JOÃO CUNHA E SILVA – GENERAL MANAGER AND COACH OF THE COMPETITION TEAM
AS A COACH:
With Frederico Gil:
– In 2003 in Under18, “Banana Bowl” finalist (São Paulo, Brazil), 1/8 finalist in Wimbledon and ¼ finalist in “Orange Bowl” (Miami, EUA), finishing the year as 10th ITF.
– 3 times Nacional Champion (2004, 2006 and 2008).
– Estoril Open finalist and ¼ final of ATP 1.000 of Monte- Carlo.
With Rui Machado:
– From 740 to 102 ATP ranking.
With Pedro Sousa:
– From 1.020 to 384 ATP ranking.
With Catarina Ferreira:
– From 1.100 to 440 WTA.
With Bárbara Luz:
– Until Top 500 WTA.
RESPONSIBLE FOR THE STANDARD LEVEL AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF ADULTS AND YOUNG PLAYERS
Former professional player.
Level 1 course of the Portuguese
JORGE ANDRÉ FÉLIX
DEGREE in PHYSICAL EDUCATION, SPECIALIZED in EXERCISE AND HEALTH at FMH, Lisbon
POST- GRADUATION in EXERCISE and HEALTH
CERTIFIED STRENGTH and CONDITIONING SPECIALIST at NSCA USA
EXERCISE TRAINER Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization, at REHABILITATION SCHOOL in Prague
Experience in competition training both at individual and team level.
Since 2017 leading programs of rehabilitation and injury prevention, based on movement correction with Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization methodology for tennis players.
Experience and technical knowledge acquired while working with individual and sport teams at high level of performance.
Experience and high level of technical knowledge. Good communication skills with athletes and family. Teamwork. Driving to implement a transversal concept of Movement Quality, with drastic improvements in static and dynamic posture, technical stability, better performance and non-traumatic injury prevention.
RESPONSIBLE FOR FUTURES GROUP
Degree in Clinical Psychology from ISPA ; Accreditation in ” Effective Performer Conversations ” ; Certified “Coaching Individuals, Teams and Organizations ” and ” Situational Leadership and Behavioral Management Teams ” – Center for Leadership Studies ; Specialization in “Coaching Deportivo ” TISOC Barcelona ; Psychologist and Coach of the Sports Medicine Centre of Lisbon.
Degree in Physiotherapy from Universidade Atlântica;
Degree in Nutrition from Instituto Superior de Ciências da Saúde Egas Moniz; Functional Nutrition from Instituto Brasileiro de Nutrição Funcional; Sports Nutrition from WellX ProSchool; Coaching and Team Management with Dra. Isabel Santos.