The tennis academy Nick Bollettieri founded in 1978 became internationally renowned for producing such tennis legends as Andre Agassi, Monica Seles, Jim Courier, Kei Nishikori, and countless others. Though now part of the multi-sport IMG Academy, the training facility Bollettieri created—and continue to be a part of—continues, attracting an international contingebnt of aspiring juniors hoping to find their own path to stardomw—or, failing that, to a college scholarship.
There are two aspects to the junior program: a year-round live-in academy, whose students combine training with on-site academic studies; and a drop-in program to train from a single day to a week or more, either as a boarding student staying in the academy residence halls and dining in the student dining room, or as a non-boarding student staying elsewhere. Whatever the option chosen, the basic approach combines sports-specific training with fitness training and mental toughness. to training is the same. It begins with the biomechanical aspects of strokes, From there motivated campers ages 11 and up can optionally add on strength and power, speed, nutrition, mental conditioning, and other options.
IMG Academy Youth Tennis Camps
5500 34th St. W.
Bradenton, FL 34210