Calling all junior padel players!

This year we are very happy to welcome Sandy Farquharson, to head up our coaching team. Sandy is one of our top British Players and most experienced padel coaches. Sandy qualified as a coach in Spain several years ago and has coached the UAE Padel Team for the last 5 years. His background in tennis was extensive, playing and then coaching on the ATP Tour, also working as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist for some of the top British tennis players.
We are very fortunate to have working along side Sandy for the upcoming Junior World Championships 2019, Mauricio Andrini and Carolina Prado as our Head Coaches.
The plan for players and parents, which will be directed by Sandy is as follows:
  • Communicate interest in the competition with your local club and/or coach.
  • Local Club will provide a shortlist of potential players by the end of August 2019.
  • We recommend competing/attending any or all of the following:
    1. Fulham Junior British Tour (29/30 June)
    2. Stratford British Tour (5/6 July)
    3. Redwood National Championships in Bushey (12-14 July)
    4. Training and Trial Day at David Lloyd Bushey (12 July, time TBC) – Contact Sandy.
    5. Training and Trial Weekend (7 & 8 September) – location TBC, in Greater London area.
  • Team Selection made the following week (mid September) and all details of the trip will be confirmed.
  • Junior World Championships 14-20th October in Spain (Castellon).
Please continue to send correspondence to our main email address (padel@lta.org.uk), however all enquiries relating to juniors will be forwarded directly to Sandy if you are based in the UK and to Mauri Andrini if you are based in Spain.
If you need assistance contacting your local coach/club or do not know who is the relevant person, you can contact Sandy directly by email: sandy@thepadelschool.com.
Thank you and if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch!