Emirates Tennis Academy

We Create Fun, We Create Health, We Create World-Class Tennis

FUN

We want you to have fun. For any age or skill level, we’ll have activities and training suited for you

HEALTH

Our highly trained coaches and wide range of venues are the perfect way to get and stay in shape

CHAMPIONS

We develop the best players because we coach the best way. Come see for yourself. You’ll like what you see

HOW CAN EMIRATES TENNIS ACADEMY HELP YOU?

DYNAMIC Training Programs
a PASSION for Tennis 
The same EXPERTISE that develops 
 the UAE’s Top Ranked Players

 

JEAN FRANCOIS DANICAN

World Class Pedigree

Emirates Tennis Academy was established in 2007 behind Jean-Francois Danican’s extensive playing success and world class coaching pedigree.  Under Francois, our highly selective training programs and our incredible coaches deliver comprehensive and personalized instruction to all players committed to their tennis development.

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PLAYING

Ranked in the top 10 in the US in his playing days, 

COACHING

Francois’s coaching skills come from the famous Harry Hopman school  

TRAINING PROGRAMS

We strive to help every player learn or master the game of tennis through dynamic and methodic training within a fun, competitive, and welcoming atmosphere.

Juniors

From building a foundation, to refining skills, to competing in tournaments, we strive to make tennis a fun and rewarding learning experience for kids of all ages

Adults

Whether you want to get in shape in a fun social way or develop your skills for competition, we have programs for all skill levels in both individual or group classes

Ladies’ Mornings

Our coaches are available daily from early morning whatever the level. Learn tennis or improve your skills in a very fun, friendly and social atmosphere.

OUR ILLUSTRIOUS ALUMNI

A Proven Track Record

Meet just a few of our proudest success stories including 

AMIRVALA MADANCHI

The #1 Ranked Men’s player in Dubai for the last 11 years, Amirvala also represents Iran in the Davis Cup

ALEXEI POPYRIN

Alexei Popyrin (right) ranked as the #2 Junior in the world after winning the French Open Juniors Championship at Roland Garros in 2017

Our Notable Alumni

Sheikh Saeed & French Vice Consul Mayer

Sheikh Saeed Hasher al Maktoum and French Vice Consul Emmanuel Mayer enjoying a game of tennis in Silicon Oasis

Alexei Popyrin at Roland Garros

Alexei Popyrin ranked as the #2 Junior in the world after winning the French Open Juniors Championship at Roland Garros in 2017

Omar & Amir at the Dubai Open

Francois players ranked 1 & 2 in Dubai were highly ranked in the ITF junior circuit. ATP ranked players, they’re also the main players of their national team.

Our Coaches

We combine the Internationally recognized French Progressive Tennis System (FFT) with the Harry Hopman method to develop the technical, tactical, mental, and physical skills of the players

Jean Francois

Founder

Coach Nabil

Tennis Director

Coach Ahmed

Al Barsha Head Coach

Coach Asamoah

Tennis/Aerobics VISS

Coach Salman

Al Nahda Park

Coach Henry

Silicon Oasis

Coach Fuad

High Performance – Al Barsha Pond Park

Coach Ramu

Al Salam Coach

Coach Yves

Satwa Head Coach

Coach Segun

Mirdif

Coach Bobby

Al Nahda

Coach Michael

Silicon Oasis Head Coach

Venues

Located strategically across Dubai, Sharjah, and Ras Al Khaimah, you don’t have to go far to find a place to play

SAFA PARK TENNIS COURTS
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AL BARSHA POND PARK COURTS
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SILICON OASIS TENNIS COURTS
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SATWA PARK TENNIS COURTS
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MIRDIF PARK TENNIS COURTS
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AL NAHDA POND PARK COURTS
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VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF SHARJAH
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WALDORF ASTORIA COURTS – RAK
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AL SALAM  PRIVATE SCHOOL TENNIS COURTS
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Tennis is what we do best

We develop the best players because we coach the best way

Call us – You won’t be disappointed

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