About Us

About us

Rise Tennis Academy is committed to offering the best tennis training and coaching in Shanghai for all kind of ages and players.

All our tennis programs are designed by the Tennis Directors of  Rise Tennis Academy, within them, they have more than 15 years of tennis experience from the best tennis academies in the world located in Spain, Portugal, China…

In Rise Tennis Academy the players will have access to nutritional advice by doctors, video analysis, individual lesson plan, the best and latest tennis tools and material to a faster development and continuous tournaments for a complete tennis service and experience.

Rise Tennis Academy is dedicated to offering you professional guidance and coaching to develop your tennis and personal growth through professional tennis coaches.







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Position: Co-Founder & Tennis Director

Nationality: Portuguese
Languages spoken: Portuguese / English / Spanish / French

Co-Founder and Tennis Director of Rise tennis academy, have a BSc Physical Education and School Sports degree by the Portuguese “ Faculdade de Educação Fisica e Desporto – Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias” with specialization in Tennis, the Tennis Coach Level 2 degree by the Portuguese Tennis Federation and the Professional Tennis Coach Advanced Pro Level 2 by ATPCA.

Coaching for more than 10 years, started coaching with 18 years old as a part-time in WPT tennis club back in Portugal, the same club that he represented as a player in national competitions from 6 years old. In this 10 years have roles of tennis coach, high-performance coach, head coach, tennis manager and director, tennis camps coach, coordinator, and director, tennis programs developer, traveling coach, tournaments director, and presenter for coaching education in 5 countries and 3 different continents including Europe, Africa and Asia. Versatile coach able to manage players from the youngest to the oldest players and all levels with more than 500 different players in is background.

Strong believer that education is the key to a better world society did volunteer work in Africa Madagascar fundraising and building a school in one of the poorest countries in the world and believe in tennis as a sport that help kids to raise with good values, ethics and character for life, helping in school results and future work performances.


Success lies in a consistent pursuit. We insist on developing the best out of our players regardless of their age, level or ambition. This applies to scenarios both on and off the court and will exert prolonged impact on the players.

The primary task of Rise Tennis Academy is to support and guide players of different age, level and goal, and to help them to improve in every area as also promote their tennis and personal growth.

To achieve these goals, the academy has been working on providing the high-quality tennis education and teaching environment insisting on helping the players to reach their goals and build their confidence both on and off court.


In Rise Tennis Academy the growth of good values is a big part of our training methodology. Is important that the players rise with this values helping at school performance and becoming better adults in the future.

The core values of Rise Tennis Academy is to inspire human virtues through sports.Values such as hard work, discipline, overcoming adversity, honesty, friendship, commitment, humility and respect, amongst others, are synonymous with the Academy and are the pillars on which we base the education, training and overall development of players.


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