Opal Towers 7th Floor
Business Way, Dubai
Operations Manager, Specialized Padel Coach, Senior Coach, Recreational Stream
Fredy of Spain has been a senior coach with Tennis 360 since 2015, and has over 17 years’ experience coaching tennis and padel tennis with a focus on beginners and intermediates. He is a qualified ITF Coach Level 2, including a degree in Business Administration (University of EAN, Colombia), a post-graduate degree in Marketing (PompeuFabra University, Spain) and a Masters in Teaching, Training and Management of Tennis (Valencia International University, Spain).
In mid-2017, Fredy’s methodical and organized skills with an eye to details made him a natural candidate to transition to daily operations, on and off court, to further enhance our commitment to quality service.
DATE OF BIRTH: 12 March 1978
COUNTRY: Colombia / Spain
LANGUAGES SPOKEN: Spanish, Catalan & English
STYLE OF PLAY: Baseliner
FAVOURITE PLAYER: Andre Agassi
WHO I’D MOST LIKE TO COACH: Martina Hingis
THE MOST RECOGNISED PERSON I’VE PLAYED WITH: Sloan Stevens WTA player
LIKE: Travelling, food, and wine
DISLIKE: Uncivilised behaviour
FAVOURITE PLACE: Barcelona
FAVOURITE QUOTES: “Your most important asset is your mind, regardless of how you make a living.” and “You have to BE before you can DO and DO before you can HAVE”
STRANGE ITEM IN BAG: Deodorant always!
MY INSPIRATION: My father
IF I WERE NOT A COACH: I would be a business man
WHAT I DO ON MY REST DAY: Go to the beach
WHO I’D LIKE TO PLAY ME IN A MOVIE : Santiago Segura, Spanish movie director