Hosting Better Tennis Vienna

Last week, the RA Tennis Academy had the immense pleasure of hosting Martin Bartosch and his talented junior team from Better Tennis in Vienna. Their visit turned out to be an unforgettable experience filled with rigorous training, high-quality sparring matches, and an inspiring visit from a prominent figure in tennis.

Arrival and Training at RA Tennis Academy

Martin Bartosch and his team arrived with a clear goal: to utilize our state-of-the-art facilities to elevate their game. The RA Tennis Academy provided the perfect environment for these young athletes to hone their skills. From the moment they set foot on our grounds, the energy and determination were palpable.

Throughout the week, the juniors from Better Tennis engaged in intensive training sessions under the guidance of their dedicated coaches. Our facilities, which include top-notch courts and comfortable accommodations, ensured that the team had everything they needed to focus solely on their development.

Tournament at the Rafa Nadal Academy

In addition to their training at the RA Tennis Academy, Martin Bartosch's team participated in a tournament organized by Global Tennis at the renowned Rafa Nadal Academy. This tournament presented a fantastic opportunity for the young athletes to test their skills in a competitive environment and gain valuable match experience.

The tournament was a resounding success, showcasing the high level of talent and dedication among the junior players. Competing at such a prestigious venue added an extra layer of excitement and motivation for the team.

Sparring Matches with RA Tennis Academy

One of the highlights of the visit was the series of sparring matches between the players from Better Tennis and our own students from the RA Tennis Academy. These matches were not just an opportunity for friendly competition but also a valuable learning experience for all involved. The young athletes displayed remarkable talent and sportsmanship, pushing each other to new heights with every rally.

The sparring sessions allowed players to test their skills against different styles and strategies, fostering an environment of mutual growth and camaraderie. It was evident that both teams benefited greatly from this exchange, gaining insights and experiences that will undoubtedly contribute to their future successes on the court.

A Special Visit from Wolfgang Thiem

As if the week wasn't already special enough, we were honored by a visit from Wolfgang Thiem, the father of Dominic Thiem, Austria's tennis star and former world number three. Wolfgang Thiem's presence added a layer of inspiration and prestige to the event. His insights and experiences in guiding a player to the top of the ATP rankings were invaluable to both the players and coaches.

Wolfgang Thiem took the time to interact with the young athletes, and the opportunity for a quick photo to close his visit.

A Heartfelt Thank You

We extend our deepest gratitude to Martin Bartosch and his staff for choosing the RA Tennis Academy as their training destination. Their professionalism, dedication, and enthusiasm made the week a resounding success. It was a privilege to host such a talented group and to witness firsthand the hard work and commitment that goes into nurturing the next generation of tennis stars.

We look forward to future collaborations and wish the Better Tennis team all the best in their upcoming tournaments. The doors of the RA Tennis Academy will always be open to friends and partners who share our passion for excellence in tennis.

Here's to more such enriching experiences and the continued growth of young talents in the world of tennis!