Under the direction of Lorenzo Martínez, the Director of Tennis and Leisure, the highly qualified multilingual coaching team offers a comprehensive, personalised and professional service for individuals, teams and clubs. This is one of the largest coaching teams in Europe with over 20 teaching professionals employed throughout the year.
Tennis instruction is taken very seriously, so you are sure to notice the benefits to your game while having a fun and rewarding coaching session every time.
Director of Coaching
Date of birth: 4th July 1973
Joined La Manga Club: 1997
Coached: Has coached extensively throughout the globe, including Germany, Hong Kong, South Africa, Portugal and UK. Has developed and run the La Manga Club Tennis Academies since 1997.
Played: Played national tennis in the UK, German league tennis and German satellite tournaments.
Date of birth: 3rd May 1972
Joined La Manga Club: 1998
Coached: Has coached in Florida and around the region in Murcia, Alicante and Elche. Highly qualified in the Spanish National Tennis Federation as 'Entrenador de Tenis'.
Played: Played Spanish satellite tournaments and winner of regional tournaments.
Date of birth: 27th December 1970
Joined La Manga Club: 1998
Coached: Has coached since 1990 in and around the region in Cartagena and San Javier. Qualified through the Spanish National Tennis Federation.
Played: Played in the Murcian regional squad and winner of regional tournaments.
Date of birth: 21st November 1978
Joined La Manga Club: 2000
Coached: Has coached in Murcia with the Spanish Tennis Federation in Murcia after leaving the playing circuit.
Played: Reaching an ATP world singles ranking of 520. Played and trained at Luis Bruguera's camp in Barcelona for six years. Winner of Futures circuit events in Turkey and Croatia.
During the summer, the resident pros are joined by fully qualified coaches from across Europe, which means that the pro-to-student ratio is always one coach to six students or better.
The Tennis and Leisure Centre - with computer assisted tennis teaching systems - is located behind La Plaza, with easy access on foot or by car. You can find 28 floodlit courts consisting of fourteen clay courts, four astro-turf and four green set courts and an all encompassing the excellent Tennis Academy, 2 Paddle tennis courts, a practice wall, 2 squash courts, a bowling green, spa (jacuzzi and sauna), gym, beauty salon and a swimming pool.
At the Tennis Centre you can also find an excellent club house, as well as a pro-shop and a snack bar (Tie Break), the Fiesta Mini Club, where children of all ages enjoy games and outdoor activities throughout the hotter months of the year and when it is cold there are indoor activities provided.
In addition to arranging your La Manga Club accommodation, we are happy to assist with booking your tennis in advance and recommend that you pre book, especially in high season. After your accommodation has been confirmed by us, please contact us with your preferred times and dates.