Training Weeks at Mouratoglou Academy

The European Tennis Federation and the Mouratoglou Academy are offering extraordinary talents (boys or girls aged 12, 14 or 16 & Under) from emerging nations (Tier 1 Development countries) a special Training Week including accommodation and full board. Weeks available from: today until 31st March and from 1st October until 31st March 2023. 

The famous academy is located in the heart of the French Rivera (20 minutes from airport Nice) and is the first and only academy to be officially endorsed by Tennis Europe. It offers 12-hectares of sport paradise, including 34 tennis courts, 4 padel courts, 4 swimming pools, a 4-star hotel, a spa, a country club, 2 fitness centres and an innovative sports medicine centre. Players like Stefanos Tsitsipas, Coco Gauff, Holger Rune and Brenda and Linda Fruhvirtova train at the Mouratoglou Academy, under the mentorship of founder and owner Patrick Mouratoglou. Daniil Medvedev and 23-time Grand Slam Champion Serena Williams also use the Academy to prepare for tournaments.

Tennis Europe offers 8 Training weeks per year. The eligible nations are Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Georgia, Kosovo, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Turkey.

2022 Training Week Recipients

Gresi Bajri (ALB)
Mikael Avanesyan (ARM)
Elvin Hashimov (AZE)
Elizara Yaneva (BUL)
Unik Ramadani (KOS)
Ilie Cazac (MDA)
Amar Juseinovikj (MKD)
Kerem Yilmaz (TUR)

How to apply

Sporting Directors or General Secretaries can apply on behalf of the biggest talent in their country (maximum one week and one player per nation possible).

Please find the application form here. Applications should be sent to maciejs@tenniseurope.org.  

A Tennis Europe selection committee will allocate the 8 places, and plans to ensure an equal number of training weeks for boys and girls.

Players must be:

  • in good standing with the Federation;
  • seen by the national Sporting Director as having great potential;
  • be among the top five players of their nation (in age group)