The Barcelona Tennis Academy Sanchez-Casal is often referred to as the "forge of tennis stars" - both for Spain and for the whole world. Among the graduates of the Academy are many star players, world and Olympic champions, for example Svetlana Kuznetsova and Elena Bovina.
The Academy was founded by Emilio Sanchez, one of the best tennis players of the 80s, captain of the national team at the Davis Cup, and his colleague Sergio Kasal. Sanchez-Casal Barcelona is one of the most famous tennis schools in the world: it has its own unique training program, presented in several versions of the course (including combined training with the passing of classes in a private American school).
The Academy is supported by many large and well-known sponsors, which allows students to offer discounts and scholarships for training: