspiring our young players to reach new heights in their athletic careers.

Photo courtesy of Cliff Drysdale

“We are incredibly proud to be selected to coach the US National Junior Team and are excited to help continue the growth of US padel,” the Rouillons shared. “The Pan American Championships is a fantastic opportunity for our players to showcase their skills on an international stage and continue their development as athletes.”

This is not just about identifying talent; it’s about fostering a sense of community and passion for the sport. The dedication and hard work of our junior players, along with the support of their families, are crucial to the continued growth and success of padel in the US. Lorena emphasizes, “We look forward to seeing all our applicants’ enthusiasm and commitment.”

The US Junior Padel Team will include players in the U14, U16, and U18 age groups who hold US passports. The selection process will evaluate rankings, on-court performances, and feedback from coaches nationwide. Given the growth of junior padel in the USA, we encourage all eligible applicants to apply.

For more information and to apply for the US Junior Padel Team, click here. The deadline to submit all required information is June 30th.

The US Junior Padel Team will include players in the U14, U16, and U18 age groups who hold US passports. The selection process will evaluate rankings, on-court performances, and feedback from coaches nationwide. Given the growth of junior padel in the USA, we encourage all eligible applicants to apply.


For more information and to apply for the US Junior Padel Team, click here. The deadline to submit all required information is June 30th. And for all things padel, keep it here on The Padel Weekly!

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