Jessica Palma

Coach

Venezuela

PLAYING BACKGROUND:

Jessica Palma was a high performance, ranked no. 1 in the U12, U14 and U16 in Venezuela and was recognized as ‘player of the year’.

  • Jessica was a no.1 junior in Venezuela in U12, U14 and U16 girls category
  • She represented Venezuela in the South America Cup, finishing as runner-up
  • She achieved the no.1 ranking in COSAT U16 Girls singles and no.2 in doubles
  • Fed Cup player

COACHING BACKGROUND:

Jessica has 10 years of experience as a tennis coach, across both recreational and performance playrs.

  • National Field Tennis Coach Level 1
  • Basic Course of Field Referees (Bronze FVT)
  • National Updating Course for coaches and Assistant Course of coach and national tennis promoter
  • International Day of Updating “Analysis and Technical Improvements of a player through a simple biomechanic
  • International Update Day “Developing the School to High Performance
  • International Day of Updating “Technical-Tactical Training Key to Developing Players”
  • Basic Course for itinerant arbiters and general referee
  • ITF level 1 and 2
  • ITF level 3 First Module (Planning, Methodology, Tactics and Periodization)
  • ITF level 3 Second Module (Biomechanics, Physical Preparation and Psychology in Tennis)
  • First Course of Preventive Bandage handling of Arctic and Muscular injuries

DATE OF BIRTH: 18 January 1989

COUNTRY: Venezuela

Completed studies: culminating the law degree at the Fermin Toro University

PLAYING STYLE: complete

FAVORITE PLAYER: Roger Federer

FAVORITE HOBBY: playing guitar and composing.

WHO I ADMIRE: Robert kiyosaki and Abraham Lincoln

LIKES: tennis, music, traveling and business.

DISLIKES: Badly educated people and the injustices.

IF I WASN’T A TENNIS COACH I WOULD BE: business woman

WHAT I DO ON MY DAY OFF: Read and watch videos

FAVORITE PHRASE: What you think you will be, what you feel will attract you, what you imagine you will create.

FAVORITE PLACE: Old Twon, Alexandria